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
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
12:00 am
New Bedford Folk Festival returns to celebrate its 25th anniversary! For a quarter of a century, the fan favorite festival has gathered world-class contemporary singer/songwriters, traditional Americana, the best in blues, classic Celtic and, of... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
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
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
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
8:00 pm
Eddie B. soared to new heights by creating his own opportunity starting with his series of comical videos titled “What Teachers Really Want to Say.” In a matter of hours, those videos sparked the attention... Read more »
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center