The Pioneer Valley, a three county area of Western Massachusetts along the Connecticut River, sometimes known to five college folks as "The Happy Valley", is rich with cultural offerings of fine arts, film houses, music venues, and literary happenings. The listings below offer a sampling to encourage students to explore the region while they are living here.
Academy of Music (Northampton)
Flywheel (Easthampton Arts Space)
The Parlor Listening Room (Northampton)
Odyssey Bookstore Events (South Hadley)