COVID-19 WARNING: While we continue to list New Bedford's array of cultural offerings, readers are advised to heed the latest public health recommendations. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now recommends that both unvaccinated and fully vaccinated people wear masks indoors in public in areas of substantial or high transmission, including Bristol County.


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NBAM Annual Member’s Exhibition

New Bedford Art Museum 608 Pleasant St., New Bedford

The annual Member's Exhibition is currently on display at the New Bedford Art Museum from Dec. 4, 2021, to May 8, 2022. Visitors can view both the winning selections and […]

Christopher Volpe: Loomings Exhibit

New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford

Christopher Volpe's Loomings exhibit is on view in the Braitmayer Family Gallery in the New Bedford Whaling Museum. Named after the first chapter of Moby Dick, all of the tar, […]


Pool Tournament Wednesdays

Ryan's Sports Pub and Billiards 500 Hathaway Rd, New Bedford

Ryan's Sports Pub & Billiards hosts a single-rack 8-ball pool tournament (APA rules) every Wednesday at 7 p.m. The number of losses allowed before elimination is based on handicap.


Buttonwood Park Ward 5 Neighborhood Meeting

Buttonwood Senior Center 1 Oneida Street, New Bedford

Monthly meeting for Buttonwood Park Ward 5 Neighborhood Meeting at Buttonwood Senior Center is held on the first Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the Buttonwood Senior Center. […]


Retro Trivia at Play Arcade

PLAY! Arcade 34 Union St., New Bedford

Tom Dube hosts the 80s and 90s trivia night every Wednesday at Play Arcade.  Patrons play on their own or with a group while Tom walks everyone through the process. […]


A-Ok Karaoke at Pour Farm

Pour Farm Tavern 780 Purchase Street, New Bedford

A-Ok Karaoke hosts a music-filled night every Wednesday at The Pour Farm Tavern. Sing along and perform to a wide variety of karaoke songs, with music and lyrics.