The Azorean Spirit: The Art of Domingos Rebêlo

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

Domingos Rebêlo (1891-1975) created thousands of works of art that reflected his Portuguese identity and culture and honored his Azorean roots. The seminal exhibition, "The Azorean Spirit: The Art of […]

William Shattuck Art Exhibit

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

The New Bedford Whaling Museum will be exhibiting the luminous landscape paintings of a Dedee Shattuck Gallery favorite: William C. Shattuck. The opening night is from 5–6 p.m. on Friday, June 3 […]

DATMA: Shelter 2022

Downtown New Bedford Union St. /Purchase St. Area, New Bedford, MA

DATMA is launching its 4th year of exhibitions and programs on June 16, 2022. SHELTER 2022 will feature free exhibitions and programming all summer. The SouthCoast region is rooted in […]


Summer Exhibition at Judith Klein Gallery

Judith Klein Art Gallery 127 West Rodney French Blvd., Suite 287, New Bedford, MA

The Judith Klein Gallery's Summer Exhibition will run from June 25 to August 20. The opening receptions will occur on Saturday, June 25, from 4–7 p.m., and AHA! Nights July […]


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, […]


Coming Full Circle at Dedee Shattuck Gallery

Dedee Shattuck Gallery 1 Partners' Lane, Westport, MA

The Dedee Shattuck Gallery is coming full circle with works from the artists of the inaugural exhibition in June 2011. From August 6 until Sept. 16, the gallery will highlight […]


Call for Short Plays

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

Culture Park Theatre calls for short plays for the first in-person Short Plays Marathon since 2019. The event is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 12, at the Cook Memorial Theatre at […]


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 Wet Paint Padanaram Plein Air

Dartmouth Cultural Center 404 Elm Street, Dartmouth, MA

The public is invited to the 4th Annual Wet Paint Padanaram Plein Air on Saturday, Sept. 24. Artists will meet at the Dartmouth Culture Center, then head out to set […]


Mass Humanities 2022 Grants Calendar


Four new funding opportunities from Mass Humanities seek to respond to the challenges facing the people of Massachusetts. Part of a new three-year strategic plan, the foundation’s 2022 grants calendar prioritizes support for projects and local organizations serving historically marginalized communities. Mass Humanities offers four ways for nonprofits and tribal entities to seek funding in […]


New Bedford Public Schools’ Family Engagement Center

Normandin Middle School 81 Felton St., New Bedford, MA

Do you need help applying for or renewing your SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program / food stamp)? You can do this at the New Bedford Public Schools' Family Engagement Center […]


Yoga in Cushman Park

Cushman Park 164 Green St., Fairhaven

Fitness in Cushman Park is back, celebrating 11 years of outdoor exercise. This 10-week program is free to the public. Yoga in the Park begins June 21 at 8:30 a.m. […]


Art Exploration Camp at K&A Creations

K&A Creations 127 W. Rodney French Blvd. Rm. S2-72 2nd floor, New Bedford, MA

Registration is now open for kids' summer art sessions. These workshops are drop-off or not, depending on your preference. Parents can do many things in the Kilburn Mill while children […]


Henry Horenstein Exhibit

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

Henry Horenstein is a professional photographer, filmmaker, and teacher. The New Bedford native studied at RISD in the 1970s under Harry Callahan, Aaron Siskind, and Minor White. He is also […]

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Free virtual addiction recovery meeting


Hello New Bedford: You are invited to a free virtual addiction recovery meeting. Topics include Recovery Coping Skills, Values Building, Mental Health, Trauma, Addiction & Recovery, Harm Reduction, Understanding CORI, Healthy Relationships. Addiction Recovery Education Access Services (AREAS) is a FREE weekly peer-to-peer facilitated meeting that focuses on recovery-based topics chosen by group participants. Meeting […]

Watercolor Greeting Cards

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

Using simple images, students practice watercolor techniques and approaches to get differing effects, brush strokes, wet on wet, wet on dry, identifying which are the best brushes for the job […]


Mobile Farm Stand at Serenity Gardens

Serenity Gardens 41 Bedford St., New Bedford, MA

Coastal Foodshed hosts the Mobile Farmstand. Experience a live cooking demo with a neighborhood community chef who will share recipes and provide samples of a dish made from ingredients available […]

Bluebirds of Paradise at Cisco

Cisco Brewers Kitchen & Bar 1480 East Rodney French Blvd., New Bedford, MA

Singer/songwriters Ari Hest and Chrissi Poland create the Bluebirds of Paradise duo, an infusion of jazz & indie-folk steeped in Brazilian/world overtones.