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
5:30 pm
Exhibition Tour: Shaking the Foundations Thursday, March 12, 5:30pm Walk through the RJD’s current exhibition exploring suffrage in New Bedford and other movements towards equality for women. Part of AHA Night. Free.
The Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum
5:30 pm
Talk: Planting Trees for Sustainability Thursday April 9, 5:30pm Justin Ohlson, New Bedford City Arborist “People who will not sustain trees will soon live in a world that will not sustain people”, so says writer... Read more »
The Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum
5:30 pm
Talk: Daniel Drayton & Photius Fisk Thursday, May 14, 5:30pm George Kontanis, RJD Docent Daniel Drayton became known for helping enslaved individuals escape to northern ports in the early to mid 1800s. He is now... Read more »
The Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum
Jun 11 @ 5:30 pm
5:30 pm
Exhibition Opening Thursday, June 11, 5:30pm View RJD’s newest special exhibition of needlework. Refreshments served. Part of AHA Night. Free.
The Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum