|Street Food, Northern Berkshire Style|
12:00AM / Monday, June 28, 2010
Colleen Taylor of FYP and Taylor's was chatting up Michael Gallagher of Square Roots Farm.
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The Northern Berkshire Food Festival on Sunday had easily its best showing in years, if not best ever. There were more restaurants, more variety, more music and more people — many more people — than the past few years.
The 9-year-old event has had its ups and downs, plagued by rain or searing temperatures and inconsistent participation. Some of the eateries from that first fest don't even exist anymore.
But there's always been a hardcore dozen or so restaurants and
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|Food Fest Slated in North Adams|
06:38AM / Wednesday, June 23, 2010
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The city's main drag is going to be turned into a gourmet thoroughfare this Sunday, June 27, for the ninth annual Northern Berkshire Food Festival.
From noon to 4, visitors can sample a wide variety of cuisines from local restaurants along with micro brew beer and wine. Tickets will be sold at kiosks for 50 cents each, and most of the food items served will cost between $1 and $4.
This year's participating restaurants include Big Shirl's Kitchen, Boston Sea Foods Restaurant, Bounti-Fare, Christo's Famous Pizza, Elf Parlor, Freight Yard Pub and Taylor's Restaurant,
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Stephanie Farrington of Berkshire Food is contributing to our Eats blog — all about food, all the time.
Seasonal Farmers Markets
Berkshire South Community Market
15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington
Saturdays through Oct. 27 from 11 to 3
Berkshire Mall Market
Sears parking lot, Route 8
Wednesdays & Saturdays through November from 8 to 2
North Adams Farmers Market
St. Anthony's Municipal Parking
Saturdays through Oct. 27 from 8 to noon
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Taconic Avenue & Castle Street
Saturdays through October from 9 to 1
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70 Kemble St., Shakespeare & Company
Fridays through Oct. 5 from 1 to 5
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L & M Auto, 2000 East Otis Road (Rte. 23)
Saturdays through Oct. 6 from 9 to 1
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First and Fenn streets, across from the Common
Saturdays, May 11 through Oct. 26, from 9 to 1
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Old Parish Church, Main Street
Fridays through September from 3 to 7
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Spring Street parking lot
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