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
6:30 pm
Our annual Sailors’ Series of talks returns on Thursday, February 27 with “The Adventures and History of the Tabor Boy.” Captain James Geil and his Tabor Academy student crew will recount the thrill of racing... Read more »
New Bedford Whaling Museum
6:00 pm
Our 2020 Sailors’ Series of talks continues on Tuesday, April 14. Join us as we host Rich Wilson (SitesAlive – Rich Wilson Sails Vendée Globe 2016), a renowned sailor with an impressive list of world... Read more »
New Bedford Whaling Museum
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
6:00 pm
Community Boating Center’s Opening of the Bay event kicks off the Summer season being our largest fundraiser to help aid in the cost of Summer programming to local families. This event consists of a silent... Read more »
Kilburn Mill at Clark's Cove
6:00 pm
The 2020 Sailors’ Series concludes on Tuesday, May 12 with a lecture by Onne van der Wal, one of the most prolific and talented marine photographers in the world of sailing. Enjoy van der Wal’s... Read more »
New Bedford Whaling Museum