August 3, 2015

August 3, 2015 (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.

Deerfield MA

Memorial Hall Museum Presents Made of Thunder, Made of Glass

Exhibit: May 30 to November 1, 2015. Over 240 exquisitely beaded  bags, hats, and  picture frames, and other fancy and whimsical examples of beadwork dating between 1800 and 2015. The work of Native American artisans living in New England, New York, and the Maritime Provinces. The patterns and technical refinement of the beadwork in Made of Thunder, Made of Glass II reflects the artistic expression and cultural identities of the Native designers.

Jacob’s Pillow, Becket MA

Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival 2015

Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host June 13 And 14 Ballet BC June 24-28 Cinderella June 24-28 Dorrance Dance July 1-5 Bodytraffic July 1-5 Nederlands Dans Theater 2 July 8-12 Big Dance Theater July 8-12 Lines Ballet July 15-19 Monchichi  July 15-19 Daniil Simkin's Intensio July 22-26 Gauthier Dance July 22-26 Daniel Ulbricht & Stars Of American Ballet July 29-August 2 Jessica Lang Dance In The Wanderer July 29-August 9 Malpaso Dance Company August 5-9 The Sarasota Ballet August 12-16 La Otra Orilla August 12-16 L.A. Dance Project August 19-22 Liz Gerring Dance August 19-23 A Jazz Happening August 23 Martha Graham Dance Company August 26-30 Madboots Dance August 26-30.

Hadley MA

Central Rock Gym Vacation Program Fun!

Weekly, June 22 through August. Kids Vacation Camp sessions! For kids between the ages of 7 and 13. Our program focuses on climbing for all skill levels, and include an emphasis on problem solving and team building initiatives. Throughout their week, kids will have the opportunity to experiment with different types of climbing, techniques and will learn how to belay properly. In addition, they will have the chance to engage in exciting games and group activities, such as the “Flying Squirrel” and “Nitro Crossing.” Our fun week of climbing concludes with a pizza party on the final day.

Stearns Square, Springfield MA

Cruise Night at Stearns Square

Each Monday beginning at 4:30pm to Dusk. 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. At the end of each night, there will be trophies awarded to the cars.

Eastern States Exposition, W Springfield MA

Storrowton Village Guided Tours

11:00 am - 3:00 pm. ADULT ADMISSION: $5, CHILD ADMISSION: Under 6, free. Guided tours of the 18th & 19th century village, open Tuesday through Saturday.

S Hadley MA

NASH Dinosaur Track Site and Rock Shop Open for the Season

Where is the best place in the world to find dinosaur tracks? In the Connecticut River Valley. It was in this valley that the first dinosaur tracks in North America were found. The Nash Dinosaur Track Site and Rock Shop is located about one mile from where the first dinosaur tracks in the Connecticut River Valley were found in 1802 by a farmer named Pliny Moody.Open daily - closed Wednesday. Adults $ 3.00, Children $ 2.00.

Williamstown MA

Williamstown Theatre Festival 2015 Season

Off The Main Road, June 30 - July 19 | Main Stage. Legacy, July 1 - July 12 | Nikos Stage. Kinship, July 15 - July 25 | Nikos Stage. Paradise Blue, July 22 - August 2 | Main Stage. Unknown Soldier, July 30 - August 9 | Nikos Stage. A Moon For The Misbegotten, August 5 - August 23 | Main Stage. Chewing Gum Dreams | An Intervention, August 12 - August 23 | Nikos Stage. 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.

Lenox MA

Tanglewood Concerts for 2015

The 2015 Tanglewood season, which runs through Labor Day weekend, celebrates both the inaugural season of Boston Symphony Orchestra music director Andris Nelsons and the 75th anniversary of the BSO’s summer music academy, the Tanglewood Music center. The 2015 Tanglewood schedule includes appearances by an exciting list of guest artists. Almost every day there is something at Tanglewood - see schedule ....

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round, Holyoke MA

Holyoke Merry-Go-Round Summer Hours

July – August, Tuesday – Saturday. 10:30 A.M. – 4 P.M. Sunday 12 P.M. – 4 P.M. [Closed Mondays, unless a holiday] All Summer Long; Tuesday Special - Tickets are "Two for $2". All Summer Long; Wednesday Special - Seniors can ride for $2 all day and grandchildren pay 1/2 per ride.

Westfield MA

All Stars Dance Center Summer Classes

Adult Ballet Tuesdays - July 7 - August 4 - 5:30 - 6:15. This class covers total beginners to intermediate adult dancers. Adult Tap Wednesdays - July 8 - August 5 - 7:00 - 7:45PM. Make it a special girls night out with great exercise. Monday - Hip Hop/Cardio - 6:15 - 7:00. Check out our new great class! Wednesday - Zumba - 5:30 - 6:30. Thursday - Zumba - 7:15 - 8:15.

