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
10:00 am
Free special event to celebrate, support and serve commercial fishermen. Programs and activities for adults and children on healthy living, enrolling in health coverage plans, pediatric nutrition, vaccinations, massage and Reiki, raffles, games, dancing, photo... Read more »
Kilburn Mill
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2:00 pm
House Tour Sunday, February 9, 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
7:00 pm
Guest Speaker: Peter DiMuro, Executive Director of the Dance Complex, Cambridge This Dance Barre pairs with Folclórico Nacional de México performance on Saturday March 7th at 8PM. Dance Barre is FREE, but we do ask... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Feb 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Join us at the lovely Co-Creative Center for February’s open mic night in honor of Black History Month! We’re honoring the immense talent of New Bedford’s Black poets & artists during this open mic! Interested... Read more »
Co-Creative Center
7:00 pm
Photographer Phil Mello will present, “Working on the Waterfront: Stories Behind the Images,” an illustrated talk about shore side industries in New Bedford. The images and stories that will be featured are part of a... Read more »
New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center