The Berkshires Blog

The Berkshire Creative Economy is Thriving

February is Creative Economy Month in the Berkshires. The month that we showcase our many local museums, theaters, festivals, cinemas, and historic sites. We also highlight the importance of individua...  Read more...

Posted on February 15, 2017

Shopping Away the Winter Blues

By Darcie Sosa It’s deep winter now, temperatures are low, and the days are way too short. Enjoy the outdoors and lift your spirits with a day of shopping. You can find many of your favorite clot...  Read more...

Posted on February 15, 2017

Spring Museum Preview

By Kim Ostellino Spring will be here before we know it. In the Berkshires area museums have already begun creating and announcing exciting programs for the next season. As visitation to our area h...  Read more...

Posted on February 15, 2017

It’s Ski Time in the Berkshires

Winter is in full swing and when the cooler temperatures and mounds of snow take over the region, instead of heading indoors to seek shelter, families near and far head to the Berkshires. Why? To ski ...  Read more...

Posted on February 15, 2017

Women Leading the Way

When visiting the Berkshires or thinking about relocating here, you might be pleasantly surprised to discover that many of the local community leaders are highly qualified and dedicated women. Star...  Read more...

Posted on January 5, 2017

After Dark: Adventures for Couples

By Nancy Macy Just a few hours from the bustling urban landscapes of Boston and New York City, the Berkshires offers spectacular scenery, outdoor recreation, world-class cultural arts, and a thrivi...  Read more...

Posted on January 5, 2017

Ski Time

That first frosty night. The first snowflake drifting to the frozen ground. The ski area announcement that the snowguns are blowing. Skiers, both downhill and cross-country, wait most of the year for ...  Read more...

Posted on December 1, 2016

Crack Open a Berkshire Brew

As winter approaches and the evening sets in earlier, we suggest savoring the season with a local brew.  The Berkshires’ selection of locally brewed beer and hard cider is extensive and tasty.  S...  Read more...

Posted on December 1, 2016

Winter Wonders

By Kim Ostellino Many visit the Berkshires in its autumn glory and during the holidays, but the Berkshires is still bustling long after the seasonal festivities have dwindled away. Area ski resorts...  Read more...

Posted on December 1, 2016