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Best things to do in Becket

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

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“Traditional ballet & modern dance outside or in the Ted Shawn theater. The best dance companies from around the world come to dance. Informal ballet talks before performances are held in a separate area. Get there early for free outdoor performances and a bite to eat.”
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“Live music, great food, ambiance, outdoor fire pit. Wednesday nights are a historic jam session.”
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“Simply the most charming and dreamy! From the music room to the fire pit always a great time!”
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Restaurant
“This basic diner has no bells or whistles but it is close by and offers decent breakfasts.”
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Park
“Besides our subdivisions 20+ miles of lightly traveled dirt roads, which are very good for a daily walk, nice hiking experiences are available at either October Mountain State Park or Appalachian Trail: two access points within 5 miles or less. ”
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Ski Area
“22 kilometers of groomed and tracked ski trails, you will ski alongside beautiful brooks, beaver ponds, stone walls. All other seasonsl you can hike, bike, swim and enjoy the gardens on site.”
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Corner Shop
“Great place to grab a coffee and breakfast sandwich, or a few groceries, about 5 minutes away. Small eat-in deli for breakfast (which ends at 11 am) and lunch, with a few tables. They also sell beer & wine.”
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Campground
“The restaurant is good for a quick bite. Dine in or carry out for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Open until 8PM (7:45PM last order) and same hours for the small grocery store behind it.”
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Point of Interest
Establishment
“Becket Arts Center of the Hilltowns promotes and supports the arts through exhibits, performance, programs and instruction, encouraging imagination, creativity and community involvement.”
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Store
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“These guys are renowned; we've never had their stuff (and we make our own peach, berry, apple, quince & etc preserves, so we're skewed maybe?), but if you're going to the Pillow, check it out - nearby”
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Museum
“Amazing old historic arches with a peaceful, shaded, hiking trail that is perfect for a two hour hike near The Bancroft House.”
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Store
“Local farm just down the street with a produce stand. The freshest and best. Support our neighbors!”
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Post Office
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Library
“Library and display venue; wi-fi; audiobooks included in their collections. ”
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Art Gallery
“ This is an old quarry. and great place to hike. There is beautiful scenery and the quarry trucks, etc... are still there.”
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