Sunday Dec. 8


Holiday Craft Fair

Fourth annual fair sponsored by Berkshire Made -- jewelry, photographs, Christmas ornaments and more. Free admission, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Stock bridge Town Offices, 50 Main St., Stockbridge. (413) 298-3926,

Williamstown Holiday Fair

Artisans from silversmiths to jewelers to fiber artists and more, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wil liamstown Elementary School, 115 Church St., Williamstown. COMMUNITY

Berkshire Botanical Garden

Holiday Marketplace: Garden is transformed into a beautiful, festive market with hundreds gifts. Gallery of Wreaths and a juried group of exceptional artisans and vendors. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Routes 102 and 183, Stockbridge. Free admission. (413) 298-3926,

Berkshire Museum

Holiday Flash Mob concerts Sat urdays and Sundays in December, string quartets and carolers with Berkshire Music School. ‘Festival of Trees' -- 200 trees throughout the galleries. 39 South St., Pittsfield, (413) 443-7171,

Hildene for the Holidays

Apple cider, Vermont tastings and fresh cider doughnuts, pine boughs and sounds of the season. Live music by Emerald Valley Recorder Ensemble. Museum shop at the historic home of Robert Todd Lincoln, son of Abraham Lincoln, 1005 Hildene Road, Man ches ter, Vt. (802) 362-1788,

Holiday Benefit Community Dinner

Third annual community gathering, dinner and music, will benefit Con struct Inc., The Watson Fund and Volunteers in Medicine, 4 to 7 p.m. Holiday Buffet Dinner, 6 to 9 p.m. music and dancing with the Lucky 4 and The BTUS. All proceeds will be donated. Castle Street Cafe, 10 Castle Street, Great Barrington. (413) 528-5244,

Humane Society boutique

Café Chic: Pop-Up Boutique for Ladies to benefit Berkshire Humane Society and Purradise cat shelter. Free admission 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Berkshire Functional Fitness: 325 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington.

Lenox Library

Ninth Annual Gingerbread House Competition and auction, theme ‘Berkshire Ginger bread Cottages.' Refreshments, Kid's Korner craft. Art Sale to benefit thelibrary: artwork, prints, and art books, 1 to 3 p.m. (413) 637-2630 or

Lessons and Carols

Annual concert and reading of the Biblical Christmas story, 4 p.m. Icelandic music from Williams College Concert and Chamber choirs. Thomp son Memorial Chapel, Williams College, Williamstown.

Main Street at Christmas

Main Street as Norman Rock well saw it: Antique cars, Christmas Food Booth, holiday music by Monument Moun tain Re gional High School, First Congre gational Church of Stock bridge Hand bell Choir and the Lon dontown Carol ers. Santa's workshop with Norman Rockwell Museum. Horse-drawn wagon rides. Stockbridge Main Street, Route 7. (413) 298-5200,

Santa Breakfast

Join Santa for pancakes, 8 to 11 a.m., Building Blocks EEC, 457 Dalton Ave., Pittsfield. (413) 885-0131

Sheffield Festival of Holidays

Shop at the Old Stone Store open 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Holiday House, 1 to 5 p.m.: 18th-century Dan Raymond House, decorated for the holidays, opens for tours. Sheffield Historical Society, 161 Main St., Route 7, Sheffield.

South Williamstown Tree Lighting

Tree lighting, open house at Little Red Schoolhouse (IS183), 5 p.m. Route 7, Williamstown.


Historic Chatham Village winter wonderland, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Window displays, lights, cookiestainers on th and seasonal treats. Entere streets, carolers, rides in horse-drawn wagons and visits with Santa. (518) 392-5848,


Images Cinema

‘Nightmare before Christmas,' 1 p.m. Admission is free. 50 Spring St.