Kick off Valentine’s Day with a Romantic Movie
Celebrating its 60th anniversary with special screenings at movie theaters across the country on February 12th and February 15th, watching the most romantic movie of all time, An Affair to Remember, will be a sure way to start the Valentine’s celebration in the right spirit.
Screening Location: Blackstone Valley 14 Cinema de Lux
Dates/Times: February 12th, 2017 at 2pm February 15th. 2017 at 2pm and 7pm
Price: $13.50 General Admission
Have a Culinary Adventure at Deadhorse Hill
Dinner and movie never gets old especially after watching a romantic classic like An Affair to Remember. deadhorse hill is celebrating Valentine’s Day for four nights starting on Monday, February 13th, 2017. As a new addition to the Worcester food scene, deadhorse hill is cultivating a little history in every dish. Skip the take out and order in at deadhorse hill for a culinary adventure.
Reservations: Call 774.420.7107
Location: 281 Main Street Worcester MA 01608
Discover Worcester's Romantic History
On Valentine’s Day, spend your day from morning to night enjoying every ounce of romantic culture in Worcester. Learn about Worcester’s involvement in the Valentine’s Day culture. While some credit Esther Howland as the Mother of the American Valentine, the Worcester Historical Museum digs deep to discover the truth behind Valentine’s Day in Worcester. In addition, the Worcester Historical Museum celebrates the Valentine’s Day tradition with a display of local children-designed, Valentine’s Day cards. Take a guided tour and embrace the Worcester history with the one you love.
Location: 30 Elm Street Worcester, MA
Times: Tuesday – Saturday 10am to 4pm
Price: Members – Free Children (18 years and under) – Free Adults - $5
Connect The Heart and Art
Art and love are one at the ArtDater event hosted by the Sprinkler Factory. With a mission to connect the heart with art on Valentine’s Day, this free event is about emotions, feelings and seeing what’s inside the heart – literally. As part of the event, there will be the official “Breaking of the Piñata Heart Ceremony,” encouraging art lovers to participate in the symbolic breaking of the heart to reveal what is inside. Beyond the heart-breaking ceremony, over 50 artists will display their work, with music by Future Tropicale Sound System and Valentine’s themed hors d’oeuvres.
Location: 38 Harlow Street Worcester, MA Time: 6pm – 9pm
Price: Free but a $10 donation is suggested
Romantic movies are always a great way to spend Valentine’s Day but when the movie is Chocolat, starring Johnny Depp and Juliette Binoche , and you have the opportunity to watch it in the gorgeous Mechanics Hall, the love radar is through the roof. Serving a la carte desserts from The Queen’s Cups and with a cash bar option, watching Chocolat, will leave you knowing one taste is all it takes.
Location: 321 Main Street Worcester, MA
Time: Doors open at 6:30pm and movie starts at 7pm. Price: $7 and $5 for Mechanic Hall Members
Valentine's Day Isn't Just Only for Couples!
Valentine’s Day is about celebrating your love but it’s also about finding love. There are thousands of singles out there looking for love and Luciano has it covered. Located in Union Station, Luciano’s is a venue with a 20’s theme, breathing live into the city’s history. This cocktail event is hosted by Eventology social experts, who will provide a unique and interactive experience.
Location: Union Station, Worcester, MA
Time: 7pm to 9:30pm Price: $25 – pre-registration required