Celebrating The Music Inn


David Rothstein, owner of the Music Inn from 1969 to 1979, showed off his binder of memorabilia. Photo by Darryl Gangloff

Some of the biggest names in music played at the Music Inn in Lenox, Mass., from 1950 to 1979: Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Bob Marley, Bruce Springsteen and The Eagles, just to name a few.

The venue’s rich history will be celebrated as part of Lenox’s 250th anniversary — in collaboration with The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home — at Lenox Memorial Middle and High School on Friday, Aug. 25, at 3 p.m. The event will feature excerpts from a Music Inn documentary, memorabilia, special guests and more. 

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