EVENTS

What’s going on? Events in New Bedford.

There’s always something happening in New Bedford! The Taste of Southcoast, Jazz Festival, Folk Festival, Food Truck and Craft Beer Festival, Feast of the Blessed Sacrament, Seaport Chowder Festival, WHALE International Wine Festival, Working Waterfront Festival, Oktoberfest, and the Summer Sound Series, Friday evening concerts overlooking the working waterfront. (Whew! Did you catch all of that?!)

Need some inspiration? Check out our list of the Top 10 Things to do in New Bedford!

Calendar of Events
12:00 pm
A basic introduction to the art of improvisation geared specifically for women! Class instructor Jess Wilson is a working professional actor and director with many years of experience in the performing arts, as well as... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Known for lively, interactive performances, Golden Lane plays traditional Irish dance music. The Southeastern Massachusetts ensemble includes John MacDonald (guitar and banjo), Pat Black (bodhrán Irish drum, whistle, and vocals), Bill Black (guitar, banjo, bouzouki,... Read more »
New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm
2:00 pm
A truly “electrifying” performance! With “singing” Tesla coils, an automated robot, and more, ArcAttack invites you to explore electricity, voltage and current, magnetism, and robotics in a show that combines music with science for an... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
Saxophonist Eric Wyatt comes from a line of talented musicians, and his meeting of two great jazz masters, Miles Davis and his godfather, Sonny Rollins, has changed his life and shaped his career. We welcome... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Feb 16 @ 4:00 pm
4:00 pm
Drum Tao 2020 is the latest production from the internationally acclaimed percussion artists! Their modern, high-energy performances showcasing the ancient art of Japanese drumming have transfixed audiences worldwide. They combine highly physical, large-scale drumming with... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
The band showcases Colby James’ intense vocals and impressive acoustical style along with accomplished professional violinist Heather Church for an electrifying night of live music! We welcome you through our red stage door to find... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Mar 6 @ 7:30 pm
7:30 pm
Sol y Canto is the exciting Pan-Latin ensemble led by Puerto Rican/Argentine singer Rosi Amador and New Mexican guitarist and composer Brian Amador. Sol y Canto creates music and performances that move, delight, excite and... Read more »
Wamsutta Club
Mar 12 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
The brightest stars of the singer/songwriter movement in the past three decades unite for the 25th Anniversary of On A Winter’s Night! Christine Lavin, John Gorka, Patty Larkin, Cheryl Wheeler and Cliff Eberhardt have released... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Mar 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
Anna Thorvaldsdottir: Aeriality Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D Major John Adams: Harmonielehre Yaniv Dinur, Conductor Vadim Gluzman, Violin One of the top violin players of our time, Vadim Gluzman plays Beethoven’s immortal Violin... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
Edifying and entertaining, Natalia Zukerman performs The Women Who Rode Away, which seamlessly melds the talents of the songwriter, painter, and storyteller into a moving evening of reflection and perseverance. We welcome you through our... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
8:00 pm
In celebration of the anniversary of Abbey Road, RAIN will bring the greatest hits of this epic recording to life, in addition to all your early Beatles favorites! This mind-blowing performance takes you back in... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
Todd Baptista’s annual extravaganza spotlights the stars and golden hits of rock and roll’s first generation! Starring The Flamingos featuring Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Terry Johnson (“I Only Have Eyes For You”), the... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Apr 1 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
The Beach Boys—Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees and America’s first pop band to reach the 50-year milestone—have created the world’s favorite soundtrack to summer with their classic hits including “I Get Around,” “Help... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
If folk, roots, and Americana were on a Venn diagram, Grace Morrison would be squarely in the center. With a career that began as a backup singer for rock icons like Eddie Money, she takes... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Apr 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 6, “Pastoral” Symphony No. 7 Yaniv Dinur, Conductor This season, the world celebrates the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth. The NBSO joins the party in performing two of his most... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Apr 19 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2:30 pm
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 6, “Pastoral” Symphony No. 7 Yaniv Dinur, Conductor This season, the world celebrates the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth. The NBSO joins the party in performing two of his most... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center