Thanksgiving Events in the Berkshires

Holiday events abound in the Berkshires, here is a list of events you won’t want to miss this Thanksgiving season. If you are looking to make dining plans for Thanksgiving be sure to visit our Thanksgiving Dining Page. Happy Turkey Day from all of us here in the Berkshires.

November 16 – December 31
Festival of Trees at the Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield
berkshiremuseum.org
Annual holiday event. Berkshire exhibit of 200+ creatively decorated trees displayed throughout the galleries.

November 17
Berkshire Grown Holiday Farmers’ Market
Muddy Brook Elementary School, Great Barrington
berkshiregrown.org
Locally grown, produced and prepared foods for the holiday table will be offered from farmers and food producers in the region including produce, cheese, eggs, meat, poultry, bread, pies and other baked goods, and preserves, including pickles and jams. 10am – 2pm.

November 18
Berkshire Grown Holiday Farmers’ Market
Williams College Towne Field House, Williamstown
berkshiregrown.org
Locally grown, produced and prepared foods for the holiday table will be offered from farmers and food producers in the region including produce, cheese, eggs, meat, poultry, bread, pies and other baked goods, and preserves, including pickles and jams. 10am – 2pm.

November 23
Country Music Concert, Pittsfield
thecolonialtheatre.org
Our Country Music Concert will salute our nation’s veterans and current military personnel. Headlining are The Spurs USA, a popular local classic-country band with special guests Bobby Sweet, Peter Putnam, Cindy Rines and Beth Maturevich & Randy Cormier of Whiskey City. 8pm.

November 23 – 25
3-Day Gallery & Open Studio Sale!
www.artmobiles.com
Unique artful gifts to have and to give. Join our special raffle and win a mobile! Save 10% – 30% off on all Gallery items and up to 50% off in the mobile studio. Wine & refreshments will be served. 10am – 5pm.

Holiday Sale, West Stockbridge
www.hoffmanpottery.com
Great Big Deals for the Holidays! 10% off entire Helix Collection, 15% off garden sculptures and 25-75% off Discontinued Lines and Seconds. Bring the whole family for a Plate-Painting Party! Open daily.

November 24
Superhereos! A Comics Celebration, Stockbridge
nrm.org
Meet favorite superheroes and design your own during this fun-filled afternoon of tours, art activities, storytelling and a visit with cartoonist and children’s book author Bob McLeod. Come dressed as your favorite comic book character! Free with Museum admission, members free. 1-4pm.

3rd Annual HomeMADE for the Holidays, Pittsfield
eventsbyam.com
3rd Annual HomeMADE for the Holidays featuring RCS Crafts, TuChi Handbags, Image by PEP, ALJ Designs, Fern Fronds Designs, Wake Robin Botanicals and more! Join us from 11am – 4pm at Spice Dragon, 297 North St., 2nd Floor, Pittsfield.

Colonial Thanksgiving Party, Monterey
bidwellhousemuseum.org
A Benefit for the museum from 4-7pm with live music, refreshments, and silent auction. For reservations and more information, please contact the museum.

Handel’s Messiah Sing-In, Great Barrington
berkshirebach.org
Handel’s Messiah Sing-In with Frank Nemhauser conducting at the First Congregational Church, Great Barrington. 4:00pm.

Traditional Shaker Supper, Pittsfield
hancockshakervillage.org
Join us for an evening of Shaker-inspired hospitality in the 1830 Brick Dwelling. Interpreters in period attire present an introduction to Shaker life with a 4pm guided tour as you view the Village’s premier collection of Shaker furniture and artifacts in selected buildings. After a cider and cheese reception in the spacious kitchen of the historic Brick Dwelling dinner is served by candle light in the Believers’ Dining Room. The menu varies, and includes soup, entrees, accompaniments, and desserts selected from The Best of Shaker Cooking by Amy Bess Miller. The main course is served buffet style so you may savor an assortment of Shaker flavors. Call for reservations.