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The Azorean Spirit: The Art of Domingos Rebêlo

New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford

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

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

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 […]

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Summer Exhibition at Judith Klein Gallery

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

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 […]

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2022 Seaport Art Walk

New Bedford Seaport Cultural District New Bedford

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, […]

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Coming Full Circle at Dedee Shattuck Gallery

Dedee Shattuck Gallery 1 Partners' Lane, Westport

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 […]

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Call for Short Plays

New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford

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 […]

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Pitch Black All Ideas Pitch Contest

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

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 […]

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4th Annual Wet Paint Padanaram Plein Air

Dartmouth Cultural Center 404 Elm Street, Dartmouth

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 […]

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Thursday’s New Bedford Food Pantry

Please follow each food pantry's rules and regulations, including how often they can be accessed. Many require photo ID for adults and MA Health cards for children and some require a proof of address and/or income. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., House of Hope, 306 Mount Pleasant Street, New Bedford, 508-996-6814 10 a.m. to Noon: […]

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Boot Camp in the Park

Cushman Park 164 Green St., Fairhaven

Fitness in Cushman Park is back, celebrating 11 years of free outdoor exercise.  Summer boot camp begins June 23 and will run every Thursday from 8:30 a.m. through Aug. 25. […]

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Henry Horenstein Exhibit

New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford

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 […]

$9 – $19
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Homeless Service Providers Network Membership meeting

Office of Housing & Community Development 608 Pleasant Street, New Bedford

Homeless Service Providers Network Membership meeting are held at 10 a.m. every third Thursday of the month in the City of New Bedford's Office of Housing & Community Development on the […]

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Call for Art: Four-Legged Friends

Gallery X 169 William St., New Bedford

Gallery X is seeking artwork depicting or inspired by our animal friends. While the show may be called Four-Legged Friends participants are free to include any animal, regardless of leg […]

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NB Farmer’s Market at Buttonwood Park

Buttonwood Park 425 Hawthorn St., New Bedford

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, […]

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Lighting the Way to Justice Walking Tours

New Bedford Whaling Museum 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford

Educators from New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park and NBWM explore New Bedford through the stories of women who fought for Justice. These free 1-hour tours begin at the NBWM […]

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Butch McCarthy at Seaport Inn

Seaport Inn and Grill 110 Middle Street, Fairhaven

Butch McCarthy is a New Bedford musician who’s been performing throughout New England since the 1970s. The popular singer/songwriter/guitarist plays with various bands and solo.

Greg Mattson at Cisco

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

Greg Mattson is a Connecticut-based singer/songwriter who performs with his band, Mattson. The group delivers both recognizable and unique musical sounds.

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Yoga at Haskell Gardens

Allen C. Haskell Public Gardens 787 Shawmut Ave,, New Bedford

New Bedford Wellness Initiative and Haskell Gardens have partnered again this summer to provide the community with free yoga. Every Thursday evening from 5:30–6:30 p.m., a lineup of different teachers […]

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New Bedford Zoning Board

Virtual

The New Bedford Zoning Board will meet remotely via Zoom at 6 p.m. on Aug. 18. To participate, copy and paste this link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84350079711 and enter Meeting ID: 843 5007 […]

Wire Ring Making Workshop

Viva Fall River Pop Up 333 South Main Street, Fall River

Jesi’s Jewels will hold a wire ring-making workshop at the Viva Fall River Pop Up Shop on August 18 from 6–8 p.m. Each participant will go home with two self-designed […]

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Clarity Through Collage Club

Co-Creative Center Gallery 137 Union Street, New Bedford

In-person collage workshop on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month around an evolving altar, Participants create an individual intuitive art piece, then explore and receive insights through different […]

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The Concept Duo at Rose Alley

Rose Alley Ale House 94 Front St., New Bedford

The Concept Duo performs at Rose Alley Ale House every Thursday. The popular party band plays Top 40, Rock, Alt Rock, dance, and sing-along style music from the ’80s until […]

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New Bedford City Council Meeting

New Bedford City Hall 133 William St., New Bedford

The New Bedford City Council will meet at 7 p.m. in New Bedford City Hall. Read the full agenda here.

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream in New Bedford

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

Reverie Theatre Group presents another season of Shakespeare in New Bedford. The adventure takes us to a magical forest outside Athens where fairies and sprites play and laugh, where the […]

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Dallas Corbin & BBQ

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

Country performer Dallas Corbin brings a touch of Nashville to the Cisco Brewery every week. A special menu of house-made bbq is also featured.

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Karaoke At Le Place

Le Place 20 Kenyon St., New Bedford

Le Place hosts karaoke every Thursday night with DJ Bri.