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!

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Calendar of Events
Oct 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
Join us for an outdoor, in-person Auction Preview at New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center! View and bid on a variety of unique auction items and enjoy live music from Hot Club Cheese Roll featuring Jason... Read more »
New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Coined in America as “Lady Miles Davis of Europe,” Saskia Laroo is a current feature on the face of 21st century trumpet artistry. Born in Amsterdam, she travels the world playing a combination of jazz,... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive-In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot
7:00 pm
Known as The Whiskey Poet, Craig DeMelo creates a versatile blend of jam, folk, blues, rock, soul, and hip hop. A high school English teacher by day, DeMelo can be found singing at bars, clubs,... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive-In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot
7:30 pm
Based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul, Get On Up gives a fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of James Brown, taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive-In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot
7:00 pm
Talk to any Adam Ezra Group fan around the country and they’ll tell you that each of their performances is a one-of-a-kind, community-driven experience, propelled by the spirit of the people in front of the... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive-In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot
7:00 pm
Livingston Taylor’s 50-year musical legacy has been described as “equal parts Mark Twain, college professor, and musical icon.” A natural performer, his Taylor-esque sound and a unique mix of music, anecdotes and ineffable warmth have... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive-In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot
7:30 pm
Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot
3:00 pm
An afternoon of dance and music presented by Festival Ballet Providence and New Bedford Symphony Orchestra! Rhode Island’s resident ballet company will perform to live music by NBSO. Join us as these two world-class organizations... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive-In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot
7:00 pm
Susan Werner composes skillful songs that effortlessly slide between folk, jazz, and pop, all delivered with sassy wit and classic Midwestern charm. Throughout her expansive career, boundless versatility has emerged as a hallmark of Werner’s... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive-In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot
7:30 pm
Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), Captain America (Chris Evans), The Hulk (Mark Ruffalo) and Thor (Chris Hemsworth) assemble together for the first time ever in this epic, action-packed blockbuster alongside Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), Hawkeye... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot
7:30 pm
Why was Elsa born with magical powers? The truths about the past await her as she ventures into the unknown—to the enchanted forests and dark seas beyond Arendelle. The answers are calling her, but they... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot
3:00 pm
Grupo Sazón is a seven-piece orchestra playing Salsa, Cha Cha, Merengue and Latin Jazz led by master percussionist, founder and musical director Jesús Andújar. Andújar was born into a family of musicians in Samaná, Dominican... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive-In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot
7:30 pm
Marvel Studios’ ‘Black Panther’ follows T’Challa who, after the death of his father, the King of Wakanda, returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation to succeed to the throne and take his rightful... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot
7:30 pm
Welcome to Hotel Transylvania, Dracula’s lavish five-stake resort, where monsters and their families can live it up and no humans are allowed. One special weekend, Dracula (Adam Sandler) has invited all his best friends –... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive-In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot
7:30 pm
They’re creepy, they’re kooky, and they’re moving somewhere spooky – New Jersey! The Addams Family is back in their first animated comedy about the kookiest family on the block. Funny, outlandish, and completely iconic, The... Read more »
Zeiterion Drive-In at Whale's Tooth Parking Lot