Berkshire Theatre Group’s  “A Christmas Carol” in Downtown Pittsfield, MA

“A Christmas Carol” : A Holiday Tradition in Downtown Pittsfield!

Revisiting Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol” has been a family holiday tradition for decades. Berkshire Theatre Group has created a Berkshire Holiday Tradition over the past twelve years with its annual community production of this holiday tale adapted by Eric Hill. The first production of Hill’s “A Christmas Carol” took place at Berkshire Theatre Festival’s…

Welcome Cheryl Mirer, new Executive Director of Downtown Pittsfield, Inc.

Downtown Pittsfield, Inc. Welcomes New Executive Director, Cheryl Mirer!

Downtown Pittsfield, Inc. has officially named their new Executive Director. Cheryl Mirer has taken over the role vacated by Kristine Hurley in June of 2017. After a thorough hiring process, Cheryl is now the new driving force behind the implementation of the 2016-2020 Downtown Pittsfield Strategic Plan and will work with Downtown Pittsfield, Inc.’s Board…

Home for the Holidays_ Holiday Happenings in Downtown Pittsfield, MA.

Home for the Holidays: Holiday Happenings in Downtown Pittsfield!

This Holiday Season there are dozens of festive activities, performances, parties, and more for children and adults, all happening in Pittsfield, MA!   Ongoing:   Whimsical, Wonderful Festival of Trees 2017 Berkshire Museum 39 South Street. Pittsfield. Now through Sunday, January 7, 2018. Monday-Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm. Sunday, 12 pm to 5 pm.…

Shop Small Business Saturday Downtown Pittsfield, MA

Shop Small on Small Business Saturday, November 25th! Your Downtown Shopping Guide!

You will not be disappointed when you spend Small Business Saturday shopping and dining in Downtown Pittsfield! Support local small business owners on Saturday, November 25th, 2017, and be part of a national effort to highlight small, locally owned businesses each year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Look for special deals throughout the Downtown and get a…

Community Spotlight- Officer Darren Derby, Downtown Pittsfield, MA

Community Spotlight: Officer Darren Derby

The Berkshires are best known for their beautiful views and their vibrant visual and performing arts scene, but they are also home to some of the most dedicated and caring professionals and volunteers who are making a tremendous impact in their communities. One such person is Officer Darren Derby of the Pittsfield Police Department. Officer…

Halloween Happenings, Downtown Pittsfield, MA

Hair-raising Halloween Happenings in Downtown Pittsfield!

There are a variety of activities happening in and around Downtown Pittsfield this weekend to celebrate Halloween! Here we break down events for both children and adults.   Freaky Family Fun:   Friday, October 27th:   The City of Pittsfield’s 73rd annual Halloween Parade Friday, 10/27, 7 pm Tyler Street, Pittsfield   Bring your lawn…

Dine Around the World in Downtown Pittsfield, MA. Part 2

Part 2: Dine Around the World without ever leaving the Downtown!

Downtown Pittsfield boasts an exciting dining scene with cuisine representing 4 different continents. Enjoy authentic fare from countries such as Mexico, India, Poland, Ecuador, Malaysia, and Ireland, no passport required! We caught up with some of our local owner/operators to hear more about their stories and how their food is inspired. Part 2 of 2.…

Harvest Festival, Downtown Pittsfield, MA

Celebrate Autumn at the Harvest Festival in Downtown Pittsfield!

Celebrate the Autumn season with the Harvest Festival in Downtown Pittsfield on Saturday, October 14th, 2017 from 9 am to 1 pm! Bring the family to The Common on First Street and enjoy the sights and sounds of the Downtown Pittsfield Farmers Market plus free activities for the whole family to celebrate the harvest and the close of…