July 2016

July 1, 2016 (Friday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Downtown, Springfield MA

Farmers Market at Tower Square Park

During the season the market will provide local produce, specialty food items and hand-crafted merchandise to the downtown community and surrounding areas. Open every Friday from June 3rd through October 28th, 11:30 am to 5:30 pm at Tower Square Park.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

July 2, 2016 (Saturday)
Amherst MA

Amherst Farmers Market

Saturday's April 23 - November 19. 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m Rain or Shine! It is widely known as one of the best places for local food, fun, and community. It offers a diverse selection; shoppers continually rave about how completely they can shop from their local farm neighbors at the market.

Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Open Hearth Cooking Demonstrations

Saturdays 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., (unless otherwise noted), Hall Tavern Kitchen. Visit with our hearth cooks as they prepare family-style dinners like they did in early New England. Help mix batter, churn butter, and learn about the main meal of the day - dinner! July 2, 3, 4, 9, 16, 23, 30 In a Pickle.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Great Falls Discovery Center, Turners Falls MA

Turners Falls Kidleidoscope Saturdays

7/2 Eagles, 7/9 Turtles, 7/16 Rabbits, 7/23 Beavers, 7/30 Coyotes (10:30 —11:30 am) Come learn about our neighbors who share our home in the Connecticut River Watershed. This program includes a story, interactive games, and a craft to introduce you and your child to wildlife along the river. Meet in the Great Hall. For ages 3-6. Siblings and friends welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

July 3, 2016 (Sunday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

July 4, 2016 (Monday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

July 5, 2016 (Tuesday)
Thornes Marketplace, Northampton MA

Northampton Farmers Market

Plaza Behind Thornes, the outdoor Tuesday Market will run until early November. Market-goers can buy fresh and local produce, cheese, honey, flowers, soaps and other goods from around 20 vendors every Tuesday between 1:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Forest Park, Springfield MA

Farmers Market at Forest Park

The Market is open, rain or shine, Tuesdays from 12:30 p.m. until 6 p.m. Those heading to the Market enjoy free admission to Forest Park.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Holyoke MA

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round Summer Deals!

This summer, rides are two for $2 on Tuesdays. On Wednesdays, seniors ride for $2 all day and grandchildren pay only $1 for each ride. Special prices are on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from Tuesday, July 5 through Wednesday, August 31. Pack a picnic and visit the Merry-Go-Round for affordable family fun!

July 6, 2016 (Wednesday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Turners Falls MA

Turners Falls Farmers Market

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Free. The Great Falls Farmers Market is held every Wednesday, (May-October) on the corner of Avenue A and 2nd Street, in historic downtown Turners Falls. Vendors may change weekly and include local: meats, in-season produce, flowers, soaps, crafts, jewelry, breads, baked goods and much much more!

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield MA

White Lion Wednesdays

 June 15th – through August 17th. Springfield based White Lion Brewing Company will be hosting White Lion Wednesday's rotating between three locations from 4:00 to 8:00 PM, One Financial Plaza, Tower Square Park, and The Shops At Marketplace. People can expect a complete selection of White Lion Brews for the choosing coupled with light fare and music in an amazing atmosphere. Wine, Hard Cider, and additional beverages will be available. Enjoy light fare and giant JENGA!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Holyoke MA

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round Summer Deals!

This summer, rides are two for $2 on Tuesdays. On Wednesdays, seniors ride for $2 all day and grandchildren pay only $1 for each ride. Special prices are on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from Tuesday, July 5 through Wednesday, August 31. Pack a picnic and visit the Merry-Go-Round for affordable family fun!

July 7, 2016 (Thursday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Springfield MA

CityBlock Summer Concert Series

cityblock2016logoCityBlock presents acts across a wide-array of genres that will appeal to all music fans. The performances are held on Thursday nights at Stearns Square, in the heart of downtown Springfield. Performances begin around 6:30pm. Admission is free. FAT June 30. Matthew and Gunnar Nelson paying homage to their father Ricky Nelson, July 7. Forever Motown July 14 (CANCELLED) and The Machine (a Pink Floyd tribute) on July 21. Country artist Natalie Stovall July 28, Terry Sylvester of The Hollies Aug. 4. Max Creek Aug. 11. Blessid Union of Souls Aug. 18, and The Shadowboxers on Aug. 25.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents Historic Property Walks

Thursdays in July, August, September and October, 2 p.m. Experience the Museum’s bucolic 36-acre campus and learn about the historic buildings onsite, including Linwood House, an 1859 Berkshire Cottage, and Norman Rockwell’s own Stockbridge Studio. We’ll also explore the Museum’s outdoor exhibition, inspired by Rockwell’s first Post cover. Free for Museum members, or included with Museum admission.

July 8, 2016 (Friday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Downtown, Springfield MA

Farmers Market at Tower Square Park

During the season the market will provide local produce, specialty food items and hand-crafted merchandise to the downtown community and surrounding areas. Open every Friday from June 3rd through October 28th, 11:30 am to 5:30 pm at Tower Square Park.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

July 9, 2016 (Saturday)
Amherst MA

Amherst Farmers Market

Saturday's April 23 - November 19. 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m Rain or Shine! It is widely known as one of the best places for local food, fun, and community. It offers a diverse selection; shoppers continually rave about how completely they can shop from their local farm neighbors at the market.

Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Open Hearth Cooking Demonstrations

Saturdays 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., (unless otherwise noted), Hall Tavern Kitchen. Visit with our hearth cooks as they prepare family-style dinners like they did in early New England. Help mix batter, churn butter, and learn about the main meal of the day - dinner! July 2, 3, 4, 9, 16, 23, 30 In a Pickle.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Great Falls Discovery Center, Turners Falls MA

Turners Falls Kidleidoscope Saturdays

7/2 Eagles, 7/9 Turtles, 7/16 Rabbits, 7/23 Beavers, 7/30 Coyotes (10:30 —11:30 am) Come learn about our neighbors who share our home in the Connecticut River Watershed. This program includes a story, interactive games, and a craft to introduce you and your child to wildlife along the river. Meet in the Great Hall. For ages 3-6. Siblings and friends welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

July 10, 2016 (Sunday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

South Worthington, MA

Sevenars Music Festival 2016 Season

Concerts are held in the landmark Academy. Sundays, 4:00 PM. July 10-August 14. Sevenars Concerts, established in 1968, was selected one of the six best small music festivals in the USA by Time Magazine. It has presented more than 300 guest artists since 1976, including world-renowned performers and prizewinning newcomers.

July 11, 2016 (Monday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

July 12, 2016 (Tuesday)
Thornes Marketplace, Northampton MA

Northampton Farmers Market

Plaza Behind Thornes, the outdoor Tuesday Market will run until early November. Market-goers can buy fresh and local produce, cheese, honey, flowers, soaps and other goods from around 20 vendors every Tuesday between 1:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Forest Park, Springfield MA

Farmers Market at Forest Park

The Market is open, rain or shine, Tuesdays from 12:30 p.m. until 6 p.m. Those heading to the Market enjoy free admission to Forest Park.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Holyoke MA

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round Summer Deals!

This summer, rides are two for $2 on Tuesdays. On Wednesdays, seniors ride for $2 all day and grandchildren pay only $1 for each ride. Special prices are on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from Tuesday, July 5 through Wednesday, August 31. Pack a picnic and visit the Merry-Go-Round for affordable family fun!

Stearns Square, Springfield MA

Cruise Night at Stearns Square

Cruise Night at Stearns Square will feature classic and antique cars which are 20 years or older. The cars will be lined up on the two parallel streets next to Stearns Square. Plus, you can take a step back in time and listen to classic music from the 50′s and 60′s. Each Tuesday beginning at 5pm to Dusk.

