Musical Melody to Murder Mystery
Here are Shrewsbury Patch's Picks for an evening or afternoon out this weekend, geared just for adults.
1. Taste of the Boroughs
Where/When: DoubleTree Hotel, 5400 Computer Dr., Westborough, on Sunday, March 27, from 6 to 9:30 p.m.
Why Go?: The Taste of the Boroughs highlights local restaurants in the Boroughs (primarily Marlborough, Northborough, Southborough and Westborough) and pairs them with fine wine and craft beer vendors from several regions. The evening will feature delicious food, exciting auctions and raffles. For additional information call 617-823-0491.
Pricing: $50 in advance, $60 at the door.
2. A World of Melody ~ Two Performances
Why Go?: Symphony Pro Musica presents Ruth Washington Mayhew on flute and Rick Kessel on clarinet. Symphony Pro Musica is known as Metro West’s premier community symphony orchestra, showcasing local area instrumentalists and gifted soloists under the guidance of founder and music director, Mark Churchill since 1983.
3. B-I-N-G-O Spells Murder ~ An Interactive Mystery/Comedy Dinner Theater
Where/When: St. Mary's Assumption Albanian Orthodox Church, 535 Salisbury St., Worcester, on Saturday, March 26, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Why Go?: St. Mary's and the Theater Guild of North Brookfield proudly present the Worcester premiere of Robert Mattson's hilarious whodunit, featuring the troubled Father O'Sullivan, his obsessive bookkeeper Judy, the clueless young couple Greg and Jennifer, the demanding New York developers Claude and Bunny and a wise-guy mobster named Joey. This wonderfully entertaining evening includes a three-course meal.
Pricing: $16 per ticket or $15 per ticket for two or more.
4. Sake and Beer Tasting to Support Japan
Where/When: Julio’s Liquors, 140 Turnpike Road, Westborough, on Saturday, March 26, from 1 to 4 p.m.
Why Go?: Taste several different types of sake and beer for free. When you purchase any of the featured beverages, portions of your purchase will go to support direct relief’s efforts in Japan. Delicious finger foods will be provided by Tavolino’s of Westborough.
$4 will be donated for every featured beer purchased.
$2 will be donated for every featured sake purchased.
$5 will be donated for every featured whisky purchased.
5. Sunday Brunch
Where/When: Beechwood Hotel, 363 Plantation St., Worcester, on Sunday, March 27, from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Why Go?: The Beechwood Hotel has a delectable brunch, bringing us back to the days of enjoying a leisure meal on a Sunday morning and into the afternoon. Click here to view the Sunday brunch menu. To inquire about a private room for brunch events, call Jackie at 508-453-1111.
Pricing: $25.95 for adults, $10.95 for children 5 to 12 years of age and free for children younger than five.