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
Conference: Migration and Millwork - Portuguese Communities in Industrial New England @ New Bedford Whaling Museum | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
10:00 am
This travelling academic conference incorporates museum exhibits, historical site visits, and thematic talks and tours in Lowell, New Bedford, Fall River, and North Dartmouth, Massachusetts, linking research themes to the living history of the communities... Read more »
Wildlife Education Series - Animals on the Move: A Story of Migration and Dispersal Over Land and Under Sea @ Buttonwood Park Zoo | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
6:00 pm
Speakers: Stace Beaulieu, PhD, Senior Research Specialist, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Austin Phillips, PhD, Postdoctoral Investigator, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Annette Brickley, Science Educator, STEMming the Gaps Consulting Description: When the environment changes some animals... 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 »
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.