Saturday, June 8, 2019 at noon-3pm

Get ready for Festival 2019 with this pre-Festival, family-friendly afternoon of free dance classes taught by local and regional dance artists; dance-themed children’s activities and tours; performances on the Inside/Out stage by regional studios and companies, a food truck, and more!

Full Schedule


Noon-1pm | CommunityBEATS! Drum and Rhythm Circle with Otha Day | Great Lawn
1-2pm | Folk Dance Around the World with Drew Herzig | Perles Family Studio
2-3pm | Hip-hop with Serina Saunders | Perles Family Studio

Performances at Inside/Out

Noon-3pm | Including All Berkshire Dance (Pittsfield, MA), Dancecapade School of Dance (Adams, MA), Energy Dance Co. (Kingston, NY), Hackworth School of Performing Arts (Easthampton, MA), Hatchery (Northampton, MA), Key Dance Company (South Hadley, MA), Synergia Dance Project & Troy Dance Factory (Troy, NY), Railroad Street Youth Project’s Apprenticeship Program (Great Barrington, MA)

Games & Activities

Noon-3pm | Including bubble wands, dance games, coloring books, and more!

Historical Tour

1-1:30pm & 2-2:30pm | Meet at the Welcome Center for this kid-friendly tour

Food Vendors

Noon-3pm | Braise Worthy , Southfield Coffee Bar, and Monika’s Acai Bowls

Event Dates

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Community Day

At Jacob's Pillow: Jun 8