Guide to Seasonal Shopping in the Berkshires
(Antiques, Retail & Outlet Malls, Farmers' Markets, Specialty Shops & More!)
DIRECTORY: MERCHANTS || SERVICES
BOOKS & LITERATURE
CHOCOLATE & EDIBLE DELACACIES
ETHNIC FOOD & GROCERY STORES
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HALLOWEEN COSTUMES / RENTALS
HOME GOODS/ DECORATING | GIFTS
TOYS & KIDS' GIFTS
Farm Fresh Produce, Bakeries, Natural Foods & General Food Stuffs:
|WHITNEY'S FARM MARKET & COUNTRY STAND, Rte 8 Cheshire, MA 413/442-4749 - Fall Specials: Fresh picked Apples, Corn (extra sweet Butter Sugar, Candy, & White Sweet Corn), fantastic Vine Ripened Tomatoes, Pumpkin & Cider Donuts, Pumpkin Whoopie Pies. Delicious Freshly Baked Apple & Pumpkin Pies. Great selection of Fruit Trees & Berry Bushes, plus Hardy/Cold Tolerant Fall Annuals & Perennial ... many varieties! Open Daily 9-7; Sunday 9-6. Check out Whitney's Farm Special Autumn Events & Activities for October!|
|THE SHOPS at Burgner's Farm, 777 Dalton Division Rd., Dalton, MA 413/445-4704 - A community marketplace offering full line of fruits & vegetables, all natural turkeys (fresh oven roasted), Garden Center with Bark Mulch, Topsoil, Decorative Stone, and Nursery Stock (annuals and perennials), Propane Filling Station, and lots of tasty Baked Goods. Cooperative effort with an array of venders: Crafts, Specialty Foods, Home & Garden Products, Art, Jewelry, and much more.|
|GUIDO'S FRESH MARKETPLACE, Two Locations: 1020 South Street, Pittsfield, MA 413/442-9912 AND 760 South Main Street, Great Barrington, MA 413/528-9255 - Produce & Natural Foods. Bella Flora Fruit & Gift Baskets, Berger's Specialty Foods Baskets. Special Programs & Events. Open Weekdays 9-7; Sunday 10-6.|
TheBerkshires24-7.com is looking for Christmas Tree Vendors!!
If you run a Christmas Tree Farm or Roadside Christmas Tree Sale,
eMail us with your FREE LISTING!!
|Bartlett's Apple Orchard, 575 Swamp Road, Richmond MA 413/698-2559 - New England gourmet farm products & handmade apple gift boxes. "The Best Apple Picking in Massachusetts", (from Labor Day to Columbus Day). A great place to visit on autumn foliage trips, New England family vacations or New England weekend getaways! Schedule a tour of the orchards! Open 7 days 8 to 5:30.|
|Berkshire Organics, 813 Dalton Division Road, Dalton MA 413/442-0888 - Fall Bounty! Farm Fresh Apples, Squashes, Carrots, Beets & More! Delivered to your door, or shop in our store. Fresh, Affordable, Convenient. We support Local Businesses. Foodstamps/Quest accepted.|
|OTIS POULTRY FARM Rt. 8, 1570 North Main Rd. Otis, MA 413/269-4438 - A working poultry farm since 1904. Our grandparents started selling eggs & chickens... the next generation added a few staples such as bread, cheese, and milk. We, the third generation, have added a large country store, baking all our pies fresh: apple, 5 fruit pie, coconut custard, and blackberry & more. Fresh baked breads including "corn" rye & challah (an egg bread). Homemade candy & fudge, sugar-free varieties, too!|
Berkshire County Locally Grown Farmers' Markets & Home Baked Specialties:[List your Berkshire County Farmer's Market / Farm & Produce Stand here, FREE!]
Mary Zabian, renowned for her delightful Baklava, Italian cookies and other Lebanese and Italian specialties, sets up a marketplace in Park Square, Pittsfield every Saturday! Call for Details. (Wedding cakes with two-week notice.)
Fresh fruits and vegetables, beautiful assortment of flowers. Located across from Malcolm Street.
Fridays: Noon - 4:00PM (May 7 to October 8, 2010) Fruits, Vegetables, Herbs, Maple Syrup & Honey, Fleeces, Knit items, Sheepskin, Wool Blankets, Yarns & more.
Held Mother's Day Weekend through Columbus Day Weekend, every Saturday, 9:00am -1:00pm. Email for more info on their Special Weekend Events!
