2022 Fall Foliage Festival Events

The 66th Annual Fall Foliage Festival kicks off late September in North Adams!

Here is a list of events happening between now and the 66th Annual Fall Foliage Parade on Sunday, October 2, 2022. Detailed descriptions and information about events can be found online at explorenorthadams.com/city-events or berkshires.org

Fall Foliage LEAF HUNT Clues announced!
Look for them in the Berkshire Eagle and in iBerkshires.com

THURSDAY, September 29th 

Fall Foliage Chicken Parm Dinner
Saint Elizabeth of Hungary Parish Center
70 Marshall Street
(413) 663-5316
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
$15/per person
The St. Anthony’s Kitchen Meal Ministry Program is hosting a curbside, cash & carry Chicken Parm Fall Foliage Dinner on Thursday, September 30th! Menu includes: Chicken parm with ziti, salad, garlic bread and dessert. Please purchase your tickets in advance by calling or stopping at: The rectory: 413-663-5316 (ext. 2), or The Moulton Spectacle Shoppe: 413-664-4270 during business hours. 

COVID Notes: This is a CASH, CARRY and CURBSIDE fundraiser. Simply pull up alongside the curb on the Holden Street side of the parish center! You will be directed from there by one of the on site coordinators. This fundraiser will aid the ministry in building its kitchen supplies as well as stocking the food shelves!

FRIDAY, September 30th

Fall Foliage Festival Children’s Parade
Main Street North Adams
(413) 664-6180
Registration begins: 4:30 p.m./ Lineup: 5:00 p.m. / Parade: 5:30 p.m.
Children from throughout the Northern Berkshire’s are encouraged to make costumes and enter the parade. This year’s theme is “Holidays on Parade”. Participants must arrive at Main and Eagle streets at 5:00 PM. Parade begins at 5:30 PM and will proceed west on Main St. to City Hall. Ribbons will be given to all participants. Group and float winners will be invited to participate in the Fall Foliage Parade on Sunday, October, 2, 2022. Please note that groups should be 10 or less children, as there are only 10 medals that will be awarded per category/prize. No motorized vehicles or live animals are allowed.

SATURDAY, October 1st

Fall Foliage Festival Children’s Fair
Noel Field Athletic Complex
310 State Street, North Adams, MA 01247
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Road Race, giveaways, games, entertainment for children of all ages. Booths hosted by the Northern Berkshire United Way and local community organizations.

North Adams Farmers Market
St. Anthony Municipal Parking Lot
Intersection of Route 88/Marshall Street/Saint Anthony Drive
(413) 664-6180
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The Farmers Market is one of the most pet-friendly places in the city!  As always, patrons of the market can find fresh fruits and vegetables, cheese, canned goods, baked goods, eggs, and meat.

Hoosac Valley Fall Foliage Train Rides
Departs from/returns to  the Train Depot in ADAMS, MA
Running now through October 23; 1:30 p.m. & 3:30 p.m.
Enjoy a 60-min. round trip train excursion with no layover. Listen to the narrated history of the rail line and local area on board. Welcome coach located at 3 Depot Street, Adams. Trains will depart Adams Station on Saturdays and Sundays. Tickets are available for reservation and pre-purchase at berkshiretrains.org/tickets page or walk-up at the station in Adams.

SUNDAY, October 2nd 

1Berkshire Presents the 66th  Annual Fall Foliage Parade – Holidays on Parade
Downtown North Adams
Parade begins at 1pm. The parade will commence at the lot by DiSanti Field, and conclude on Ashland Street after passing through downtown via Main Street. 

2022-09-27T14:44:37-04:00September 26th, 2022|Categories: News|Tags: |

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