July 13, 2016 (Wednesday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Turners Falls MA

Turners Falls Farmers Market

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Free. The Great Falls Farmers Market is held every Wednesday, (May-October) on the corner of Avenue A and 2nd Street, in historic downtown Turners Falls. Vendors may change weekly and include local: meats, in-season produce, flowers, soaps, crafts, jewelry, breads, baked goods and much much more!

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield MA

White Lion Wednesdays

 June 15th – through August 17th. Springfield based White Lion Brewing Company will be hosting White Lion Wednesday's rotating between three locations from 4:00 to 8:00 PM, One Financial Plaza, Tower Square Park, and The Shops At Marketplace. People can expect a complete selection of White Lion Brews for the choosing coupled with light fare and music in an amazing atmosphere. Wine, Hard Cider, and additional beverages will be available. Enjoy light fare and giant JENGA!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Holyoke MA

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round Summer Deals!

This summer, rides are two for $2 on Tuesdays. On Wednesdays, seniors ride for $2 all day and grandchildren pay only $1 for each ride. Special prices are on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from Tuesday, July 5 through Wednesday, August 31. Pack a picnic and visit the Merry-Go-Round for affordable family fun!

July 14, 2016 (Thursday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Springfield MA

CityBlock Summer Concert Series

cityblock2016logoCityBlock presents acts across a wide-array of genres that will appeal to all music fans. The performances are held on Thursday nights at Stearns Square, in the heart of downtown Springfield. Performances begin around 6:30pm. Admission is free. FAT June 30. Matthew and Gunnar Nelson paying homage to their father Ricky Nelson, July 7. Forever Motown July 14 (CANCELLED) and The Machine (a Pink Floyd tribute) on July 21. Country artist Natalie Stovall July 28, Terry Sylvester of The Hollies Aug. 4. Max Creek Aug. 11. Blessid Union of Souls Aug. 18, and The Shadowboxers on Aug. 25.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents Historic Property Walks

Thursdays in July, August, September and October, 2 p.m. Experience the Museum’s bucolic 36-acre campus and learn about the historic buildings onsite, including Linwood House, an 1859 Berkshire Cottage, and Norman Rockwell’s own Stockbridge Studio. We’ll also explore the Museum’s outdoor exhibition, inspired by Rockwell’s first Post cover. Free for Museum members, or included with Museum admission.

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

July 15, 2016 (Friday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Downtown, Springfield MA

Farmers Market at Tower Square Park

During the season the market will provide local produce, specialty food items and hand-crafted merchandise to the downtown community and surrounding areas. Open every Friday from June 3rd through October 28th, 11:30 am to 5:30 pm at Tower Square Park.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

July 16, 2016 (Saturday)
Amherst MA

Amherst Farmers Market

Saturday's April 23 - November 19. 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m Rain or Shine! It is widely known as one of the best places for local food, fun, and community. It offers a diverse selection; shoppers continually rave about how completely they can shop from their local farm neighbors at the market.

Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Open Hearth Cooking Demonstrations

Saturdays 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., (unless otherwise noted), Hall Tavern Kitchen. Visit with our hearth cooks as they prepare family-style dinners like they did in early New England. Help mix batter, churn butter, and learn about the main meal of the day - dinner! July 2, 3, 4, 9, 16, 23, 30 In a Pickle.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Great Falls Discovery Center, Turners Falls MA

Turners Falls Kidleidoscope Saturdays

7/2 Eagles, 7/9 Turtles, 7/16 Rabbits, 7/23 Beavers, 7/30 Coyotes (10:30 —11:30 am) Come learn about our neighbors who share our home in the Connecticut River Watershed. This program includes a story, interactive games, and a craft to introduce you and your child to wildlife along the river. Meet in the Great Hall. For ages 3-6. Siblings and friends welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

The Forks ME

Crab Apple Whitewater Nightfall Paintball

Play paintball on our four cool fields after a day of rafting on the Kennebec or Dead River. After the raft trip cookout and slideshow (about 4:00) we'll gather up the guns, throw on the camouflage and head to the playing fields for some action packed paintball games. Play until dusk - now that is cool!

July 17, 2016 (Sunday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

South Worthington, MA

Sevenars Music Festival 2016 Season

Concerts are held in the landmark Academy. Sundays, 4:00 PM. July 10-August 14. Sevenars Concerts, established in 1968, was selected one of the six best small music festivals in the USA by Time Magazine. It has presented more than 300 guest artists since 1976, including world-renowned performers and prizewinning newcomers.

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

The Forks ME

Crab Apple Whitewater Nightfall Paintball

Play paintball on our four cool fields after a day of rafting on the Kennebec or Dead River. After the raft trip cookout and slideshow (about 4:00) we'll gather up the guns, throw on the camouflage and head to the playing fields for some action packed paintball games. Play until dusk - now that is cool!

July 18, 2016 (Monday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

1150 West St., Amherst MA

Atkins Farms Cruise Nights

July 18, 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM. See the cars and stay for your favorites on the grill!  Top it off with ice cream.

July 19, 2016 (Tuesday)
Thornes Marketplace, Northampton MA

Northampton Farmers Market

Plaza Behind Thornes, the outdoor Tuesday Market will run until early November. Market-goers can buy fresh and local produce, cheese, honey, flowers, soaps and other goods from around 20 vendors every Tuesday between 1:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Forest Park, Springfield MA

Farmers Market at Forest Park

The Market is open, rain or shine, Tuesdays from 12:30 p.m. until 6 p.m. Those heading to the Market enjoy free admission to Forest Park.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Holyoke MA

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round Summer Deals!

This summer, rides are two for $2 on Tuesdays. On Wednesdays, seniors ride for $2 all day and grandchildren pay only $1 for each ride. Special prices are on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from Tuesday, July 5 through Wednesday, August 31. Pack a picnic and visit the Merry-Go-Round for affordable family fun!

Stearns Square, Springfield MA

Cruise Night at Stearns Square

Cruise Night at Stearns Square will feature classic and antique cars which are 20 years or older. The cars will be lined up on the two parallel streets next to Stearns Square. Plus, you can take a step back in time and listen to classic music from the 50′s and 60′s. Each Tuesday beginning at 5pm to Dusk.

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

Springfield MA

Bounce! Two for Tuesday!

Massachusetts Indoor Bounce HousePay for one hour… and get to jump for TWO! Bring a friend and Bounce! for less! AND two can jump for the price of one on Wingman Wednedays!

July 20, 2016 (Wednesday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Turners Falls MA

Turners Falls Farmers Market

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Free. The Great Falls Farmers Market is held every Wednesday, (May-October) on the corner of Avenue A and 2nd Street, in historic downtown Turners Falls. Vendors may change weekly and include local: meats, in-season produce, flowers, soaps, crafts, jewelry, breads, baked goods and much much more!

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield MA

White Lion Wednesdays

 June 15th – through August 17th. Springfield based White Lion Brewing Company will be hosting White Lion Wednesday's rotating between three locations from 4:00 to 8:00 PM, One Financial Plaza, Tower Square Park, and The Shops At Marketplace. People can expect a complete selection of White Lion Brews for the choosing coupled with light fare and music in an amazing atmosphere. Wine, Hard Cider, and additional beverages will be available. Enjoy light fare and giant JENGA!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Holyoke MA

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round Summer Deals!

This summer, rides are two for $2 on Tuesdays. On Wednesdays, seniors ride for $2 all day and grandchildren pay only $1 for each ride. Special prices are on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from Tuesday, July 5 through Wednesday, August 31. Pack a picnic and visit the Merry-Go-Round for affordable family fun!

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

West Dover VT

Mount Snow Blueberry Bash

August 6. A new event this year celebrating the thrill of victory, the agony of defeat, and of course - BEER!  Our ode to the weekend warriors, this festival will be a challenge of various backyard games for teams of two with live music, a BBQ, beer, and more!

