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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.



Call for Cultural Events

Back for its third year, SouthCoast Spring Arts Week calls for artists, creatives, individuals, and organizations to submit their cultural events for inclusion on the festival’s website calendar. From May […]

Call for Art: Open Studios on the Sidewalk

To celebrate the 2023 theme of “Shelter,” DATMA will highlight the critical role of artists in shaping and creating their local community, the ultimate shelter for a city. Up to […]

Call for Art: Mindfulness

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford, MA

The Mindfulness exhibition is open to submissions from all artists working in any medium. Work may be submitted during gallery hours or by appointment beginning March 29. The deadline for […]