EVENTS

What’s going on? Events in New Bedford.

There’s always something happening in New Bedford. Check back for dates and information about The Taste of Southcoast, Jazz Festival, Folk Festival, Blues Festival, Wine Festival, Working Waterfront Festival, Oktoberfest, and the Summer Sound Series, which includes Lunchtime Jazz and Friday concerts overlooking the harbor. (Whew! Did you catch all of that?!)

Calendar of Events
The Sibelius Connection @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Nov 26 @ 3:00 pm
The Sibelius Connection @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Not to be missed! Rock musician Lauri Porra performs the U.S. premiere of Entropia, his own Concerto for Electric Bass and Orchestra, with the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra. Lauri is best known for his work... Read more »
Kenny White & Friends – Stage Door Live! @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Nov 30 @ 7:30 pm
Kenny White & Friends - Stage Door Live! @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
7:30 pm
Our Stage Door Live series brings you up close and personal with amazing artists in an intimate, cafe-style setting, all on our historic stage! Hailed for his “thrilling” and “unique” piano playing, Kenny White is... Read more »
Dec 1 @ 7:30 pm
Holiday Concert with Matt and Shannon Heaton @ Wamsutta Club | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
7:30 pm
Celebrate the holidays with Matt & Shannon Heaton’s “Fine Winter’s Night,” featuring original and traditional Irish music to brighten chilly winter days and warm long winter nights. Come experience this special holiday concert, part of... Read more »
An Evening with Daisy Nell & Captain Stan @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Dec 1 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
An Evening with Daisy Nell & Captain Stan @ New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
8:00 pm
Cape Anne folk legends Daisy Nell and Captain Stan have been making music together for over 20 years. With Daisy on guitar and banjo and Captain Stan on harmonica and guitar, they bring alive New... Read more »
A Concord Christmas @ Grace Episcopal Church
Dec 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
A Concord Christmas @ Grace Episcopal Church | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
7:30 pm
The historic Grace Episcopal Church is the setting for Seaglass Theater Company’s second annual holiday offering, A Concord Christmas. Immerse yourself in music inspired by Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women and a traditional family Christmas... Read more »
A Concord Christmas @ Grace Episcopal Church
Dec 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
A Concord Christmas @ Grace Episcopal Church | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
The historic Grace Episcopal Church is the setting for Seaglass Theater Company’s second annual holiday offering, A Concord Christmas. Immerse yourself in music inspired by Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women and a traditional family Christmas... Read more »
Family Holiday Pops Concerts 3:30 and 7:00PM @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Dec 16 @ 3:30 pm
Family Holiday Pops Concerts 3:30 and 7:00PM @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:30 pm
A Family Holiday Treat: Join the NBSO for the best holiday concert in town! Conductor: Yaniv Dinur Featuring: The New Bedford Symphony Youth Orchestra and The Showstoppers Come celebrate the holiday season with us in... Read more »
Dec 31 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
New Year's Eve Bash at the Whaling Museum @ New Bedford Whaling Museum | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
8:00 pm
The New Year’s Eve Bash is an after dinner celebration complete with a spectacular fireworks display, desserts and savory treats, dancing, and cocktails! See New Bedford’s fireworks display from the warm comforts of the Harbor... Read more »
Juneteenth Family Celebration @ Abolition Row Park
Jun 16 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Juneteenth Family Celebration @ Abolition Row Park  | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
A celebration of the ending of slavery across the U.S. in 1865 with African music, dance, and story telling. Re-enacters will be on hand to tell the stories of New Bedford residents who fought for... Read more »