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?!)

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Calendar of Events
Sep 24 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Reggae On West Beach Summer Series @ West Beach Pavilion | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
3:00 pm
After drawing more than 250 people to the West Beach Pavilion for an inaugural event last September, Reggae on West Beach is proudly announcing its first summer series, with four laid-back DJ and dance events... Read more »
16th Manjiro Festival @ Downtown Fairhaven
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
16th Manjiro Festival @ Downtown Fairhaven | Fairhaven | Massachusetts | United States
10:00 am
A Japanese-American festival commemorating Manjiro Nakahama, the first Japanese person to live in America, and the town’s Sister City connection with Tosashimizu, Japan, established 30 years ago in 1987. There will be Japanese and American... Read more »
Ana Vinagre – Stage Door Live! @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Oct 12 @ 7:30 pm
Ana Vinagre - Stage Door Live! @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
7:30 pm
Our Stage Door Live series brings you up close and personal with amazing artists in an intimate, cafe-style setting, all on our historic stage! Ana Vinagre returns to The Z for an evening of traditional... Read more »
Adam Ezra Group- Stage Door Live! @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Nov 2 @ 7:30 pm
Adam Ezra Group- Stage Door Live! @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
7:30 pm
Our Stage Door Live series brings you up close and personal with amazing artists in an intimate, cafe-style setting, all on our historic stage! The Adam Ezra Group has exploded out of their Boston-area origins... Read more »
Zerui Depina – Stage Door Live! @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Nov 9 @ 7:30 pm
Zerui Depina - Stage Door Live! @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
7:30 pm
Our Stage Door Live series brings you up close and personal with amazing artists in an intimate, cafe-style setting, all on our historic stage! Originally from Cape Verde, Zérui Depina immigrated to the U.S. where... Read more »