Archive for November, 2009

Friday, November 27, 2009

20% Off for Members at MASS MoCA

Consider doing some of your holiday shopping at a museum – both MASS MoCA’s HARDWARE and the Clark Art Institute’s shop are brimming with creative gift ideas for everyone on your list. MASS MoCA members enjoy an extra special benefit from December 5 – 13: receive 20% off purchases at HARDWARE: The MASS MoCA Store in our lobby and at MASS MoCA by Design, their satellite museum store at 50 Spring Street in Williamstown. Whether you’ve been naughty or nice, this special, members-only discount is available for only 8 days (consider a membership for yourself or a gift)!  If you’re up this weekend, MASS MoCA is open for extended hours… click here to go to their website for all the latest.


Tuesday, November 17, 2009

The Secret is Out!

National Geographic Traveler is the gold-standard for measuring tourism destinations and what makes them special. We were thrilled last year when this publication selected both Porches and sister property The Red Lion Inn for inclusion on their first annual STAY LIST. Now, we’re equally excited about the Berkshires being recognized in the magazine’s latest assessment of destinations’ authenticity and stewardship. The Berkshires ranked with a pretty high score and was noted for “‘the right balance’ of picturesque towns, arts offerings, and well-protected natural beauty.” The secret is out!