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst MA

Eric Carle Museum Every Day Art Program

Animals Abound July 20 - August 16, all day. Free with Museum Admission. Whether you’ve only read one, or all 81 of Eric Carle’s picture books, his colorful characters are quite memorable! Use cut paper and drawing tools to create your own colorful critter like your favorite Eric Carle picture book character.

Holyoke MA

Positively Holyoke Summer Concert Series

Wednesdays 6 to 8 p.m., July 20 through August 10, at Heritage State Park. The concert is free and open to the public. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Free parking for the event will be available in the Proulx Parking Garage on Dwight Street after 5 p.m.

July 21, 2016 (Thursday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Springfield MA

CityBlock Summer Concert Series

cityblock2016logoCityBlock presents acts across a wide-array of genres that will appeal to all music fans. The performances are held on Thursday nights at Stearns Square, in the heart of downtown Springfield. Performances begin around 6:30pm. Admission is free. FAT June 30. Matthew and Gunnar Nelson paying homage to their father Ricky Nelson, July 7. Forever Motown July 14 (CANCELLED) and The Machine (a Pink Floyd tribute) on July 21. Country artist Natalie Stovall July 28, Terry Sylvester of The Hollies Aug. 4. Max Creek Aug. 11. Blessid Union of Souls Aug. 18, and The Shadowboxers on Aug. 25.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents Historic Property Walks

Thursdays in July, August, September and October, 2 p.m. Experience the Museum’s bucolic 36-acre campus and learn about the historic buildings onsite, including Linwood House, an 1859 Berkshire Cottage, and Norman Rockwell’s own Stockbridge Studio. We’ll also explore the Museum’s outdoor exhibition, inspired by Rockwell’s first Post cover. Free for Museum members, or included with Museum admission.

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst MA

Eric Carle Museum Every Day Art Program

Animals Abound July 20 - August 16, all day. Free with Museum Admission. Whether you’ve only read one, or all 81 of Eric Carle’s picture books, his colorful characters are quite memorable! Use cut paper and drawing tools to create your own colorful critter like your favorite Eric Carle picture book character.

Charlemont MA

Crab Apple Whitewater Deerfield River Funyak Trip

There's no better way to enjoy 90 degree heat than on a whitewater trip. Try a rafting or inflatable kayak trip on the Deerfield River in Massachusetts or head to the big rapids of the Kennebec River in Maine. July 21, 22, 28, 29. Paddle 8 miles on the Deerfield River in your own inflatable kayak. This afternoon adventure is the perfect way to spend a hot summer afternoon. Exciting activity for all ages--kids ages 10 and up paddle their own boat and kids 5-9 ride in double boat with an adult.

July 22, 2016 (Friday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Downtown, Springfield MA

Farmers Market at Tower Square Park

During the season the market will provide local produce, specialty food items and hand-crafted merchandise to the downtown community and surrounding areas. Open every Friday from June 3rd through October 28th, 11:30 am to 5:30 pm at Tower Square Park.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst MA

Eric Carle Museum Every Day Art Program

Animals Abound July 20 - August 16, all day. Free with Museum Admission. Whether you’ve only read one, or all 81 of Eric Carle’s picture books, his colorful characters are quite memorable! Use cut paper and drawing tools to create your own colorful critter like your favorite Eric Carle picture book character.

Charlemont MA

Crab Apple Whitewater Deerfield River Funyak Trip

There's no better way to enjoy 90 degree heat than on a whitewater trip. Try a rafting or inflatable kayak trip on the Deerfield River in Massachusetts or head to the big rapids of the Kennebec River in Maine. July 21, 22, 28, 29. Paddle 8 miles on the Deerfield River in your own inflatable kayak. This afternoon adventure is the perfect way to spend a hot summer afternoon. Exciting activity for all ages--kids ages 10 and up paddle their own boat and kids 5-9 ride in double boat with an adult.

Northampton MA

Northampton Summer Concert Series

Showcasing the best music from the Pioneer Valley alongside top-notch touring acts. On the Hampshire County Courthouse lawn Friday evenings from 6-8 p.m. Free and open to the public. The series is family-friendly with free activities at every show in the "KIDSZONE." July 22: Blue Ribbons, Izy Coffey, July 29: Outer Stylie, Ray Mason Band, A2Z Yo-Yo Team, Aug. 5 Wocky, Carinae, Aug. 12: Cocek! Brass Band, The Fawns, A2Z Yo-Yo Team, Aug. 19: Drunk Stuntmen, House of Waters, A2Z Yo-Yo Team

July 23, 2016 (Saturday)
Amherst MA

Amherst Farmers Market

Saturday's April 23 - November 19. 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m Rain or Shine! It is widely known as one of the best places for local food, fun, and community. It offers a diverse selection; shoppers continually rave about how completely they can shop from their local farm neighbors at the market.

Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Open Hearth Cooking Demonstrations

Saturdays 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., (unless otherwise noted), Hall Tavern Kitchen. Visit with our hearth cooks as they prepare family-style dinners like they did in early New England. Help mix batter, churn butter, and learn about the main meal of the day - dinner! July 2, 3, 4, 9, 16, 23, 30 In a Pickle.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Great Falls Discovery Center, Turners Falls MA

Turners Falls Kidleidoscope Saturdays

7/2 Eagles, 7/9 Turtles, 7/16 Rabbits, 7/23 Beavers, 7/30 Coyotes (10:30 —11:30 am) Come learn about our neighbors who share our home in the Connecticut River Watershed. This program includes a story, interactive games, and a craft to introduce you and your child to wildlife along the river. Meet in the Great Hall. For ages 3-6. Siblings and friends welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

The Forks ME

Crab Apple Whitewater Nightfall Paintball

Play paintball on our four cool fields after a day of rafting on the Kennebec or Dead River. After the raft trip cookout and slideshow (about 4:00) we'll gather up the guns, throw on the camouflage and head to the playing fields for some action packed paintball games. Play until dusk - now that is cool!

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst MA

Eric Carle Museum Every Day Art Program

Animals Abound July 20 - August 16, all day. Free with Museum Admission. Whether you’ve only read one, or all 81 of Eric Carle’s picture books, his colorful characters are quite memorable! Use cut paper and drawing tools to create your own colorful critter like your favorite Eric Carle picture book character.

Charlemont MA

Crab Apple Whitewater Deerfield River Funyak Trip

There's no better way to enjoy 90 degree heat than on a whitewater trip. Try a rafting or inflatable kayak trip on the Deerfield River in Massachusetts or head to the big rapids of the Kennebec River in Maine. July 21, 22, 28, 29. Paddle 8 miles on the Deerfield River in your own inflatable kayak. This afternoon adventure is the perfect way to spend a hot summer afternoon. Exciting activity for all ages--kids ages 10 and up paddle their own boat and kids 5-9 ride in double boat with an adult.

West Dover VT

Mount Snow Bike Park Open

Bike Park LogoMount Snow Bike Park opens for the season. Mount Snow is home to Trail 7, which is the longest introductory downhill trail in the East. Anyone that is already comfortable on a bicycle now has the opportunity to let gravity do the work without having to be an expert.

July 24, 2016 (Sunday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

South Worthington, MA

Sevenars Music Festival 2016 Season

Concerts are held in the landmark Academy. Sundays, 4:00 PM. July 10-August 14. Sevenars Concerts, established in 1968, was selected one of the six best small music festivals in the USA by Time Magazine. It has presented more than 300 guest artists since 1976, including world-renowned performers and prizewinning newcomers.

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

The Forks ME

Crab Apple Whitewater Nightfall Paintball

Play paintball on our four cool fields after a day of rafting on the Kennebec or Dead River. After the raft trip cookout and slideshow (about 4:00) we'll gather up the guns, throw on the camouflage and head to the playing fields for some action packed paintball games. Play until dusk - now that is cool!