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Host Major Exhibit of American Impressionist Works

American Impressionism: The Lure of the Artists’ Colony will be on view at the Michele and Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts from July 14 through October 25. More than 100 works dating from the golden age of American Impressionism, the 1880s through the 1940s, will be exhibited, including 75 oil paintings and nearly 30 works on paper. The sheer scope of the display provides insight into the wide range of approaches to Impressionism, all of which are united by an abiding interest in capturing the effects of light and atmosphere in loosely brushed compositions.

Windsor Locks CT

The New England Air Museum Vietnam Era Aircraft Exhibit

A summer long exhibit featuring our eighteen Vietnam era aircraft on display in two of our hangars and outdoor exhibition area. The Exhibit includes such iconic aircraft as the UH-1 Huey and AH-1 Cobra, and multi roll fighters like the F-4 Phantom, the A-4 Skyhawk and the F-105 Thunderchief. The exhibit also includes an overview of the war and specifically the war in the air over both North and South Vietnam.

Northampton MA

New Century Theatre Presents MR. BURNS, A POST-ELECTRIC PLAY

MR. BURNS, A POST-ELECTRIC PLAY by Anne Washburn, Directed by Sam Rush. July 30 - August 8. The New York Times hails Anne Washburn's new play, "Downright brilliant! When was the last time you met a new play that was so smart it made your head spin?" In a post-apocalyptic world, a group of strangers pass the time attempting to retell an episode from THE SIMPSONS. Flash forward seven years to a theatre company doing the same thing.

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, 2015. 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.

Northampton MA

WEBS - America's Yarn Store Free Knitting & Spinning Drop-Ins

If you already know the basics (cast-on, knit, purl, bind-off) come join us to knit and ask questions. Find support while learning a new stitch, or get a quick refresher. Come once or make Drop-in part of your weekly schedule. Tuesdays, & Thursdays. An informal spinning group for spinners of all levels - meets on the first Thursday of each month, and the third Saturday of the month. All are welcome.

Indian Orchard MA

The Titanic Museum

You'll step into home of the world-famous Titanic Historical Society Collection where you will relive 1912 at the Titanic Museum. Throughout the intimate landmark museum, visitors will see Titanic legends come to life. A tribute to the ill-fated liner, rare artifacts tell stories of passengers and crew. You will learn more about Titanic history and have lots of fun.

Springfield MA

Luxe Burger Bar Build Your Own Burger Contest

Luxe Burger Bar Build Your Own Burger contest. Through Aug. 30, Luxe calls upon its guests to craft the burger of their dreams for the chance to win a $500 Chow Fun Food Group gift card. The winning burger will also be featured on Luxe Burger Bar’s menu. On Aug. 31, the entries will be reviewed, and the top five contestants will have their burgers featured on the Luxe menu from Sept. 4 through Oct. 8.

Eastern States Exposition, W Springfield MA

Storrowton Village Presents Early American Summer Days

August 3-7. 9:30am – 3:30pm. Week-long program that takes children on an exciting journey into New England’s bygone days where they will experience challenging and fun hands-on activities, crafts and games. Some activities include firelace cooking, butter and cheese making, basket weaving, blacksmithing, hoop and sack races, and a variety of 19th century craft projects. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. $150/wk.

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums “Summer Spectacular” Family Series

The Springfield Museums have announced the schedule for their annual “Summer Spectacular” Family Series, which runs from July 6 through August 14, 2015. Every Monday through Friday, families visiting the Quadrangle will find a schedule packed with hands-on art and science activities, live reptile demonstrations, and family entertainment for all ages. Forest Park’s “Zoo on the Go” program from 1:00-2:00 p.m. every Monday. Fans of Curious George can meet the mischievous monkey on Tuesdays from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Exhibit Curious George: Let’s Get Curious!

Until Sept 6. Curious George: Let’s Get Curious! will introduce young children to Curious George’s world and lead visitors on a fun, meaningful interactive math, science and engineering-based adventure. The Curious George exhibit inspires young children’s natural curiosity as they explore through hands-on interactive play.

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Springfield MA

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Presents "60 Days of Summer"

1PM. Starting on June 29 and 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 MA

Max's Tavern Carolina BBQ Dinner

Aug. 3 at 6 p.m. Bulleit Bourbon will be the featured beverage of the evening. The three-course menu is preceded by hush puppies and fried okra; the dinner's starter selection will be shrimp and grits with smoked corn and Andouille gravy. A barbecue trio of ribs, brisket, and shoulder with peaches and cream pie to wrap things up. $65 per person.