Best Bets in the Berkshires and So. Vermont, Oct. 4 -10
Forty paintings appear in the The Vermont Pastel Society Juried Show at SVC's Laumeister Art Center, daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., now through Nov. 17. 44 Gypsy Lane, Bennington, Vt.
Fall fun and flavors
Head to Belmont for Mount Holly Cider Days, featuring fresh cider by the gallon, food and crafts vendors, a huge library book sale and more, Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday noon to 4 p.m., Maple Hill Road, Belmont, Vt.
Final concert of the year
Southern Vermont Deerfield Valley Jazz Concert Series concludes its 2018 season with a concert by pianist and composer Chris Bakriges and Grammy award winning violinist Zach Brock, Saturday at 8 p.m., Historic Memorial Hall, 14 W. Main St., Wilmington, Vt.
Take a studio tour
Twenty artists in 10 locations in Dalton, Pittsfield, Richmond, Lenox, West Stockbridge, Great Barrington and South Egremont welcome visitors during the Guild of Berkshire Artists studio tour, Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Get a map of participating studios at BERKSHIREARTISTS.ORG
Don't miss this show
Grammy-award winning trumpeter and composer Chris Botti performs at Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center Saturday at 8 p.m. Tickets are $41-$175. 14 Castle St., Great Barrington. MAHAIWE.ORG
Live performances streamed
The Met: Live in HD production of Verdi's "Aida" screens at Clark Art Institute Saturday from 12:55 to 4:25 p.m., 225 South St., Williamstown. Tickets are $25. CLARKART.EDU
St. John Paul II Parish hosts the annual Fall Fest, Bazaar and Kids Fair Sunday from 9 to 4 p.m. Check out handmade goods and fall decor for sale, a silent auction, bake sale, and kids fair at the Notre Dame School behind the church, 21 Maple St., Adams. ADAMSCATHOLICCHURCHES.ORG
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