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst MA

Eric Carle Museum Every Day Art Program

Animals Abound July 20 - August 16, all day. Free with Museum Admission. Whether you’ve only read one, or all 81 of Eric Carle’s picture books, his colorful characters are quite memorable! Use cut paper and drawing tools to create your own colorful critter like your favorite Eric Carle picture book character.

Charlemont MA

Crab Apple Whitewater Deerfield River Funyak Trip

There's no better way to enjoy 90 degree heat than on a whitewater trip. Try a rafting or inflatable kayak trip on the Deerfield River in Massachusetts or head to the big rapids of the Kennebec River in Maine. July 21, 22, 28, 29. Paddle 8 miles on the Deerfield River in your own inflatable kayak. This afternoon adventure is the perfect way to spend a hot summer afternoon. Exciting activity for all ages--kids ages 10 and up paddle their own boat and kids 5-9 ride in double boat with an adult.

West Dover VT

Mount Snow Bike Park Open

Bike Park LogoMount Snow Bike Park opens for the season. Mount Snow is home to Trail 7, which is the longest introductory downhill trail in the East. Anyone that is already comfortable on a bicycle now has the opportunity to let gravity do the work without having to be an expert.

Deerfield MA

Memorial Hall Museum Sunday Afternoon Concert Series

Beautiful chamber music performed in the lovely Victorian setting of Memorial Hall Museum’s Music Room—newly renovated and air-conditioned—at 3 p.m. on Sundays through August 28th, 2016.  Tickets: $10 for adults; $5 for seniors and students. Tickets available at the door. See schedule .....

July 25, 2016 (Monday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst MA

Eric Carle Museum Every Day Art Program

Animals Abound July 20 - August 16, all day. Free with Museum Admission. Whether you’ve only read one, or all 81 of Eric Carle’s picture books, his colorful characters are quite memorable! Use cut paper and drawing tools to create your own colorful critter like your favorite Eric Carle picture book character.

Charlemont MA

Crab Apple Whitewater Deerfield River Funyak Trip

There's no better way to enjoy 90 degree heat than on a whitewater trip. Try a rafting or inflatable kayak trip on the Deerfield River in Massachusetts or head to the big rapids of the Kennebec River in Maine. July 21, 22, 28, 29. Paddle 8 miles on the Deerfield River in your own inflatable kayak. This afternoon adventure is the perfect way to spend a hot summer afternoon. Exciting activity for all ages--kids ages 10 and up paddle their own boat and kids 5-9 ride in double boat with an adult.

West Dover VT

Mount Snow Bike Park Open

Bike Park LogoMount Snow Bike Park opens for the season. Mount Snow is home to Trail 7, which is the longest introductory downhill trail in the East. Anyone that is already comfortable on a bicycle now has the opportunity to let gravity do the work without having to be an expert.

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA

Norman Rockwell Workshop

"Methods of the Golden Age Masters," a week long art workshop with painter/illustrator Dan Howe, July 25-29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Howe, whose work is featured in the Museum’s new exhibition Rockwell and Realism in the Abstract World, will share his rich knowledge of the approaches to drawing and painting. Light and shadow, color strategies, figure construction, and tone design will be discussed and demonstrated, as will direct painting from a model. All levels of ability are welcome. $250; $215 for Museum members. Advance registration is required

July 26, 2016 (Tuesday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Forest Park, Springfield MA

Farmers Market at Forest Park

The Market is open, rain or shine, Tuesdays from 12:30 p.m. until 6 p.m. Those heading to the Market enjoy free admission to Forest Park.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Holyoke MA

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round Summer Deals!

This summer, rides are two for $2 on Tuesdays. On Wednesdays, seniors ride for $2 all day and grandchildren pay only $1 for each ride. Special prices are on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from Tuesday, July 5 through Wednesday, August 31. Pack a picnic and visit the Merry-Go-Round for affordable family fun!

Stearns Square, Springfield MA

Cruise Night at Stearns Square

Cruise Night at Stearns Square will feature classic and antique cars which are 20 years or older. The cars will be lined up on the two parallel streets next to Stearns Square. Plus, you can take a step back in time and listen to classic music from the 50′s and 60′s. Each Tuesday beginning at 5pm to Dusk.

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

Springfield MA

Bounce! Two for Tuesday!

Massachusetts Indoor Bounce HousePay for one hour… and get to jump for TWO! Bring a friend and Bounce! for less! AND two can jump for the price of one on Wingman Wednedays!

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst MA

Eric Carle Museum Every Day Art Program

Animals Abound July 20 - August 16, all day. Free with Museum Admission. Whether you’ve only read one, or all 81 of Eric Carle’s picture books, his colorful characters are quite memorable! Use cut paper and drawing tools to create your own colorful critter like your favorite Eric Carle picture book character.

Charlemont MA

Crab Apple Whitewater Deerfield River Funyak Trip

There's no better way to enjoy 90 degree heat than on a whitewater trip. Try a rafting or inflatable kayak trip on the Deerfield River in Massachusetts or head to the big rapids of the Kennebec River in Maine. July 21, 22, 28, 29. Paddle 8 miles on the Deerfield River in your own inflatable kayak. This afternoon adventure is the perfect way to spend a hot summer afternoon. Exciting activity for all ages--kids ages 10 and up paddle their own boat and kids 5-9 ride in double boat with an adult.

West Dover VT

Mount Snow Bike Park Open

Bike Park LogoMount Snow Bike Park opens for the season. Mount Snow is home to Trail 7, which is the longest introductory downhill trail in the East. Anyone that is already comfortable on a bicycle now has the opportunity to let gravity do the work without having to be an expert.

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA

Norman Rockwell Workshop

"Methods of the Golden Age Masters," a week long art workshop with painter/illustrator Dan Howe, July 25-29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Howe, whose work is featured in the Museum’s new exhibition Rockwell and Realism in the Abstract World, will share his rich knowledge of the approaches to drawing and painting. Light and shadow, color strategies, figure construction, and tone design will be discussed and demonstrated, as will direct painting from a model. All levels of ability are welcome. $250; $215 for Museum members. Advance registration is required

Three County Fairgrounds, Northampton MA

Three County Fairgrounds Presents New England Morgan Horse Show

July 26 - 30. 77th Annual New England Morgan Horse Show. Cost: Free admission. The show includes competitions in park saddle and park harness, English pleasure, Western pleasure, pleasure driving, hunter pleasure, dressage, carriage driving and more for a total of some 200 individual classes.

July 27, 2016 (Wednesday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Turners Falls MA

Turners Falls Farmers Market

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Free. The Great Falls Farmers Market is held every Wednesday, (May-October) on the corner of Avenue A and 2nd Street, in historic downtown Turners Falls. Vendors may change weekly and include local: meats, in-season produce, flowers, soaps, crafts, jewelry, breads, baked goods and much much more!

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield MA

White Lion Wednesdays

 June 15th – through August 17th. Springfield based White Lion Brewing Company will be hosting White Lion Wednesday's rotating between three locations from 4:00 to 8:00 PM, One Financial Plaza, Tower Square Park, and The Shops At Marketplace. People can expect a complete selection of White Lion Brews for the choosing coupled with light fare and music in an amazing atmosphere. Wine, Hard Cider, and additional beverages will be available. Enjoy light fare and giant JENGA!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Holyoke MA

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round Summer Deals!

This summer, rides are two for $2 on Tuesdays. On Wednesdays, seniors ride for $2 all day and grandchildren pay only $1 for each ride. Special prices are on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from Tuesday, July 5 through Wednesday, August 31. Pack a picnic and visit the Merry-Go-Round for affordable family fun!

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst MA

Eric Carle Museum Every Day Art Program

Animals Abound July 20 - August 16, all day. Free with Museum Admission. Whether you’ve only read one, or all 81 of Eric Carle’s picture books, his colorful characters are quite memorable! Use cut paper and drawing tools to create your own colorful critter like your favorite Eric Carle picture book character.

