Azorean Night

Celebrate Azorean American music, folklore, and maritime traditions.


Thursday, October 14, 2021
5:00 - 7:00 PM  |  FREE

Whaling Museum Plaza
Weather Dependent


Masks are required for this in-person event. Protocols for this event are subject to change based on Covid-19 community transmission data from the CDC. Check the visit page on our website for current information.

New Bedford is home to a vibrant Azorean community. Enduring ties between the maritime cultures of the Azores and New Bedford link people, ideas, traditions, and communities – across the Atlantic and across generations.

Join us to celebrate the rich Azorean American culture and sample some of its music, folklore, and maritime traditions on Azorean Night, during AHA New Bedford.

This outdoor event on the Whaling Museum plaza is free and presented in partnership with the Azorean Maritime Heritage Society. Azorean NIght is weather-dependent and will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather.