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
7:30 pm
Choreographer Ian Berg brings his Boston-based company for a night of live music and cutting-edge tap dance work to examine the intersection of tap and jazz. We welcome you through our red stage door to... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:00 pm
Join us for the entertaining and quotable movies you know and love – or are discovering for the first time! There’s nothing like experiencing a film on the big screen with excitement all around you,... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm
2:00 pm
A truly “electrifying” performance! With “singing” Tesla coils, an automated robot, and more, ArcAttack invites you to explore electricity, voltage and current, magnetism, and robotics in a show that combines music with science for an... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:00 pm
Guest Speaker: Peter DiMuro, Executive Director of the Dance Complex, Cambridge This Dance Barre pairs with Folclórico Nacional de México performance on Saturday March 7th at 8PM. Dance Barre is FREE, but we do ask... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Feb 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Join us at the lovely Co-Creative Center for February’s open mic night in honor of Black History Month! We’re honoring the immense talent of New Bedford’s Black poets & artists during this open mic! Interested... Read more »
Co-Creative Center
7:30 pm
Saxophonist Eric Wyatt comes from a line of talented musicians, and his meeting of two great jazz masters, Miles Davis and his godfather, Sonny Rollins, has changed his life and shaped his career. We welcome... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Feb 16 @ 4:00 pm
4:00 pm
Drum Tao 2020 is the latest production from the internationally acclaimed percussion artists! Their modern, high-energy performances showcasing the ancient art of Japanese drumming have transfixed audiences worldwide. They combine highly physical, large-scale drumming with... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
The band showcases Colby James’ intense vocals and impressive acoustical style along with accomplished professional violinist Heather Church for an electrifying night of live music! We welcome you through our red stage door to find... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
8:00 pm
The hilarious Peabody Award-winning hit TV comedy is coming to New Bedford with an all-new Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live: The Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour! Join creator and original host, Joel Hodgson, in his... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:00 pm
Join us for the entertaining and quotable movies you know and love – or are discovering for the first time! There’s nothing like experiencing a film on the big screen with excitement all around you,... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Mar 12 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
The brightest stars of the singer/songwriter movement in the past three decades unite for the 25th Anniversary of On A Winter’s Night! Christine Lavin, John Gorka, Patty Larkin, Cheryl Wheeler and Cliff Eberhardt have released... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
Edifying and entertaining, Natalia Zukerman performs The Women Who Rode Away, which seamlessly melds the talents of the songwriter, painter, and storyteller into a moving evening of reflection and perseverance. We welcome you through our... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Mar 26 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Lenny Clarke returns to New Bedford with some of the funniest comics he knows. This year’s line-up features Joe Yannetty, who has written for and toured with Rosie O’Donnell; Mike McCarthy, known as The Comedy... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Mar 27 @ 7:30 pm
7:30 pm
For more than three decades, The Peking Acrobats have redefined audience perceptions of Chinese acrobatics. They push the limits of human ability, defying gravity with amazing displays of contortion, flexibility, and control. Their high-tech special... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
Todd Baptista’s annual extravaganza spotlights the stars and golden hits of rock and roll’s first generation! Starring The Flamingos featuring Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Terry Johnson (“I Only Have Eyes For You”), the... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
2:00 pm
With live soundtrack from The Z’s Mighty Wurlitzer Organ, Buster Keaton’s classics come alive on screen! The double feature includes two of the silent film star’s best – One Week and Sherlock, Jr. – for... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center