Superior Room at The Red Lion Inn
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Before the Snow Flies!
Champagne at The Red Lion Inn

Our holiday reservations continue to steadily pour in, so please don't wait to make your plans with us for  Christmas and New Year's Eve!
Join us for an extended celebration as we usher in the 2010! Our New Year's package features a special 5-course dinner with Champagne toast at midnight, dancing to live music, two nights accommodations and a full breakfast each morning, starting at $775 inclusive. Please contact Innkeeper Michele Kotek to secure your spot - call 413.298.1656 or email soon!

Tanglewood in November?
Tanglewood Shed

Andrew Pincus, Classical Music Critic for the The Berkshire Eagle, will be at the Stockbridge Library on Sunday, November 15 at 4 p.m. to discuss the Tanglewood Music Center. Mr. Pincus is the author of Tanglewood: The Clash Between Tradition and Change. He will discuss the development of the Tanglewood Music Center, focusing on the impact of the appointment of James Levine as the Music Director of the BSO. Members of the public are invited.  This event is free; donations welcome.  For further info, please call the Stockbridge Library at 413.298.5501. Light refreshments served.
Make Marzipan for the Holidays
Marzipan Workshop at Ventfort Hall 
World-renowned wedding-cake designer and author Cile Bellefleur-Burbidge will teach the art of making decorative marzipan at Ventfort Hall Mansion and Gilded Age Museum on Saturday, November 21.  There will be three workshops held at 10am, 2pm and 6pm. Mix and decorate your on traditional sweets, perfect for the holidays. Vogue and Bon Appétit both praised Bellefleur-Burbidge's work. The fee for each workshop is $25 per adult and $15 for children ages 10 to 17. Please phone 413.637.3206 or visit for more info.  Ticket price includes marzipan, decorating materials and
admission to the historic mansion.

The List
.Norman Rockwell Museum
Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera
Fri, Nov. 7:
Photography opened a door to the keenly observed authenticity that defines Norman Rockwell's art.

Sat, Nov 8 - Sun,
Dec 20: 11th Annual Festival for the Holidays. Shop for everyone on your list at the Sheffield Historical Society's holiday bazaar.

The Second City
50th Anniversary Tour - Chicago's Comedy Troupe at the Colonial Theater
Sat, Nov 14, 8pm.

And at the Mahaiwe -
Chinese Acrobats

Formidable feats of daring and balance!
Fri, Nov 13 at 10am & 8pm... and...
Jane Monheit,
one of the post-
millennial jazz world's foremost vocalists, Sun, Nov 15, 3pm.

A Christmas Carol
At the Berkshire Theatre Festival
December 12 - 30...
Charles Dickens' classic reimagined by Eric Hill - a treat for the whole family to enjoy together!

Gift Cards
Available Now!
Gift Card
The perfect gift for holidays, birthdays, anniversaries, or any special occasion!

To order a card, please call

That Warm and Fuzzy Feeling...

The Red Lion Inn awaits you with a roaring fireplace, good food and cheer and all the calm and serenity that a few days in the Berkshires provides. The chilly nights we've been having are no match for our plush pillow-top  mattresses and down comforters or for the hot tub and year-round heated outdoor pool! Check out our website to learn about our last minute deals or call today to reserve  your getaway and you'll be happy you did...

November's Retail Therapy special includes overnight accommodations, breakfast for two the following morning, discount coupons to the Prime Outlets in Lee and a bag of goodies to help you unwind. S.pecial includes overnight accommodations, breakfast for two the following morning, discount coupons to the Prime Outlets and a bag of goodies to help you unwind. Priced from $175 a night including tax and gratuities. This package is available Sunday-Thursday during November 2009. Please call 413.298.1690 to reserve.

If you're looking forward to a visit to the Berkshires to see the Inn decked out in all its holiday glory, consider our December special: O Christmas Tree!  This special will get you in the holiday spirit as you view The Berkshire Museum's 25th annual Festival of Trees.  The special package includes two tickets to the exhibit, a holiday ornament, breakfast for two, and overnight accommodations! Priced from $185 a night including taxes & gratuities. This package is available Sunday-Thursday during December 2009 (blackout dates apply).

Make your reservations now if your Thanksgiving or Christmas travel plans bring you by the Inn. We're the perfect respite along your route, so come enjoy the merriment and our comfortable accommodations.

For more details on all our lodging specials, please contact our Reservations Department by phoning 413.298.1690 or emailing us or click on this link.

Or to check other dates and availability please click here!
Menu for Benefit Dinner Announced
Enjoy an amazing evening at this fundraiser for a notable program that puts area youth to work with professional chefs!

Railroad Street Youth ProjectRailroad Street Youth Project (RSYP), a youth empowerment organization in our community, supports the creation of youth-generated activities that promote responsibility, self-worth and intergenerational respect and communication. RSYP's Berkshire Culinary Arts Program, under the direction of Red Lion Executive Chef Brian J. Alberg and featured on Good Morning America, allows area youth to work with chefs for professional culinary training. The program "finale" is a community dinner overseen by guest chefs working with the students to prepare a gourmet meal for the public! This year's fundraising dinner will be held on November 16th at The Red Lion Inn - join us for hors d'oeuvres, a 5-course meal and the opportunity to win a raffle that awards the lucky winner with a week at a private home in Provence!  Please click here to view the menu!

This is a great opportunity to experience a delicious dinner and commune with folks who believe in the importance of empowering youth!  Tickets are $100 per person, including wines, tax and gratuity. For reservations, please call our Reservations Department at 413.298.1690 or click here to go to - find The Red Lion Inn's page and just enter the event date to make your reservation!

Year-round Arts, Cultural & Historic Attractions !
No matter what time of year, there's to plenty to discover...

Performing Arts:
Lion's Den

Barrington Stage Company

Berkshire Theatre Festival
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival
Lion's Den pub
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
Shakespeare & Company
The Colonial
Lichtenstein Center for the Arts
'62 Center for Theatre and Dance at Williams College
Aston Magna Foundation For Music & Humanities, Inc.
Berkshire Bach Society
Berkshire Choral Festival

Visual Arts & Historic Sites:

Berkshire Art Gallery in Great Barrington
Berkshire Museum
Chesterwood - Lincoln monument sculptor Daniel Chesterwood - Lincoln monument sculptor Daniel Chester French's home/studio
Herman Melville's Arrowhead
Norman Rockwell Museum
The Clark
The Emporium Gallery in Great Barrington
The Mount
Ventfort Hall
Williamstown Film Festival
Chapin Library Of Rare Books & Manuscripts
The Colonel John Ashley House
Mission House Museum and Gardens
Naumkeag Museum and Gardens
Stockbridge Library Historical Room
Animagic- Museum of Animation Special Effects and Art
Dark Ride Project- Center for Robotic-Arts & Eric Rudd Studio
The Du Bois Center of American History
Frelinghuysen Morris House & Studio
North Adams Museum of History and Science/The North Adams Historical Society, Inc.
Williams College Museum Of Art
Ferrin Gallery

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