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 29 @ 8:00 pm
Brian Wilson Presents: Pet Sounds - The Final Performances @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
8:00 pm
With one of the most in-demand concert outings the last year music legend Brian Wilson is once again extending the final performance run of his critically-acclaimed Pet Sounds 50TH Anniversary World Tour and announcing a... Read more »
TAPEFACE @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm
TAPEFACE @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
7:00 pm
Don’t miss the chance to be part of the global phenomenon as Tape Face brings his uniquely hilarious and moving comedy to The Zeiterion in an award-winning spectacle that needs to be seen to be... 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 »
An Evening With David Sedaris @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Oct 19 @ 8:00 pm
An Evening With David Sedaris @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
8:00 pm
With sardonic wit and perceptive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that Sedaris is a... Read more »
A Gentleman’s Guide To Love & Murder @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Oct 27 @ 8:00 pm
A Gentleman's Guide To Love & Murder @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
8:00 pm
Broadway audiences have embraced the uproariously funny Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder, which received four Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Now the national tour of the dark musical comedy arrives in New Bedford to... Read more »
The Rocky Horror Picture Show – LIVE Shadowcast! @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Oct 31 @ 8:00 pm
The Rocky Horror Picture Show - LIVE Shadowcast! @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
8:00 pm
The cult classic with a twist returns! RKO Army performs the must-see flick of the season, while the movie starring Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon and Barry Bostwick rolls on screen. Whether you’ve seen The Rocky... 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 »
TEDXNew Bedford: Begin @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Nov 11 all-day
TEDXNew Bedford: Begin @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center | New Bedford | Massachusetts | United States
12:00 am
The TEDx NewBedford team returns with the inspiring theme of beginning, whether it’s launching a business, starting a new lifestyle or sparking an idea. Renown homegrown and international speakers, such as Adrianne Haslet-Davis, Bernie Swain,... Read more »
Kenny White & Friends – Stage Door Live! @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Nov 20 @ 7:30 pm
Kenny White & Friends - 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! Hailed for his “thrilling” and “unique” piano playing, Kenny White is... Read more »