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 here.

Calendar of Events
7:30 pm
Season Opening: Let There Be Light! VIVIAN FUNG: Harp Concerto GUSTAV MAHLER: Symphony No. 5 Conductor: Yaniv Dinur Guest Artist: Bridget Kibbey, Harp Described as the “Yo Yo Ma of the harp,” Bridget Kibbey opens... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:00 pm
Join us for a fun evening of song and poetry with local favorite Tom Goux! For over four decades, Tom Goux has been collecting and performing the chanteys, ballads and ditties of the New England... Read more »
New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Nov 3 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Postmodern Jukebox brings their trademark vintage twist on modern pop hits to The Z! This multi-talented collective reimagines contemporary pop, rock and R&B hits in the style of various yesteryears, from swing to doo-wop, ragtime... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
3:30 pm
Family Holiday Pops Concerts A FAMILY HOLIDAY TREAT: Join the NBSO for the best holiday concert in town! Conductor: Yaniv Dinur Join the NBSO for the best holiday concert in town! The Family Holiday Pops... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:00 pm
Family Holiday Pops Concerts A FAMILY HOLIDAY TREAT: Join the NBSO for the best holiday concert in town! Conductor: Yaniv Dinur Join the NBSO for the best holiday concert in town! The Family Holiday Pops... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
Fima Plays Beethoven LILI BOULANGER: D’un Soir Triste LILI BOULANGER: D’un Matin de Printemps BÉLA BARTÓK: The Miraculous Mandarin Suite LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 2 Conductor: Yaniv Dinur Guest Artist: Yefim Bronfman, Piano... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
Roses and Thorns RICHARD STRAUSS: Der Rosenkavalier Suite ANDREA TARRODI: Highlands – Cello Concerto PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 5 Conductor: Yaniv Dinur Guest Artist: Christine J. Lee, Cello Swedish composer Andrea Tarrodi creates a... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
Movie Night: The Sequel MOVIE NIGHT: Beautiful and unforgettable movie music…and your favorite Maestro! Conductor: Yaniv Dinur In response to audience demand, the NBSO continues to explore the beautiful and unforgettable music of film. This... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
Epic Journeys ZOSHA DI CASTRI: Lineage SAMUEL BARBER: Piano Concerto SERGEI RACHMANINOFF: Symphonic Dances Conductor: Yaniv Dinur Guest Artist: Joyce Yang, Piano The NBSO closes the season in an epic as well as personal concert.... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center