Gather together again for free concerts at Custom House Square in downtown New Bedford! Presented by The City of New Bedford in partnership with The Zeiterion Performing Arts Center. Free! Beer garden from 2 to 7PM, live music from 4 to 7PM.
For a quarter of a century, the fan favorite festival has gathered world-class contemporary singer/songwriters, traditional Americana, the best in blues, classic Celtic and, of course, folk to the Southcoast. Whether you come for the fantastic music or the free festivities surrounding the festival, it’s a weekend of fun for everyone.
Reigniting the rich history of cinema in downtown New Bedford! Cinema New Bedford showcases incredible films from around the world that tell great stories from a wide range of perspectives. Join us in-person for collective viewing experiences that entertain and enlighten, with Q&As and post-show discussions to deepen our engagement with the films and to build community and connection.