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It’s Time To Plan Your Berkshires Fall Foliage Getaway

September 18th, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

October, peak foliage season for the Massachusetts Berkshires, is just weeks away. If you’re an unabashed leaf-peeper, now is the time to plan your Berkshires fall foliage getaway! There is always something to see or do in the Berkshires but few things exceed the beauty or popularity of our colorful fall foliage. Bright displays of […]

Come Out For the 2017 Lenox Apple Squeeze Harvest Festival!

September 4th, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

The Lenox Apple Squeeze is a free, 2-day harvest celebration and street festival. Artisans, farm stands, performers, and lots of happy visitors fill downtown Lenox with music, laughter and plenty to do, see, eat, and drink. Don’t miss out: September 23rd and 24th, 2017. It can be difficult to face the end of summer, especially […]

3 Days of Fun at Lee Founders Weekend 2017

August 18th, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

Come out and help celebrate the town of Lee’s annual birthday! Lee Founders Weekend 2017 is scheduled for September 14th through the 17th and promises three days of fabulous food, music, and fun in the Berkshires. Lee, MA turns 240 this year and Lee Founders Day Weekend is the town’s annual birthday bash. Founders Weekend […]

The 41st Annual Josh Billings RunAground Triathlon

August 11th, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

Come to the Berkshires this September for the 41st Annual Josh Billings Runaground Triathlon. “The Josh,” scheduled for Sunday, September 17th, 2017, is one of the oldest and largest bike-canoe-run triathlons in the country. The Josh Billings RunAground Triathlon has been held in Southern Berkshire County every year since 1976. This makes it one of the […]

The 2017 Stockbridge Summer Arts & Crafts Show!

July 21st, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

The 26th annual Stockbridge Summer Arts & Crafts show is right around the corner, August 19th and 20th, 2017. This beloved event has become a regional staple, drawing talented artisans and craftspeople from around the region for nearly 30 years. Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to get a head start on your holiday shopping – […]

Take Your Seat for the 2017 Berkshire Jewish Film Festival!

July 10th, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

The 2017 Berkshire Jewish Film Festival season has begun! 12 films spread over 6 consecutive Mondays, July 10th through August 14 in the Duffin Theater at Lenox Memorial High School. The 31st annual Berkshire Jewish Film Festival is one of the longest running events of its kind in the country. While it started out as […]

Out of Site! – Contemporary Outdoor Sculpture at Chesterwood

June 16th, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

Art in the Berkshires is never far away and the warmth of summer brings out some of the best. Chesterwood is currently presenting “Out of Site,” a contemporary outdoor sculpture exhibition that no art lover should miss. Chesterwood is a National Trust Historic Site preserving the country home and studio of Daniel Chester French (1850-1931). […]

Don’t Miss the 2017 Berkshires Arts Festival!

June 5th, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

Come out to the Berkshires July 1st through the 3rd, 2017 for the Berkshires Arts Festival! The annual festival attracts top artists and art fans from across the US and Canada for a weekend of art and crafts, live music, food, drink, and much more. The Berkshires Arts Festival is much more than just some […]

Get Set for the 85th Annual Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival!

May 19th, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

A Berkshires tradition turns 85 this year! Don’t miss out on any of the excitement: come celebrate Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival’s 85th anniversary season. June 17th through August 27th, 2017. Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival is America’s longest-running international dance festival. The Pillow Dance festival has filled Berkshire summers with a wealth of dance performances, workshops, […]

Experience the 2017 Berkshire International Film Festival!

May 8th, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

The 12th annual Berkshire International Film Festival (BIFF) is set to be the biggest one ever with over 8 films to screen in four days. Plus this year’s festival is honoring Academy Award-winner Christopher Plummer. This is one BIFF you won’t want to miss! June 1st through June 4th, 2017 in Great Barrington, MA! The […]

Visit the Berkshires’ Tallest Waterfall: Bash Bish Falls State Park!

April 21st, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

Bash Bish Falls may be the most iconic and famous of all the waterfalls in the Berkshires. It’s certainly the highest, tumbling nearly 120 feet down a series of cascades, before being split in two for a final drop of 80 feet to the sparkling pool below. Stunning! Unfortunately, Bash Bish Falls’ fame means it […]

Enjoy A Spring Spa Getaway With Our Berkshires Lodging Specials!

April 3rd, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

Now is the time to take advantage of some of our Berkshires lodging specials! The weather is warming, the grass greening, flowers are opening, and birdsong is in the air. What better season to come relax in the Berkshires on a spring spa getaway? There’s no better way to get over the winter blues and […]

Celebrate Maple Syrup Season With A Visit To Ioka Valley Farm!

March 10th, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

February through April is maple syrup season. What better way to welcome spring than with a trip to a local sugar house, like Ioka Valley Farm in Williamstown, MA? This time of year, the scent of maple is literally in the air. Sugar houses throughout the countryside are boiling down maple sap for syrup and […]

Tanglewood Popular Artists Series Adds James Taylor, Joan Baez, And More!

March 3rd, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

The 2017 Tanglewood Popular Artists Series has just added a number of legendary artists! James Taylor, Joan Baez, John Mellencamp, Indigo Girls, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Emmylou Harris, and Carlene Carter are all on this summer’s Tanglewood Festival lineup! Tanglewood continues to amp up the excitement with these late additions to its summer series of rock, […]

Save On A Berkshires Ski Getaway With Our Mid-Week Lodging Specials!

February 13th, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

Looking to get out on the slopes without breaking the bank? Applegate Inn’s mid-week, Berkshires ski getaway lodging special can help! The Berkshires offer a number of excellent places to ski, whether you prefer alpine, cross-country, or even snowboarding. This time of year, however, the slopes can be a little crowded. One good way to […]

Don’t Miss Barrington Stage Company’s 2017 10X10 New Play Festival!

February 6th, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

Barrington Stage Company’s 10X10 New Play Festival features ten 10-minute plays, written by 10 playwrights, and performed by an ensemble of six actors! Thursdays through Sundays, February 16th to March 5th, 2017! The 6th Annual 10X10 New Play Festival is part of Pittsfield’s 6th annual 10X10 Upstreet Arts Festival. This diverse arts festival, held in […]

Enjoy A Romantic Berkshires Valentine’s Day Getaway

January 16th, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

Give that special someone the gift of a Berkshires Valentine’s Day getaway with Applegate Inn’s romantic lodging specials and packages! The Berkshires are uniquely suited to expressions of romantic love and affection. From the lovely lay of the land to the quaint New England towns to the broad array of restaurants, theaters, and museums, the […]

Get Your Tickets For The 2017 Tanglewood Season!

January 2nd, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

The full 2017 Tanglewood season schedule has been announced and tickets go on sale January 29th, 2017! If you plan to be in the Berkshires this summer, you’ll want to consider making Tanglewood part of your experience. Tanglewood is the summer home to the Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO). Their annual summer festival has been bringing […]