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The Perfect Three-Day Weekend in the Berkshires

For about 80 years, the Berkshires area has been known as New England’s premier summer spot for culture-driven travel. It all started when the Boston Symphony Orchestra began decamping to the Western Massachusetts countryside from June through August in the mid-1930s to host a season of open-air concerts at what’s become the Tanglewood Music Center—a series that alone draws a whopping 350,000 visitors annually. Along the way, the region’s earnest farm culture and collaborative community have also given it a fine reputation as a top destination for delectable country cuisine. Read more about the New England’s premier cultural summer spot >>