Bartlett’s Orchard, 575 Swamp Road, Richmond: Pumpkins, gourds and squash for sale. $.39 per lb./pumpkin; $.59 per lb./gourds; and $1 per pound/squash. 413-698-2559, bartlettsorchard.com.
Howden Farm, 303 Rannapo Road, Sheffield: U-pick Pumpkins, hayrides and hay maze for children, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 413-229-8481 or howdenfarm.com.
Ioka Valley Farm, 3475 Route 43, Hancock: Pick Your Own Pumpkins and Uncle Don’s Barnyard Fun, featuring free hayrides on the “Giant Pumpkin” wagon, or in the “Haunted House” to the Pumpkin Patch, pumpkin slingshots, playground, paint-your-own pumpkin racers and more, 10am – 5:30 p.m. (weekends only). Pumpkin prices vary;fees for some activities. 413-738-5915 or iokavalleyfarm.com.
Riiska Brook Orchard, 101 New Hartford Road, Sandisfield: Pumpkins for Sale, $10 large/$5 small. 413-258-4761.
Taft Farms, 119 Park St. North, Great Barrington: Pumpkin, gourds and squash for sale, $.59 per pound/pumpkins; $.79 per pound/gourds; and $.99/squash. 413-528-1515 or taftfarms.com.
Mountain View Farm, Old Cheshire Road, Lanesborough: Pick Your Own Pumpkins, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (Monday-Friday) and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (Saturday and Sunday).$1/two mini-pumpkins; $2/medium-sized; and $5/large and extra large. 413-445-7642 or mountainviewfarm.org.
Whitney’s Farm Market & Country Gardens, 1775 South State Road, Cheshire: Pumpkin Fest (weekends only), featuring free hayrides, giant slide, face-painting, pony rides, the Jumpin’ Pumpkin, scavenger hunt, games and prizes, music and more, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; and 9-a.m.-7 p.m. (Monday-Friday, store and pumpkin patch only). Pumpkin prices vary; fees for some activities. 413-442-4749 or whitneysfarm.com.
Windy Hill Farm, 686 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington: Pumpkins for Sale, pumpkins range from $4-$32; cooking pumpkins $.50-$1. 413-298-3217 or windyhillfarminc.com.
Oct. 31, unless otherwise noted
(* times have been confirmed)
Adams: 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Becket: 5 to 7 p.m.
Cheshire: 5:30 to 7 p.m.
*Clarksburg: 5 to 7 p.m.
Dalton: 5 :30 to 7 p.m.
Egremont: 6 to 8 p.m.
* Florida: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Great Barrington: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Hancock: 5 to 7 p.m.
Hinsdale: 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Lanesborough: 5 to 7 p.m.
Lee: 5 to 7 p.m.
Lenox: 5:30 to 7 p.m., starting with a parade from St. Ann’s Church to the Lenox Community Center (5-5:30 p.m.)
*Monterey: 6 p.m.
*Mount Washington: No designated times p.m.
*New Ashford: 5:30-7 p.m.
*New Marlborough: 5 to 7 p.m.
*North Adams: 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Peru: No trick or treat
Otis: 5 to 9 p.m. (Kops n Kids Halloween celebration with costume parade starting at Police Garage and then onto Town Hall for dance, music, food and more)
Pittsfield: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Richmond: 5 to 7 p.m.
*Savoy: 5 to 8 p.m.
Sheffield: 5:to 7 p.m. (at the Sheffield Historical Society)
*Stockbridge: 5 to 7 p.m.
Tyringham: Saturday, Oct. 24, 4 p.m. at town park (Hayride and Halloween Festivities at Town Hall)
Washington: Friday, Oct. 24, 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the John FX Keator Memorial Pumpkin Walk (6:30-10 p.m.),Washington Town Park (Rte 8)
West Stockbridge: 4 to 6:30 p.m.; followed by costume parade and party at the town hall 6-8 p.m. (5-6 p.m. at the West Stockbridge Library)
Williamstown: 6 to 7:30 p.m.
*Windsor: 5 to 7 p.m.
Halloween Events Calendar 2014
October 30, 2014
Richmond Public Library
2821 State Road, Richmond
Stop by the library dressed in costume, have your picture taken and receive a prize. richmondfreepubliclibrary.org.
50 Spring St., Williamstown
A screening of the digitally restored Ghostbusters, sponsored by the Williams College Religion Department. Film followed by a panel discussion with Williams College Religion Department faculty Jason Josephson, Jackie Hidalgo & Jeff Israel. imagescinema.org.
