The map above shows Franklin County, with the city of Greenfield, its largest municipality, in the center. Greenfield is located at the junction of Interstate 91 (north/south) and state Route 2 (east/west).
Traveling from Vermont and New Hampshire, take I-91 south to MA Exit 26.
From the east, take either Route 2 directly to Greenfield, or I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) to the I-91 exit, then north to Exit 26.
From the west, take either Route 2 directly to Greenfield, or I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) to the I-91 exit, then north to Exit 26.
From the south, take I-91, which starts at the Exit from I-95 in New Haven CT., exiting at Greenfield at Exit 26.
Many of the CiderDay activities take place within a short drive from Route 2. See the map on the Venues page for directions to CiderDay venues.
On Friday, November 1st - hop on the Amtrak Vermonter train at 11:33 am from Penn Station and arrive in downtown Greenfield by 1:36 pm – with plenty of time before festivities start at Hawks & Reed at 6:30 pm.
But if you can’t miss work on Friday, take the Amtrak Northeast Regional at 5:38 pm from Penn Station to Union Station in New Haven, or the MetroNorth rail at 5:22 from Grand Central Station to Union Station in New Haven,. Then at New Haven, take the 7:35 pm Amtrak Valley Flyer to Greenfield and arrive at 10:23 pm. You’ll be ready for a full schedule of activities on Saturday.
On Sunday, November 3rd – leave the Greenfield station at 1:36 pm and arrive at Penn Station at 6:25 pm.
289 Main St. Greenfield. From the Rt 2 rotary off I-91 (exit 26), take 2A (Greenfield, Main Street) into the center of Greenfield. Hawks and Reed is at the corner of Main Street and Court Square. Parking on the street or in one of Greenfield's municipal parking lots is free after 5 pm.
53 Main Street, Shelburne Falls, MA. From the Rt 2 rotary off I-91 (Exit 26), take Rt. 2 West to South Maple Street (from the traffic circle, you will travel for about 9 miles). Turn left onto Bridge Street and take a right onto Main Street. The Community center is on the right. The street address is 53 Main Street, Shelburne, MA.
56 First Street, Turners Falls, MA. From I-91, take Exit 27 and follow Route 2 straight to the 2nd sets of lights at the Gill-Montague Bridge. Turn right to go over the bridge and then take your first left onto First Street. Unity Park will be on your right.
16 Memorial Street, Deerfield, MA. From the Rt 2 rotary off I-91 (exit 26), take 2A (Greenfield, Main St). Go to 2nd light, turn right (Dunkin Donuts on corner) on River Street, which becomes Mill Street. At the lights at Rt 5-10 (Deerfield Street), turn right and travel for about 2 1/2 miles. Pass first turn for Historic Deerfield and make a right turn onto Memorial Street. Park in Memorial Hall parking lot on right (says 'Teachers' Center' & 'Historic Deerfield'). The Deerfield Community Center (white church building) is just past that lot on the right, at the intersection with Main Street.