Things To Do This Veterans Day Weekend


Posted: November 8, 2017

Fireplace Feast / Flickr: Allison Richards

November 10 -12, 2017

Here's your weekend roundup of things to do in Central Massachusetts! Mark your calendars for fireplace feasts, food trucks and craft beer, wine competitions, holiday shows, and more.

Nov. 10 / Free Kids Concert / Worcester

Birch Tree Bread Co. is hosting a Kids Sing and Play at Birch Tree Bread Co. sing and dance with Mr. Short. Join in for an all ages dance party and sing along!  +discover


Nov. 10 - 11 / Fireplace Feast / West Brookfield

Salem Cross Inn presents a special dining event as the Innkeepers at the Salem Cross Inn announce their series of 1700's style feasts, prepared on the open hearth of a great fieldstone fireplace +discover


Nov. 10 / Tree Farm Open House / Sutton

Check out what's new in the shop, while enjoying hot mulled cider, wine, and snacks. Find a few gifts or holiday decor before the holiday rush begins. +discover


Nov. 10 / Plant Nite / Worcester

Enjoy an evening with your friends at The Canal Restaurant and create a succulent planter with gold and silver accents - perfect for your holiday decor or a gift. Come early to enjoy a dinner special before the event. +discover


Nov. 10 / Veterans Day Concert / Worcester

Enjoy an evening of music, dedication and reflection in the beautiful setting of Union Station as we honor our Veterans and those currently serving in our Armed Forces & Services. +discover


Nov. 10 - 12 / Christmas Story Musical / Worcester

A Christmas Story, The Musical chronicles young and bespectacled Ralphie Parker as he schemes his way toward the holiday gift of his dreams. Chock-full of delightful songs and splashy production numbers, A Christmas Story has proudly taken its place as a perennial holiday classic for the whole family. +discover


Nov. 11 / Food Truck + Craft Beer / Princeton

The 2nd Annual Wachusett Ski Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival featuring 25+ local (and delicious) food trucks. Also enjoy some of the best regional and national craft beers. +discover 


Nov. 12 / Lock50 Wine Championship / Worcester

Wine Championship Competitors will square off to present the best representations of their chosen regions. 7 Rounds: As the Audience you not only get to taste the fine wines, you get to decide the victor! Light appetizers will be provided. +discover 


Nov. 11 - 12 / Bounty Thanksgiving Tradition / Sturbridge

Experience the traditions of an early 19th-century New England Thanksgiving at Old Sturbridge Village. Learn about 1830s dining etiquette and watch the men of the Village compete in a post-dinner target shoot. Smell the scents of roasted turkey and pies warming by the fire. Learn about Native American food traditions and customs and hear the minister talk about the true meaning of Thanksgiving in the Village's historic Center Meetinghouse. Learn how preparations were made for this holiday meal. +discover 


Nov. 12 / Bluegrass Brunch / Worcester

Set in a beautiful bistro, enjoy brunch, cocktails and Bluegrass music featuring a cast of Central Mass's greatest pickers, pluckers and singers providing the soundtrack for a fantastic brunch experience. +discover