Galas and Fundraisers

Celebrate the Berkshires 

Thursday, September 15, 2016 @ 6:00 PM 
Tanglewood, Lenox 

1Berkshire honors Tanglewood and The Boston Symphony Orchestra for “Putting the Berkshires on the Map”.
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Light Into Night 

Saturday, September 17, 2016 @ 5:00
Ghent

Our annual upstate fundraiser, LIGHT INTO NIGHT brings together visual artists, writers, musicians and dancers for an unforgettable event. Experience a rare and exclusive evening of art happenings set against the striking back-drop of the Omi Studio Barns on the autumn equinox. Enjoy an open bar, sumptuous locally sourced farm-to-table dinner by Black Forest Flammkuchen Co., live and silent auction, dance party, Little Stars Kids Party at Camp Omi, and exciting art surprises! More information

Horse of a Different Color

Saturday, September 17, 2016 @ 6:00 -10:00 PM
Chesterwood, Stockbridge 

Blue Rider Stables celebrates its 25th anniversary with live music and dancing, local artisan foods, signature drinks served throughout the historic grounds, and a silent and live auction. More information

Ventfort Hall Lecture & Gala Dinner with Music

Saturday, September 17, 2016 @ 6:00 PM
Ventfort Hall, Lenox 

Internationally renowned authority and author, Dr. von Habsburg’s illustrated talk about “Fabergé and the Russian Gilded Age”is the highlight of an event that will benefit Ventfort Hall’s Give Us a Lift! fundraising campaign to install a lift to meet critical disability code requirements by making the second floor accessible. More information

Berkshire Grown Harvest Supper 

Monday, September 19, 2016 @ 6:00 – 8:00 PM 
Ski Butternut, Great Barrington

This year’s harvest supper will be out of this world !
Meet local chefs and enjoy their signature dishes inspired by the Berkshire harvest. Proceeds benefit Berkshire Grown. More information

Fairview Hospital Gala with Paul Reiser

Saturday, September 24, 2016 @ 8:00 PM
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Great Barrington 

The Mad About You co-creator and star returns to his stand-up roots at the 2016 Fairview Hospital Gala.
Join us for an intimate evening with Paul Reiser, who, in between making films and starring on television, tours the country performing to sold out venues and was recently voted one of Comedy Central’s “Top 100 Comedians of All Time.” More information 

LitNet 25th Anniversary Gala

Saturday, October 4, 2016 @ 5:30 PM
Berkshire Country Day School, Stockbridge

The Literacy Network of South Berkshire will hold its 25th anniversary gala, which will honor the contributions of the Berkshire immigrant community and are Drs. Tony Makdisi and Sukhpal Mann. More information