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
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An endearing coming-of-age film from Brazil, Valentina stars trans YouTube influencer Thiessa Woinbackk in her feature film debut for which she received an Outstanding Performance Award at Outfest LA. When Valentina must move to the... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
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Jessie Jeffrey Dunn Rovinelli’s sophomore feature examines a tight-knit group of trans and genderqueer artists, writers, activists, living intertwined lives in Brooklyn. It traces the couplings that form and are quietly strained as the group... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:00 pm
Premiering at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival, Searchers is a humorous and touching documentary about dating in the age of apps. The film beautifully cinematic as it follows a wide range of people across age,... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:00 pm
Winner of an audience award at Sundance, director Marion Hill’s debut feature is a sumptuous film set in the French countryside about a polyamorous triad navigating their complicated connections. With its subtle and complex script... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:00 pm
As a sci-fi obsessed woman living in near isolation, Beverly Glenn-Copeland wrote and self-released Keyboard Fantasies back in 1986. Three decades on, the musician – now Glenn Copeland – began to receive emails from people... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
The exceptional talents of critically-acclaimed teen music prodigy, EMISUNSHINE have captured the nation’s attention. The singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist has been hailed by outlets such as No Depression, Billboard and Rolling Stone: “Sounds like the... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:00 pm
The Z is thrilled to present Black Panther in partnership with New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! in support of its new exhibition Uncommon Threads: The Works of Ruth E. Carter to celebrate the career of Massachusetts-born... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
8:00 pm
Armed with nothing but their sharp wit, comedians Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood take to the live stage to create hilarious and original scenes in their two-man show. Known by TV audiences for their work... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm
Todd Baptista’s annual extravaganza spotlights the stars and golden hits of rock and roll’s first generation! Starring The Flamingos featuring Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Terry Johnson (“I Only Have Eyes For You”), the... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Dec 2 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Since he first stretched a latex glove over his head and inflated it by blowing through his nose, Howie Mandel has only gotten goofier and more beloved. In fact, he’s never been so popular. He’s... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center