ThunderFest

A Winter festival in the Berkshires…the best cure for your cabin fever!

Cure your cabin fever at Thunderfest!

March 25, 2023

This awesome outdoor winter festival was born in 2012 as a downtown activity after the Thunderbolt Ski Race on Mount Greylock. It has become an annual winter outing for residents and visitors alike!

This page will be updated regularly with details for Thunderfest 2023 held on March 25th.

Until then here is what you can expect.

THUNDERFEST

THE FEST

Scenes from past ThunderFests

Party on Saturday

Held outdoors at the Adams Visitor Center at 3 Hoosac Street, admission is free to a festival full of music, food and fun in celebration of winter in the Berkshires. There will be live musical acts,  local craft beer and local wine, great food, outdoor recreation and craft exhibitors. Activities include a toasty campfire with marshmallows and other activities for the kids. Leashed pets are welcome, so it’s fun for the whole family! Historic Train Rides by Berkshire Scenic Railway will also be available, right across Hoosac Street at Adams Station. The festival runs from noon to 5.

Live Music!

We will be announcing this year’s band very soon!!!

 

 

ROCK ON!

Thunderfest Music

Local Craft Beer & Wine

From our very first event, ProAdams has always featured local craft brewers and vintners. This year’s ThunderBrews will be announced soon!

 

In addition, non-alcoholic beverages will be offered by many vendors.

Train Rides!

Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum will be offering train rides on their Hoosac Valley Service vintage rail cars. Their station is directly across Hoosac Street from ThunderFest. For tickets and scheduling information, please visit their website.

Thanks to the generous sponsors of ThunderFest 2023!

This wouldn’t happen without our sponsors! 

Also, thanks to the in-kind support of Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum, Bounti-Fare Restaurant & Catering, Broadlawn Farm, the Town of Adams, Youth Center Inc., and the many volunteers that donate their time and efforts.

 

Thunderfest Sponsors
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Save the date 📅 3-25-23

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Greatly enjoyed!

Is there a fee for the train ride?

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☀️ Sunshine and Sweets today ☀️
Sprinkles won’t stop our campfire fun nor stop us from roasting marshmallows galore!
Thank you to the Adams Boy Scouts Troop for maintaining our campfire and for the Town of Adams Forest Warden Department for all they do!
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☀️ Sunshine and Sweets today ☀️ 
Sprinkles won’t stop our campfire fun nor stop us from roasting marshmallows galore!  
Thank you to the Adams Boy Scouts Troop for maintaining our campfire and for the Town of Adams Forest Warden Department for all they do!Image attachment

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Love those pics! This Thunderfest is going to be fabulous no matter the weather. We are the Berkshires!

Can’t wait to see this year’s pictures 🤗🤗

Nice pictures!

Have fun.

Thank you and see ya later!!!

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Calling all Kiddoooooosssss…
Youth Center Inc. will be on site tomorrow to host a childrens corner full of F-U-N!
12:00 - 5:00 rain or shine we are there for a fun time! COME VISIT
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Calling all Kiddoooooosssss… 
Youth Center Inc. will be on site tomorrow to host a childrens corner full of F-U-N!
12:00 - 5:00 rain or shine we are there for a fun time!  COME VISIT
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Make sure the kiddos stop by the St. Stanislaus Kostka School booth at Thunderfest for a sweet treat, toys, and coloring. Families will be in attendance to welcome questions about the open house in May! 📚 ✏️ 😊 📚✏️ ... See MoreSee Less

Make sure the kiddos stop by the St. Stanislaus Kostka School booth at Thunderfest for a sweet treat, toys, and coloring. Families will be in attendance to welcome questions about the open house in May! 📚 ✏️ 😊 📚✏️
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The perfect accessories for Spring & Easter brought to your finger tips from Honestly Handmade Earrings& more 💖💍💖
Saturday could bring light rain sprinkles but visiting THIS booth will be sure to put that spring focus in your step ☀️
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The perfect accessories for Spring & Easter brought to your finger tips from Honestly Handmade Earrings& more 💖💍💖
Saturday could bring light rain sprinkles but visiting THIS booth will be sure to put that spring focus in your step ☀️Image attachment
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Thanks to the Ziemba family of Broadlawn Farm for again providing the deluxe hay bales for ThunderFest! ... See MoreSee Less

Thanks to the Ziemba family of Broadlawn Farm for again providing the deluxe hay bales for ThunderFest!

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Yayyyy they’re the best!🐓🐈‍⬛🐂

Thank you again!!!

Thank you

Ty

Thank you!!!

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🌈 Check out This New Business in Adams🌈Mendel's Stained Glass Studio..say hello to Lisa at Thunderfest and learn how you can create beautiful pieces on your own. Be sure to Like their page to watch for fun pop up classes / make your own nights! Right in our Town! ... See MoreSee Less

🌈 Check out This New Business in Adams🌈Mendels Stained Glass Studio..say hello to Lisa at Thunderfest and learn how you can create beautiful pieces on your own. Be sure to Like their page to watch for fun pop up classes / make your own nights! Right in our Town!
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