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
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
Nov 30 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... Read more »
A New England Nutcracker @ New Bedford Ballet
Dec 2 @ 1:30 pm – Dec 3 @ 3:00 pm
A New England Nutcracker @ New Bedford Ballet | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
1:30 pm
A NEW ENGLAND NUTCRACKER A REGIONAL TWIST ON A HOLIDAY CLASSIC New Bedford Ballet will perform its annual production of A New England Nutcracker December 2rd through the 10th at the NBB Community Theatre, located at 2343... Read more »
City of New Bedford Downtown Tree Lighting @ New Bedford Free Public Library
Dec 2 @ 5:00 pm
City of New Bedford Downtown Tree Lighting @ New Bedford Free Public Library | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
5:00 pm
Join Mayor Jon Mitchell, New Bedford City Councilors, and the New Bedford community for the annual tree lighting celebration! At 4:30 p.m. Santa and Mrs. Claus will lead a parade up William Street to the... Read more »
A Very Electric Christmas @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm
A Very Electric Christmas @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
2:00 pm
Brighten your holidays with Lightwire Theater’s A Very Electric Christmas! Audiences of all ages will treasure this magical and captivating tale of family, friendship and hope set to timeless holiday hits including Nat King Cole,... Read more »
A New England Nutcracker @ New Bedford Ballet
Dec 8 @ 6:30 pm – Dec 10 @ 3:00 pm
A New England Nutcracker @ New Bedford Ballet | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
6:30 pm
A NEW ENGLAND NUTCRACKER A REGIONAL TWIST ON A HOLIDAY CLASSIC New Bedford Ballet will perform its annual production of A New England Nutcracker December 2rd through the 10th at the NBB Community Theatre, located at 2343... Read more »
Dec 9 @ 4:00 pm – Dec 10 @ 1:00 pm
New Bedford Preservation Society's 26th Annual Holiday House Tour @ Wamsutta Club | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
4:00 pm
Capture the holiday spirit on the New Bedford Preservation Society’s 26th Annual Holiday House Tour December 9 (4-8 p.m.) and 10 (1-5 p.m.). Starting point for both tours will be the Wamsutta Club, 427 County... Read more »
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
Dec 14 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... Read more »
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
Dec 28 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... Read more »
Dec 31 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
City Celebrates! New Year's Eve @ Downtown New Bedford | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
5:00 pm
New Bedford area residents and visitors are invited to enjoy an evening full of free family-friendly programming on New Year’s Eve in Downtown New Bedford’s Seaport Cultural District to bid farewell to 2017 and ring... Read more »
22nd Annual Moby-Dick Marathon @ New Bedford Whaling Museum
Jan 5 – Jan 7 all-day
22nd Annual Moby-Dick Marathon @ New Bedford Whaling Museum | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
12:00 am
One of the world’s best known readings of Herman Melville’s iconic American novel “Moby-Dick” returns to the New Bedford Whaling Museum January 5-7, 2018. The 22nd Annual Moby-Dick Marathon attracts thousands of people each year... Read more »
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
Jan 11 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... Read more »
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
Jan 25 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... Read more »
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
Feb 8 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... Read more »
Feb 11 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
18th Annual Frederick Douglass Community Read-a-thon @ First Unitarian Church  | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
2:00 pm
A community reading of Frederick Douglass’s Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass An American Slave celebrating the connections between Douglass and New Bedford. 2018 is the bicentennial of Douglass’s birth.
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
Feb 22 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... Read more »
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
Mar 8 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... Read more »
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
Mar 22 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... Read more »
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
Apr 5 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... Read more »
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
Apr 19 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... Read more »
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
May 3 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... Read more »
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
May 17 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... Read more »
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium
May 31 @ 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Indoor Winter New Bedford Farmers Market @ Times Square Building Atrium | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
Stop by the New Bedford Farmers Market to purchase fresh, local produce, grass-fed beef and meats, honey, jams, baked goods, pet treats, body care products, and more! The Market accepts credit, debit, and SNAP. SNAP... 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 »
Sep 30 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
12th Annual Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride @ Buzzards Bay | Falmouth | Massachusetts | United States
8:00 am
Experience the beauty and spirit of the Buzzards Bay region in autumn at the 12th annual Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride on Sunday, September 30. Choose from three celebrated 100, 75, and 35-mile cycling routes that... Read more »