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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.

 

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Outdoor Dinner & Movie Fundraiser

Round-the Bend-Farm 92 Allen Neck Rd, South Dartmouth, MA

Movie Night under the stars at Round the Bend Farm, where Elements hosts holistic and meaningful education for children and families. Friday, Sept. 30 — Encanto Saturday, Oct. 1 — […]

$35 – $75

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Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival

Silverbrook Farm 934 Main St., Acushnet, MA

The Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival returns for another season of fun and frolic. The farm will be open every weekend from Saturday, Sept. 24 through Sunday, Oct. 30, plus Columbus […]

$15
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Corn Maze & Hayrides at Simcock Farm

Simcock Farm 293 Marvel St., Swansea, MA

Fall outdoor activities return to Simcock Farm with another year of corn mazes, hayrides, pick-your-own pumpkins, and ice cream from Saturday, September 24 through Sunday, October 30, for $5 per […]

$5
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Outdoor Dinner & Movie Fundraiser

Round-the Bend-Farm 92 Allen Neck Rd, South Dartmouth, MA

Movie Night under the stars at Round the Bend Farm, where Elements hosts holistic and meaningful education for children and families. Friday, Sept. 30 — Encanto Saturday, Oct. 1 — […]

$35 – $75
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Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival

Silverbrook Farm 934 Main St., Acushnet, MA

The Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival returns for another season of fun and frolic. The farm will be open every weekend from Saturday, Sept. 24 through Sunday, Oct. 30, plus Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 10. The festivities include free sugar pumpkin, corn maze, barrel rides, tractor rides, farm animals, games, and more. Tickets may be purchased […]

$15
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Corn Maze & Hayrides at Simcock Farm

Simcock Farm 293 Marvel St., Swansea, MA

Fall outdoor activities return to Simcock Farm with another year of corn mazes, hayrides, pick-your-own pumpkins, and ice cream from Saturday, September 24 through Sunday, October 30, for $5 per person. Spooky Sundae brings sweet, ghoulish fun from Friday, Sept. 30 through Saturday, Oct. 29, from 6:30–9 p.m. for $10 per person. Free for children […]

$5

Sugar Skull Pumpkin Painting

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

Paint a seasonal Sugar Skull Pumpkin; all materials are included.  With many images to choose from, you can simplify or beautify as much or as little as you like.  These little beauties will last all season. This workshop is for participants 12 and older.

$10

Fairhaven Kids Fest

Lawn of Visitors Center 141 Main St., Fairhaven, MA

The Fairhaven Kids Fest  is an annual event that is all about fun for children and adults. It features free activities, handouts, photo opportunities, and entertainment, including Pirates of the Cape, characters from the “Magical Familia” by Ever After Storybook Entertainment, story-telling Vikings, and an Antique Fire Truck to climb aboard, as well as an array of vendor booths […]

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Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival

Silverbrook Farm 934 Main St., Acushnet, MA

The Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival returns for another season of fun and frolic. The farm will be open every weekend from Saturday, Sept. 24 through Sunday, Oct. 30, plus Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 10. The festivities include free sugar pumpkin, corn maze, barrel rides, tractor rides, farm animals, games, and more. Tickets may be purchased […]

$15
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Corn Maze & Hayrides at Simcock Farm

Simcock Farm 293 Marvel St., Swansea, MA

Fall outdoor activities return to Simcock Farm with another year of corn mazes, hayrides, pick-your-own pumpkins, and ice cream from Saturday, September 24 through Sunday, October 30, for $5 per person. Spooky Sundae brings sweet, ghoulish fun from Friday, Sept. 30 through Saturday, Oct. 29, from 6:30–9 p.m. for $10 per person. Free for children […]

$5
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Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival

Silverbrook Farm 934 Main St., Acushnet, MA

The Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival returns for another season of fun and frolic. The farm will be open every weekend from Saturday, Sept. 24 through Sunday, Oct. 30, plus Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 10. The festivities include free sugar pumpkin, corn maze, barrel rides, tractor rides, farm animals, games, and more. Tickets may be purchased […]

$15
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Corn Maze & Hayrides at Simcock Farm

Simcock Farm 293 Marvel St., Swansea, MA

Fall outdoor activities return to Simcock Farm with another year of corn mazes, hayrides, pick-your-own pumpkins, and ice cream from Saturday, September 24 through Sunday, October 30, for $5 per person. Spooky Sundae brings sweet, ghoulish fun from Friday, Sept. 30 through Saturday, Oct. 29, from 6:30–9 p.m. for $10 per person. Free for children […]

