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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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The Apple Tree on the Abandoned Railroad Line Exhibit

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

The artist couple, Elin Noble and Lasse Antonsen, have long careers as artists, but this exhibition marks the first time they are presenting work they have made together.   Noble and […]

Free

Pokey LaFarge at Narrows

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

Pokey LaFarge is a singer, songwriter, guitarist, and actor from Illinois. He has been performing around the globe for over a decade. The musician plays a variety of genres including […]

$33 – $36

Bonnie Blue: James Cotton’s Life in The Blues

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

Bonnie Blue: James Cotton's Life in The Blues is a feature documentary that portrays the untold story of James Cotton, a legend whose musical influence shaped the Chicago Blues style. This event includes a live performance with James Montgomery Band featuring Christine Ohlman, Cheryl Arena, and Chops Turner.

$25

TR3 featuring Tim Reynolds at Narrows

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

With a career spanning more than forty years, two-time Grammy nominee and sonic innovator, Tim Reynolds is best known for his seemingly effortless guitar virtuosity, his masterful command of melody and timing, and for his uncanny ability to improvise on any instrument he touches. Having explored almost every musical style, from rock, jazz, and blues […]

$40 – $43

Adam Ezra Group at Narrows

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

Working outside the confines of the traditional music industry, Adam Ezra and his bandmates – Corinna Smith (fiddle), Alex Martin (drums), Poche Ponce (bass) - built a community of fans through sheer grit and determination, regularly performing hundreds of shows a year for the past two decades without any major label or mainstream radio support. […]

$30 – $33

Ward Hayden & The Outliers: A Celebration of the Life, Legacy, & Music of Hank Williams

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

This is a celebration of timeless classics, legendary stories, and select obscurities pulled from the career of Country music’s most lasting and fabled songwriter: Hank Williams. Performed by Ward Hayden & The Outliers with special guest Jason Anick joining the band on Fiddle.

$23 – $26

Funky White Honkies at Narrows

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

For over 40 years, the Funky White Honkies have been one of the area's top party bands. They invade the Narrows for a big dance party. The tables and chairs will be removed for a large dance floor.

$33 – $35

Greg Abate Quartet at Narrows

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

The Greg Abate Quartet will be performing new original music and some American song book and BeBop classics and songs from Greg’s previous recordings. They play with passion and energy and a sense of improvisation at the moment. For more information about Greg Abate Abate go to www.gregabate.com

$28 – $33

Forever Young : A Tribute To The Music Of Neil Young

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

The Forever Youngband is a group of performers that pay tribute to the songs of Neil Young. No one in the band tries to imitate Neil Young. There are five vocalists in the band and the songs are fronted by different members with added backing harmonies.

$30 – $33

WinterStock 2023

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

WinterStock 2023 is a free benefit concert for Samaritans Southcoast. This year’s lineup is full of some of SE Massachusetts, and Rhode Island’s finest acts, including Beth Barron, CarSon, Lori Silvia, Louis Leeman, Xtreme Acoustic, Molly O’Leary & John Fernandes, The Berger Boys, The Automatics, and our hosts, 3 Legged Dog.

Sarah Borges and Miss Tess at Narrows

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

One way or another, Sarah Borges connects with casual mastery. Whether it’s with the comrades she’s collaborated with over nearly 20 sparkling years of music-making, or the vivid portraits of people’s lives – and occasionally her own – she’s sketched in scores of emotionally resonant songs.

$28 – $30

Neal and the Vipers & Professor Louie and the Crowmatix

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

Neal and the Vipers are a Rhode Island-based band that plays American Roots Music encompassing blues, rock & roll, rockabilly, and surf. Professor Louie has emerged over his five decades in the music industry as the torchbearer of the true spirit of American Roots music. Seasoned live performer, prolific recording artist, and versatile multi-instrumentalist, Professor […]

$25 – $28

Pearly Baker Band at Narrows

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

For the past 37 years, The Pearly Baker Band has been playing Grateful Dead music their way, with some Stones, Beatles, Allman Bros, and JJ Cale thrown in for good measure.

$28 – $30

Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish at Narrows

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

Formed in 1991, Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish has evolved through many incarnations, three Tone Cool and two self-produced CDs, trips around the world as far as South Africa, and mostly the joys of playing a lot of music on Martha's Vineyard where most of them live. Johnny and company are purveyors of the American […]

$25 – $28

Colby James & The Ramblers at Narrows

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

Accomplished singer/songwriter Colby James has consistently earned an outstanding reputation as one of the area’s hardest-working, multi-talented vocalists/guitarists to appear on the live stage.

$28 – $30

Mike Dawes at Narrows

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

Mike Dawes is an English guitarist known for composing, arranging, and performing multiple parts simultaneously on a single guitar. He is hailed as one of the world’s most creative modern fingerstyle guitarists with a repertoire spanning solo viral videos and popular arrangements, alongside mainstream chart success performing with Justin Hayward of The Moody Blues.

$30 – $33

An Evening with Tom Rush

Narrows Center for the Arts 16 Anawan St., Fall River, MA

Tom Rush is a gifted musician and performer, whose shows offer a musical celebration and journey into the tradition and spectrum of what music has been, can be, and will become. His distinctive guitar style, wry humor, and warm, expressive voice have made him both a legend and a lure to audiences around the world.

$43 – $48