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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 […]

A Berkshires Christmas: Festival of Trees and A Christmas Carol

December 12th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Festival of Trees at the Berkshire Museum and Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” on stage at The Colonial Theatre are two great ways to enjoy the holiday season in the Bekrshires! There’s always lots to do and see in the Berkshires and the holiday season is no exception. Bright lights, colorful decorations, special events, and holiday-themed […]

Take Advantage Of Our Berkshires New Year’s Eve Lodging Special!

December 9th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Ring in 2017 with a relaxing Berkshires getaway and save! Applegate Inn’s New Year’s Eve Lodging Special gives you a number of reasons to celebrate the season! Between all the culture and natural beauty, no matter the season, there’s always a reason to visit the Berkshires! End of the year celebrations are no exception. Whether […]

2016 Norman Rockwell Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas Events

November 11th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Experience 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 […]

The Architects of Saturday Morning: Hanna-Barbera At The Norman Rockwell Museum

November 7th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

What do Tom and Jerry, Scooby-Doo, The Flintstones, Yogi Bear, and Jonny Quest all have in common? They’re all at the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge! Come see Hanna-Barbera: The Architects Of Saturday Morning, November 12th through May 29th, 2017! If you have spent any time watching cartoons on your television since 1957, you’re undoubtedly […]

Take Advantage Of Our Berkshires Fall Lodging Specials!

October 14th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Escape from the doldrums of your workday world to the beauty and culture of a Berkshires getaway with the help of Applegate Inn’s Berkshires Fall Lodging Specials! Autumn in the Berkshires may star world-class fall foliage but that’s hardly the only delight on the menu! Other inducements include smaller crowds, fun festivals, plenty to see […]

Visit the Crane Museum of Papermaking

October 7th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Papermaking may not sound terribly exciting but, at the Crane Museum of Papermaking, you’re learning about the paper used to make our currency. Plus you’re also visiting Amerca’s oldest paper company! The Crane & Co, located in Dalton, MA, makes a paper you’ve undoubtedly handled and most likely covet, at least a little bit. That’s […]

American Son Returns to the Barrington Stage for September!

September 9th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

American Son, which saw it’s world premiere earlier this year on the Barrington Stage returns for eleven more shows this fall. Wednesdays through Sundays, September 14th through the 25th, 2016! American Son is a compelling racial drama, starring Tamara Tunie and Michael Hayden. Written by Christopher Demos-Browne, and directed by Julianne Boyd, the play’s world premiere […]

Attend the 22nd Annual Lee Founders Weekend!

September 5th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

It’s time once again to roll out for the annual Lee Founders Weekend in Lee, MA! Scheduled for September 16th through the 18th, 2016, this free, 3-day, Berkshires festival is a very popular event. Lee Founders Weekend is a full weekend of fun for everyone. Come out and enjoy what is shaping up to be […]

Naumkeag – a Gilded Age Oasis in Stockbridge, MA

August 15th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Naumkeag is a quintessential country estate of the Gilded Age, located in Stockbridge, MA. This National Historic Landmark is both an architectural and landscaping masterpiece worthy of your visit! Naumkeag served as a 44-room summer home for the Choate family. A Gilded Age “cottage” built between 1885 and 1886, it is one of the only […]

The 2016 Shaker Auction at Hancock Shaker Village

August 5th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Do you love the Shaker aesthetic? If so, then you wont want to miss the annual Shaker auction at Hancock Shaker Village: Sept. 10, 2016! Shaker furnishings are simple, distinctive, and timeless. They’ve been treasured since being “discovered” by the rest of the world in the 1930’s and 40’s. Where better to view and bid […]