Christmas Weekend Calendar
2017 Events Coming in May


Readings Around The Hearth ~ 5:00-6:30pm Gather ’round to hear classic stories of the season at the Stockbridge Library, Museum & Archives.  Free Admission.


Holiday House Tour ~ 11:00am-4:00pm Visit some of the area’s Historic Properties, Inns and Private Homes. This self-guided tour is one of our most popular events.  Tickets are $20.00 per person. This years tour features the Mission House, Federal House Inn, Tanglewood, Ventfort Hall Mansion & Gilded Age Museum, Gateways Inn, Stockbridge Library Museum & Archives, Whitney House , Whitney House. (Tickets are limited and may be purchased in advance through the chamber office or on the day of at the Red Lion Inn while they last. They are not sold at the house tour properties). Come in with us to the homes of Stockbridge Click here to view.

Children’s Holiday Story Time ~ 11:00-11:30am Come listen to tales of the season at the Stockbridge Library, Museum & Archives. Free Admission.

Caroling Luminaria Walk ~ 6:00-7:00pm Meet in front of The Red Lion Inn, Main Street with your candle or flashlight and join the festive caroling followed by a Luminaria walk to the First Congregational Church.

Holiday Concert ~ 7:30pm Celebrate the magic of the season with a joyful holiday musical program by the Berkshire Lyric and the Blafield Children’s Chorus held at the First Congregational Church. Tickets are $25.00 per person. (SOLD OUT) General Admission Seating.


Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas Recreation ~ 12 Noon-2:00pm See Main Street as Norman Rockwell did when he painted the famous Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas. Main Street becomes a magical New England village with over 50 antique cars parked along the street (weather permitting) and a full range of festive activities to delight the child in everyone. Enjoy Roger the Jester and lunch at the Christmas Food Booth. Take photo ops. with Norman Rockwell in a “Triple self portrait” selfie or show your face in a Norman Rockwell painting. Hear holiday Music by Monument Mountain Regional High School.  Children may create holiday fun at Santa’s workshop sponsored by the Norman Rockwell Museum and have their face painted. Complete the day with a visit from Santa. Commemorative Buttons offering admittance to Sunday’s Main St. activities are $5.00 per person. Children under 12 free. Horse drawn wagon rides by Clay Hill Farm will also be available for an additional fee.  

*Photo Credit: Norman Rockwell, Stockbridge Main Street at Christmas. From the Permanent collection, and on view at Norman Rockwell Museum. © 1967, Norman Rockwell Family Agency