Hometown Tourist Weekend

Friday, Oct. 23 – Sunday, Oct. 25

The Office of Tourism and Marketing would like to extend its thanks to the partners and businesses, downtown that helped make Hometown Tourist Weekend a success this year! We hope to include even more partners in the coupon booklet next year to make the weekend that much enjoyable for residents and visitors, alike. Keep visiting this page to get partnership updates for next year!

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Connecting for Change Conference

Held Downtown New Bedford on Friday, October 23 – Sunday, October 25, Connecting for Change is an annual solutions based gathering that brings together a diverse audience to create a deep and positive change in their communities. Programming includes Keynote speakers, workshops, Bird/Raptor Show, Reptile Show, Invasive Bugs and Plant Show, Drumming & Dance circles, Story Hour, Halloween Event with Downtown New Bedford Inc., and much more! Visit www.connectingforchange.org for a full program of conference events.