DateNight Ideas: Mix it up with a night of dancing, burlesque or cocktail class
Take a break at Mass MoCA's Chalet beer garden, with DJ Elixer, DJ Fuzd, and DJ iamsam, 8 to 11 p.m. The Chalet opens for food and drinks at 5:30 p.m. Mass MoCA is located at 1040 Mass MoCA Way, North Adams.
The Barn welcomes Jenny Rubin, Danny Cohen and Jessica Kirson for an evening of comedy, 8 to 11 p.m. According to the Barn, "Jessica Kirson is a powerhouse on stage. Jessica's act is a hilariously relatable performance of sheer silliness, vulnerability and ridiculous characters... New York based comedian, Danny Cohen, first gained recognition as the co-creator and co-host of Spin Cycle Comedy, a weekly comedy/variety show held in a Laundromat. The success of this show was featured in the style section of The New York Times, ABC news, CNN, MTV, Marie Claire Japan, Newsweek Magazine and London's The Sunday Independent." Tickets are $20. Find the Barn at the Egremont Village Inn, 17 Main St., Egremont.
DJ BFG returns to Shire Breu-House for a dance party, 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. There's a suggested $5 donation; event is 21 and older. Shire Breu-House is located at 63 Flansburg Ave., Dalton.
Grahm Sturz brings live music to Hotel on North, 8 to 11 p.m., 297 North St., Pittsfield.
Catch Avi Jacob performing at Dream Away Lodge, 8 to 10 p.m., 1342 County Road, Becket.
Editor's Pick: Uncorked Wine & Beer Lounge welcomes Mikael Gregg, Mo Haskins, Grady Dixson and Daniel J. Jones for a free, uncensored, 21 and older comedy night, hosted by Jason Marby, beginning at 8 p.m. Entry is by $5 suggested donation. Uncorked is located at 137 North St., Pittsfield.
The Egremont Barn is hosting an evening of burlesque, 8 to 11 p.m. They preview: "Straight from New York City and the beautiful Berkshires, Burlesque at the Barn is here to set your month off to a fine start with the best that burlesque has to offer! Starring Gin Minsky, Jezebel Express, Scooter Pie, and Lavender Luxx! Hosted by Rev. Legs Malone." Tickets are $15.
Methuselah Bar and Lounge is offering a mixology class you can take together, with Jesse Hunter and Yuki, 5:30 to 8 p.m. In this first class, learn about whiskey and bourbon. $45, includes tasting, two cocktails and appetizers. Places are limited. Register by calling 413-347-2888. Future classes focus on vodka, gin and tequila.
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