10 Cool Things to Do This Weekend


Worcester Restaurant Week

Worcester Restaurant Week allows people to sample food from a wide variety of Worcester's best restaurants without breaking the bank. Participating restaurants lower their prices and create a special menu, offering a three-course meal for only $24.16.

When: August 1 - August 13, 2016

Where: Various restaurants in Worcester Mass

Worcester Restaurant Week
Dog Days at The Farmer's Market

Dog Days at The Farmer's Market

Come celebrate man's best friend at the Douglas Farmer's Market! There will be vendors catering to all things dogs. Bring your well-behaved leashed bud to enjoy a day for the dogs.

When: Saturday at 9 AM 

Where: E. N. Jenckes Store, Main Street, Douglas, Massachusetts 

More Info: http://douglasfarmersmarket.org

Sunshine New England Music & Arts Festival

Amazing bands, a variety of artists and craftors, and plenty of kid's activities. James Montgomery is headlining. Tickets are only $20 with kids 12 and under free. Overnight camping is available with reservation.

When: Saturday Aug 6 at 10 AM 

Where: Spencer Fairgrounds, 48 Smithville Rd, Spencer, Mass

More Info: Sunshine New England

Sunshine New England Music & Arts Festival
Free Family Yoga on The Farm

Free Family Yoga on The Farm

FREE family yoga at the Turn Back Time farm in Paxton. Give yourself and your child the gift of increased body awareness, focus, flexibility, and strength. Adults and children ages 3+. RSVP through this event page

When: Saturday, Aug 6 from 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Where: Turn Back Time Farm, 250 Marshall Street, Paxton Mass

Earth Awareness Day

Come to the zoo for a day of learning and family fun! Exhibitors will set up in the zoo along with special presentations. Learn about endangered species, watch a presentation about birds of prey, speak to a beekeeper, and more! 

When: Saturday Aug 6 10 AM - 5 PM 

Where: Southwick's Zoo, 2 Southwick St., Mendon Mass

Earth Awareness Day
A Day of Blueberry Picking

A Day of Blueberry Picking

The blueberry fields are open for picking at Tougas Family Farm! 8 AM until the rips fruit is gone. Come early for the best picking. Also visit the farm store for homemade fudge, pints of blueberries, real fruit slushes, blueberry donuts, blueberry scones, coffee cake and pies, ice cream, and much more!

When: Saturday Aug 6 at 8 AM

Where: Tougas Family Farm, 234 Ball Street, Northborough, Mass 

Free Printmaking Workshop All Abilities

FREE workshop on non-toxic monoprint and drypoint techniques. View a short demonstration by the artist, then make and print your own artwork, choosing from a wide variety of available imagery, or use your imagination! Suitable for newcomers to the arts or seasoned printmakers looking to expand their repertoire.

When: Saturday Aug 6 12 PM - 2 PM 

Where: Worcester Pop Up, 20 Franklin St, Worcester Mass

More Info: Facebook Event Page

Free Printmaking Workshop All Abilities
Largest Military Re-Enactment in New England

Largest Military Re-Enactment in New England

Old Sturbridge Village is transformed into a military camp from the time of the War for Independence. See what it was really like for those who fought to win America's freedoms: mock battles, camp tours, soldier training demos, 18th century military clothing. Twilight encampment at 8 PM Saturday.

When: Aug 6 - Aug 7

Where: Old Sturbridge Village, 29 Stallion Hill Road, Sturbridge Mass

Bubble Blast LGBT Block Party

Bubbles, food, drinks, and outdoor dance floor! Airspray Worcester, LGBTQ community organization, is hosting an outdoor dance party from 5 PM - 2 AM. $5 to $10 cover (pay what you can). 21+

When: Saturday, Aug 6 from 5 PM - 2 AM

Where: MB Lounge, 40 Grafton Street, Worcester

More Info: Airspray Worcester Facebook Event Page

Bubble Blast LGBT Block Party
Trendy Shop Moving Party

Trendy Shop Moving Party

Seed to Stem is an exotic store that was located on Worcester's "Restaurant Row" on Shrewsbury Street. They're now moving to the Crompton Place building to complement the already cool shops that occupy that space. Enjoy hors d' oeuvres, mimosas and live music while purusing the shop. 

When: August 6 and 7 at 11 AM

Where: Seed to Stem, 138 Green Street Suite 1, Worcester

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