The Colonial Theatre
111 South Street
Pittsfield, MA  01201

PARKING

Many commercial lots within a one-block radius are available for parking after 5:00pm.  On-street parking is free after 5:00pm on weekdays, and all day on weekends.  Guaranteed parking is available at the Crowne Plaza Hotel parking garage.  This is a paid lot, but parking is free to bar or dining room patrons.  If coming from the south, the lot can be accessed by turning left on Church Street in front of the Colonial and taking an immediate right.  The lot is on the right.  If coming from the north, the lot can be accessed by turning right onto West Street and taking an immediate left into the Crowne Plaza main entrance.

 

For a map with parking areas, click here.

DIRECTIONS FROM MAJOR ROADWAYS

From the north (Vermont)

  • Travel south on US-7 until Pittsfield, where US-7 becomes South Street

  • The Colonial is on the left side of South Street, past the Crowne Plaza Hotel just after the rotary in the center of Pittsfield

 

From the south (Hartford, CT)

  • Travel north on I-91 until Springfield

  • Take exit 14 for I-90 West/Westfield/Albany

  • Take exit 2 for US-20/Lee/Pittsfield, and bear right off the exit ramp

  • Travel north on US-20 West through Lee and Lenox to Pittsfield

  • In Pittsfield, US-20 becomes US-7 (South Street)

  • The Colonial is on the right side of South Street, just after the intersection of South and E. Housatonic Streets, and before the rotary in the center of Pittsfield

 

From the south (New York, NY)

  • Travel north on I-87

  • Merge onto I-90 East toward Massachusetts

  • Take exit 2 for US-20/Lee/Pittsfield, and bear right off the exit ramp

  • Travel north on US-20 West through Lee and Lenox to Pittsfield

  • In Pittsfield, US-20 becomes US-7 (South Street)

  • The Colonial is on the right side of South Street, just after the intersection of South and E. Housatonic Streets, and before the rotary in the center of Pittsfield

 

From the west (Albany, NY)​​

  • Travel east on US-20 until the intersection of US-20 and US-7 (South Street)

  • Take a left onto South Street

  • The Colonial is on the right side of South Street, just after the intersection of South Street and US-20, and before the rotary in the center of Pittsfield

 

From the east (Springfield and Boston, MA)

  • Travel west on I-90

  • Take exit 2 for US-20/Lee/Pittsfield, and bear right off the exit ramp

  • Travel north on US-20 West through Lee and Lenox to Pittsfield

  • Once in Pittsfield, US-20 becomes US-7 (South Street)

  • The Colonial is on the right side of South Street, just after the intersection of South and E. Housatonic Streets, and before the rotary in the center of Pittsfield

TRANSPORTATION

Air

  • Albany International Airport, Albany, NY; 1 hour, 45 miles

  • Bradley International Airport, Hartford, CT; 90 minutes, 70 miles

  • Logan International Airport, Boston, MA; 2 ½ hours, 135 miles

 

Rail

  • Amtrak offers service to Pittsfield on the Lake Shore Limited, which runs between Boston and Chicago, 800-USA-RAIL

 

Bus

 

Taxi

  • Arrow Taxi, Pittsfield, 413-499-4860

  • Rainbow Taxi, Pittsfield, 413-499-4860 or 413-499-2527

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
14 Castle Street
Great Barrington, MA  01230

PARKING

There is ample on-street free parking near the Mahaiwe.  In addition, many downtown businesses make their parking lots available for public use after 5:00pm on weekdays, and all day on weekends.

 

For a map with parking areas, click here.

DIRECTIONS FROM MAJOR ROADWAYS

From the north (Vermont)

  • Travel south on US-7 until Great Barrington, where US-7 will become Main Street

  • Turn right from Main Street onto Castle Street, just after the intersection of Main and Railroad Streets

  • The Mahaiwe is on the right side of the street at the end of the block

 

From the south (Hartford, CT)

  • Travel north on I-91 until Springfield

  • Take exit 14 for I-90/Boston/Albany

  • Stay to the right and take the exit for I-90 West/Albany after the toll plaza

  • Travel west on I-90

  • Take exit 2 for US-20/Lee/Pittsfield

  • Bear left after the toll plaza and follow signs for US-20 East to MA-102/MA-7

  • Continue on MA-102 West and US-7 South until Great Barrington, where US-7 will become Main Street

  • Turn right from Main Street onto Castle Street, just after the intersection of Main and Railroad Streets

  • The Mahaiwe is on the right side of the street at the end of the block

 

From the south (New York, NY)

  • Travel north on the Taconic State Parkway

  • Take the exit for NY-23/Claverack/Hillsdale

  • Stay to the right at the end of the ramp, and continue onto NY-23 East, which will become MA-41 North

  • Continue on MA-41 North and turn left onto US-7/Main Street

  • Turn left from Main Street onto Castle Street, just after the intersection of Main Street and St. James Place

  • The Mahaiwe is on the right side of the street at the end of the block

 

From the west (Albany, NY)

  • Travel east on I-90

  • Take exit B3 for NY-22/Austerlitz/New Lebanon

  • Turn left onto State Highway 980D, which becomes MA-102 East

  • Continue on MA-102 East and turn right onto MA-41 South

  • Continue on MA-41 South until Great Barrington, where MA-41 will become Main Street

  • Turn right from Main Street onto Castle Street, just after the intersection of Main and Railroad Streets

  • The Mahaiwe is on the right side of the street at the end of the block

 

From the east (Springfield and Boston, MA)

  • Travel west on I-90

  • Take exit 2 for US-20/Lee/Pittsfield

  • Bear left after the toll plaza and follow signs for US-20 East to MA-102/MA-7

  • Continue on MA-102 West and US-7 South until Great Barrington, where US-7 will become Main Street

  • Turn right from Main Street onto Castle Street, just after the intersection of Main and Railroad Streets

  • The Mahaiwe is on the right side of the street at the end of the block

TRANSPORTATION

Air

  • Albany International Airport, Albany, NY; 70 minutes, 55 miles

  • Bradley International Airport, Hartford, CT; 80 minutes, 50 miles

  • Logan International Airport, Boston, MA; 2 ½ hours, 140 miles

 

Rail

  • Amtrak offers service to Pittsfield, MA (20 miles north of Great Barrington) on the Lake Shore Limited, which runs between Boston and Chicago, 800-USA-RAIL

 

Bus

 

Taxi

  • TaxiCo Taxi Service, Great Barrington, 413-528-0911