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, International 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?!)

You can download a printable sample of New Bedford’s 2018 Events and Festivals here.

 

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Calendar of Events
Whales, Tales, & Sails @ New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Whales, Tales, & Sails @ New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park  | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
10:00 am
Foxes are found in many parts of the world, and in our National Parks, too! Join us for Whales, Tales, & Sails, the park’s free weekly story hour. Storyteller Jackson Gillman offers songs, stories and... Read more »
Junior Ranger Day! @ New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park
Apr 15 all-day
Junior Ranger Day! @ New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
12:00 am
Complete the Triple Ranger Challenge! That’s right, complete all three junior ranger programs on this one day and get an oversize, ranger signed, colorful, magnificent, unique, Junior Ranger Day Triple Ranger Challenge certificate! Free for... Read more »
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
4th of July with Frederick Douglass @ Custom House Square | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
10:00 am
Meet Frederick Douglass and other people who lived in New Bedford during the 1800s. At 12:00 Frederick Douglass will give a speech in which he discusses slavery, independence, justice, and what it means to be... Read more »
Cape Verdean Recognition Parade @ Starts at Buttonwood Park
Jul 7 @ 11:00 am
Cape Verdean Recognition Parade @ Starts at Buttonwood Park | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
11:00 am
SAVE THE DATE for the 46th Annual Cape Verdean Recognition Parade on July 7th, 2018. Stay tuned for further details.