Area Attractions – Things to Do!

 

Things to Do if you live in Winchendon

Go to the gym:

Clark Memorial YMCA 155 Central Street, Winchendon   (978) 297-0669  Website

Fitness and Wellness Center at the Mount , 444 Green Street, Gardner  (978) 632-9212 Website

Play Golf:

Winchendon School Golf Club, 435 Spring Street, Winchendon, MA  (978) 297-9897  Website

Gardner Municipal Golf Course, 152 Eaton Street, Gardner, MA  (978) 632-9703  Website

Templewood Golf Course, Templeton, MA   (978) 939-5031   Website

Lancaster Golf Center, Lancaster, MA  Website

Go to the Flea Market

Rietta Flea Market, Route 68 Hubbardston.  (978) 632-0559   Website

Go skiing:

Wachusett Mountain Ski Area, Princeton MA  (978) 464-2300  Website

Go Swimming (even in winter!)

Coco Key Water Resort, 150 Royal Plaza Drive, Fitchburg MA  (978) 342-7100  Website

Go water sliding:

Breezy Picnic Grounds Waterslides, 520 NW Main Street, Douglas MA  (508) 476-2664  Website

Get stuck in a maze

Davis Farmland and MEGA MAZE, 145 Redstone Hill Road, Sterling, MA 01564   (978) 422-6666  Website

Climb a Wall:

Central Rock Gym, 299 Barber Avenue, Worcester, MA (508) 852-7625  Website

Go rafting:

Crab Apple Whitewater, Charlemont MA  (413) 625-2288  Website

Go to the theater:

Theatre at the Mount (978) 630-9162   Website

Peterborough Players (603) 924-7585  Website

Cultural Center at Eagle Hill, 242 Old Petersham Road, Hardwick, MA  (413) 477-6746  Website

Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, 2 Southbridge Street, Worcester, MA  (877) 571-7469  Website

Go to a concert or sporting event:

DCU Center, 50 Foster Street, Worcester, MA  (508) 755-6800  Website

Indian Ranch, 200 Gore Road, Webster, MA  (508) 943-3871  Website

Mechanics Hall, 321 Main Street, Worcester, MA (508) 752-5608  Website

Music Worcester Inc, 323 Main Street, Worcester, MA (508) 754-3231  Website

Go to a museum

Top Fun Aviation Toy Museum, 21  Pritchard Street, Fitchburg, MA  (978) 342-2809     Website

Surroundings Gallery, 377 Main Street, Gardner, MA      Website

Worcester Arts Museum, 55 Salisbury Street, Worcester, MA  (508) 799-4406  Website

Fruitlands Museum, 102 Prospect Hill Road, Harvard, MA  (978) 456-3924  Website

Willard House and Clock Museum 11 Willard Street, North Grafton, MA (508) 839-3500  Website

Worcester Historical Museum 30 Elm Street, Worcester, MA (508) 753-8278  Website

EcoTarium, 222 Harrington Way, Worcester, MA (508) 929-2700  Website

Fitchburg Art Museum 25 Merriam Parkway, Fitchburg MA  (978) 345-4207  Website

Higgins Armory Museum, 100 Barber Avenue, Worcester, MA (508) 853-6015  Website

Museum of Russian Icons  203 Union Street, Clinton, MA  (978) 598-5000  Website

Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Road, Sturbridge, MA (800) 733-1830  Website

Go to a brewery

Gardner Ale House Brewery and Restaurant, 74 Parker Street, Gardner, MA (978) 669-0122  Website

Wachusett Brewing Company, Inc, 175 State Road East, Westminster, MA (978) 874-9965  Website

Go to an aquarium

New England Aquarium,  Central Wharf Boston, MA  (617) 973-5200 Website

Visit a park

Lake Dennison Recreation Area  (978) 297-1609  Website

Broad Meadow Brook Conservation Center and Wildlife Sanctuary 414 Massasoit Road, Worcester, MA (508) 753-6087   Website

Go to the movies:

Gardner Cinemas, Timpany Plaza Gardner (978) 632-9000    Website

Cinema World, 476 John Fitch Highway Fitchburg  (978) 345-6700  Website

Entertainment Cinemas, (978) 534-3536 Leominster  Website

Go to the zoo:

Southwick’s Zoo, 2 Southwick Street, Mendon, MA  (800) 258-9182  Website

Pick some fruit:

Brookfield Orchards Inc., 12 Lincoln Road, Brookfield, MA  (508) 867-6858   Website

Carlson Orchards 115 Oak Hill Road, Harvard, MA  (800) 286-3916  Website

Charlton Orchards 44 Old Worcester Road, Charlton, MA  (508) 248-7820  Website

Red Apple Farm  Phillipston, MA  Website

Watch TV: (if all else fails, be a couch potato)

Local TV Listings from AOl