EVENTS

What’s going on? Events in New Bedford.

There’s always something happening in New Bedford! Check back for dates and information about Viva Portugal, 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?!)

You can download a printable sample of New Bedford’s 2018 Fall Events and Festivals and 2019 Events and Festivals here.

Calendar of Events
2:30 pm
Experience the live stream of the Insight Mars landing on the big screen at the New Bedford Downtown Library! Have your questions answered during a telephone interview with NASA representatives and if your name is... Read more »
New Bedford Downtown Library
Dec 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Before airplanes and trains, when the sea was the conduit to move people and cargo, shipwrecks took a devastating toll. The United States Life-Saving Service was formed by the Unites States government in 1878 to... Read more »
New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park
2:00 pm
Three beloved stories by Eric Carle are retold on stage through the magic of black light and fanciful puppets! The triple-bill includes the wonderful story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar’s metamorphosis into a beautiful butterfly;... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Wildlife Education Series 2019 6:00pm – 7:00pm Students free with i.d. Members $8 Non-members $10 The Wildlife Education Series is a monthly educational discussion covering a wide range of topics pertaining to Biology, Ecology, Marine... Read more »
Buttonwood Park Zoo
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Wildlife Education Series 2019 6:00pm – 7:00pm Students free with i.d. Members $8 Non-members $10 The Wildlife Education Series is a monthly educational discussion covering a wide range of topics pertaining to Biology, Ecology, Marine... Read more »
Buttonwood Park Zoo
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
Wildlife Education Series 2019 6:00pm – 7:00pm Students free with i.d. Members $8 Non-members $10 The Wildlife Education Series is a monthly educational discussion covering a wide range of topics pertaining to Biology, Ecology, Marine... Read more »
Buttonwood Park Zoo