Holyoke MA

Positively Holyoke Summer Concert Series

Wednesdays 6 to 8 p.m., July 20 through August 10, at Heritage State Park. The concert is free and open to the public. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Free parking for the event will be available in the Proulx Parking Garage on Dwight Street after 5 p.m.

Charlemont MA

Crab Apple Whitewater Deerfield River Funyak Trip

There's no better way to enjoy 90 degree heat than on a whitewater trip. Try a rafting or inflatable kayak trip on the Deerfield River in Massachusetts or head to the big rapids of the Kennebec River in Maine. July 21, 22, 28, 29. Paddle 8 miles on the Deerfield River in your own inflatable kayak. This afternoon adventure is the perfect way to spend a hot summer afternoon. Exciting activity for all ages--kids ages 10 and up paddle their own boat and kids 5-9 ride in double boat with an adult.

West Dover VT

Mount Snow Bike Park Open

Bike Park LogoMount Snow Bike Park opens for the season. Mount Snow is home to Trail 7, which is the longest introductory downhill trail in the East. Anyone that is already comfortable on a bicycle now has the opportunity to let gravity do the work without having to be an expert.

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA

Norman Rockwell Workshop

"Methods of the Golden Age Masters," a week long art workshop with painter/illustrator Dan Howe, July 25-29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Howe, whose work is featured in the Museum’s new exhibition Rockwell and Realism in the Abstract World, will share his rich knowledge of the approaches to drawing and painting. Light and shadow, color strategies, figure construction, and tone design will be discussed and demonstrated, as will direct painting from a model. All levels of ability are welcome. $250; $215 for Museum members. Advance registration is required

Three County Fairgrounds, Northampton MA

Three County Fairgrounds Presents New England Morgan Horse Show

July 26 - 30. 77th Annual New England Morgan Horse Show. Cost: Free admission. The show includes competitions in park saddle and park harness, English pleasure, Western pleasure, pleasure driving, hunter pleasure, dressage, carriage driving and more for a total of some 200 individual classes.

July 28, 2016 (Thursday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Springfield MA

CityBlock Summer Concert Series

cityblock2016logoCityBlock presents acts across a wide-array of genres that will appeal to all music fans. The performances are held on Thursday nights at Stearns Square, in the heart of downtown Springfield. Performances begin around 6:30pm. Admission is free. FAT June 30. Matthew and Gunnar Nelson paying homage to their father Ricky Nelson, July 7. Forever Motown July 14 (CANCELLED) and The Machine (a Pink Floyd tribute) on July 21. Country artist Natalie Stovall July 28, Terry Sylvester of The Hollies Aug. 4. Max Creek Aug. 11. Blessid Union of Souls Aug. 18, and The Shadowboxers on Aug. 25.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents Historic Property Walks

Thursdays in July, August, September and October, 2 p.m. Experience the Museum’s bucolic 36-acre campus and learn about the historic buildings onsite, including Linwood House, an 1859 Berkshire Cottage, and Norman Rockwell’s own Stockbridge Studio. We’ll also explore the Museum’s outdoor exhibition, inspired by Rockwell’s first Post cover. Free for Museum members, or included with Museum admission.

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst MA

Eric Carle Museum Every Day Art Program

Animals Abound July 20 - August 16, all day. Free with Museum Admission. Whether you’ve only read one, or all 81 of Eric Carle’s picture books, his colorful characters are quite memorable! Use cut paper and drawing tools to create your own colorful critter like your favorite Eric Carle picture book character.

Charlemont MA

Crab Apple Whitewater Deerfield River Funyak Trip

There's no better way to enjoy 90 degree heat than on a whitewater trip. Try a rafting or inflatable kayak trip on the Deerfield River in Massachusetts or head to the big rapids of the Kennebec River in Maine. July 21, 22, 28, 29. Paddle 8 miles on the Deerfield River in your own inflatable kayak. This afternoon adventure is the perfect way to spend a hot summer afternoon. Exciting activity for all ages--kids ages 10 and up paddle their own boat and kids 5-9 ride in double boat with an adult.

West Dover VT

Mount Snow Bike Park Open

Bike Park LogoMount Snow Bike Park opens for the season. Mount Snow is home to Trail 7, which is the longest introductory downhill trail in the East. Anyone that is already comfortable on a bicycle now has the opportunity to let gravity do the work without having to be an expert.

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA

Norman Rockwell Workshop

"Methods of the Golden Age Masters," a week long art workshop with painter/illustrator Dan Howe, July 25-29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Howe, whose work is featured in the Museum’s new exhibition Rockwell and Realism in the Abstract World, will share his rich knowledge of the approaches to drawing and painting. Light and shadow, color strategies, figure construction, and tone design will be discussed and demonstrated, as will direct painting from a model. All levels of ability are welcome. $250; $215 for Museum members. Advance registration is required

Three County Fairgrounds, Northampton MA

Three County Fairgrounds Presents New England Morgan Horse Show

July 26 - 30. 77th Annual New England Morgan Horse Show. Cost: Free admission. The show includes competitions in park saddle and park harness, English pleasure, Western pleasure, pleasure driving, hunter pleasure, dressage, carriage driving and more for a total of some 200 individual classes.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox BusinessWest Night

BusinessWest wants to take you out to the ballgame this Thursday, July 28, when the Valley Blue Sox host the Vermont Mountaineers at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. Call BusinessWest at (413) 781-8600 for free tickets. Thursday is also King Ward T-shirt giveaway night for the first 250 fans in the park, and there will also be free craft-beer sampling.

Thornes Marketplace, Northampton MA

Thornes Marketplace Summer Sidewalk Sales

Northampton Sidewalk Sale Days Thursday, 10:00 am to Sunday, 7:00 pm. Outside Main Street Entrance. More fun than a day at the beach!
Goshen & Warren CT

CT Wine Tasting & Photoshoots

We're coming to a CT vineyard near you to photograph people enjoying tastings, events and scenery! Join photographer Winter Caplanson of Connecticut Food & Farm and members of the CT Wine Trail for these special events! All photoshoots are during "golden hour," after work when the sun is setting. Bring your friends and come on out for a weeknight tasting: Thursday, July 28 - Hopkins Vineyard, Warren, 6:30-8pm. Friday, July 29 - Sunset Meadow Vineyard, Goshen, 6:00-7:30pm.

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents the Challenge of Realism

July 28, at 5:30 p.m., Stephanie Haboush Plunkett, the Museum’s chief curator, will offer a walking tour of the Rockwell and Realism in an Abstract World exhibition, tracing the shifts in twentieth century art and the art of illustration. 

Six Flags, Agawam MA

Six Flags Sweetapalooza!

July 28. Join us at Sweetapalooza for a day of sweet games, giveaways, and more! Each Theme Park will end the celebration with an Exclusive Ride Time Event. That’s right — we’re keeping select rides open AFTER the park closes on Sweetapalooza for guests with a valid event wristband!

Northampton MA

New Century Theatre Presents Jar The Floor

July 28 - August 6. Set in a Chicago suburb, a quartet of single African-American women, spanning four generations, come together in celebration of their great grandmother, MaDear's 90th Birthday. Filled with all the resentment, love, accusations and humor that any family reunion brings, JAR THE FLOOR has been hailed as "Boisterous, earthy, enraged and insightful" (Seattle Times) and "...one of the wisest plays I've seen in ages" (USA Today). Don't miss this laugh-filled and poignant closer to NCT's 26th season.

July 29, 2016 (Friday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

Downtown, Springfield MA

Farmers Market at Tower Square Park

During the season the market will provide local produce, specialty food items and hand-crafted merchandise to the downtown community and surrounding areas. Open every Friday from June 3rd through October 28th, 11:30 am to 5:30 pm at Tower Square Park.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst MA

Eric Carle Museum Every Day Art Program

Animals Abound July 20 - August 16, all day. Free with Museum Admission. Whether you’ve only read one, or all 81 of Eric Carle’s picture books, his colorful characters are quite memorable! Use cut paper and drawing tools to create your own colorful critter like your favorite Eric Carle picture book character.

