5 things to do if you're on a budget this week
Celebrate the season
Mass MoCA's Chalet opens for the season with DJ Elixer, DJ Fuzd, and DJ iamsam, free, tonight at 5:30 p.m., 1040 Mass MoCA Way, North Adams.
Get a look at these great new shows
This month's First Fridays Artswalk features 16 arts shows in Pittsfield, including "I Am A Part of Art," at Lichtenstein Center for the Arts, a reception for "Problems" by Michael Paul King at Steven Valenti's Clothing and "Self Made Human" by artist Hunter Schrade at Unitarian Universalist Church and more, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.
Fun for the family
The Hot Shot Hillbillies kick off this season's Live on the Lake series Wednesday at 6 p.m., Onota Lake, Burbank Park off Valentine Road, Pittsfield.
Special activities for everyone
Bring the whole gang to Jacob's Pillow for Free Fun Friday, beginning at 2 p.m. Friday, and enjoy pop up circus performances by Nimble Arts, movement classes, a free outdoor Inside/Out performance, move along story time and more, 358 George Carter Road, Becket.
Take a hike
Berkshire Natural Resources Council is leading a family scavenger hunt hike at Thomas and Palmer Brook, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Route 23, east of Great Barrington.
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