fort tabor

Young Sailors Competing In Buzzards Bay This Weekend
Lots of boats are in the water this weekend off Fort Tabor in New Bedford. That's the site of the Buzzards Bay 420 Championships.
Hundreds of young boaters are competing for trophies, some from as far away as Chicago, New Orleans and communities up and down the East Coast...
Big Crowds Expected For Pirate Invasion This Weekend
Its a pirate invasion this weekend in New Bedford's South End.  The event runs through Sunday at the Fort Rodman - Fort Tabor complex.  Organizers say its similar to a renaissance fair featuring pirate encampments, displays, and activities for children...
Mayor: No Plans To Spend Public Funds For Olympic Sailing Event
New Bdford's elected officials and the local sailing community are applauding the announcement that Buzzards Bay and New Bedford will host the Olympic sailing event, should Boston be awarded the 2024 Olympics.
Boston 2024 C-E-O Richard Davey said the selection of Buzzards Bay was a slam dunk, co…
Raft Overturns In Waters Off Fort Tabor, One Person Unresponsive
New Bedford Police and Fire units responded to Fort Tabor in the South End Sunday evening around 6pm  after a rubber inflatable raft capsized at the end of the a pier near the beach-area.
According to District Fire Chief Michael Dandurand, two males were onboard the raft when it overturned, and …
Fort Taber Military Museum Reopens After Three-Week Closure
An insurance mix-up is to blame for the three-week closure of the Fort Taber/Fort Rodman Military Museum.
Museum Vice President Bob Bromley says the building that houses the museum also houses the Low Tide Yacht Club, and both organizations have shared insurance policies for a number of years...
Veterans Health And Job Fair Planned For September
An group called "Dog Tags Navigators" will host a three day event this fall at Fort Tabor that concludes with a health and job fair for veterans.
The seven member group is supported by VFW Post 15-31 and Leadership Southcoast.
Other events include a salute to 9-11 victims and first r…
Thank You To Schwartz Walkers
It was an absolutely beautiful day today at New Bedford's amazing Fort Taber. Many people turned out to raise money for the Schwartz Children's Center.