Tickets for Tanglewood 2018 are on sale soon!Happy New Year! We’re off to a running start with tickets for Tanglewood 2018 going on sale to the general public on Sunday, January 28th. Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival 2018 has also been announced. Now is the time to solidify those Berkshire summer getaway plans!

It may still be cold out but the announcements of Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival and Tanglewood 2018 are reminders of summer’s approaching warmth. Both beloved festivals fulfill an annual, Berkshires tradition of world class music and dance performances going back nearly a century.

Tanglewood Music Festival 2018
Tanglewood 2018 celebrates Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday with a series of performances from the conductor-composer’s varied body of works. Performances are set to include Chichester Psalms, Songfest, Trouble in Tahiti, and Candide. The Oscar-winning film version of West Side Story with a live score a la the BSO is sure to be extremely popular.

August 25th, Bernstein’s birthday, sees a special gala concert featuring an astonishing array of guest artists and conductors. Andris Nelsons, Keith Lockhart, John Williams, Audra McDonald, Yo-Yo Ma, Thomas Hampson, and many, many others.

The 2018 Tanglewood Popular Artist series already includes a host of worthy attractions, with more sure to be added as summer approaches. Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me, James Taylor, and more.

Tanglewood 2018

Tickets for Tanglewood Music Festival 2018 go on sale to the general public at 10am, Sunday, January 28th, 2018. Applegate Inn partners with Tanglewood each year for an inside track on tickets to our guests. Our Berkshires B&B is less than 6 miles from the Tanglewood campus. We’d love to help coordinate your stay with a Tanglewood concert or three. Give us a call at (413) 243-4451 and we’ll see what we can do!

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival 2018Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival 2018
Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival is America’s longest-running international dance festival. The 86th annual festival promises a jam-packed season of debuts and world premieres, collaborations, and the long awaited return of favorites.

Highlights include The Royal Danish Ballet, the U.S. debut of Compañía Sharon Fridman, and an artist-curated program by New York City Ballet’s Daniel Ulbricht.

Groups like PHILADANCO!, Limón Dance Company, Houston Ballet, and ODC/Dance return to the Pillow for the first time in years in 2018.

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival 2018

Tickets for Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival 2018 are on sale now and will, as always, go fast. Lodging, too, becomes a premium as the season approaches. Now is the time to acquire your tickets and reserve your room.

As with Tanglewood, Jacob’s Pillow Dance is just minutes away from our Berkshires B&B in Lee, MA, Applegate Inn. Our convenient location, plush guest rooms, and a history of unmatched service and comfort make us the obvious choice for lodging anytime you’re in the Berkshires. Book your stay at Applegate Inn today!