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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Two of a Kind at CVPA

UMass Dartmouth Star Store Campus 715 Purchase St., New Bedford

The Two of a Kind exhibit features large-scale photographs of paint by Abelardo Morell in conversation with paintings by Anthony Fisher. Opening reception: AHA! Night, Thursday, Feb. 10, 6–8 p.m. […]


Women’s Work Exhibit at Fishing Heritage Center

New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center 38 Bethel St., New Bedford

Photographs and oral histories from more than 60 women shine a light on females' many roles in commercial fishing communities. Featured photographers include Shareen Davis, Markham Starr, and Phil Mello.


Relief Block Printing For Cards & Images

New Bedford Arts & Cultural Emporium 127 West Rodney French Blvd, New Bedford

This workshop focuses on the basic skills involved in making relief prints.  Students 15 and up will create a small edition of stationery or notecard sets with an emphasis on […]


Fresh Art: New Worx at Gallery X

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford

A community art exhibition of newly created works by artists working in any medium. The open receptions are on Feb. 5  and AHA! Night Feb. 10. The exhibit runs from […]


Artist of the Month: Taylor Hickey

MaiatoFitz Art Gallery & Studio Kilburn Mill, Studio 2-62

Taylor Hickey is a printmaker, bookmaker, and sculptor working out of New Bedford. Born in Southeast Texas, Taylor earned her BA in Drawing and Printmaking from McNeese State University in […]


Fado Sundays at Morna Lounge

Morna Lounge and Grill 621 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford

Morna Lounge and Grill hosts "A Night of Fado" every Sunday from 6 p.m.–12 a.m. Check the Facebook page to check the lineup each week.