5 Great Ways to Spend Your Weekend in Worcester

by | Aug 15, 2020 | Entertainment, Events, Headlines

Let the mid-August sunshine brighten up your weekend! Keep your summer spirits high and savor the warm weather. 

You’ll be smiling all weekend long as you participate in ThisWeekinWorcester.com’s list of events this weekend! Find some happiness all over the city while following social distancing guidelines. This weekend you can look forward to dancing away your Saturday or trying all kinds of new foods!


Spice up your weekend – with sauces that spice up your meals!

Add some heat to your schedules by attending Worcester Public Market’s hot sauce and olive oil tasting. This event is hosted by The Market Pantry at The Worcester Public Market and it will take place this Saturday at 11 AM. Everyone is welcome to enjoy an afternoon of tasting delicious sauces and learn interesting information about them. They will also be explaining the complexities of their hot sauces, barbecue sauces, and oils. 


Dance for joy!

Put on your cowboy boots and get ready for a night of social distanced fun!

This Saturday from 7 PM to 10 PM, ABL DanceSport Center in West Boylston will be teaching you how to line dance at their Social Dancing with Country Line Dance Lesson. The lesson will be instructed by Michelle Wright and it is restricted to 24 participants. All participants must follow social distance guidelines by maintaining a safe distance apart from others, bringing your own drinks, and dancing with only trusted partners. Tickets are $15 per person. 


Grab a bite at Redemption Rock Brewing this Saturday!

Stop by Redemption Rock Brewing this Saturday from 4 PM to 8 PM for a pop-up event you will not want to miss. Jaju Pierogi will be stationed outside the taproom to serve you their savory pierogies. For those who do not wish to dine in, you can also preorder frozen pierogies and pick them up at the pop-up event. 


Buy your furry best friend a treat!

Celebrate Crate and Howl’s Grand Opening this Saturday at the Worcester Public Market from 2 PM to 4 PM. Crate and Howl will be launching their party with giveaways and samples for you and your puppies!

There will be two exciting raffles for either a basket filled with dog goodies or a pupday box full of everything you will need for your pet’s birthday. Take home some samples from their Lord Jameson  and V-Dog collections for your pup and the first 20 customers will receive a pupcake made by Keeks with any purchase. Masks are required for all attendees and only service dogs are allowed at the public market. 


Enjoy fresh air, live music, and a scrumptious dinner!

Join Cyprian Keyes Golf Club this Sunday afternoon from 3 PM to 6 PM for their Summer Music Series. Take advantage of their outdoor dining and sit outside on the patio to listen to the talented duo, Brumbylon.

Brumbylon is a local musical talent comprised of Lisa and Brett Brumby, a married couple who appreciate classic rock. The Cyprian Keyes Golf Club recommends making a reservation ahead of time by calling to relax with great food and music. 



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Heather Cameron is a graduate of Worcester State University with a Bachelor's degree in English and Education and a Master's degree in English. She is an adaptable writer and has worked with multiple genres including literary analyses, book critiques, ethnographies, how-to-guides, and an extensive Master's thesis that focused on the field of journalism. She is excited to contribute to a news source that concentrates on a city that holds many wonderful memories for her.