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
3:30 pm
Although New Bedford is an urban environment with a lot of people, it is also home to lots of wildlife. Join a Mass Audubon naturalist on a walk through some of the City’s parks in... Read more »
Brooklawn Park / Wilks Library
Jul 22 @ 7:00 pm – Jul 31 @ 2:00 pm
7:00 pm
Step into the enchanted world of Broadway’s modern classic, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, an international sensation that played a remarkable 13-year run on Broadway and has been produced in 37 countries worldwide. Based on... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
12:00 am
Founded in 1915 by four Madeiran immigrant men who wanted to recreate the religious festivals that were so common in the villages of their home island and to commemorate their safe passage to these American... Read more »
Feast of the Blessed Sacrament
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am – Aug 11 @ 3:00 pm
9:00 am
Campers + two professional actors = an amazing musical in just one week! Kids can stretch their creativity and bravery muscles in this week-long camp with Compass Creative Dramatics. Campers will rehearse Monday through Thursday... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
3:30 pm
Although New Bedford is an urban environment with a lot of people, it is also home to lots of wildlife. Join a Mass Audubon naturalist on a walk through some of the City’s parks in... Read more »
New Bedford Downtown Library