Get ready for an exciting, fun and FREE event coming to Pittsfield this Saturday.

The Berkshire United Way and the Zion Lutheran Church will host the "10X The Fun Free Family Festival" between 4 and 6 p.m. The event, which will culminate the 10x10 Upstreet Winter Arts Festival, will take place at the First Street Common and Zion Lutheran Church at 74 First St.

The festival will feature Olympic style activities and entertainment, which includes a performance by the Breffny Irish Dancers at 4:15. At 4:35, you'll be able to check out the talented Berkshire Salsa Dancers. Woody Printz, a singer-songwriter and guitarist, will perform between 5-6, as well as African drumming featuring Brian Colbert.

A special appearance will take place throughout the event from the "Beauty of the Berkshires", Holly Heck, with photo opportunities available.

If that wasn't enough, there will also be a bonfire, arts & crafts, games, a photo booth and following the event, a fireworks spectacular. There will be free parking across from the First Street Common and if needed, free transportation from Wilson, Wahconah and West St. areas. You can reserve a ride by calling 442-6948 ext. 22 by Wednesday.

For those looking for a great family activity in the City of Pittsfield, you got one this Saturday!