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Halloween Fun for Families With Your WOO Card

Thursday, October 18, 2012


The weekend is fast approaching, and GoLocalWorcester has you covered with the best places to use your WOO Card over the next few days. A WOO Card is your ticket to great deals and reward points at events all around town, so be sure to bring yours with you, or sign up for one if you haven't already.

No matter what it is you like to do, there are always options when you WOO.

Friday, October 19th
J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan at All Saints Church
10 Irving Street , Worcester
A fun evening out for both children and adults with this showing of the classic 1924 silent
movie, which captures the original innocence of the story without glossing over its deeper meaning. Silent film specialist Peter Krasinski improvises on the famous All Saints organ.

Friday, October 19th
Sing-a-long Sound of Music at The Hanover Theatre
2 Southbridge Street, Worcester
Swipe your WOO Card for WOO points
Have you ever been to a film musical and had the uncontrollable urge to burst into song? Do you muse over the endless tailoring opportunities for chintz curtains? Have you always wondered what it would be like to wear a wimple? This is your chance to test your vocal range with several hundred other assorted nuns, Von Trapp family members and Julie Andrews look-a-likes.

Friday, October 19th
Music Worcester’s Gala Opening Night at Mechanics Hall
321 Main Street, Worcester
10% off two tickets and swipe for Double WOO points
Opening Night brings the most distinguished Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra to Worcester, with Antoni Wit on the conductor's podium and Yulianna Avdeeva, piano soloist. Program will include Lutoslawski's Little Suite, the Chopin Piano Concerto No.2 f minor and Dvorak's Symphony No.8 G Major.

Saturday, October 20th

24-Hour Comic Challenge at the Worcester Art Museum
55 Salisbury Street , Worcester
Swipe your WOO Card for WOO points
FREE annual event where artists around the world attempt to create 24 comic panels in 24 hours. Event begins at 9am, Oct 20, and ends at 9am, Oct 21.

Saturday, October 20th 
Great Pumpkin Fest at EcoTarium
222 Harrington Way , Worcester
No WOO discount for this event but swipe at front desk for WOO points.
A full day and evening of family-friendly Halloween fun with creative displays of hundreds of carved pumpkins (lit after dark), free hayrides and train rides, free digital planetarium shows, games and crafts, animal encounters, science tricks for Halloween, pumpkin-carving demonstration, and more!

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