|Hancock Holiday Nights |
|08:00AM / Thursday, November 25, 2021|
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — This December, Hancock Shaker Village will display a month long multi-sensory experience called Hancock Holiday Nights.
The 19th century New England setting will be transformed with festive decorations in five art light projections.
"If you've never experienced Hancock Shaker Village at night, you're in for a treat," said Hancock Shaker Village Director Jennifer Trainer Thompson. "There is an exquisite beauty, a palpable peacefulness and sense of wonder. We are thrilled to celebrate the holiday spirit."
There will also be a fire. Cocktails and food will be available.
Hancock Holiday Nights runs Dec. 2 through Dec.5, Dec. 9 through Dec. 12, and Dec. 16 through 19, and Dec. 27 through Dec. 29. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for kids 6-18, and free for five and under. Advanced purchase of timed tickets is required. (Tickets are not required for children ages 2 and younger). Entrance to the Village is ticketed in 15-minute increments between 5 and 8PM. Tickets can be purchased here
Those who wish may bring a simple gift of new hats, coats, or mittens to be donated to Berkshire Community Action Council.
Timber Frame of Wishes – The Timber Frame entrance becomes a wonderland of lit trees capturing visitor wishes.
Luminous Wonder – Illuminated projections by artist Joe Wheaton.
Lantern-light Strolls - Experience the charm of Hancock Shaker Village by lantern-light, strolling past candlelit buildings.
Goodnight Barn – Visit with our farm animals tucked into their stalls for the night.
The Mercantile – Shop for Shaker-inspired artisanal gifts and decor.
Festive Fire & Bar – Warm up around our fire pit while you enjoy delicious adult and kid beverages.