Things To Do Near You – January 2024

Welcome to 2024! Central Massachusetts is kicking off the new year with some exciting things to do near you. Bundle up in your winter’s best and get ready to celebrate the new year! From fun workshops to live performances, educational classes, and more. You don’t want to miss what Central Mass has to offer this month. Let’s dive in!

Terrariums 101

Dust off your garden spades and get ready to dig into the Hands-On Terrarium Workshop on January 5th in Westford! Gardening in January?! Yes! Winter is the perfect time to try out a new hobby, and what’s better than doing a little indoor gardening while the weather outside is frightful? Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned green thumb, this workshop will guide you through creating your own mini ecosystem! Get your tickets here!

Shakespeare Sundays

Calling all theater enthusiasts! Prepare to be enchanted at Shakespeare Sundays’ captivating reading of “The Tempest” on January 7th in Fitchburg! Get ready to be swept away by this mesmerizing tale of magic, betrayal, and forgiveness. No acting experience required! Come out for an unforgettable evening filled with the timeless words of the Bard himself and a captivating discussion of the piece. Don’t miss out on this immersive experience – mark your calendars for an unforgettable night of theatrical brilliance! Find more information here.

Warrior Yoga

Unleash your inner warrior at the Warrior Within Yoga Class happening in Devens on January 8th, sponsored by Clear Path for Veterans New England. Join them for an empowering and rejuvenating experience as expert instructors guide you through dynamic poses and breathing exercises to harness strength and inner peace. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned yogi, this class offers a transformative journey to discover your true potential. Don’t miss this opportunity to revitalize your mind, body, and spirit – secure your spot now for a session that will leave you feeling empowered and centered!

Bands and Brews

Get ready to rock out with The Forest Effect at Exhibit ‘A’ Brewing in Framingham on January 12th! Join them for an electrifying night filled with incredible music, amazing vibes, and fantastic brews. Groove to the tunes of this talented band as they take the stage, delivering an awesome performance that’ll have you jamming all night long. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience live music at its finest – grab your friends and head over for an epic evening of great tunes and fantastic craft beer! Find more information here. 

Weekend Kickoff

Get ready for the ultimate weekend kickoff at the Wachusett Brew Yard in Westminster on January 13th! Pop in for “Day Drinking and Live Music,” where cold brews and incredible tunes collide for an unbeatable experience. Sip on refreshing beers while enjoying the sounds of talented live musicians, setting the perfect tone for a relaxed and enjoyable Saturday afternoon. Don’t miss out on the fun – gather your crew and come on down for a day filled with great music, delicious drinks, and good vibes all around! More information here.

Farmer's Market Fun

Don’t miss out on the Indoor Farmers Market happening in Leominster on January 18th! Dive into a treasure trove of fresh, locally sourced fruits, vegetables, artisanal goods, and more. Explore a vibrant array of offerings while supporting local farmers and makers – it’s the perfect opportunity to stock up on wholesome goodies and unique finds to elevate your kitchen game. Mark your calendars and join in for a day of flavor-packed discoveries and community support at this fantastic market event! Check out more information here.

Dive Into Drawing

Calling all aspiring artists and doodlers! Unleash your creativity at the Intro to Drawing Class happening in Groton on January 22nd. Dive into the world of artistry with expert guidance, honing your skills in sketching and shading techniques. Whether you’re a beginner or looking to refine your craft, this class offers the perfect opportunity to explore your artistic side and unlock your drawing potential. Don’t miss out on this chance to embark on a journey of self-expression and visual storytelling – grab your sketchbook and join in for an inspiring session! Find more information here.

Bubbly Brunch

Brunch lovers, mark your calendars for an unforgettable experience at Sparkling on Sunday Brunch in Chelmsford on January 28th! Indulge in a delectable spread of mouthwatering dishes while sipping on mimosas and sparkling beverages. Don’t miss this chance to treat yourself to a bubbly brunch affair – gather your friends and make it a sparkling Sunday to remember! Get more info here.
As 2024 unfolds, Central Massachusetts welcomes you with a plethora of exciting activities to kick off the new year in style! From engaging workshops and immersive performances to invigorating yoga sessions and vibrant markets, there’s a diverse range of experiences awaiting you this January. Whether you’re seeking artistic inspiration, musical vibes, delicious brews, or simply a relaxing brunch affair, the region has something tailor-made for every taste and interest. Embrace the opportunity to explore, learn, and create unforgettable memories in Central Mass – this month promises an array of delightful surprises for all!