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2022 Seaport Art Walk

New Bedford Seaport Cultural District New Bedford, MA

The 2022 Seaport Art Walk "Open Spaces" officially opens during the July 14 AHA! Night. Sculptures and murals reflect the idea of creating open space for our minds and souls, […]

Free
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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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NB Farmer’s Market at Brooklawn Park

Brooklawn Park 1997 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford, MA

Local products are available at the New Bedford Farmer's Market sponsored by Coastal Foodshed. Live music and a cooking demonstration will be onsite. Multiple payment options are available, including SNAP/HIP.

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NB Farmer’s Market at Buttonwood Park

Buttonwood Park 425 Hawthorn St., New Bedford, MA

Coastal Foodshed is hosting the New Bedford Farmer's Market. Shop with our local farmers and food makers while enjoying live music and a cooking demonstration. Multiple payment options are available, including SNAP/HIP.

Women of the Underground Railroad Walking Tour

New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA

Celebrate International Underground Railroad Month with a walking tour through downtown New Bedford to learn about how women supported freedom seekers on the Underground Railroad. From housing fugitives to raising funds, women were central to providing safe harbor for men, women, and children escaping slavery. This free tour begins at the Whaling Museum and ends […]

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Pitch Black All Ideas Pitch Contest

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

EforAll South Coast has teamed up with BuyBlackNB to host an outdoor Pitch Contest on Thursday, Sept. 29, from 5–7 p.m. at the Rotch Jones Duff House to engage and […]

4th Annual South Coast Soiree

My Brother's Keeper 1015 Reed Road, North Dartmouth, MA

The South Coast Soiree is an event to raise funds for My Brother’s Keeper, a non-profit that delivers food, furniture, Christmas gifts, and other items to South Coast families in need. The outdoor festivities include gourmet cuisine, a cash bar, and live jazz music.

$75
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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 — Coco Tickets are for one night and include a fresh, locally sourced dinner (more food details to come soon), popcorn, and two drinks of choice […]

$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

The 16th Annual NB Oktoberfest

Pier 3 106 Macarthur Drive, New Bedford, MA

The South Coast Business Alliance (SCBA) presents the 16th Annual New Bedford Oktoberfest. Raise a tankard and toast the return of the quintessential fall festival downtown featuring local brewers, food, and bands. Shipyard, Dogfish Head, Miller, Moat Mountain, Narragansett, White Claw, and more will be on tap. Performers are Alexa Cabral (Catching Arrows Band), Off […]

$15 – $20
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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 — Coco Tickets are for one night and include a fresh, locally sourced dinner (more food details to come soon), popcorn, and two drinks of choice […]

$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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Fall River Farmers & Artisans Market 2022

The Fall River Farmers & Artisans Market features shopping from multiple vendors, food, and entertainment every other Sunday until October 16 at Old Second St. in Fall River. Contact whatsup@fallriverfam.com for more information about being a vendor, musician, live artist, and more. The application is online at fallriverfam.com.

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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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NB Farmer’s Market at Brooklawn Park

Brooklawn Park 1997 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford, MA

Local products are available at the New Bedford Farmer's Market sponsored by Coastal Foodshed. Live music and a cooking demonstration will be onsite. Multiple payment options are available, including SNAP/HIP.

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NB Farmer’s Market at Buttonwood Park

Buttonwood Park 425 Hawthorn St., New Bedford, MA

Coastal Foodshed is hosting the New Bedford Farmer's Market. Shop with our local farmers and food makers while enjoying live music and a cooking demonstration. Multiple payment options are available, including SNAP/HIP.

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Real Deal at Pub 6T5

Pub 6T5 736 Ashley Blvd, New Bedford, MA

Real Deal captivates audiences with a concert-like presentation of disco, R&B, hip hop, Motown, and funk-pop hits from the 70s to now.

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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