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
2:00 pm
Based on the bestselling book series by Anna Dewdney, this hilarious new musical follows Baby Llama after a long day of adventures. But when it’s time for a bedtime story, a kiss goodnight, and a... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
6:30 pm
This class is designed to teach the theater student or fan of musical theater choreography the Fosse style of Broadway jazz dance! Learn the basics and a range of weekly combinations inspired by shows like... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
5:30 pm
Looking for a new musical adventure? Curious about classical music? This two-day course will be a fun and informative exploration of what classical music is all about: what it has in common with other types... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
9:30 am
Enjoy an egg-cellent breakfast buffet, take a photo with the Easter Bunny and meet some of the Zoo’s favorite resident animals. Children will then head out into the Zoo for an egg hunt. Don’t forget... Read more »
Buttonwood Park Zoo
6:00 pm
Our 2020 Sailors’ Series of talks continues on Tuesday, April 14. Join us as we host Rich Wilson (SitesAlive – Rich Wilson Sails Vendée Globe 2016), a renowned sailor with an impressive list of world... Read more »
New Bedford Whaling Museum
5:15 pm
Ukulele: 3 Levels! Wednesdays 4.15 through 6.3 Beginner 1: 5:15-6:15 Beginner 2: 6:30 – 7:30 Intermediate: 7:45 – 8:45 Instructor: Deb Sorgman Suggested Ages: Youth-Adult Registration: $75 Beginners Level 1: For early beginners. Explore Ukulele... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
In a nod to the variety shows of the 70s and 80s comes the country’s premiere celebrity illusionists, twin brothers Anthony and Eddie Edwards! Utilizing the latest make-up and prosthetics, the duo impersonates stars –... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
6:00 pm
The 2020 Sailors’ Series concludes on Tuesday, May 12 with a lecture by Onne van der Wal, one of the most prolific and talented marine photographers in the world of sailing. Enjoy van der Wal’s... Read more »
New Bedford Whaling Museum
2:00 pm
House Tour Sunday, May 17, 2pm Enjoy a one-hour guided tour of the Rotch-Jones-Duff mansion. Tours are conducted by various RJD Docents and staff. Free with the price of admission.
The Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum
6:00 pm
Thursday June 11 Morelands Terrace and More! This tour highlights one of New Bedford’s premier neighborhoods. The houses on this tour represent a multitude of styles from the late Victorian to Mid-Century Modern. Gather at... Read more »
St. Lukes Hospital