Boston, MA


Ilene Stahl and Boston's best re-groove klezmer, Mediterranean, Romanian, Cumbias, and TV cop show theme songs and a few standards, and burnish it all into funky, irresistible dance music.

Between Trips

Greenfield, MA 01301


At Between Trips Travel, we are not order-takers. We strive to build a personal connection with our clients; to become their trusted, go-to person when it comes to travel. We work with our clients to determine the right trip for them, both in terms of travel style and value.

Charlie King is a musical storyteller and political satirist. His repertoire covers a century and a half and four continents.

Davis Bates performance a mixture of family, Native American, international and regional stories and songs. They speak of empowerment, history, spirit and the environment. Davis has been sharing stories and songs for over 32 years.

Don calls Modern Western Square Dances. Fun nights and Corporate events throughout New England, New York, and parts of Canada including Ottawa and Montreal. He resides in Franklin County, in Western Massachusetts.

A native of Buenos Aires, pianist Estela Kersenbaum Olevsky has performed on five continents and collaborated with many distinguished instrumental and vocal soloists as well as diverse chamber music groups such as Berlin Philharmonic Festival Players, the Lark Quartet, the Olewsky Trio and the Bach Festival in Buenos Aires under the direction of Karl Richter.

The Franklin County Fair is run by the Franklin County Agricultural Society, an organization that provides education and opportunities for all members of the community — including agriculture, youth, organizations, businesses, families, elders and others.

Family-built and owned since 1954, Frank and Deborah Prondecki have newly remodeled the restaurant and have a diverse new menu which includes many new dishes as well as signature favorites made popular by Frank's Mom, Helen.

Greenfield Mural

Greenfield, Ma 01301


Mitte LeClair, artist

Amherst, MA 01002

Mitte LeClair

Miette is a visual artist from a small town in Massachusetts who is currently working out of a small town in Wisconsin. Growing up, stories were a big part of her artistic landscape and storytelling is often at the root of her visual artwork. Miette is a creative writer and reader, as well as a visual artist and has worked as one of the managing editors of the Beloit Fiction Journal as well as a writing tutor at the Beloit College Writing Center.

Musica Franklin is a 501c3 nonprofit organization founded in 2015. Our intensive after-school music program is based on the belief that that the pursuit of musical excellence teaches students to strive for excellence in all areas of their lives. It is modeled on El Sistema, a hugely successful music and social change program that was started in Venezuela 40 years ago. El Sistema is now practiced all over the world, helping to lift up children and their families.

Michael Nix performs on Banjar, classical guitar, banjo, lute, and mandolin, throughout the United States and Asia; has recorded for the PBS series

The Brunswick Hotel offers many amenities, including the largest patio bar on the beach; weekly fireworks every Thursday and a restaurant and lounge right in the building, which features live entertainment daily and nightly in the summer, and weekends in the off-season.

Pacifico Palumbo Fine Art

Colrain, MA 01340

Tony Palumbo

I enjoy painting as well as I enjoy working in Neon and Sculpture. I consider myself to be a realist, but with a bit of fantasy thrown in. I like to paint scenes of my home, my garden, my animals, things we collect, our beautiful neck of the woods, friends, as well as anything else that I may be interested in.

Pizazz Dance Studio has been open since 1995, offering classes in Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, Boys Dance, and Company Dance Training & Competitions.

Richie Davis, writer

Montague, MA 01347

Richie Davis

Everyone has a fascinating story to tell. You may not believe that, but after nearly 50 years of seeking out life’s wonders and engaging with people about what makes their own story fascinating, I realize it’s largely about the telling …. but also about the listening.

Roger Tincknell has been performing for children, adults, and seniors throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe for over 40 years with strong, expressive vocal styles, show stopping yodeling and masterful instrumental skills.

Sarah Bliss, experimental filmmaker and photographer with a background in religious studies, focusing on the relationships between body, place, language and memory.

We are now at a crucial stage in Turners Falls’ evolution and have found ourselves with an incredible and rare opportunity to maximize the use of the town owned Shea Theater to not only embrace its roots as a beacon of performance venues serving artists and audiences in Montague, but to develop The Shea as a bigger part of the artistic community in Franklin County.

Shelley Roberts, soprano, is from Shelburne Falls, Mass. She holds a Master's from Westminster Choir College in vocal performance and voice pedagogy and her Bachelor's Degree from University of Massachusetts Amherst in music education and performance.

If it's a Monster Truck flying through the sky or a big colorful explosion up above, it's probably Skyfire Productions. From Freestyle Motocross to Truck Pulls, and everything in between, there is never a dull moment when the sky is on fire.

At the 2 Rivers Bed and Breakfast, your comfort is our top priority. That's why we offer luxurious amenities to help you relax during your stay. Enhance your stay with one of our special amenities or take advantage of our close proximity to all the Franklin attractions and explore the region.

Welcome Yule. Music, Dance, Songs and Stories to drive the dark away. At the Shea Theater in Turners Falls on the second weekend of December, every year. Only $10!