Taconic High School
96 Valentine Road, Pittsfield
The Taconic High School Theatre Program presents “VOICES OF TERROR,” An original collection of Halloween inspired stores, written and directed by the students of the Taconic High School Theatre Program's acting class. One Night Only!
39 South St., Pittsfield
$7.50, $5 for Museum members and $5 if you come in costume!
For mature audiences: How to describe Nobuhiko Obayahshi’s indescribable 1977 movie House? As a psychedelic ghost tale? A stream-of-consciousness bedtime story? An episode of Scooby Doo as directed by Dario Argento? Any of the above will do for this hallucinatory...
October 31, 2014
Not sure when your town is celebrating Halloween and trick-or-treat? See the list of times below (starred towns have not been confirmed): Adams: 5:30 to 7 p.m. Becket: 5 to 7 p.m. Cheshire: 5:30 to 7 p.m. Clarksburg: 5 to...
2 Plunkett Street, Lenox
$10 Adults; $8 Members; Free for 18 and under
Join the Mount and Ariel Block on All Hallows’ Eve for a reading of “All Souls,” Wharton’s last ghost story, written the year she died. Seasonal refreshments will be available. edithwharton.org.
Berkshire Atheneum – Pittsfield Library
Attention wee ghoulies & ghosties ... today the library welcomes preschoolers and toddlers to visit the three floors of the library for Treats — no Tricks! pittsfieldlibrary.org.
West Stockbridge Library
21 State Line Road, West Stockbridge
The library has been showcasing fun, scary Halloween books all month and now they will have tricks or treats for any child in costume who drops by the library today. Get ready to smile for the camera when you stop...
46 Main St., Stockbridge
The Walk-About takes place following the Stockbridge Halloween Parade and Party! Here’s How it Works: Drop off your Jack O’Lantern between 5 & 6 p.m. in front of the town offices (we’ll light it for you) After the parade, take a...
St. Ann’s Parish
134 Main St., Lee
The annual Halloween parade where children show-off their costumes with a march through town beginning at St. Ann’s Church and ending at the Lenox Community Center where candy is handed out. Trick-or-treat in the town begins at 5:30 p.m..
Route 20, Lee
Stop by the Lee outlets for its annual Trick or Treat event. Participating stores will distribute tricks and treats to costumed children and will be identified with a Halloween sign on their window. Stop by the Information Center located in the food...
BCC students will canvas selected neighborhoods to collect canned goods for local food pantries in need of food that can easily be made into well-balanced meals. The neighborhoods to be visited will receive a flyer and bag from now until Oct....
Town of Stockbridge
Main Street and beyond, Stockbridge
The annual parade will begin at the corner of Pine Street and will end on the front lawn of the Stockbridge Town Offices where doughnuts and apple cider will be provided. townofstockbridge.com.
37 Corey Road, Hancock
3 Nights Admission: $25 ; 13 Nights Scare & Scream Package Includes one trip through 13 Nights along with 2 rides on the Giant Swing and/or Soaring Eagle: $37.
A truly spooky evening of fun featuring the 13 Nights; a Haunted Swing and the Soaring Eagle (packages vary). 13 Nights: Experience the terror as you descend into the depths of Jiminy’s past as a haunted hold out. This season...
Whitney Center for the Arts
42 Wendell Ave., PIttsfield
A post Halloween party for parents and children featuring a creepy costume contest, haunted Halloween cartoons and movies, spooky snacks and beverages and ghoulish games. facebook.com.
November 1, 2014
231 Main St., Great Barrington
Try the library's Scavenger Hunt Bingo! For each completed bingo square, winner gets to pluck something from the scary box! gblibraries.org.
Ventfort Hall & Gilded Age Museum
104 Walker St., Lenox
25 for advance reservations and $30 day of the reading.
Performer and scholar Rob Velella will portray the great 19th century New England author in “Hawthorne: Shrouded in Darkness” in celebration of Halloween. An appropriate Victorian tea for the holiday will be offered after the in-character dramatic reading. Reservations are highly...
231 Main St., Great Barrington
Featuring Tim Van Egmond, a multi-talented storyteller, singer and musician. His engaging warmth and dynamic performance will tickle your ribs, make your spine tingle, and warm your heart in an uplifting experience of enjoyment and enchantment. gblibraries.org.
The Stockbridge Grange Hall
51 Route 102, Stockbridge
Free; donations encouraged.
This year marks the 3rd Annual Stockbridge Grange Hall haunted house a kid-friendly, Halloween-themed "house" tour featuring fun for the whole family. 413-298-3236.