WORCESTER – Living in or near the second largest city in New England leaves residents with no shortage of events to attend, activities to be entertained by, and food and drink to enjoy.
This month — May 2019 — Worcester has its hands full with loads of great events — from a pair of great shows at the Hanover Theater to nabbing a free comic book from That’s Entertainment, a beer and street food festival at Greater Good to a walk for the homeless at Elm Park, and another Glazy Susan pop-up to an early start to summer at Smokestack Urban BBQ!
Here’s ThisWeekinWorcester.com’s 10 great events happening in Worcester this month that we’re especially looking forward to:
Friday, May 3
What: Comedian Kevin James
Where: The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts – 2 Southbridge St., Worcester
When: 8 PM
Saturday, May 4
What: Free Comic Book Day
Where: That’s Entertainment – 244 Park Ave, Worcester
When: 10 AM to 8 PM
Where: Green Hill Park, Worcester
When: 12 PM to 5 PM
Saturday, May 11
Where: EcoTarium – 222 Harrington Way, Worcester
When: 10 AM to 5 PM
Where: Wormtown Brewery – 72 Shrewsbury St., Worcester
When: 12 PM to 7 Pm
Friday, May 17
Where: The Hanover Theatre & Conservatory for the Performing Arts – 2 Southbridge St., Worcester
When: 7:30 PM
Saturday, May 18
Where: Worcester Wares – 105 Commercial St. [Door 22 at the DCU Center], Worcester
When: 12 PM to 2 PM
Sunday, May 19
Where: Elm Park, Worcester
When: 2 PM to 5 PM
What: Summer Kick-off Party
Where: Smokestack Urban BBQ – 139 Green St., Worcester
When: 2 PM to 6 PM
Thursday, May 23
What: Brew & Street Food Fest
Where: Greater Good Imperial Brewing Company – 55 Millbrook St., Worcester
When: 6 PM
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