EVENTS

What’s going on? Events in New Bedford.

There’s always something happening in New Bedford! The Taste of SouthCoast, New Bedford JazzFest, New Bedford Folk Festival, Food Truck and Craft Beer Festival, Feast of the Blessed Sacrament, Seaport Chowder Festival, Working Waterfront Festival, Oktoberfest, and the Summer Sound Series: Friday evening block party-style concerts in historic downtown (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
12:00 am
Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute (DATMA), the non-collecting contemporary art institute, and its partners will kick-off a city-wide, collaborative venture in New Bedford, MA, called “SHELTER 2022–23” over two seasons of which the first... Read more »
UMass Dartmouth CVPA Star Store Swain Gallery
12:00 am
Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute (DATMA), the non-collecting contemporary art institute, and its partners will kick-off a city-wide, collaborative venture in New Bedford, MA, called “SHELTER 2022–23” over two seasons of which the first... Read more »
downtown New Bedford outdoors along the harborfront walkways
12:00 am
Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute (DATMA), the non-collecting contemporary art institute, and its partners will kick-off a city-wide, collaborative venture in New Bedford, MA, called “SHELTER 2022–23” over two seasons of which the first... Read more »
downtown New Bedford outdoors at the YMCA green space
12:00 am
Martin Scorsese directs an all-star cast in this action-packed thriller set in Boston, where a long-simmering hostility between the police department and an Irish-American gang led by Costello (Academy Award winner Jack Nicholson–About Schmidt, Something’s... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Jul 9 @ 11:00 am – Dec 10 @ 3:00 pm
11:00 am
Hatch Street Studios, 88 and 90 Hatch Street, New Bedford: The artists of 88-90 Hatch Street cordially invite you into their creative workspaces the second Saturday of the month, April -December, 11am -3pm for Studio... Read more »
Hatch Street Studios
12:00 am
July 14, 2022 • 5-8 PM • Free July AHA! Night is a double whammy from NBFHC – come to the Center free of charge to see the opening of our newest gallery exhibit, “Some... Read more »
New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center
7:00 pm
Ellen Burstyn puts in an Oscar®-winning performance as Alice Hyatt, a recently widowed 35-year-old woman who leaves her small town in New Mexico with her precocious young son Tommy (Alfred Lutter), determined to make a... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center