- Cultural Communities
- Digital Scholarship
- 25th Annual Sailors’ Series
- Painting with a Splash
- Lifelong Learning Lecture Series
- Of Earth, Sea & Fire Symposium
- Where the Land Meets the Sea
- Watkins Bioacoustics Symposium
- 27th Annual Scrimshaw Weekend
- Painting with a Splash FOR KIDS
- Members’ Trip to Porto, Portugal
- Family Activities
- Community Programs
- Annual Events
- Charles W. Morgan Visit
- Whaling History Symposium
- Moby-Dick Marathon
- Past Programs
Downtown Holiday Stroll
Visit the Downtown Holiday Stroll vendors
in the Jacobs Family Gallery
Saturday December 7th from 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m.
Sunday December 8th from 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m.
Featuring: Dorothy Cox Candies, Silverbrook Farm, Street Angel Wisdom, Bob & Jan Perry Toys, Novelties & Jewelry, Himalayan Salt Co., Angeldor Heavenly Crystal Jewelry, and much more!
Downtown Holiday Stroll Events at the Whaling Museum
LIVE performances in the Cook Memorial Theater!
1:30 p.m. – Showstoppers “A Christmas Cabaret”
3:00 p.m. – Cheryl McCormack Dancers “Holiday Show”
Special HOLIDAY STROLL DISCOUNTED ADMISSION to Museum Galleries – Buy 1 ticket, get the 2nd ticket FREE!
4:30 p.m. – City Hall Square: Official lighting of the City of New Bedford Christmas Tree. Santa and Mrs. Claus join with the New Bedford High School and All-City Middle School Marching Bands and Color Guard for a parade from the Whaling Museum Plaza, up William Street to the steps of the New Bedford Free Public Library with city officials, Miss New Bedford Jillian Zucco, and special guests.
For more information visit the Downtown New Bedford inc. website.