The Berkshires Blog

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

Holiday Markets

by Nancy Macy Get into the festive spirit this season with a visit to these great holiday markets in the Berkshires. You’ll find everything you need for gift-giving, holiday feasts, and decking t...  Read more...

Posted on November 3, 2016

Family Fun

by Darcie Sosa There is a change to the Berkshires in November. The kids have been in school for a few months, the weather starts to chill, the foliage has all fallen to the ground and the exciteme...  Read more...

Posted on November 3, 2016

5 Reasons Hiking is Better in the Winter

It may seem like a crazy question to ask, but is hiking in the Berkshires actually better in the winter? A number of you may jump to defend the sweet wildflowers of spring, the long days of summer, or...  Read more...

Posted on November 3, 2016

Creative Classes for All Ages

by Darcie Sosa They say that creativity fills the soul, and with so many cultural and creative spaces in the Berkshires, there is plenty of creativity on display. But what if instead of watching, y...  Read more...

Posted on October 5, 2016

Cozy Pubs & Taverns

by Nancy Macy The sign in front of Firefly Gastropub & Catering in Lenox says it best: “eat, drink, laugh…lounge.” Inside the newly renovated Firefly, cozy couch-style seating and a glowi...  Read more...

Posted on October 5, 2016

An Outdoor “Man”ual

Everyone knows that the Berkshires has everything you could want in arts, culture, food and spirits, but if you’re looking for a guys’ getaway in the outdoors, you can find that here too. Whet...  Read more...

Posted on October 5, 2016