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Top 12 Things to Do in the Berkshires This Weekend

Our Weekly Lowdown of Berkshire County Family Activities & Events — September 30th-October 2nd

By Taylor Staubach, Publisher, Berkshires Macaroni Kid October 1, 2022

Looking for things to do this weekend in the Berkshires with your kids? Well, there are a ton of events and activities! Get out there, stay safe, and enjoy those Berkshire County events and attractions this weekend!

✨NOTE: This page is updated every Wednesday afternoon. Top 10 picks are merely suggestions and age recommendations are provided by the venue, we have not seen all events in the Top 10 and encourage parents to use their own judgment when choosing events to attend.

FEATURED EVENT


North Adams Fall Foliage Parade

Sunday, October 2nd At 1 p.m.

A festive, inclusive, and vibrant downtown parade 

celebrating all things autumnal in the Berkshires!

Come watch the 1.2-mile parade from the intersection of State Street and Old State Street, along Main Street, to the intersection of Ashland Street and Washington Ave. in North Adams.

More Information.



  1. Nice and Easy Trail Hike (Lanesborough)
  2. Great Barrington Sing and Play (Great Barrington)
  3. Fall Foliage Festival Children’s Parade (North Adams)
  4. BAC Pittsfield Grand Opening (Pittsfield)
  5. The Incredible Pumpkin Show (Naumkeag)
  6. Local Market Days (Lanesborough)
  7. Fall Foliage Festival Children’s Fair (North Adams)
  8. Party in the Park (Housatonic)
  9. Berkshire Natural History Conference (North Adams)
  10. Kitchen Ka-boom! (Pittsfield)
  11. Whitney's Pumpkin Fest (Cheshire)
  12. YA Author Barbara Newman in Conversation with Matt Tannenbaum (Lenox)


Check out our Events Calendar for More Berkshire Family Fun

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