Viva Portugal!

The family-friendly downtown festa returns! Full of music, history, food and fun, this street fair showcases the richness of Southcoast’s vibrant Portuguese-American culture. The Zeiterion is proud to work alongside New Bedford’s finest Portuguese cultural organizations to bring this amazing party for a second year. You don’t have to be Portuguese to appreciate the tastes and sounds – you won’t want to miss it! This family-friendly festa takes place right outside of The Z- along Purchase and Spring Streets in the heart of Downtown New Bedford. The day is topped off with a mainstage performance by Carolos Do Carmo at 8pm – tickets are available for his performance at!