Hilltown Families


Presenting the perfect opportunity to shake the winter blues, eight upcoming winter festivals bring community-based celebrations and educational opportunities to western Massachusetts during the coming month. From the Pioneer Valley through the Hilltowns and into the Berkshires, these winter celebrations are offering everything from sled races and bonfires to birding, ice harvesting, and live performances, these winter festivals are not to be missed – especially for families feeling stuck in the doldrums of winter.

During this part of the year, the cold and dark make it difficult to truly enjoy the outdoors. For the past month, temperatures in the single digits have kept kids and adults alike on the couch instead of in the snow… and we’re all starting to get cabin fever! Luckily, mid-winter ’tis the season for winter festivals, and the coming weeks bring a deluge of indoor and outdoor community celebrations…

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