Event Cancellations

NFIA Easter Egg Hunt North Fairhaven Improvement Association originally scheduled for April 3, 2021, CANCELLED See Easter Bunny Fire Engine Ride instead Easter Sunrise Service at Fort Phoenix Interchurch Council of Greater New Bedford originally scheduled for April 4, 2021, CANCELLED West Island Road Race originally scheduled for April 25, 2021, CANCELLED Cherry Blossom Festival … [Read more...]

Fairhaven Farmers Market (weekly)

Fairhaven Farmer’s Market Sundays from June 13 to October 31, 2021, 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 151 Alden Road, Fairhaven, MA, next to National Bleach Face coverings are optional. Social distancing is suggested. This privately operated farmers market features locally grown edibles, vegetables, fruits, baked goods, meat, herbs, honey, jams, eggs, plants, homemade soaps, fresh squeezed lemonade, … [Read more...]

NFIA Halloween Horribles Parade

NFIA Halloween Horribles Parade Sunday, October 24, 2021, 5:00 p.m. Starts at Benoit Square, intersection of Adams Street & Howland Road Sponsored by the North Fairhaven Improvement Association, this Halloween costume parade has been held every year since 1950. Children and adults in costume walk from Benoit Square north on Main Street to St. Mary's Church. In the parking lot behind the church, … [Read more...]

Used Book Sale

Friends of the Millicent Library Used Book Sale Saturday, November 6, 2021, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Millicent Library, 45 Center St., Fairhaven (Rain Date: November 13) Come and browse hundreds of used books to help raise funds for a new tech lab at the Millicent Library. Updated technology equipment is desperately needed for the patrons of the Millicent Library and surrounding communities. Support … [Read more...]

Veterans Day Parade

Veterans Day Parade November 11, 2021, 9:00 a.m. Main Street from Oxford School south to Fairhaven High School Annual parade to honor all veterans is followed by a brief ceremony, including raising the "Big Flag" and cannon-firing in front of Fairhaven High School. Veterans and other marching groups are welcome to line up at Livesey Park at 8:30 a.m. Parade steps off at 9:o0 a.m. The parade is … [Read more...]

Fairhaven Thanksgiving Turkey Trot

Fairhaven Thanksgiving Turkey Trot Thursday, November 25, 2021 Gather: 7:00 a.m. to 7:45 a.m., Start Time: 8:00 a.m. Green Street side of Cushman Park near Bridge Street, Fairhaven Annual Thanksgiving morning 5K race raises money for the Shepherd's Pantry. First 400 adult registrants receive a T-Shirt. Registration is $20 online. Registration for children 10 and under is $10 online. REGISTER ONLINE … [Read more...]

Annual Events

This page is a general list some of the larger annual events that take place during the year in Fairhaven. For more detailed and updated information about what's coming up, check Upcoming Events. For information about walking tours, visit the Tours page. Annual Events Fort Phoenix Polar Plunge News Years Day, January 1 Fort Phoenix State Beach and Reservation South end of Green St., … [Read more...]

Get your events posted here

Notices about public events taking place within Fairhaven may be posted free of charge on the Office of Tourism website. The types of public events that can be listed include: fairs and festivals, breakfasts, luncheons, suppers, concerts, fundraising events, dances, special sporting events, races, lectures, plays, one-day workshops, rummage sales, etc. Events must take place in Fairhaven. The Office … [Read more...]