Keepin' it easy-breezy on a summer night


Join Nejaime's Wine Cellar for a "Tour of Spain" wine seminar at Chesterwood, 5:30 to 7 p.m., 4 Williamsville Road, Stockbridge. Tickets are $35 per person. Registration required, call 413-298-3454 or 413-637-2221.



Don't let summer pass you by — take your date outside and enjoy a seasonal evening hike of Notchview, followed by a local wine and cheese tasting at sunset, 7 to 9:30 p.m., 83 Old Route 9, Windsor. $25 per person, registration required at

Angel Espinoza comes to Down County Social Club, 8 to 10 p.m., 864 South Undermountain Road, Sheffield.

Grammy Award-winner Tim O'Brien performs at Club Helsinki Hudson, 9 p.m. According to Club Helsinki, "He's an old-time singer-songwriter who plays multiple instruments, including guitar, fiddle, mandolin, and banjo. In the 1970s, he founded Hot Rize, long regarded as one of the most innovative and entertaining bluegrass bands." Find Club Helsinki at 405 Columbia St., Hudson, N.Y. Tickets are $30-$35. This is a 21 and older show.

Ray Mason is providing the live music at Chester Common Table, 8 to 10:30 p.m., 30 Main St., Chester.


Get your dancing shoes on. The Useless Cans perform a mix of old-time jazz, folk and traditional Russian tunes at Swing Night at Dewey Hall, 8:30 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m., with a dance lesson at 7:30 p.m. with Jason Fenton, no partners necessary and beginners welcome. 91 Main Street, Sheffield. $15-$20.

Footings full band, featuring Eric Gagne on vocals and guitar, Elisabeth Fuchsia on viola, Jordan Holtz, Candace Clement and Rick Maguire play at Dream Away Lodge from 8 to 10 p.m. and are joined by Rick Maquire from Pile. Catch the set at 1342 County Road, Becket.

Velvet Frog Band is performing at Fuel Bistro, 293 Main St., Great Barrington from 8 to 11 p.m.

Catch some live music by JP Murphy Band at Freight Yard Pub, beginning at 8 p.m. 1 Furnace St., North Adams.


Tony Bernardo performs modern and classic popular rock at The Lion's Den at the Red Lion Inn, 8 to 11 p.m., 30 Main St., Stockbridge.

Air Supply, featuring Graham Russell and Russell Hitchcock, takes the stage at Mahaiwe, 14 Castle St., Great Barrington, at 7 p.m. Mahaiwe gives us this bit of band history: "In 1980 "Lost in Love" became the fastest selling single in the world, leaping to the top of all of the charts and was named Song of the Year. Seven top-five singles later, Air Supply at that time had equaled The Beatles' run of consecutive top five singles." Tickets are $46-$141, available at


Join Number 10 in Great Barrington for a an American Whiskey Tasting, hosted by bar manager David Guenette, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Each American Whiskey Tasting at Number Ten event includes at least six whiskey samples and snacks from the kitchen. $28. 10 Castle St., Great Barrington. Registration required: 413-528-5244.


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