Summer Sound Series

Free Concerts on the Pier

Mayor Jon Mitchell’s let’s you enjoy live music all summer long in New Bedford’s Seaport Cultural District. Every Friday from 6 -8 pm enjoy evening concerts along with beautiful views of New Bedford’s working waterfront at City Pier 3. Bring your own chair sit back and relax, or get up and dance!

The 2018 Summer Sound Series concludes on August 10th. Please remember to thank our generous sponsors: City of New Bedford, Port of New Bedford, Freitas Package Store, Cape Air, Whaling City Golf Course, Colonial Wholesale Beverage, Miller LiteEmpire Ford of New Bedford, and Manny and Diane Pina.

Options for Parking: There is no parking on the State Pier or on Pier 3, free parking downtown, and $5 parking at Whales Tooth Parking Lot with a free shuttle to and from Pier 3.

  (Cancelled due to rain) Friday July 6 Front and Center (Top 40, R&B, Pop)

  Friday July 13 Flight of Fire (Energetic Rock)

  Friday July 20 Phunky Autokratz (Top 40’s, Dance, R&B, Alternative)

  Friday July 27 Jah Spirit (African-Reggae, Calypso Jazz, Blues, Rock)

  Friday August 3 Funk Side Up (Pop, Funk, Rock)

  Friday August 10 Steppin Out featuring New Image (R&B, Soul, Funk, Dance)

Download a printable 2018 Summer Sound Series schedule here.