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Catch the Seven Hills Symphony Orchestra With Your WOO Card

Thursday, February 13, 2014

 

The weekend is fast approaching, and GoLocalWorcester brings you the best places to use your WOO Card around town for discounts and WOO Points.

Help your friends and family get in on the act as well. WOO Cards make great gifts! Share discounts and special offers at more than sixty area cultural destinations, restaurants, hotels, retailers, transportation providers and more! Best of all–WOO Cards NEVER expire!

Use the coupon code 'GLW' to save $5 off the online purchase of a WOO Card today. Click here to purchase your own.

Friday, February 14th

Seven Hills Symphony Orchestra concert at UMass Medical Lazare Research Building
364 Plantation Street, Worcester
Free snack at intermission with your WOO Card
Treat your sweetie to the Seven Hills Symphony's Winter (Valentine's Day) Concert, featuring an all Romantic program including Dvorak's Cello Concerto, Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1, Sleeping Beauty Waltz by Tchaikovsky, the Love Music from "Boris Gudinov" by Mussorgsky and more. Admission is free.

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Friday, February 14th & Saturday, February 15th

Rabbit Hole on stage at Worcester County Light Opera
21 Grandview Avenue, Worcester
$2 off tickets with your WOO Card
2007 Pulitzer Prize Award Winning Drama about a couple who has everything a family could want until a life-shattering accident turns their world upside-down and leaves them drifting perilously apart, charting their bittersweet search for comfort in the darkest of places and for a path that will lead them back into the light of day.

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Saturday, February 15th–Monday, February 17th  

President’s Day Weekend at Old Sturbridge Village
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road, Sturbridge
$5 off adult daytime admission with WOO Card
Early New Englanders celebrated George Washington’s birthday with enthusiasm and vigor: dancing, Washington cake, toasts -- the list goes on. Old Sturbridge Village recreates these spirited celebrations in a style that harkens back to the early 19th century. Visitors can participate in toasts to Washington’s life and legacy, learn about dancing etiquette at the Washington Birthday Ball, and if your name is George or Martha -- your admission is free!

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Saturday, February 15th

Alton Brown – Edible Inevitable Tour on stage at The Hanover Theatre
2 Southbridge Street, Worcester
10% off tickets with WOO Card
For the first time on a live tour, Alton Brown brings his brand of quirky humor and culinary-science antics to the stage. The two-hour show is a unique blend of stand up comedy, food experimentation, talk show antics, multimedia lecture, and, for the first time...live music. Audience interaction is strictly enforced throughout the evening, though if you’re called upon as a culinary assistant you’ll definitely want to take the lab coat Brown offers, as things tend to get messy!

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Weekends in Worcester…www.WorcesterMass.org/Culture

 

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315 Grove St, Worcester. 508-793-0900. www.jilliansworcester.com/

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89 Green St, Worcester. 508-363-1888. www.theluckydogmusichall.com

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The Hanover Theater

If you prefer a large and regal stage to a small lounge and Broadway tunes to rock, try the Hanover Theater. This venue hosts traveling shows as well as speakers—Rudy Giuliani, Tony Bennett, and Cirque Dreams Holidaze are all coming up in the next month.

2 Southbridge St, Worcester. 877-571-SHOW. www.thehanovertheatre.org

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JJ Sports Bar and Grill

Just outside of Worcester in Northboro, JJ’s hosts live music every Friday and Saturday and trivia every Tuesday and Thursday! Now that the World Series is over, there might not be as much to see, but JJ’s is also equipped with many HD televisions and a state-of-the-art sound system, so you can watch the game while you wait for the bands to play. 380 Southwest Cutoff, Northboro. 508-842-8420. www.jbag.biz.

 
 

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