The Weekend Lowdown

A weekly wrap-up of Family and Kid Friendly Things To Do in the Berkshires, Berkshire County Massachusetts, on the weekends.

Weekend Lowdown: Aug. 22-24

BERKSHIRES- Greetings! I am sure everyone is trying to thoughtfully schedule every last fun-filled event in their planners that the Berkshires has to offer this summer. Last week was quite enjoyable for me because I went to the Eleanor Sonsini shelter in Pittsfield for my BFF pet column and was there at the perfect time to see(…)

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Weekend Lowdown: Aug. 15-17

BERKSHIRES — Even though the homework load and long school days will be here in a blink of an eye, the school bell has not rung yet. Enjoy the August air, carefree nights and time with family and friends until then. The events in the Berkshires are always pleasurable and ongoing and there are plenty of plays,(…)

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Weekend Lowdown: Aug. 8-10

BERKSHIRES — There’s a saying that August is the Sunday of summer. And with one week behind us and only a few more until the kids head back to school, I hope everyone is enjoying all that the Berkshires has to offer in the summertime? I know I am. This has been one of my busiest(…)

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Weekend Lowdown: Aug. 1-3

BERKSHIRES — It is officially August, can you believe it? Before you know it we will see pigments of fall on the trees. I have had one busy week because I started my new job at Marshalls Department Store in Lenox. Unfortunately I have not had time to go on any good hikes, which I love to(…)

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Weekend Lowdown: July 25-27

THE BERKSHIRES — Hello, everyone! Hope you all enjoyed my first Weekend Lowdown last week for The BFF. Last week I had a some fun exploring some of my favorite spots in the Berkshires, too. Some highlights were going to Shiro’s Sushi Lounge in Pittsfield with my mom (there is also one in Great Barrington); watching “Maleficent”(…)

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Weekend Lowdown: July 18-20

THE BERKSHIRES —Hi everyone, Songmei here with your Berkshire Family Focus Weekend Lowdown. As a new summer intern here at the BFF, I am very excited to inform you about fun-filled events in the Berkshires every weekend. This weekend brings about outdoor concerts and performances, marionettes, plays, an animal-free circus and so much more. So many(…)

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Weekend Lowdown: July 11-13

  THE BERKSHIRES — This will be my last week of bringing you the Weekend Lowdown for a while, as I’m turning the reigns over to our summer intern, Songmei Robinson. Songmei attended Pittsfield Public Schools and is now entering her junior year at Berkshire Community College, with hopes of pursuing a career in journalism. We(…)

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Weekend Lowdown: June 27-29

THE BERKSHIRES — This Saturday marks the passing of the first full week of summer, and I’m wondering … Did you get out and enjoy the plethora of family fun in the Berkshires yet? If the answer is yes, fantastic, we’ve got more summer fun suggestions your way. If the answer is no, have no(…)

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Weekend Lowdown: June 20-22

THE BERKSHIRES — This summer I’ve decided to schedule time in my day to visit some of the places I write about or post calendar listings about at least once a week. I spend far too much time telling everyone else about all the cool things the Berkshires has to offer families, and a quarter(…)

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Weeekend Lowdown: June 13-15

THE BERKSHIRES — With technical problems behind us, this week was a productive week with a lot of events added to our calendars and so much more to come as the summer season in the Berkshires kick in to full gear. This week we have a number of low-cost and free events on our list of(…)

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