5 Fun Worcester Valentine’s Day Activities

Check out our list of 5 fun Worcester Valentine’s Day activities for some awesome ideas. The Woo is not just full of great restaurants and bars with a flavor for everyone, there’s also a variety of fun Valentine’s Day activities to pair with dinner for the perfect day. What will you choose?

We all know the first rule of Valentine’s Day, right? PLAN, PLAN, PLAN!
It’s not a good time for anyone involved when you realize it’s February 13th and you haven’t scheduled anything for your sweetheart yet. There are no reservations left at any of the good restaurants and not everyone is down for a date at Chipotle (Delicious yes! Romantic, no). 


Play an Escape Room Game at Live Action Escapes
1 Exchange Street, Worcester MA 01608

Escape rooms are a fantastic way to spend some 1-on-1 time with your bae or make it a group date with some of your best couple friends. Who doesn’t love the idea of being locked in a room with friends and having to solve puzzles and riddles in order to escape?! 

With 3 awesome games to choose from, located conveniently in Downtown and the Theater District of Worcester, Live Action Escapes is an obvious choice! You can click here to explore the games and book your Valentine’s Day adventure now.

Take a Class at The Worcshop
243 Stafford St, Worcester, MA 01603

Join some of The Worcshop’s talented artists in this creators space for a fun hands on Valentine’s Day experience. There are 3 events on February 14th: Hand-hammered Copper Flower, Hooked on Blacksmithing (Beginner Blacksmithing) and Intro To Crochet: Sip and Stitch Flowers.
Which one would WOW your bf/gf?! 

You can learn more about these fun activities and the Worcshop on their website.


Go See the National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine at Mechanics Hall
321 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01608

Are you and your partner music lovers?  Plan a romantically symphonic Valentine’s Day evening led by conductor Volodymyr Sirenko and featuring cello soloist Natalia Khoma at Worcester’s Historic Mechanics Hall.


Enjoy a romantic dinner at Tower Hill Botanic Garden
11 French Drive Boylston, MA 01505 (I know, it’s not technically Worcester but, it’s close enough)

Dig into this 4-course meal curated by the culinary team at Peppers Artful Events in the Tower Hill’s Great Hall surrounded by flowers and candles. 

Have a Skate Date at the Common Oval
455 Main St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01608

Lace up into some skates with your love and enjoy a couple of hours ice skating in beautiful downtown Worcester’s Common Oval Ice Rink. 


Escape Rooms Games are not just great for couples on Valentine’s Day, they are perfect for:

  • A fun adventure with family and friends
  • Tourist Destination
  • Birthday Parties (Check out our party packages!)
  • Team Building events (Ask about our large group discounts!)
  • Corporate Outings
    • Onsite private games or have us come to you with our mobile game options
  • School Field Trips
  • Wedding engagement proposals (Hide the ring in one of the puzzles!)
  • Bachelor / Bachelorette parties
  • Bridal Showers
  • PROMposals
  • Sports teams
  • Girl Scouts / Boy Scouts (Ask about our troop discounts!)
  • Graduation Celebrations
  • Charity Events
  • Frat / Sorority Parties
  • Bar/ Bat Mitzvah
  • Holiday Parties
  • Farewell Parties
  • Cast Parties
  • Day off from School Celebration
  • Costume Parties
  • No reason other than you want to have a great time! (and whatever other reasons you can think of!)