Welcome to Worcester, Massachusetts!
Home to more than 30,000 college students each academic year, the greater Worcester area is an active, vibrant and energetic community. In addition to its diverse student population, the institutions of higher education attract more than 11,000 full and part-time employees to the region.
Downtown Worcester is in the midst of a dynamic revitalization effort as over $1 billion is being invested in new development projects including:
- City Square
- Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts
- Blackstone Canal District Initiative
Whether it’s catching the latest event at the DCU Center, sampling the restaurants on Shrewsbury Street, watching the Worcester Tornadoes (Can-Am League baseball), Worcester Sharks (American Hockey League) in thrilling sports action, Worcester is the place to be for fun and exciting attractions.
Please visit the Destination Worcester site to learn more about our dynamic community.