Welcome to ThisWeekinWorcester.com’s Greatest Weekend EVER: Let us plan your weekend for you!
Every Saturday we will bring our readers a list of events and activities that will guarantee your weekend to be fun and will bring you to places in Worcester that you may have never thought to go to or have never heard of before.
Our staff has chosen ten fun things to do this weekend. If you have any other suggestions for the Greatest Weekend, please comment below or email us at [email protected].
Here’s this weekend’s – 10/21 & 10/22 – list! Enjoy!
Saturday, October 21
A brand new Festival for 2017! Taking the best from AppleFest, we’ve expanded the calendar to one more event by pulling out the OktoberFest theme! Enjoy German food, music, traditional dancing, beer, craft vendors, a farmers’ market, contests & more. HOURS: Saturday: 10am-4pm, Sunday: 10am-3pm.
Join us for an all-ages Halloween spectacular with more than 3,000 professionally carved pumpkins lit up in stunning displays, take a train ride on the Explorer Express Train presented by the Worcester Railers HC (additional ticket required, purchase at event), plus, enjoy traditional trick-or-treating, entertainment, and more. These striking pumpkin displays of dinosaurs, safari animals, and beautifully carved jack-o’-lanterns will captivate you as you stroll the EcoTarium’s gorgeous grounds.
Come check out the Coolest place in the Woo for Saturday Night Public Skating! Admission: $10.00 at the door
Rental Skates: $5.00 available at Profiler’s Edge Pro Shop
Worcester’s ONLY live talk show hosted by Shaun Connolly, sidekicked byDoug Guertin and one man backing banded by James Keyes. FEATURING: Comedian John Baglio (Boston Comedy Festival) Special Guests: Christopher Bullock (Just completed hiking the Appalachian Trail!), Tim Garvin (CEO and President of UnitedWay CM). PLUS a very special edition of The Roomie Wed Game!
We will be serving some traditional BBQ including Pork Ribs, Chicken Wings, pulled pork and pulled out beef. We will do a spin on BBQ inspired tacos with Pork Belly burnt ends! Mac n cheese, Crispy tots and Pit beans and other sides too. Come by and check us out.
Sunday, October 22
Join us on sunday October 22nd for our usual Sunday Brunch spiced up with a live acoustic performance by local artist Topher Brew.