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Whaling City Festival

July 9, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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The Whaling City Festival returns to Buttonwood Park through Sunday, July 11, with carnival rides and games, dozens of arts & crafts and other retail vendors, wrestling matches, and the classic car and bike show noon-4 on Sunday. And then there’s the food. The scent of fried dough, kettle corn, blooming onions, gyros, barbecue, and pizza will fill the air alongside fare from local vendors such as J & J Seafood. A mobile vaccine clinic will be available. Wrestling showtimes: 7 p.m. Friday; 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday.


July 9, 2021
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Buttonwood Park
425 Hawthorn St.
New Bedford, MA United States
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