WORCESTER, MA – [December 1, 2015] – First Night Worcester is set and ready to go for this year’s arts celebration. Heading into its 35th year of operation, the nonprofit is the oldest First Night in the nation and has produced a New Year’s Eve arts festival in downtown Worcester every year since 1981. “We’re really excited for this year’s show,” said Howard McGinn, executive director of First Night Worcester. “Our schedule is final; we’ve got exciting new performances, a terrific new venue (Jillian’s Worcester) and, best of all, a brand new mobile app so folks on the go can get the most out of their First Night experience!” Continue reading
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With summer come and gone, the months are quickly flying by and charging full-speed into 2016. To ring in the new year, instead of watching the ball drop at a friend’s house, you can experience a night full of performances, activities and fun right in the heart of Worcester – all thanks to the efforts of First Night Worcester. Continue reading
On Wednesday, Senator Harriette L. Chandler (D-Worcester) announced that the Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC) awarded grants totaling $205,300 to cultural organizations, schools, and communities in Worcester and Boylston. Continue reading
FIRST NIGHT AND SOUTH HIGH LAUNCH YEAR TWO OF WORCESTER ON THE MOVE
Nonprofit partnership promotes healthy living and brings new experiences to at-risk youth
WORCESTER, MA (March 26, 2015) – Next month, First Night Worcester and South High Community School will launch year two of Worcester on the Move, a healthy living and leadership initiative targeted to at-risk children in the Worcester Public Schools. Continue reading
A psychic helped WBZ-TV’s Jim Armstrong look into the future. Continue reading
WBZ-TV’s Jim Armstrong reports from Worcester. Continue reading
Click here to view photo gallery from First Night Worcester 2014.
The Hanover Insurance Group once again has stepped up to help local children in need through a generous donation to the Telegram & Gazette Santa Fund. Continue reading
First Night Worcester’s Executive Director Howard McGinn is interviewed by WNT Channel 3 on December 8 and details this year’s exciting New Year’s Event. Continue reading