Hansel & Gretel

Hansel & Gretel Sunday, March 10, 2024 Two performances: 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. Fairhaven Town Hall, 40 Center Street, Fairhaven, MA New Bedford Ballet and Seaglass Theater Company collaborate to present the classic story of Hansel & Gretel. First published as a fairytale by the Brothers Grimm in 1812, it was adapted as an opera by Englebert Humperdinck in 1892. The performance blends ballet, opera and narration in English in a … [Read more...]

NFIA Easter Egg Hunt

NFIA Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, March 30, 2024, 9:00 a.m. sharp Livesey Park, Glenhaven Ave., Fairhaven Annual Easter egg hunt with separate areas for children in different age groups (toddler to 4, 5-8, and 9-12). Children from toddlers to age 12 can find candy eggs in the park and playground and look for specially numbered wooden eggs that can be redeemed for prizes. Visit and take photos with the Easter Bunny. Sponsored by the North … [Read more...]

West Island 5K Run/Walk

West Island 5k Run/Walk Sunday, April 21, 2024, 11:00 a.m. 41 Causeway Road, Fairhaven, MA Come out and run to benefit good causes on a US Track and Field certified course. Entry fees for this 5K range from $20 to $25. Race shirt OR beach towel to first 250 5k registrants. Cash prizes. You may now register online at https://racewire.com/register.php?id=13586. In person registration at 41 Causeway Road is Saturday, April 2o, from 2:00 to 4:00 … [Read more...]

West Island Kids Mile Fun Run

West Island Kids Mile Fun Run Sunday, April 28, 2024, 10:00 a.m. 41 Causeway Road, Fairhaven, MA Kids can come out and run to benefit good causes by running this flat, fast 1-mile course on paved and dirt roads with a little hill at the end. Trophies are given for the top three male/female finishers. Entry fee is $5. A special gift will be given to each Kids Mile runner. In person registration at 41 Causeway Road is Saturday, April 27, from … [Read more...]

Huttleston Marketplace (Weekly)

SATURDAYS, LATE-MAY THROUGH END OF SEPTEMBER, 10 AM to 3 PM (Except the last Saturday in June) ROUTE 6 & MAIN ST., FAIRHAVEN, MA, NEXT TO FAIRHAVEN HIGH SCHOOL   Huttleston Marketplace Saturdays, May 18 through September 28, 2024 (except last Saturday in June) 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Fairhaven Visitors Center Lawn/Fairhaven High School Lawn, 141 Main Street, at Route 6, Fairhaven Huttleston Marketplace is an outdoor … [Read more...]

Fairhaven Farmers Market (weekly)

Fairhaven Farmer’s Market Sundays, June 16 through October 27, 2024, 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. 151 Alden Road, Fairhaven, MA, next to National Bleach This privately operated farmers market features locally grown edibles, vegetables, fruits, baked goods, meat, herbs, honey, jams, eggs, plants, homemade soaps, fresh squeezed lemonade, farm-related products and much more. Some vendors accept SNAP/HIP and WIC and Seniors Farmers Market coupons. It … [Read more...]

Homecoming Day Fair

Homecoming Day Fair Saturday, June 29, 2024, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Center Street, from William to Green streets, Fairhaven 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. An early summer favorite since 1976, this event features about 175 booths of handmade crafts and delicious foods in addition to live entertainment, an art exhibit on the west lawn of the Unitarian Church, and children’s activities, including the very popular fire engine rides. Sponsored by the … [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 of Tourism generally does not list … [Read more...]