HOUSATONIC, MA | Join the community for a fun-filled party in the park filled with live music, food, dance performances, a clown, ice cream, and more! (*After-party activities will be offered right around the corner at the Center For Peace Through Culture (CPC) at 137 Front Street. Be sure to check the CPC Events Calendar for updates)

Food and snacks will be provided by North Plain Farm, SoCo Creamery, Truck Dining Haul and Extra Special Teas. The Great Barrington Fire Department will bring a display fire truck and the Great Barrington Police Department will bring Archer, its comfort dog.

Bowey the Magic Clown will entertain, and the Great Barrington Libraries will host activities. Other local vendors and organizations will provide information about their activities and services, and there will also be a contest to create a Housatonic Village poster.

Live musicians include Soul Prophet, John BlondBryan (in the House) with Friends and Jackson Whalan. Berkshire Pulse will present classes in African dance, drumming and swing dance, and BerkCirque will present an aerial circus demonstration.

Party In The Park is a FREE event coordinated by the Housatonic Improvement Committee. All are welcome!

Party In The Park sponsors are Berkshire Food Coop, CT Management Group, and Gabriel Electric. Other sponsors include Berkshire Property Agents, Bradley Architects, Formel Auto Salvage, Friends of the GB Libraries and Housatonic the Beautiful. T Square Design has designed Housatonic-centric merchandise, which will be for sale at the event.

In the event of rain, the event will be held in the Housatonic Community Center.

Information: Angela Lomanto (413) 274-5028 or angela.lomanto@gmail.com