This Weekend in Central Mass: June 24-26


Posted: June 23, 2016

Sangria Social & Live Music, Hardwick Winery, Hardwick

Head over to the picturesque Hardwick Winery for their Sangria Socials this weekend. Grab a pitcher of Sangria (or a bottle of wine,) a charcuterie plate, and head out to the outdoor deck overlooking beautiful rolling hills while you enjoy free live music. While you're there, why not check out some of the surrounding attractions? More at: 12 Hours in Hardwick Mass.

WHEN: Saturday & Sunday 11 AM - 6 PM (Live music on Sat. from 2 PM - 4 PM)

WHERE: Hardwick Winery, 3305 Greenwich Rd., Hardwick 

Sangria Social & Live Music, Hardwick Winery, Hardwick
Strawberry Shortcake + Pony Rides, Sutton

Strawberry Shortcake + Pony Rides, Sutton

Celebrate National Dairy Month at Whittier Farms in Sutton Mass with $2 pony rides and delicious homeade strawberry shortcake for just $3 ($1.50 for kiddie size.) 

WHEN: June 25 1 PM - 2 PM 

WHERE: Whittier Farms, 90 Douglas Rd PO Box 455, Sutton, Massachusetts

MORE INFO: Get the details on the Facebook event page

Longsjo Classic Bike Race, Worcester

The Longsjo Classic is a community celebration of cycling, fitness, and health. Established in 1960 in memory of two-time Olympian and Fitchburg native Art Longsjo, we hope you and your family will join thousands of other cycling fans before and after your kids’ race to watch more than 700 professional racers compete. Who knows? Maybe you’ll be one of them someday. 

WHEN: June 25 from 3:30 PM - 8:30 PM

WHERE: Race starts at Worcester Common, Worcester Mass

MORE INFO: Get more details on the Longjso Classic race here.

Longsjo Classic Bike Race, Worcester
Barn Raising Bash, Paxton MA

Barn Raising Bash, Paxton MA

Eat, Drink and Be Giving!

First adult only event on the Turn Back Time farm in Paxton Mass! The farm hosts children's programs to help connect youth with nature. This event will help raise funds for their barn build.

The Milk Street Station Band will be performing so put on your dancing shoes! Food & Cash Bar, Games, Raffle and Silent Auction.

WHEN: June 25 6 PM - 9 PM

WHERE: Turn Back Time, 250 Marshall St, Paxton, Massachusetts 

TICKETS:  http://www.eventbee.com/v/tbtfarm/event?eid=162845844

Kids FREE This Weekend at Old Sturbridge Village, Sturbridge

Celebrate the start of summer and Old Sturbridge Village's 70th season with kids 17 and younger FREE on June 24, 25 and 26*!  Meet the newest baby lambs and calves on the farm, take a horse-drawn ride around the Village, explore the Quinebaug River aboard a pontoon boat, and more!

WHEN: Friday-Saturday-Sunday, June 24-25-26, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm.

WHERE: Old Sturbridge Village 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road Sturbridge, Mass

Kids FREE This Weekend at Old Sturbridge Village, Sturbridge
The Festival of Flying Discs, Maple Hill, Leicester

The Festival of Flying Discs, Maple Hill, Leicester

Bringing disc games and family fun together. Face painting, inflatables, family games, disc games, tie dyeing and more. All happening at the Vibram Open Pro Tour disc golf tournament, featuring the best disc golfers on the planet. Check out Maple Hill, rated as a top 10 course in the world or play a game yourself at one the the Central Mass Disc Golf courses.

WHEN: June 23 - 26

WHERE: Maple Hill Disc Golf 132 Marshall Sreet, Leicester, Mass

MORE INFO: http://www.vibramopen.com/

Massive Comic Con, DCU Center, Worcester

Comic and pop culture event comes to the DCU Center this weekend June 25 & 26. See your favorite comic book superheroes, actors from your favorite shows, and amazing to outrageous costumes. Actors like Olivia D'Abo from The Wonder Years, Ciara Hanna from Power Rangers, Peter Shinkoda from Marvel's Daredevil, and many more! Also - comic book and collectible vendors and artists, kids con, after hours events, cosplay groups, and movie cars! 

WHEN: June 25th & 26th // 10 AM to 6 PM

WHERE: DCU Center, 50 Foster Street, Worcester 

MORE INFO: MASSive Comic Con website

Massive Comic Con, DCU Center, Worcester
Big Dipper Ice Cream Fest, Worcester

Big Dipper Ice Cream Fest, Worcester

Last year there were over 40 flavors of ice cream to choose from! Bring the whole family for a fun filled day outdoors at Elm Park in Worcester Massachusetts. Not only will there be all-you-can-eat ice cream for only $5 for ages 10 & up, $2 for 4-9, and free for ages 3 and under – there will be entertainment and fun activities for kids, and kids-at-heart!

WHERE: Elm Park, Worcester MA

WHEN: June 25, 2016 from 10 AM – 5 PM

COST: $2 - $5

TOWNS
Douglas
Grafton
Hardwick
Worcester