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Winners Announced in Fall Foliage Children's Parade 2021

Fall Foliage Week and the parades were canceled last year because of the pandemic. The parades and a number of events are back this year with the theme of "Games, Movies & Take-out," the things we all turned to after being home during the pandemic.

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Fall Foliage Week Features Parades, Dinners, Craft Fairs

Participants and spectators are highly encouraged to wear masks and follow best safety practices in regards to staying home if sick or exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19.

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Pittsfield Halloween Parade Canceled, Trick or Treat Is On

Recreation & Special Events Coordinator Becky Manship told the Parks Commission on Tuesday that unfortunately there will be no parade due to a rise in COVID-19 cases but local children will be able to go door to door for candy on Oct. 30 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

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Fall Foliage Parade to Honor First-Responders

And, suitably, this year's grand marshals are the entire Emergency Operations Center team that was activated when the pandemic hit Berkshire County back in March 2020.

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Fall Foliage Parade Returns in October

The city's biggest event will step off Sunday, Oct. 3. But organizers are seeking a theme for this year's parade and asking area residents for some ideas. Submit your theme to 1Berkshire here or use the form to sign up for the parade.

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Williamstown July 4 Parade Returns This Summer

The head of the Williamstown Chamber of Commerce is as surprised as anyone that the organization will once more hold one of its signature events in a little more than a month.

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Pittsfield 4th of July Parade Canceled Again

On Friday morning, Mayor Linda Tyer delivered "breaking news" that the parade will be canceled this year for the second time since 1977. It was also canceled last year due to the novel coronavirus.

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Pittsfield 4th of July Parade Making Hopeful Plans to March

This year, with vaccinations against the novel coronavirus well underway, there is potential for the parade go forward, "despite nagging issues."

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Northern Berkshires Cancels Fall Foliage Parade, Fall Events

In a statement, the city, 1Berkshire and ProAdams said they had made a collective decision to cancel the 2020 Fall Foliage Parade, Greylock Ramble, and RambleFest events.

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Pittsfield Community Television to Highlight Fourth of July

On Saturday, July 4, beginning at 9:30 a.m., PCTV will air a historical documentary called "Fighting for Independence: The History of the Pittsfield Fourth of July Parade." The show will look back at the history of the Pittsfield Fourth of July parade, and researchers attempt to trace the history of the parade further than ever before.

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Pittsfield Fourth of July Parade Canceled

The Fourth of July Parade has been canceled for the first time since 1977, a victim of the novel coronavirus pandemic.

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Something for All Ages at Williamstown's Annual Holiday Walk

One event remains the purview or pawview of the Chamber, which coordinates one of Holiday Walk's signature events, the Reindog Parade that kicks off near Williams College's Chapin Hall and brings dozens of canine celebrants up Spring Street at about 3 p.m. on Saturday.