Welcome to your #WheninWorcester passport! This passport is your one-stop-shop for visiting Downtown Worcester this August.
Unlock exclusive deals, drinks, and dishes available all month long to celebrate Shakespeare on the Common.
What to expect: - Weekly outdoor performances of Julius Caesar - Restaurant and drink specials - Sweepstakes drawing to win the ultimate Downtown Worcester experience - Intimate Drinks with the Director at 6 different Downtown spots - Interactive exhibit at the Worcester Public Library - 21+ Toga Party at the Beer Garden
Enjoy a summer night in Downtown Worcester, while taking in a live performance of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar! This August 2021 venture Downtown to see a live performance on the Worcester Common and take advantage of the special offers from a variety of local restaurants, hotels, and bars.
When in Worcester is brought to you by the Downtown Worcester Business Improvement District, in partnership with The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts and the City of Worcester, and supported in part by the Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism.
This immersive, energetic staging will unfold outside on the Worcester Common, where audience members are encouraged to wear togas and to boo and cheer alongside the action. Seating will be available online for advanced reservation, and walk-ups will be welcome onsite. Reserved seats must be claimed by 7:30pm to be guaranteed. At 7:30pm, unclaimed seats will be released to walk-up audience members. The Julius Caesar has a run time of 2 hours with intermission, ending at approximately 10pm.
Please note, cancellation due to rain will be announced on the day of the show by 3pm through social media and emails sent to those who reserved tickets. Rain dates will be provided for rained out dates.
Before and after the show, take advantage of all of the drink and hotel deals downtown. This itinerary details all the specials and destinations worthy of your visit!
**Enter to win the ultimate Downtown experience!
Grand Prize: - Night stay at the AC Hotel - $100 gift card to a Downtown restaurant - 2 ticket vouchers for The Hanover Theatre