Jackson Browne and Esperanza Spalding at Tanglewood This Summer

January 8th, 2013 by philhalpern

2013 Popular Artists Added to the Tanglewood Season! Advanced Tickets go on sale January 8!  Brook Farm Inn, our Lenox inn, is less than a mile away. American singer-songwriter Jackson Browne with special guest Sara Watkins returns to Tanglewood for the first time in 15 years, on Thursday, July 4, 2013, at 7 p.m. to […]

Live Theater in the Berkshires — February and March 2013

January 4th, 2013 by philhalpern

     FEBRUARY 4 – MARCH 24  at SHAKESPEARE & CO Walking distance from Brook Farm Inn, our Lenox B&B The Liar by David Ives adapted from the comedy by Pierre Corneille A tangled web of lies, misdirected advances, and the unmistakable confusion of love, The Liar has all of the ingredients that make for a great French […]

Herman Melville’s Home, Arrowhead, Is Open Now

December 24th, 2012 by philhalpern

Arrowhead Museum, the site where Herman Melville crafted his epic novel Moby-Dick, will be open extended hours for the holiday period. In addition to opening Saturdays and Sundays from 11 am to 3 pm, the museum will be open for tours on Thursday and Friday, the 27th and 28th of December from 11 am to […]

Snow in the Berkshires!

December 23rd, 2012 by philhalpern

Yesterday we went hiking on Yokun Ridge near Olivia’s Overlook.  We took the Walsh Trail, which is a nice loop with beautiful vistas of the freshly fallen snow on the mountains and woods surrounding Lenox MA.  Yokun Ridge is one of the many trails within minutes of our Brook Farm Inn bed and breakfast. The […]

Tanglewood 2013 — See the Schedule Now

December 8th, 2012 by philhalpern

Even though it’s December holiday season, here in Lenox, MA we’re looking forward to the summer of 2013.  The BSO’s Tanglewood schedule has been announced!  Link to it from the homepage of Brook Farm Inn www.brookfarm.com.

December Theater in the Berkshires

November 19th, 2012 by philhalpern

The Berkshires offers so many activities during December, including the Stockbridge Main Street Christmas Weekend, the Lenox Caroling Festival, “Santaland Diaries” at Shakespeare & Co.  Plus, this wonderful play at Barrington Stage Co.  Brook Farm Inn in Lenox has specials on offer, so it’s a great time to visit. ~ Presented by Starry Night Theater […]

Superman Comes to the Berkshires!

November 5th, 2012 by philhalpern

A new exhibit at the Norman Rockwell Museum opens on November 10th.  The exhibit is called “Heroes & Villains The Comic Book Art of Alex Ross.”  The work of the artist who revitalized classic superhero images with his powerful art will be on display.  There will also be special programs and a chance to meet […]

What Makes Select Registry Different?

October 30th, 2012 by philhalpern

  When guests arrive at Brook Farm Inn they see the Select Registry plaque on the front porch.  What that means is that we have achieved  a status of quality hospitality and service that meets the highest standards in the industry.  Here is a video that explains the inspection process that is ongoing to all […]

Fall Foliage Season Theater in the Berkshires

September 21st, 2012 by philhalpern

“One must never set up a murder,” says Alfred Hitchcock, “They must happen unexpectedly, as in life.” Fair enough. But Shakespeare & Co have been setting up a truly fabulous first entry into the Fall and Winter Season. Whether or not you are familiar with The 39 Steps, the unexpected twists and turns of our take on this classic whodunit […]

September Events — Lenox, MA in the Berkshires

September 12th, 2012 by philhalpern

AUTUMN is HERE!    “TUB PARADE”…Saturday, September 15, 2012..1:30PM-3PMThe 21st Annual Tub Parade. The carriages (tubs) will start from Shakespeare & Co and will proceed up Kemble street to Walker and to Main Street then right on to Franklin and Church and to Main Street again. They will go around twice and then return to Kemble street […]