Southwest offers nonstop service from BWI Marshall to Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks, Conn., about 50 miles south of Deerfield, Mass., with rates starting at $140 round trip.
Where to stay
The Inn at Crumpin-Fox
71 Northfield Rd., Bernardston
A 29-room property on 20 acres of wooded land near the candle stores. Rates from $88, including breakfast.
Where to eat
The Farm Table
219 South St., Bernardston
Fine rustic cuisine served in the Kringle Candle complex. Many gluten-free and organic options. Lunch entrees from $10.
25 Greenfield Rd., South Deerfield
Hearty, homey meals (meatloaf, mac and cheese, etc.) in the Yankee Candle flagship store. Sandwiches from $9; lunch entrees from $9.50.
What to do
220 South St., Bernardston
Candles everywhere, plus a Christmas store, a chocolate shop and an outdoor fire pit. Daily 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
25 Greenfield Rd., South Deerfield 413-665-2929
Village crammed with candles and a museum. Dip candles or mix your own jars. Friday-Monday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday-Thursday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
80 Old Main St., Deerfield
Consortium of historic homes and the Flynt Center of Early New England Life. Houses reopen in April or by appointment. Flynt Center winter hours: weekends 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Winter admission $7.