New Bedford Folk Festival at The Z

Sep 17, 2018

About the Festival

The New Bedford Folk Festival at The Z, presented by A Quest Actors Studio, is a highly anticipated event in the thriving arts and entertainment scene of New Bedford. This annual festival brings together renowned folk musicians from across the globe for a weekend of captivating performances.

Immerse Yourself in the Folk Music Tradition

At the New Bedford Folk Festival, we believe in celebrating the rich heritage of folk music and its ability to bring people together. Our festival showcases a diverse range of musical styles, from traditional ballads to contemporary folk fusion. Whether you're a longtime fan of folk music or new to the genre, this festival offers something for everyone.

Outstanding Performances

Prepare to be moved by the incredible talent of our lineup. Each year, we carefully curate a program that highlights both established folk artists and emerging talents. From soul-stirring solo performances to energetic group acts, our stages come alive with music that touches the heart and soul. Join us for an unforgettable experience as we celebrate the power of folk music.

Experience the Historic District

The New Bedford Folk Festival takes place in the heart of the historic district, providing a picturesque backdrop for the festivities. As you enjoy the performances, take the opportunity to explore the charming streets lined with beautifully preserved buildings, art galleries, and local shops. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of New Bedford's arts community, and discover why it's a destination cherished by artists and art lovers alike.

Join Us for an Unforgettable Weekend

Mark your calendar for the upcoming New Bedford Folk Festival at The Z. Experience the magic of live music, connect with fellow folk enthusiasts, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Whether you come for a day or the entire weekend, this festival promises an unforgettable celebration of folk music and the arts.

Tickets and Information

For details on ticket prices, performance schedules, and additional festival information, please visit our official festival page. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to be part of one of the most anticipated events on the folk music calendar.

Connect with Us

Follow A Quest Actors Studio on social media for the latest updates, behind-the-scenes glimpses, and exclusive artist interviews. Join our online community of folk music enthusiasts and stay connected throughout the year.


Celebrate the New Bedford Folk Festival at The Z, presented by A Quest Actors Studio, and experience the power of folk music. Immerse yourself in a world of captivating performances, explore the historic district, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Join us for an unforgettable weekend that celebrates the best of arts and entertainment in New Bedford. Get your tickets now and be part of the folk music magic!

Harrison Ransom
Can't wait! 🎶
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Exciting musical talent!
Oct 4, 2023