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Fall Festivals in the Berkshires this Year

The Berkshires host their fair share of festivals throughout the year. Dance, theater, arts, opera, and more each have their spot in the limelight at some point on the calendar. But when fall comes to the Berkshires, and a riot of color paints the landscape, every day becomes festive. Keep reading to learn more about…

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Berkshire International Film Festival Returns for 2021

The Berkshire International Film Festival (BIFF) returns for 2021 – music to the ears of many local film fans. However, the festival will take place in September this year, rather than June. September 9-13, 2021 offers an extra day to the normally weekend-long event. In addition to the extra day, venues will expand to include…

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The Arts Return to the Berkshires

Isn’t it thrilling when flowers start popping up in springtime? And as we move toward summer, it’s wonderful to see bare tree limbs sprout new leaves and flowers. It’s the normal cycle of life, going from dormancy to full life. Something similar is happening right here as the arts return to the Berkshires for the…

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5 Fun Holiday Activities in the Berkshires

Updated for 2021. Everyone loves the holidays. So, start planning now for all the fun with our 5 fun holiday activities in the Berkshires. Western Massachusetts takes things up a notch during the holiday season. House tours, holiday markets, and spectacular sound and light shows set the tone for making the season bright. If your…