Fairs & Festivals in Berkshires and Pioneer Valley/Mohawk Trail

Main Street and Holden Street North Adams, MA Phone: 413-664-6180

February 21, 2015

Hot chocolate, a chowder competition, ice sculpting, horse-drawn wagon rides, and roasted marshmallows at a community campfire.

Greenfield Community College (I-91, Exit 26) Greenfield, MA Phone: 413-341-3317

July 10-12, 2015

Because of a huge turnout in 2014, the festival is expanded in 2015 to three days. The 2015 lineup of 40 acts on three stages will include Steve Earle, Punch Brothers, Tune-Yards, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Milk Carton Kids, J Mascis, Rubblebucket, and more. Also: local food, beer and wine, handmade crafts, a dance tent, a wide array of kid's activities and entertainment, and hot air balloon rides. Admission: $79.99 for full weekend; $19.99 for Friday; $59.99 for Saturday and Sunday, Children under age 10 admitted free. Hours: Gates open Friday at 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday at noon