We Love Summer in Worcester!
Posted: Jun 29, 2020

We Love Summer in Worcester!

Summer is officially here, and with Phase 2 of the Massachusetts Reopening Plan in full swing, we can now enjoy even more of the city’s great amenities. Show some love for Worcester by snapping a shot in your mask of how you're enjoying summer in the city, and be entered into our #WeLoveWorcester Contest with a grand prize of $1,000 cash! Let us help you plan your next outing with this summer bucket list:

#WeLoveWorcester Photo Contest
Posted: Jun 29, 2020

#WeLoveWorcester Photo Contest

Show us your Love️ for Worcester and win up to $1,000 CASH! Just submit a photo in your mask showing how you are supporting a Worcester business using the hashtag #WeLoveWorcester! Get all the contest details below:

Explore the Parks of Worcester
Posted: Jun 25, 2020

Explore the Parks of Worcester

Whether you are looking for a relaxing meditation by a feudal tower, games and recreation on a hillside, or a rigorous waterfall hike - the region has a destination to satisfy your needs. Lace up your hiking boots, grab your bathing suit, and dust off that fishing pole - here are eight local parks for you to explore. (Updated June 25, 2020.)

6 Camping Spots for a Refreshing Local Getaway
Posted: Jun 25, 2020

6 Camping Spots for a Refreshing Local Getaway

Imagine yourself enjoying all that nature has to offer: the light chirping of birds, the sweet scent of budding flowers, and a glistening cool lake. Camping is a classic family tradition that's perfect for the outdoor enthusiasts or those who want to kick back, relax and roast marshmallows over the campfire. With so many fun activities to partake in, such as hiking, fishing, and swimming, camping is a great way to spend your next summer adventure! Here are our favorite camping spots near Worcester. (Updated June 25, 2020.)

A Guide to Farms & Markets in Central Massachusetts
Posted: Jun 23, 2020

A Guide to Farms & Markets in Central Massachusetts

Summer is the season of fresh produce and there's no shortage in Central Mass. Support a local farmer by visiting one of the many farms in the region. There's no better feeling than knowing where your food comes from... and eating local certainly tastes delicious.

Your Summer BBQ Guide
Posted: May 13, 2020

Your Summer BBQ Guide

Although things may look a little different this year, you can still have fun this summer with your family and keep traditions alive. Central Massachusetts has everything you need for an epic backyard BBQ from farm-fresh meats to local produce and homemade rubs.

You Won't Believe These Hikes Exist in Central Mass.
Posted: May 11, 2020

You Won't Believe These Hikes Exist in Central Mass.

We understand that a long winter can take its toll on just about anyone. Here’s your chance to hit the trails and see another side of Central Mass.

How to Support Small Businesses While Self-Distancing
Posted: Apr 23, 2020

How to Support Small Businesses While Self-Distancing

COVID-19 has developed rapidly and many small businesses are at risk. Small businesses make our region special and your support during this difficult time will make a tremendous difference. Discover Central MA has put together a list of ways you can support your favorite small businesses while practicing "social-distancing." Check back often as this list will be updated on a daily basis. 

Shop Local in Worcester!
Posted: Apr 22, 2020

Shop Local in Worcester!

We’re all in this together! One of the reasons #WeLoveWorcester is for its unique small businesses. Get to know the small business owners in your neighborhood and let us know how you’re doing your part! Start with the list below and don’t forget to exlpore the many other wonderful establishments located throughout the city. Happy shopping!