Charlemont MA

Crab Apple Whitewater Deerfield River Funyak Trip

There's no better way to enjoy 90 degree heat than on a whitewater trip. Try a rafting or inflatable kayak trip on the Deerfield River in Massachusetts or head to the big rapids of the Kennebec River in Maine. July 21, 22, 28, 29. Paddle 8 miles on the Deerfield River in your own inflatable kayak. This afternoon adventure is the perfect way to spend a hot summer afternoon. Exciting activity for all ages--kids ages 10 and up paddle their own boat and kids 5-9 ride in double boat with an adult.

Northampton MA

Northampton Summer Concert Series

Showcasing the best music from the Pioneer Valley alongside top-notch touring acts. On the Hampshire County Courthouse lawn Friday evenings from 6-8 p.m. Free and open to the public. The series is family-friendly with free activities at every show in the "KIDSZONE." July 22: Blue Ribbons, Izy Coffey, July 29: Outer Stylie, Ray Mason Band, A2Z Yo-Yo Team, Aug. 5 Wocky, Carinae, Aug. 12: Cocek! Brass Band, The Fawns, A2Z Yo-Yo Team, Aug. 19: Drunk Stuntmen, House of Waters, A2Z Yo-Yo Team

West Dover VT

Mount Snow Bike Park Open

Bike Park LogoMount Snow Bike Park opens for the season. Mount Snow is home to Trail 7, which is the longest introductory downhill trail in the East. Anyone that is already comfortable on a bicycle now has the opportunity to let gravity do the work without having to be an expert.

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA

Norman Rockwell Workshop

"Methods of the Golden Age Masters," a week long art workshop with painter/illustrator Dan Howe, July 25-29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Howe, whose work is featured in the Museum’s new exhibition Rockwell and Realism in the Abstract World, will share his rich knowledge of the approaches to drawing and painting. Light and shadow, color strategies, figure construction, and tone design will be discussed and demonstrated, as will direct painting from a model. All levels of ability are welcome. $250; $215 for Museum members. Advance registration is required

Three County Fairgrounds, Northampton MA

Three County Fairgrounds Presents New England Morgan Horse Show

July 26 - 30. 77th Annual New England Morgan Horse Show. Cost: Free admission. The show includes competitions in park saddle and park harness, English pleasure, Western pleasure, pleasure driving, hunter pleasure, dressage, carriage driving and more for a total of some 200 individual classes.

Thornes Marketplace, Northampton MA

Thornes Marketplace Summer Sidewalk Sales

Northampton Sidewalk Sale Days Thursday, 10:00 am to Sunday, 7:00 pm. Outside Main Street Entrance. More fun than a day at the beach!
Goshen & Warren CT

CT Wine Tasting & Photoshoots

We're coming to a CT vineyard near you to photograph people enjoying tastings, events and scenery! Join photographer Winter Caplanson of Connecticut Food & Farm and members of the CT Wine Trail for these special events! All photoshoots are during "golden hour," after work when the sun is setting. Bring your friends and come on out for a weeknight tasting: Thursday, July 28 - Hopkins Vineyard, Warren, 6:30-8pm. Friday, July 29 - Sunset Meadow Vineyard, Goshen, 6:00-7:30pm.

Northampton MA

New Century Theatre Presents Jar The Floor

July 28 - August 6. Set in a Chicago suburb, a quartet of single African-American women, spanning four generations, come together in celebration of their great grandmother, MaDear's 90th Birthday. Filled with all the resentment, love, accusations and humor that any family reunion brings, JAR THE FLOOR has been hailed as "Boisterous, earthy, enraged and insightful" (Seattle Times) and "...one of the wisest plays I've seen in ages" (USA Today). Don't miss this laugh-filled and poignant closer to NCT's 26th season.

Hu Ke Lau, Chicopee MA

Hu Ke Lau Presents Frank Santos Jr. R- Rated Hypnotist

July 29, Show starts at 8:00 PM. $23.00. Frank Santos Jr. has been amazing audiences for over a decade. His spectacular display of mind-bending antics can turn any skeptic into a fan. His act is always fresh, energetic, and unique and no two shows are ever the same.

Holyoke Mall, Holyoke MA

Holyoke Mall & Stuff the Bus!

United Way Stuff the Bus Campaign will kick-off July 29th 10:30AM on the Upper Level near Target. Stuff the Bus collects school supplies for local children in need. United Way will be collecting school supplies on varioius dates at Holyoke Mall throughout the campaign. School supplies can also be dropped off at Guest Services on the Lower Level near Sears from July 29th-August 12th. Donors who provide six to 19 items will receive a $20.16 coupon toward main-gate admission at Six Flags New England. Those who provide 20 or more items will receive a free ticket.

July 30, 2016 (Saturday)
Amherst MA

Amherst Farmers Market

Saturday's April 23 - November 19. 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m Rain or Shine! It is widely known as one of the best places for local food, fun, and community. It offers a diverse selection; shoppers continually rave about how completely they can shop from their local farm neighbors at the market.

Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Open Hearth Cooking Demonstrations

Saturdays 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., (unless otherwise noted), Hall Tavern Kitchen. Visit with our hearth cooks as they prepare family-style dinners like they did in early New England. Help mix batter, churn butter, and learn about the main meal of the day - dinner! July 2, 3, 4, 9, 16, 23, 30 In a Pickle.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Great Falls Discovery Center, Turners Falls MA

Turners Falls Kidleidoscope Saturdays

7/2 Eagles, 7/9 Turtles, 7/16 Rabbits, 7/23 Beavers, 7/30 Coyotes (10:30 —11:30 am) Come learn about our neighbors who share our home in the Connecticut River Watershed. This program includes a story, interactive games, and a craft to introduce you and your child to wildlife along the river. Meet in the Great Hall. For ages 3-6. Siblings and friends welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

The Forks ME

Crab Apple Whitewater Nightfall Paintball

Play paintball on our four cool fields after a day of rafting on the Kennebec or Dead River. After the raft trip cookout and slideshow (about 4:00) we'll gather up the guns, throw on the camouflage and head to the playing fields for some action packed paintball games. Play until dusk - now that is cool!

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst MA

Eric Carle Museum Every Day Art Program

Animals Abound July 20 - August 16, all day. Free with Museum Admission. Whether you’ve only read one, or all 81 of Eric Carle’s picture books, his colorful characters are quite memorable! Use cut paper and drawing tools to create your own colorful critter like your favorite Eric Carle picture book character.

West Dover VT

Mount Snow Bike Park Open

Bike Park LogoMount Snow Bike Park opens for the season. Mount Snow is home to Trail 7, which is the longest introductory downhill trail in the East. Anyone that is already comfortable on a bicycle now has the opportunity to let gravity do the work without having to be an expert.

Three County Fairgrounds, Northampton MA

Three County Fairgrounds Presents New England Morgan Horse Show

July 26 - 30. 77th Annual New England Morgan Horse Show. Cost: Free admission. The show includes competitions in park saddle and park harness, English pleasure, Western pleasure, pleasure driving, hunter pleasure, dressage, carriage driving and more for a total of some 200 individual classes.

Thornes Marketplace, Northampton MA

Thornes Marketplace Summer Sidewalk Sales

Northampton Sidewalk Sale Days Thursday, 10:00 am to Sunday, 7:00 pm. Outside Main Street Entrance. More fun than a day at the beach!
Northampton MA

New Century Theatre Presents Jar The Floor

July 28 - August 6. Set in a Chicago suburb, a quartet of single African-American women, spanning four generations, come together in celebration of their great grandmother, MaDear's 90th Birthday. Filled with all the resentment, love, accusations and humor that any family reunion brings, JAR THE FLOOR has been hailed as "Boisterous, earthy, enraged and insightful" (Seattle Times) and "...one of the wisest plays I've seen in ages" (USA Today). Don't miss this laugh-filled and poignant closer to NCT's 26th season.

