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!

You can download a printable sample of New Bedford’s 2019 Fall Events and Festivals.

Calendar of Events
Dec
12
Thu
Stage Door Live – Popa Chubby @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Dec 12 @ 7:30 pm
Stage Door Live - Popa Chubby @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

Rocking the blues in his fierce and soulful way for more than 25 years, Popa Chubby describes his style as “the Stooges meets Buddy Guy, Motörhead meets Muddy Waters, and Jimi Hendrix meets Robert Johnson.” We welcome you through our red stage door to find The Z stage transformed into an intimate concert club! Reserved seats at premium tables ($34) are available and remaining tables are general admission ($25). Tickets available online at Zeiterion.org, by phone at 508-994-2900 or in person at The Z Box Office!

Jan
30
Thu
Stage Door Live – Ian Berg @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Jan 30 @ 7:30 pm
Stage Door Live - Ian Berg @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

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 find The Z stage transformed into an intimate concert club! Reserved seats at premium tables ($29) are available and remaining tables are general admission ($20). Tickets available online at Zeiterion.org, by phone at 508-994-2900 or in person at The Z Box Office.

Feb
15
Sat
Stage Door Live – Eric Wyatt Quintet @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Feb 15 @ 7:30 pm
Stage Door Live - Eric Wyatt Quintet @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

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 you through our red stage door to find The Z stage transformed into an intimate concert club! Reserved seats at premium tables ($29) are available and remaining tables are general admission ($20). Tickets are available online at Zeiterion.org, by phone at 508-994-2900.

Feb
27
Thu
Stage Door Live: Colby James Band @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Feb 27 @ 7:30 pm
Stage Door Live: Colby James Band @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

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 The Z stage transformed into an intimate concert club! Reserved seats at premium tables ($29) are available and remaining tables are general admission ($20). Tickets available online at Zeiterion.org, by phone at 508-994-2900 or in person at The Z Box Office!

Mar
19
Thu
Stage Door Live: Natalia Zukerman @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Mar 19 @ 7:30 pm
Stage Door Live: Natalia Zukerman @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

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 red stage door to find The Z stage transformed into an intimate concert club! Reserved seats at premium tables ($29) are available and remaining tables are general admission ($20). Tickets are available online at Zeiterion.org, by phone at 508-994-2900 or in person at The Z Box Office!

Apr
9
Thu
Stage Door Live – Grace Morrison @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Apr 9 @ 7:30 pm
Stage Door Live - Grace Morrison @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

If folk, roots, and Americana were on a Venn diagram, Grace Morrison would be squarely in the center. With a career that began as a backup singer for rock icons like Eddie Money, she takes a break from the national festival circuit to play Stage Door Live. We welcome you through our red stage door to find The Z stage transformed into an intimate concert club! Reserved seats at premium tables ($29) are available and remaining tables are general admission ($20). Available online at Zeiterion.org, by phone at 508-994-2900 or in person at The Z Box Office.

May
7
Thu
Stage Door Live – EmiSunshine @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
May 7 @ 7:30 pm
Stage Door Live - EmiSunshine @ Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

Rolling Stone named 15-year-old EmiSunshine among “10 New Country Artists You Need to Know,” but she is more than country! With music described as “old-timey,” the East Tennessee native adds her own unique contemporary blend of roots music that is equal parts Americana, bluegrass, gospel, blues and jazz. We welcome you through our red stage door to find The Z stage transformed into an intimate concert club! Reserved seats at premium tables ($35) are available and remaining tables are general admission ($25). Tickets available online at Zeiterion.org, by phone at 508-994-2900 or in person at The Z Box Office.