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As the summer turns into fall, visitors to the Gateways Inn & Restaurant will be searching for new ways to enjoy the beauty of the Berkshires. Lenox is a prime destination during the fall season, and for more reasons than just our wonderful attractions, shopping, and dining options. It is also the home of the annual Lenox Apple Squeeze, a celebration of the fall season and harvest. It’s the perfect way to spend a weekend in the country with delicious food, activities for everyone, and memory-making opportunities.
Find more local events like the Lenox Apple Squeeze in our free Vacation Guide to the Berkshires. It’s also filled with great recommendations for dining, shopping, attractions, and more to experience during your visit!
The Lenox Apple Squeeze is an event that locals and visitors look forward to all year long. In fact, it’s one of the best fall festivals in the Berkshires. The festival celebrates the harvest season with a focus on the goodness of apples. You’ll be able to treat your taste buds to all sorts of delicious recipes featuring Lenox apples. It’s also a great time to get out and experience the autumn beauty of the Berkshires, including the colorful leaves and crisp air. It’s an all-around fantastic way to celebrate the arrival of fall in Lenox!
This September 23rd-24th, get ready for these fun-filled activities coming to the Lenox Apple Squeeze 2017!
Local restaurants and inns will participate in the competition to find who has the best apple chili! The variety of takes on this unique and delicious dish will send your taste buds on an unforgettable journey. For a small fee, you can become a voter and taste two ounces of each chili entry. Just leave a spoon in a cup of the recipe you like best. The chili with the most spoons wins!
Apple Squeeze Square is where you’ll find entertainment all weekend long! There will be musicians from many different genres, including rock and bluegrass. Be sure to make time in your schedule to sit back and take in some of this fantastic live entertainment during your visit to the festival.
Perfect for those with younger traveling companions, the Apple Squeeze Kids Park has a ton of great family activities. There will be carnival games, rides, bouncy houses, art activities, face painting, music, a bake sale, and more! The Kid’s Park is plenty of fun, so if you have a child that needs entertaining, look no further!
While visiting all the best fall festivals in the area, be sure to book your stay at the Gateways Inn and Restaurant! With rooms that combine timeless style with modern amenities, you can be sure you’ll be living in comfort during your time at the inn. Plus, our on-site restaurant is one of the best dining establishments in town, so you’ll be just steps away from delicious cuisine prepared with fresh local ingredients. Add our Lounge and the full bar to the mix, and you’ve got yourself the perfect recipe for a great night in the Berkshires.
Book your fall getaway with us today! We can’t wait to see you soon!