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 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 streetlong 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 at Williams College’s Towne Field House.