Ready to kick off the New Year with friends and family? Then check out these fun events going on in Massachusetts this month! There’s something for everyone, whether you enjoy sports, a good meal, or cars, you’ll definitely find something fun to do this month.
US Figure Skating Championships – This event is going on as we speak! Grab the whole family and head to Boston for the US Figure Skating Championships from January 5-12th. The last time this event was in town was in 2001, setting a then-record for attendance, so get your tickets while you can! Ice skating is one of the most popular winter sports, and now’s you chance to see some of the country’s best on their road to winning the gold at the Olympics. Events and times vary by day, but discounted parking is available for all attendees. This event takes place at the TD Garden and is sure to be fun for the whole family, you definitely don’t want to miss out!
Fireplace Feast – Take a step back in time this weekend and head to the Salem Cross Inn in West Brookfield for a homemade feast! Kick back by the fire or participate in making the meal if you wish. There will be prime rib roasting over the fireplace, chowder cooking in an antique cauldron, butternut squash, fresh spinach pie, and homemade muffins and rolls. After dinner, help peel an apple or two for the apple pie that will be freshly made for dessert. After dinner, take a horse drawn sleigh or wagon ride through the country side and then warm up with some apple cider or something a bit stronger for those over 21. This event is a fun escape for the whole family, and takes place this Saturday, January 11th at 5:30 PM. Tickets are $57 for adults and $25 for children 12 and under.
WWE Smackdown TV – Come see your favorite WWE Superstars in action at the newly renovated DCU Center in Worcester on Tuesday, January 14th at 7 PM. Stars including Daniel Bryan, The Big Show, The Rhodes Brothers, Damien Sandow, and many more will be there, so if you’re a fan you definitely won’t want to miss this. Ticket prices vary but are as low as $16!
2014 Worcester Auto Show – Have a car buff in your family? Then you definitely don’t want to miss this event! This year’s show has more brands than ever before and you can look, touch, and experience each car and decide which is your favorite. Factory reps and dealers will also be on site to answer any and all questions you may have. Guys will also love the motorcycles, scooters, auto electronics, and many more products on display. This event will take place at the DCU Center in Worcester from Friday, January 24th – Sunday, January 26th. Admission is $6 for adults and the hours for Friday are 4PM – 8PM, Saturday, 10AM – 7 PM, and Sunday, 11 AM – 5 PM.
Which one of these events do you plan on stopping by this month? If you attend any or know of any we have missed be sure to let us know in the comments!
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