- Digital Scholarship
- The Second Half: Lectures
- WJEC Grand Opening Celebrations
- 3rd Annual Haunted Whaleship
- Book Signing: "A Genius at His Trade"
- Film: "Most Likely to Succeed"
- Lecture Series: Whales in the Heart of the Sea
- Cartography Conference
- An Evening of Yoga & Music
- The GAEA Summit
- Annual Family Activities
- Community Programs
- Annual Events
- 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.