Entries by Roger Matus

10×10 Upstreet Arts Festival Celebrates 11th Anniversary with Ice Sculptures, New Collaborations, Live Music Every Night and More!

The 11th annual 10×10 Upstreet Arts Festival encourages everyone to get outside and enjoy all there is to love about Pittsfield! Most events are back in person, with some streaming options, including: the 10×10 New Play Festival at Barrington Stage Company.  Berkshire Museum is hosting its Ten Days of Play; the Berkshire Art Association’s Real Art Party and the Berkshires Jazz concert.  And, you can listen to live music every night at venues downtown during the 10×10 Tour.

Three Perfect Hours In Pittsfield: Shopping

Let’s face it. Shopping can be fun. Finding that perfect gift or a unique item for yourself is exciting. If you have three hours to spend, Pittsfield is a great place to succeed in your treasure hunt. The city has many unique shops where you can find things not carried in the national chains or anywhere else in the Berkshires.
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Three Perfect Hours In Pittsfield: With Kids

Figuring out fresh and fun activities to entertain your kids for three hours can be a struggle. Fortunately, you can keep them away from screen time with a wealth of activities at venues in Pittsfield. Many of these are free or are very low cost. And your kids will want to come back for more.
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Three Perfect Hours In Pittsfield: Date Night

Whether you are trying to impress that first date, cozy up with your honey or just head out for a night of fun, it is important to pick the right combination of activities to get things right. And, date night can also mean dates with friends, so don’t feel left out if romance is not on the table. With three hours to spend, you can enjoy some of the very best in Pittsfield. See our curated list.