Local Venues

PortSmitt’s Restaurant

PortSmitt’s Restaurant

Pittsfield PortSmitt’s Restaurant has quickly become a “Berkshire dining favorite” under the guidance and expertise of local chef Mike Lewis. For years, Chef Lewis has served Berkshire County residents and visitors alike. In addition to being an outstanding restaurant, PortSmitt’s Restaurant has also begun hosting great local music from bands in the Berkshires. For more […]

Mission Bar + Tapas

Mission Bar + Tapas

Pittsfield For a relaxing intimate atmosphere to take in a drink and hear some great music Mission Bar and Tapas is at the top of the list. The venue is located in Pittsfield’s downtown, offering food throughout the day as well as a special brunch menu and full bar. They are host to several house […]

Dottie’s Coffee Lounge

Dottie’s Coffee Lounge

Pittsfield Dottie’s is a coffee shop that loves art, community, and (of course) good coffee. As of this past summer, Dottie’s has made the transition to all-organic produce. Their passion is making beautifully presented food that brings your body the highest nutrition possible. Serving breakfast all day Dottie’s is a comfortable place to hear live […]

The Colonial Theater

The Colonial Theater

Pittsfield Built in 1903, this theater has been host to many greats including George M. Cohan, Sara Bernhardt, John Barrymore, and the Ziegfeld Follies. Its grandeur has been immaculately preserved throughout the years. In 1998, The Colonial Theater as a National Historic Treasure. Many notable performers have since graced the stage of this historic Berkshire […]

MASS MoCA

MASS MoCA

North Adams Want to grab a beer? Stop by the beer garden at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art. Drinks are served from the Hunter Center and Club B. More than 80 major new works of art and more than 50 performances have been created through rehearsal residencies in North Adams, making MASS MoCA perhaps […]

Common Place

Common Place

North Adams The artists at Common Folk are banded together by the concept that art can be a catalyst for change, as well as a form of entertainment and enrichment. They host a variety of events at various locations within the Berkshires and neighboring counties. On the second Thursday of every month they hold a […]

The Parlor Cafe

The Parlor Cafe

North Adams The Parlor Cafe picked up where the beloved Elf Parlor left off in 2012. It offers North Adams residents and visitors alike affordable light fare, quality early morning coffee, great local beer, and frequent musical and other night-time performances by a range of local artists. 303 Ashland Street North Adams, MA 01247 (413) […]

Gedney Underground

Gedney Underground

New Marlboro In the ambitious renovation of Gedney Farm, the architect aspired to integrate the most striking stylistic elements and architectural features of two different eras. The result is a warm, inviting space for lodging and performance; with slate and cedar roofs, and sumptuously detailed dormers and cupolas kept intact. Gedney Farm is a unique […]

The Brick House Pub

The Brick House Pub

Housatonic Located in the heart of Housatonic, this bar has an impressive mixture of great beer, great food, and great music to make it a can’t-miss destination. The space is also home to a series of local artists and performances from bands from around the country. 425 Park Street Housatonic, MA 01236 (413) 274-0020 brickhousema.com

The Dream Away Lodge

The Dream Away Lodge

Becket The Dream Away Lodge has been a Berkshire legend for more than 90 years. Rumored to have been a brothel and speakeasy during the Great Depression, this charming 200- year-old farmhouse at the edge of October Mountain State Forest is a great place to eat a fantastic dinner, enjoy a glass of wine or […]