Pittsfield celebrates eight new downtown murals with "Let It Shine! A Celebration of Public Art."
The block party features music, entertainment, community art-making and food and beverage vendors. Take a self-guided tour of the West Side murals with a provided map or download the Downtown Pittsfield app. There will also be an opportunity to meet mural artists Cara Petricca, Trinity Rivard, Pops Peterson and Jasmine Sade.
The trustees will be having a performance by American singer-songwriter Peter Mulvey to celebrate nature, biking, and music.
The performances are designed to be outdoors and low impact so participants should bring a comfortable camping chair or picnic blanket. Provided camp chairs for accessible seating are limited.
Tickets range from $5 to $25. More information here.
'Confeti' at Installation Space
49 Eagle St., North Adams
Time: 5 to 8 p.m.
This interactive installation by Pamela Hersch is intended to recreate her experience watching paper confetti suspended in the air during a Mexican festivals. The confetti on screen will respond to movements using a text-to-image artificial intelligence model and transforms into images, colors and patterns. Sound track by Ella Joy Meir.
The town's quasquibicentennial will be celebrated at the town field with a variety of games and events including touch-a-truck, dunking booth, K9 demonstrations, raffles, giveaways and food trucks. Music by Straight Up from 2:30 to 5 p.m.
The Pittsfield Fire Department will have a free demonstration of the jaws of life and discuss fire safety. This event is directed towards kids. More information here.
Jon Berman Performance
Knox Trail Inn, Otis
Time: 6 p.m.
There will be a performance by songwriter and saxophonist Jon Berman. More information here.
Bright Ideas Brewing, North Adams
Laugh over a drink at Bright Ideas on the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Arts campus.
The night will be hosted by comedian Charlie Nadle and will feature stand up performances by Dan Altano and Patrick Holbert. There will also be a premiere of sketch videos by Altano, Nadle, and Cody Montanye.
The North Adams market is open every Saturday and offers produce and baked goods from local retailers including Red Shirt Farm, Fahey Family Farm, Bohemian Nouveaux Bakery, Mon Artistic Pets, and more. More information here.
Pittsfield Farmers Market
The Common, Pittsfield
Time: 9 to 1.
Powered by Roots Rising, the market is open every Saturday rain or shine.
Each week the market will have fresh locally grown fruits and vegetables, along with meat, eggs, cheese, baked goods by local vendors. Participants can shop for flowers, and artisan goods while listening to music and participate in family activities. For more information, visit the website.
Great Barrington Farmers Market
18 Church St.
Time: 9 to 1.
The market is open every Saturday. Every week there will be locally grown food, flowers, and plants along with other local vendors. More information here.
Berkshire Area Farmers Market
Berkshire Mall parking lot, Lanesborough
Time: 8 to 2
The market is open every Saturday and features produce and products from Western Mass farms. More information here.
Lenox Farmers Market
80 Church St., Lenox
Time: 11 to 3.
This market is open every Friday and features fresh produce, breads, artisanal & specialty foods and crafts, and more. The market accepts SNAP. More information here.
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Saboteurs Earn Narrow Win in Northern Berkshire Fall Hoop League
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. -- Jake Hall had a double-double to lead the Saboteurs to a one-point win in the Northern Berkshire Sports Academy fall league B Division on Sunday.
Hall scored 18 points and pulled down 10 rebounds in a 66-65 win over Adelson and Company at the Armory.
Dave Crtielli scored 13 points, and Sam Larabee finished with nine points and eight rebounds.
For Adelson, Jon Gregory scored a game-high 29 points and collected 12 rebounds. Nick Lewis scored 12 points.
Workaholics 60, Elegant Stiches 40
Amont David scored 16 points, and Darian Vidal finished with 15 points and 10 rebounds in the win. Dave Vidal scored 12 for Workaholics.
Shamar Ringgold led Elegang Stiches with a game-high 23 points.
Ioka Valley/Original Seed Cigar 65, Northern Berkshire Sports Academy 59