Holyoke Mall, Holyoke MA

Holyoke Mall & Stuff the Bus!

United Way Stuff the Bus Campaign will kick-off July 29th 10:30AM on the Upper Level near Target. Stuff the Bus collects school supplies for local children in need. United Way will be collecting school supplies on varioius dates at Holyoke Mall throughout the campaign. School supplies can also be dropped off at Guest Services on the Lower Level near Sears from July 29th-August 12th. Donors who provide six to 19 items will receive a $20.16 coupon toward main-gate admission at Six Flags New England. Those who provide 20 or more items will receive a free ticket.

MassMutual Center, Springfield MA

MassMutual Center Presents Premier Fighting Championships

Event Image PlaceholderPremier Fighting Championship, a Western Massachusetts MMA promotion will be holding their 20th MMA fight on July 30. MMA fighters from all over the US and as far away as Brazil will be coming to Springfield this July to compete. 7:00 PM. Convention Center - Exhibit Hall A. Tickets $35- $70.

East Windsor CT

Connecticut Trolley Museum Fire Truck Show

Connecticut Trolley MuseumJuly 30. The Fire Truck Show will give visitors the opportunity to get up close and personal with all aspects of the firefighting industry including over twenty fire trucks to view. During your visit you will also learn more about the Fire Truck Museum collection along with local Fire Stations equipment & vehicles.  Don’t miss your opportunity to sit in a real fire truck, try on fireman’s turnout gear, watch fire hose demonstrations and take home a souvenir fire hat. Dress up as a junior motorman and watch a trolley themed movie in the theater. You can ride the Trolley cars as many times as you would like!

Springfield Armory National Historic Site

Springfield Armory Presents Vintage Baseball

July 30, 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Free! Come cheer on the Lisbon Tunnelman and the Woodstock Hilltoppers as they play a 19th century baseball game by the rules of 1861 and 1865. Learn what a "hurler", a "muffin", a "dew drop", "cranks", "rooters" and "bugs" and "rooters" are. Between the 2 matches, take a turn at bat and run the bases.

Florence MA

Look Park Pioneer Valley Beer & Wine Festival

July 30, from noon to 4 p.m. in the Pines Theater. Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 at the door. The focus will be on local brews, such as South Deerfield's Berkshire Brewing, Turner's Falls' Brick & Feather, Easthampton's Fort Hill, and Holyoke's Paper City. Tickets are limited. Food by Sierra Grille and La Veracruzana.

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State & Stars over Skinner

July 30, 2016 – 7:30 PM to 10 PM. Please join the Amherst Area Amateur Astronomy Association for a night of gazing at the wonders of the universe. A star party on the highest place in Hadley! Dark sky with minimal moonbeams to get in the way. Best of all it's free. Bring your family and friends. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Rain or chance of rain cancels this event.

Six Flags, Agawam MA

Six Flags Summer of Games Celebration

Join us July 30 through August 21 for the ultimate international celebration. We’ll have exclusive offers in our games, food, and retail areas to show support for countries around the globe! For just $20, you’ll get to test your skills and play five of our midway games, including 3-Point Basketball, Ring Toss, Balloon Pop, Whac-A-Mole, and Block Buster. For each game you win, you’ll receive an exclusive souvenir medal. Win all five games you get a pass.

Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame & Kids Safety Expo

The 8th Annual Kids Safety Expo will be held at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield on Saturday, July 30, from 9 a.m. to noon. The event is entertaining and educational for families and includes FREE activities such as fire safety, k-9 demonstration, clowns, giveaways and resources for lost or missing children such as fingerprinting and dental impressions.

7 Main St. Charlemont MA

Zoar Outdoor & A Women's Weekend Of Paddling

Zoar OutdoorWe're taking an entire weekend in July to celebrate the women out on the river whitewater kayaking! Whether you're a first-time whitewater student, or a seasoned paddler, we're offering women's only clinics throughout the weekend of July 30th and 31st, with a special 20% discount off of clinic prices. Take your pick from our Novice 1-Day Clinic, Novice 2-Day Clinic, Class II 2-Day Clinic, Buddy Boating 2-Day Rescue Clinic, or one-day Zoar Gap River Run on that weekend to join in on the fun!

July 31, 2016 (Sunday)
Springfield MA

Uno Chicago Bar and Grill Live Music Summer Courtyard Series

The music runs from 6 to 10 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday, and 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. All shows are weather permitting. Monday - Smith and Decker. Tuesday - Gary S. Jones Project. Wednesday - Eagle Eyes. Thursday - Good Acoustics. Friday - Emotion. Saturday - Tom Ingram Band. Sunday - Ethel Lee Ensemble.

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox Baseball Game Schedule 2016

tl_files/content/calendar/2013/BlueSox.PNGThe 2016 season will represent the Blue Sox’s 9th season in Pioneer Valley, playing at MacKenzie Stadium in Holyoke. The Blue Sox have been a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL www.necbl.com ) since 2008. The NECBL is funded in part by Major League Baseball and is comprised of 13 teams throughout all 6 New England States who recruit the elite athletes and premier pro-prospects from around the world. The team will include several new promotions this season as well - see schedule ......

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Offers Free admission to active duty military personnel

The Springfield Museums is once again participating in the Blue Star Museums Program, which provides free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five family members through Labor Day. Participants will receive general admission to all four Springfield Museums; planetarium shows or other special program fees are not included. The Blue Star Museums Program is a collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Soar into Summer Fun

The New England Air Museum’s annual Soar into Summer Fun programming will begin on Sunday June 26th. Join us for eight weeks of interactive activities for children, families, and aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Daily programs include climb aboard experiences in real aircraft; hands-on Build & Fly Challenges such as as Straw Rockets, Parachute Drop, and Kites in Flight; interactive Flight Science Demonstrations; virtual flight simulators; and much more.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival

The Rose Tattoo June 28 - July 17. By Tennessee Williams. Romance Novels for Dummies, July 20 - July 31, By Boo Killebrew. An American Daughter August 3 - August 21, By Wendy Wasserstein. Cost of Living June 29 - July 10, By Martyna Majok. The Chinese Room July 13 - July 23, By Michael West. Poster Boy July 28 - August 7, Music and Lyrics by Craig Carnelia,  Book by Joe Tracz. And No More Shall We Part August 10 - August 21, By Tom Holloway. Since 1955, the Williamstown Theatre Festival has brought America’s finest actors, directors, designers, and playwrights to the Berkshires, engaging a loyal audience of both residents and summer visitors.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield Presents Rainbow in a Pot

Making Dye with Natural Materials. July 1-August 14. Daily, 12 p.m.-4:30 p.m., History Workshop. Join us to explore the remarkable process of making dye. In Colonial times as well as today, plant parts from roots to leaves, stems to flowers were used for some pigments; other colors came from mushrooms and even insects! Come have fun as you help us prepare the dye pot by gathering dye plants from our garden and nearby fields, or preparing imported dye materials like indigo or cochineal. You will leave with lots of information and a hand-dyed project you have made.

Smith College, Northampton MA

Smith College Museum of Art Exhibit; The Lay of the Land

Through September 11. The Lay of the Land: Contemporary Landscapes from the Collection, entirely drawn from works in SCMA’s holdings, offers a wide variety of contemporary perspectives by American artists on the landscape in its natural, altered, or re-imagined forms. Featuring a range of topographies from cultivated lands to forest and desert, The Lay of the Land highlights new acquisitions, as well as works being displayed for the first time.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Running through August 30, the Hall of Fame will host various appearances, autograph signings, magicians, trick dribblers and jugglers, mascot days, giveaway days, and much more! Best of all, these appearances are FREE of charge to all museums guests! These appearances are updated daily so be sure to check the date of your visit and see what exciting programming the 60 Days of Summer has to offer!

