Luminaries line the main street, and groups of students gather, singing a cappella. A Berkshire town on holiday is a friendly place. Community events mark the seasons, from fireworks to harvest parades.
- Celebrate the Fourth of July, fall foliage or the winter holidays downtown with processions, live music and midsummer fireworks.
- Explore North Adams has a robust community calendar including concerts at Windsor Lake, a street-long beach party and Motorama, filling downtown North Adams with classic cars.
- Take a taste of New England at the Sheep to Shawl festival at the Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation or Berkshire Grown’s annual Holiday Market. Shop from local vendors every Saturday from late May to October at the Williamstown Farmers Market.