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?!)

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New Bedford ArtWeek April 26th to May 5th 2019.

Calendar of Events
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Summer Winds New Bedford Kite Festival @ Fort Tabor Park
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Summer Winds New Bedford Kite Festival @ Fort Tabor Park

Don’t miss this free family event inviting both first time flyers and the best stunt kite flyers to New Bedford’s historic Fort Taber for a day of soaring on the sea. Special guests include; ConnectiKITERS, Sky Dog Kites, Wind Wolves, and friends from New Bedford’s North End community presenting traditional Guatemalan kites. Demonstrations all day. Complimentary arts & crafts provided by artMOBILE for the kids and young at heart. Bring your picnic blanket, lunch, and kite collection for this glorious day of thrill & excitement.