Third Thursdays

Third Thursdaysdiscoverpittsfield.com Every Third Thursday, May through September, come rain or come shine, the section of North Street from West Street to Linden Street will be closed to vehicular traffic, and the street will be filled with live music and performances, a variety of local food, vendors, and community activities. All 3rd Thursdays are smoke-free.   Organizer:…

Lichtenstein Center for the Arts

Lichtenstein Center for the Arts 28 Renne Avenue. Pittsfield, MA 01201 413-499-9348 Lichtenstein Center for the Arts on Facebook This city-owned community arts center boasts a first-floor gallery space, hosting changing art shows featuring local and regional artists, classes, performances, gatherings, readings, and more. The Lichtenstein also houses nine working artist studios, community space, a ceramics…

Hotel on North

Hotel on North297 North Street. Pittsfield MA 01201 413-358-4741 hotelonnorth.com Some walls are not precisely straight. Ceiling heights vary. No two guest rooms are exactly alike. Every piece of décor was handpicked for its individuality. You can sip cocktails in a birdcage elevator.  Lightning-fast Wi-Fi beams through exposed brick from the 1880s. Here in Pittsfield,…

Berkshire Theatre Group – The Colonial Theatre

Berkshire Theatre Group – The Colonial Theatre111 South Street. Pittsfield MA 01201 Ticket Office: 413-997-4444 www.berkshiretheatregroup.org A center for creative work that enriches, invigorates and transforms artists and audiences, Berkshire Theatre Group’s (BTG) celebrated four stages reflect the history of the American theatre. With two campuses—The historic Colonial Theatre, which includes The Garage performance space,…

Eat on North

Eat on North @ Hotel on North297 North Street. Pittsfield MA 01201 413-358-4741 hotelonnorth.com/eat-drink/eat GLOBALLY INSPIRED. LOCALLY SOURCED. Eat on North is a casual restaurant where good, honest, uncomplicated food is served without pretension. Executive Chef, Ron Reda, a former White House Chef and Pittsfield local, has a passion for fresh local ingredients and culinary…

1Berkshire

1Berkshire 66 Allen Street. Pittsfield MA 01201 413-499-600 www.1berkshire.com 1Berkshire is a region-wide organization focused on economic development and on promoting the Berkshires as a preferred place to visit, to live, and to grow a business.   Designated as the official “Regional Economic Development Organization” by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1Berkshire creates an innovative approach to…

Hot Harry’s

Hot Harry’s37 North Street. Pittsfield MA 01201 413-448-6155 www.hhburritos.com Hot Harry’s has a very basic mission – to serve fast, fresh, affordable food in a clean and comfortable atmosphere. There are no microwaves at our stores. We use made-from-scratch, homemade recipes that use fresh ingredients and are prepared on site.   Images courtesy of Hot…

First Fridays Artswalk

First Fridays ArtswalkEnjoy artwork by dozens of artists on the First Friday of every month from 5 to 8 pm and all month long! February through December. www.firstfridaysartswalk.com First Fridays Artswalk is the largest year-round monthly visual arts event in the Berkshires. Every first Friday of each month from 5 to 8 pm, downtown retailers,…

Barrington Stage Company

Barrington Stage CompanyBoyd-Quinson Mainstage 30 Union Street, Downtown Pittsfield; seats 520 patrons; air-conditioned and wheelchair accessible. Please note: the Boyd-Quinson Mainstage theatre does not have an elevator; the mezzanine is accessible by stairs only.   Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center 36 Linden Street at Center St. in Downtown Pittsfield, (1 block west of North St., 2 blocks…