Love The Ave Wednesdays launch on August 2

Join us for Love The Ave Wednesdays, a fun and joyous series of community events that will take place every week from August 2 through August 23, 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. each evening, at the Nye Street Pocket Park on Acushnet Avenue. Brought to you by the MassDevelopment Acushnet Avenue TDI District and its community partners, this gathering promises evenings filled with love, laughter, and wonderful experiences for all ages.

Each Wednesday beginning on August 2, Love The Ave Wednesdays welcomes special guests who bring their unique talents and stories to share with the community. From local artists and musicians to inspiring speakers, you’ll be enchanted by the diversity and creativity on display. Prepare to be inspired and uplifted as you connect with the incredible talent that thrives in this vibrant city.

For families, Love The Ave Wednesdays is an absolute treat! Children’s activities abound, designed to entertain and educate the little ones in a safe and welcoming environment. Let their imaginations run wild through engaging workshops, games, and interactive displays that cater to their curious minds.

The artistic spirit of New Bedford comes alive during these evenings, with stunning displays of art that reflect the city’s rich cultural heritage. Marvel at captivating exhibitions that showcase the talents of local artists and celebrate the essence of the community. All under The Ave’s stunning new contemporary sculpture at the Nye Street Pocket Park, Love Locks by Keith Francis.

Of course, what’s a celebration without music? Feel the rhythm of the city as talented local DJs fill the air with soul-stirring music. Whether you love to dance or simply enjoy the ambiance, the tunes will touch your heart and make you feel alive.

Love The Ave Wednesdays are all about fostering a sense of togetherness and cultivating a strong community bond. Come, connect with old friends, and make new ones as you share in the love that defines this event. Everyone is welcome to join in the festivities and contribute to the collective joy.

Mark your calendar and be part of the magic at Love The Ave Wednesdays, when the Nye Street Pocket Park on Acushnet Avenue transforms into a haven of art, music, children’s laughter, and the warm embrace of a community that cares. Let’s celebrate life, love, and the spirit of New Bedford together!

Follow Love The Ave on Facebook here for updates to all Love The Ave Wednesdays, happening on August 2, August 9, August 16 and August 23.

FEATURED PHOTO: Unveiling of Love Locks on Wednesday, July 26 in the Nye Street Pocket Park on Acushnet Avenue.