“Always local, always fresh!” ... and in it's 19th season! Wide assortment of vegetables, fruit, sourdough bread, bedding plants, seedlings, perennials, cut flowers, honey, maple syrup, mushrooms, eggs, meats! Generous array of baked goods, jams, spreads, dips & chutney. 25 vendors! Every Saturday 9-1pm.
Held 8:30am to 12:30pm every Saturday into October. Fresh produce, maple syrup, baked goods, cheeses, handcrafts. All locally grown and yummie! Support your local farmers, rain or shine.
Retail and Specialty Shops in Berkshire County:
[ Specialty Shops | TOYS ] [Return to TOP of Page]
Voted best toy store in New England three years running! Unique toys, games, puzzles & dolls. Owner Monique Suters welcomes you to visit Persnickety Toys in downtown North Adams. Open daily 10-6; Thursdays until 8; Sunday 11-4.
[ Retail | Specialty Shops | CHOCOLATE & EDIBLES ] [Return to TOP of Page]
- Wedding & Party Favors, Asstorted Boxed Chocolates, Nuts & Fruits, Cookies, Sugar Free Items & Other Goodies.
[ Retail | Specialty Shops | FINE JEWELERS ] [Return to TOP of Page]
Located across from The Beacon Cinema. Our store certainly isn't the biggest, but you will NEVER be treated better elsewhere. We offer the perfect selection for every budget. Area's exclusive Trollbead dealer. Licensed by the city of Pittsfield, paying the area's BEST prices for your unwanted gold, silver & platinum. Stop in and say 'hello' to Rick today!
Specializing in Fine Jewelry & Diamonds. On-Site repairs and Appraisals done by GIA Graduate Gemologist. The largest selection of Fine Jewelry in the Berkshires. Kameleon, Bixby, Ritani, Endless Love Diamond Collection. "You'll be amazed at how Affordable Our Fine Jewelry can be" - Voted "Best of the Berkshires" 3 years in a row!
[ Retail | Specialty Shops | ETHNIC FOOD & GROCERY STORES ] [Return to TOP of Page]
Specializing in African food, African Cosmetics, movies, FedEx & ground services, copy, fax, internet cafe, bill payment, and money transfer.
African food, African groceries, Pre-Paid Phone cards & More.
[ Retail | Specialty Shops | BOOKS & LITERATURE ] [Return to TOP of Page]
Although our website is currently 'under construction', please stop in and visit us in person! Book Store HOURS: Mon - Wed 10-6; Thu - Sat 10-5 (Closed Sunday).
[ Retail | Specialty Shops | UNIQUE GIFTS, HOME GOODS, HOME DECORATING ] [Return to TOP of Page]
Shop 24/7! Pam's Unique Handcrafted Items include Cards, Gifts, Scrapbooks, Journals, Ornaments & Decorations, plus many gift ideas for kids, friends, family ... you won't find anywhere else!
[ Retail | Specialty Shops | CHILDREN'S APPAREL ] [Return to TOP of Page]
[ Retail | Specialty Shops | FLORISTS ] [Return to TOP of Page]
Unique Cut Flowers & Arrangements, Expert Floral Designers, Prompt Delivery, Professional Planning & Consultation, Weddings & Event Specialists, Holiday Specialties - Christmas Shop, Custom Designs, Wide Variety Of Common & Uncommon Plants, Dried Flowers, Local Folk Art, Exquisite Hand Carved Tables, Berkshires Best Chainsaw Artist In-House, Twig Furniture (Arbors, Gazebos, Trellises).
[ Retail | Specialty Shops |COSTUMES & RENTALS] [Return to TOP of Page]
Berkshire County's ONLY source for costumes, wigs, theatrical make-up, accessories and more! Having a special themed-event? Stop in and see us for special event discounts. Plan your Halloween Costume NOW! Open Thursday - Sunday in October, or call for an appointment!
If you are a Berkshire County Business who offers something different to your patrons, eMail us with your FREE LISTING!! -- We are also looking for Autumn activities and festivities to post on our NIGHTLIFE and Family FUN / Animals & Nature pages... eMail us with your FREE LISTING!!
[ Retail | Specialty Shops |ANTIQUE SHOPS | GALLERIES] [Return to TOP of Page]
Rare & collector coins, gold and costume jewelry, sterling silver and other precious items. Vintage furniture & accessories bought and sold.
Specializing in Estate Jewelry and Art Glass. Other offerings include Costume Jewelry, Furniture, Paintings, Silver and Fine Antiques. Buying, Selling and Consignment of one item or entire estates.
Antique furniture, china, glassware, books, collectables & other estate items.