$5
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Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival

Silverbrook Farm 934 Main St., Acushnet, MA

The Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival returns for another season of fun and frolic. The farm will be open every weekend from Saturday, Sept. 24 through Sunday, Oct. 30, plus Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 10. The festivities include free sugar pumpkin, corn maze, barrel rides, tractor rides, farm animals, games, and more. Tickets may be purchased […]

$15

Leaf Lights Workshop

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

These simple yet elegant lights are easy to make and cast a warm and inviting feeling over any evening.  They make great hostess gifts or something to share with friends, neighbors, and family. This workshop is for participants who are 12 or older.

$10

The Great Pumpkin Parade

Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum 396 County St., New Bedford, MA

The annual display of community-carved jack-o-lanterns returns to the RJD grounds. Children can participate in a scavenger hunt inside the mansion with prizes. Refreshments will be served. This is a free AHA night event with a suggested donation of $5 per person/$10 per family.

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Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival

Silverbrook Farm 934 Main St., Acushnet, MA

The Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival returns for another season of fun and frolic. The farm will be open every weekend from Saturday, Sept. 24 through Sunday, Oct. 30, plus Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 10. The festivities include free sugar pumpkin, corn maze, barrel rides, tractor rides, farm animals, games, and more. Tickets may be purchased […]

$15
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Boo at the Zoo

The 21st Boo at the Zoo is slightly spooky fun for all ages. This annual family event is inspired by fall, Halloween, and cooler weather.  With campus-wide daytime trick-or-treating, there are six days to enjoy Boo at the Zoo this year.

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Corn Maze & Hayrides at Simcock Farm

Simcock Farm 293 Marvel St., Swansea, MA

Fall outdoor activities return to Simcock Farm with another year of corn mazes, hayrides, pick-your-own pumpkins, and ice cream from Saturday, September 24 through Sunday, October 30, for $5 per person. Spooky Sundae brings sweet, ghoulish fun from Friday, Sept. 30 through Saturday, Oct. 29, from 6:30–9 p.m. for $10 per person. Free for children […]

$5
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Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival

Silverbrook Farm 934 Main St., Acushnet, MA

The Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival returns for another season of fun and frolic. The farm will be open every weekend from Saturday, Sept. 24 through Sunday, Oct. 30, plus Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 10. The festivities include free sugar pumpkin, corn maze, barrel rides, tractor rides, farm animals, games, and more. Tickets may be purchased […]

$15
Recurring

Boo at the Zoo

The 21st Boo at the Zoo is slightly spooky fun for all ages. This annual family event is inspired by fall, Halloween, and cooler weather.  With campus-wide daytime trick-or-treating, there are six days to enjoy Boo at the Zoo this year.

Recurring

Corn Maze & Hayrides at Simcock Farm

Simcock Farm 293 Marvel St., Swansea, MA

Fall outdoor activities return to Simcock Farm with another year of corn mazes, hayrides, pick-your-own pumpkins, and ice cream from Saturday, September 24 through Sunday, October 30, for $5 per person. Spooky Sundae brings sweet, ghoulish fun from Friday, Sept. 30 through Saturday, Oct. 29, from 6:30–9 p.m. for $10 per person. Free for children […]

$5
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Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival

Silverbrook Farm 934 Main St., Acushnet, MA

The Silverbrook Farm Fall Festival returns for another season of fun and frolic. The farm will be open every weekend from Saturday, Sept. 24 through Sunday, Oct. 30, plus Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 10. The festivities include free sugar pumpkin, corn maze, barrel rides, tractor rides, farm animals, games, and more. Tickets may be purchased […]

$15
Recurring

Boo at the Zoo

The 21st Boo at the Zoo is slightly spooky fun for all ages. This annual family event is inspired by fall, Halloween, and cooler weather.  With campus-wide daytime trick-or-treating, there are six days to enjoy Boo at the Zoo this year.

Recurring

Corn Maze & Hayrides at Simcock Farm

Simcock Farm 293 Marvel St., Swansea, MA

Fall outdoor activities return to Simcock Farm with another year of corn mazes, hayrides, pick-your-own pumpkins, and ice cream from Saturday, September 24 through Sunday, October 30, for $5 per person. Spooky Sundae brings sweet, ghoulish fun from Friday, Sept. 30 through Saturday, Oct. 29, from 6:30–9 p.m. for $10 per person. Free for children […]

$5