The Canal District Business Association just announced a few Last Night activities happening December 31. Revelers looking for New Years activities after First Night Worcester events can hang out right in the Canal District to find all sorts of ways of welcoming in 2011!


86 Winter American Bistro, serving dinner New Year’s Eve and Day.

The Greyhound Pub, 11 Kelley Square featuring Boston’s “Swaggerin’Growlers” an Irish Celtic Punk Band, $5.

Blackstone Tap, Water Street, with Bill McCarthy, no cover.

Ancient Order of Hibernians (AOH), Temple Street. Two happenings:  New Year’s Eve Dance with national performing band “Inchicore,” $10 in the Cultural Center and Karaoke with “Outrageous Gregg” in Fiddler’s Green.

Smokestack Urban Barbecue, 90 Harding Street, accepting dinner reservations for New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.

Lucky Dog, Green Street, New Year’s Party

Nick’s Bar at 124 Millbury St Worcester. 508-753-4030. Nick’s Bon Voyage Party. Featuring Captain Frank Racette, Cruise Director Dale LePage, 1st Mate Clayton Willoughby, The Enchanting Trina Vargas, and of course The Bobby Gadoury Orchestra!!!! $25 Cover (includes champagne toast)! Dancing, Dining, Cocktails, Games and Prizes! Please call for reservations.

Three G’s Sportsbar, 152 Millbury Street, Annual New Year’s Eve Party with the T-Bone Blues Band. No Cover. Champagne Toast. 508-754-3516

Boiler Room, Winter and Harding Streets. New Year’s Eve Party.

Looking for a great way to start the first day of 2011? How about breakfast at the Broadway on Water Street or Miss Worcester Diner, Quinsigamond Avenue?