Getting there

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.

Chandler’s Restaurant

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

Kringle Candle

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.

Yankee Candle

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.

Historic Deerfield

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.