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2016 Norman Rockwell Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas Events

November 11th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas 2016Experience America’s golden age through the eyes of Norman Rockwell. The annual and beloved Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas celebration is scheduled for December 2nd through the 4th, 2016.

Norman Rockwell’s painting of the Stockbridge during Christmas season is one of his more famous works. That fame has spread to Stockbridge as well. The town returns the favor every year by recreating the famous scene – and you’re invited!

Main Street at Christmas also includes holiday story readings, house tours, horse-drawn wagon rides, caroling, and a holiday concert.

Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas Event Schedule

Dec 2 –
Readings Around the Hearth – 5pm – 6:30pm
Stockbridge Chamber of Commerce, 50 Main Street
Gather around the hearth and listen to tales of the season.

Dec 3 –
Stockbridge at Christmas Family Event – 2pm – 5pm
Norman Rockwell Museum, 9 Route 183
Enjoy an afternoon of holiday storytelling, crafts, treats, and tours of Rockwell’s holiday art. Norman Rockwell’s original painting – “Main Street (Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas) will be on view.

Holiday Concert – 7:30pm – 9pm
First Congregational Church Stockbridge at Main St
Celebrate the magic of the season with a joyful holiday musical program. This year’s performers: the Berkshire Lyric and the Blafield Children’s Chorus.

Holiday House Tour – 11am – 4pm
Stockbridge Chamber of Commerce, 50 Main Street
Visit some of the area’s historic properties, including: Tanglewood, Ventfort Hall Mansion, Stockbridge Library Museum, and many more. This self-guided tour is one of the weekend’s most popular events!

Dec 4 –
Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas Recreation – 12pm – 2pm
Stockbridge Chamber of Commerce, 50 Main Street
See Stockbridge’s Main Street transformed to a yesteryear New England village as painted by America’s most celebrated illustrator. Period costumery, over 50 antique cars, and a full range of festivities.

Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas

Stockbridge Main Street At Christmas Lodging
Applegate Inn is only 15-minutes from the fun and nostalgia of the Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas Weekend. Let our historic Berkshires B&B be your home base while you’re in the area. Our convenient location makes exploring the Berkshires a snap and our luxurious amenities will soothe and relax you. Book a stay at Applegate Inn and treat yourself to the timeless, rejuvenating beauty of the Berkshires!

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