Restaurants in Great Barrington, MA Article by Dave Read. Restaurants in Great Barrington have a diversity and quality that make it the epicenter of epicurean culture in the Berkshires. The town is home to more restaurants and coffee shops per capita than any other town in Berkshire county. Following is a list of places to… read more
Jan. 02, 2015 Article by Dave Read The Windflower Inn is family owned and operated for over 28 years. All of our rooms have a private-bath, wifi, tv, and many have a working fireplace. We serve a full breakfast daily and in the afternoon you can relax by the living-room fire with a cup of… read more
Berkshires fall foliage views from the top of Monument Mountain in Great Barrington.
Ashuwillticook Rail Trail Bicycling in the Berkshires is getting better for visitors and locals because of the development by the MA Dept. of Conservation and Recreation of the The Ashuwillticook Rail Trail, which is overseen locally by the Berkshire Bike Path Council. Berkshire Regional Planning Commission (BRPC) and the Berkshire Bike path Council (BBPC) help… read more
Monument Mountain trail views – October, 18, 2008 video showing the splendor of fall foliage in the Berkshires of New England.
How to get to the Berkshires Here are inks for local and regional public transportation depots and stops, plus where to get Peter Pan bus and Amtrak train schedules and tickets: how to get to the Berkshires. Great Barrington, Mass maintains a small town charm and character while serving as the commercial hub of south… read more
Nov. 8, 2012 Article by Dave Read The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center is the primary cultural venue in the Berkshires’ “south county” region, located on Castle St. in downtown Great Barrington, MA. Opened in 1905 and restored in 2005, Mahaiwe PAC is a 681-seat venue that schedules a variety of programs throughout the year, including… read more
Movie theatres in the Berkshires Article by Dave Read. There are dozens of movies playing in the Berkshires on any given day, ranging from the latest Hollywood blockbuster which can be seen at the mall, to the cutting-edge film and art cinema, foreign, and otherwise unusual movie available at theatres in Williamstown, Pittsfield, and Great… read more
Things to do in the Berkshires during November 2011 include a great variety of entertainment at venues in Berkshire county towns such as Pittsfield, Lenox, Williamstown, North Adams, and Great Barrington. Every performing arts organization with access to a big enough screen seems to have gone decidedly high brow lately with “Live” presentations of opera…. read more
DuBois Center at Great Barrington Article by Dave Read. The life and legacy of Great Barrington native W.E.B. DuBois (1868 – 1963), co-founder of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), will be celebrated through events February 5 and 6, 2011 as the Du Bois Center holds its fifth anniversary weekend celebration…. read more
The 2011 portion of Close Encounters With Music schedule includes three performances at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in Gt. Barington and the season finale at Ozawa Hall on the Tanglewood campus in Lenox, Mass. CEWM programs are highlighted by the music of German romanticism, viola music of Dvoák and Mendelssohn; performance by The Avalon… read more
Barrington Stage Company’s schedule for the 2011 theatre season in downtown Pittsfield, Mass. includes familiar names, premiere performances, and popular favorites. The BSC Mainstage season opens June 21, 2011 with the popular Guys and Dolls, continues with the premier of Mark St. Germain’s The Best of Enemies, and ends with the return of The Game,… read more