What’s going on? Events in New Bedford.

There’s always something happening in New Bedford! Check back for dates and information about Viva Portugal, 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?!)

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New Bedford ArtWeek April 26th to May 5th 2019.

Calendar of Events
Glass Horse Project’s THE SHAPE OF THINGS @ Co-Creative Center
May 30 @ 7:30 pm – Jun 1 @ 7:30 pm
Glass Horse Project's THE SHAPE OF THINGS @ Co-Creative Center

“How far would you go for love? For art? What would you be willing to change? What price might you pay? Such are the painful questions explored by Neil LaBute in THE SHAPE OF THINGS. A young student drifts into an ever-changing relationship with an art major while his best friends’ engagement crumbles, so unleashing a drama that peels back the skin of two modern-day relationships.” -Courtesy of Broadway Play Publishing

The Glass Horse Project proudly presents a limited run of

A play by Neil Labute

Directed by Taylor K. Corbett

Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 7:30 PM
Friday, May 31, 2019 at 7:30 PM
Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 7:30 PM

Doors open at 7:00 PM

All performances at: Co-Creative Center, located at 137 Union St, New Bedford, MA 02740

Starring: Kerri Lamothe as Evelyn, Korey J. Pimental as Adam, Monica Hartford as Jenny, & Geoffrey D. Besser as Phillip.

LIMITED SEATING: To reserve seats, follow the ticket link or email



Return to Camelot-the music of Lerner & Loewe @ Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Return to Camelot-the music of Lerner & Loewe @ Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum

The music of the legendary Broadway creative team of Lerner & Loewe is the focus for the collaboration of Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum and Seaglass Theater Company’s Return to Camelot on August 22, 2019 at 7:00PM. Grab a cool drink and listen to songs from Lerner & Loewe’s classic Broadway shows including Camelot, Brigadoon, My Fair Lady, Gigi, as well as some lesser known gems. The concert features professional singers with a 3 piece band. You won’t want to miss this show!

The performance take place RAIN OR SHINE on the terrace of the Rotch-Jones-Duff House, 396 County Street on August 22, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at
for $20 or for $25 at the door the night of the performance. Seating is first come, first served, and the doors open at 6:30 PM. There is both tent and lawn seating available.