The Red Lion Inn
(413) 298-5545 | www.redlioninn.com
Wonderful holiday decorations, Country Curtains flagship store and the Inn’s Gift shop will be open, harp and piano music throughout the weekend’s in December.
Holidays at Norman Rockwell Museum, 9 Route 183, Stockbridge. (413) 298-4100 www.nrm.org
December 3, 2:00 – 5:00pm Stockbridge at Christmas Family Event: Holiday Songs and STories with Mary Jo Maichack. Enjoy an afternoon of holiday songs and storytelling with talented musician Mary Jo Maichack, art making, tours of Rockwell’s holiday art, and heartwarming treats inspired by Norman Rockwell’s original portrayal of Stockbridge’s historic Main Street, which is on view. Free for Museum members, or included with Museum admission. .Free with Museum admission; members free.
December 3, 11:00am – 4:00pm Holiday Open House at Merwin House, 14 Main Street, Stockbridge.
December 3, 11:00am – 4:00pm Holiday Open House at Naumkeag, Prospect Hill, Stockbridge. Last tour 3PM (413) 298-3239
December 3, 10:00am – 3:00pm Holly Fair, First Congregational Church, 4 Main St., Stockbridge (413) 298-3137, www.stockbridgeucc.org Free Admission, Lovingly made handcrafted gifts, unique greenery to adorn your door or holiday table, yummy home-baked treats to enjoy with your family or give as gifts, one-of-a-kind finds from Grandma’s Attic, lunch room, and a visit from Santa! Fun for the whole family! Proceeds support mission projects
December 3 & 4, 10:00am – 5:00 pm Saturday & 10:00am – 4:00pm Sunday, Holiday Marketplace at Berkshire Botanical Garden (413) 298-3926, www.berkshirebotanical.org Free Admission. Visit the Berkshire Botanical Garden during Stockbridge’s Christmas on Main Street and experience their legendary Gallery of Wreaths while shopping local craft and food vendors. As always, there will be a large selection of holiday bulbs, wreaths and gifts for sale as the Garden’s exhibit hall is decorated in the spirit of the holidays during this special weekend event.
December 10 – December 22 A Christmas Carol at The Colonial Theatre, Pittsfield, MA (413) 997-4444 | www.berkshiretheatre.org Tickets: Adults: $38 Children 16 and under: $28 by Charles Dickens, adapted by Eric Hill, co-directed by Eric Hill and Travis G. Daly Revel in the joy and redemptive power of Christmas as told in the timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, the infamous miser who is reformed and shown the error of his ways by four spirits. Journey back to Victorian England and experience the classic story filled with terrific turns and infused with holiday music.
December 24, 7:00pm, Christmas Eve Candlelight Worship Service (413) 298-3137, www.stockbridgeucc.org
Prelude begins 6:30 pm
First Congregational Church, 4 Main St., Stockbridge Service of Lessons & Carols with special music Child care available at 6:30 pm
Holidays at Ventfort Hall Museum and Gilded Age Mansion, Lenox, MA (413) 637-3206, www.gildedage.org
*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