Press About The Berkshires

Stockbridge can fill a day of everything

The Red Lion InnSTOCKBRIDGE — At first blush, Stockbridge seems like little more than a block-long wide place in the road along a zigzag of Route 7 in the Berkshires, the old library and school on one end of central Main Street, the famed Red Lion Inn on the other. Outwardly a quintessential New England village, it looks much the same as it did when Norman Rockwell painted his iconic Christmas scene of the place in 1967, and it still exudes a similar quaint charm, especially after the summer cultural hubbub dies down. The village block is a great place for a casual stroll, eclectic shopping, a bite to eat, and people watching…read more.