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular”

“Summer Spectacular” Family Series runs from July 5th through August 12th. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities live animal demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. The programs have been carefully structured by skilled educators to reflect and build on the Museums’ art, history, and science collections, and all activities and performances are free with admission unless otherwise noted. There are special performances and appearances taking place during the Spectacular - see schedule .....

South Worthington, MA

Sevenars Music Festival 2016 Season

Concerts are held in the landmark Academy. Sundays, 4:00 PM. July 10-August 14. Sevenars Concerts, established in 1968, was selected one of the six best small music festivals in the USA by Time Magazine. It has presented more than 300 guest artists since 1976, including world-renowned performers and prizewinning newcomers.

Amherst MA

Notch Visitors Center, Mt. Holyoke Range State Park Programs

Weekly schedule for programs for the Notch Visitors Center: Changing Landscapes Hike Thursdays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Speaking With Skulls Thursdays and Saturdays at 3:00 PM; 20 minutes. Kidleidescope! Fridays at 9:30 AM; 1 hour. Wild Woods Walk Fridays and Sundays at 2:00 PM; 1 hour. Rocks to Roots Hike Saturdays at 9:30 AM; 3 hours. Owl Detectives Sundays at 10:00 AM; 40 minutes.

South Deerfield, MA

Magic Wings Open for Summer

The Lepidoptera source in Western Massachusetts, featuring an 8,000-square foot indoor conservatory home to nearly 4,000 exotic and domestic butterflies in a tropical environment, Magic Wings focuses on butterfly-related education, recreation, entertainment and gardening needs. Open 7 days a week. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last admission sold at 5:30 p.m.)

Hadley MA

J.A. Skinner State Park Weekly Programs

Trepidation on the Tramway – Getting up the Mountain Fridays at 3 PM; Learn about the tramway. Geology Hike Fridays; 9:30 AM; 2 hours. Come and hear how the Mount Holyoke Range formed. Summit House History Saturdays and Sundays at 11 AM, 2 PM, and 4 PM. Learn about the history of the summit house from its humble origins through to today and why visitors from all over the world visited the Mount Holyoke Summit. Approximately 20 minutes. All programs are free.

The Forks ME

Crab Apple Whitewater Nightfall Paintball

Play paintball on our four cool fields after a day of rafting on the Kennebec or Dead River. After the raft trip cookout and slideshow (about 4:00) we'll gather up the guns, throw on the camouflage and head to the playing fields for some action packed paintball games. Play until dusk - now that is cool!

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst MA

Eric Carle Museum Every Day Art Program

Animals Abound July 20 - August 16, all day. Free with Museum Admission. Whether you’ve only read one, or all 81 of Eric Carle’s picture books, his colorful characters are quite memorable! Use cut paper and drawing tools to create your own colorful critter like your favorite Eric Carle picture book character.

West Dover VT

Mount Snow Bike Park Open

Bike Park LogoMount Snow Bike Park opens for the season. Mount Snow is home to Trail 7, which is the longest introductory downhill trail in the East. Anyone that is already comfortable on a bicycle now has the opportunity to let gravity do the work without having to be an expert.

Deerfield MA

Memorial Hall Museum Sunday Afternoon Concert Series

Beautiful chamber music performed in the lovely Victorian setting of Memorial Hall Museum’s Music Room—newly renovated and air-conditioned—at 3 p.m. on Sundays through August 28th, 2016.  Tickets: $10 for adults; $5 for seniors and students. Tickets available at the door. See schedule .....

Thornes Marketplace, Northampton MA

Thornes Marketplace Summer Sidewalk Sales

Northampton Sidewalk Sale Days Thursday, 10:00 am to Sunday, 7:00 pm. Outside Main Street Entrance. More fun than a day at the beach!
Northampton MA

New Century Theatre Presents Jar The Floor

July 28 - August 6. Set in a Chicago suburb, a quartet of single African-American women, spanning four generations, come together in celebration of their great grandmother, MaDear's 90th Birthday. Filled with all the resentment, love, accusations and humor that any family reunion brings, JAR THE FLOOR has been hailed as "Boisterous, earthy, enraged and insightful" (Seattle Times) and "...one of the wisest plays I've seen in ages" (USA Today). Don't miss this laugh-filled and poignant closer to NCT's 26th season.

Holyoke Mall, Holyoke MA

Holyoke Mall & Stuff the Bus!

United Way Stuff the Bus Campaign will kick-off July 29th 10:30AM on the Upper Level near Target. Stuff the Bus collects school supplies for local children in need. United Way will be collecting school supplies on varioius dates at Holyoke Mall throughout the campaign. School supplies can also be dropped off at Guest Services on the Lower Level near Sears from July 29th-August 12th. Donors who provide six to 19 items will receive a $20.16 coupon toward main-gate admission at Six Flags New England. Those who provide 20 or more items will receive a free ticket.

Six Flags, Agawam MA

Six Flags Summer of Games Celebration

Join us July 30 through August 21 for the ultimate international celebration. We’ll have exclusive offers in our games, food, and retail areas to show support for countries around the globe! For just $20, you’ll get to test your skills and play five of our midway games, including 3-Point Basketball, Ring Toss, Balloon Pop, Whac-A-Mole, and Block Buster. For each game you win, you’ll receive an exclusive souvenir medal. Win all five games you get a pass.

7 Main St. Charlemont MA

Zoar Outdoor & A Women's Weekend Of Paddling

Zoar OutdoorWe're taking an entire weekend in July to celebrate the women out on the river whitewater kayaking! Whether you're a first-time whitewater student, or a seasoned paddler, we're offering women's only clinics throughout the weekend of July 30th and 31st, with a special 20% discount off of clinic prices. Take your pick from our Novice 1-Day Clinic, Novice 2-Day Clinic, Class II 2-Day Clinic, Buddy Boating 2-Day Rescue Clinic, or one-day Zoar Gap River Run on that weekend to join in on the fun!

MacKenzie Stadium, Holyoke MA

Valley Blue Sox WGBY Family Night

Family night at the Valley Blue Sox’s Mackenzie Stadium in Holyoke on Sunday, July 31 is open to all. WGBY PerksConnect members enjoy special free admission. Curious George and Wally the Green Monster will be part of the opening ceremonies. In addition, The Zoo in Forest Park will be visiting from Springfield, showcasing a collection of animals inside the Mackenzie Stadium grounds. 

Yiddish Book Center, Amherst MA

Yiddish Book Center Presents a Film: Morgenthau

July 31, at 2 p.m. The story of three generations of an American family at the forefront of the most dramatic events of the past hundred years. From fighting for international action against the genocide of Armenians, through efforts to rescue Jews during the Holocaust, to the struggle to reduce street crime and white-collar corruption in New York City, the trajectory of the three Morgenthau generations epitomizes the value of public service.

Great Falls Discovery Center, Turners Falls MA

Turners Falls Canalside Rail Trail Walk

July 31, (10:30 —11:30 am). Meet outside of our main entrance at 10:30 am and join a DCR Park Interpreter as we leisurely explore level, paved bike trails and village sidewalks to explore stories of industrialization, cultural and natural history, and resilience along the Connecticut River and Turners Falls Power Canal.

Lenox MA

Tanglewood Concerts for 2016

TanglewoodJuly 31, 2016 8PM. Chick Corea Trio featuring Christian McBride and Brian Blade. 75th Birthday Celebration. The 2016 Tanglewood schedule includes appearances by an exciting list of guest artists. Almost every day there is something at Tanglewood.

Springfield MA

Bounce! Bring a Buddy

Massachusetts Indoor Bounce HouseJuly 31. Bring a Buddy! One bouncer pays full price and the other pays a BUCK!  (split the cost and you both save!)