Past Events

2016

 

Merchant Marine Memorial Re-dedication
Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 2:00pm


Exercise Tiger Memorial Service

Sunday, April 24, 2016 at 1:00pm

 

Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 9:00am

 

June 25, 2016 – June 26, 2016

 

2015

 

Middle Ages Living History Event
October 10, 2015

Car Show in the Park
Sunday, October 20, 2015

Fort Rodman Pyrate Invasion
July 10-12, 2015

This program was supported in part by a grant from the Dartmouth Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

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8th Annual WWII Living History Encampment
June 27, 2015 – June 28, 2015

WWI Encampment at the Fort
May 2, 2015 – May 3, 2015

Bellamy’s Pyrate Ball
Friday, May 1, 2015 at 7:00pm

Exercise Tiger Observance and Service
Sunday, April 26, 2015

2014

Robert Barboza Lecture and Book Signing
November 4, 2014

3rd Annual Autumn Revelry
October 11, 2014

Car Show in the Park
September 13, 2014

Rev War Encampment
August 23-24, 2014

Lecture about the factors which contributed to Germany beginning WWI
Tuesday, August 19th at 6:30

Revolutionary War Encampment, British & Colonial Troops
Saturday (9:00-9:00) & Sunday (9:00-3:00), August 23-24, 2014

Book Signing – Once an Islander by local author Joseph F. Souza, Jr.
Sunday, July 13, 2014  2:00-4:00pm

Friday & Saturday, June 6-7, 2014
WWII Allied Troops Encampment
D-Day Observance on June 6

Saturday, May 10, 2014
Dedication of Women’s Military Memorial
Ceremony at 10:30 in the Park

Spaghetti Supper Fundraiser – Friday, April 25, 2014
4:30-6:30 pm
Andrews Dahill VFW Post 1531, 477 Park Street, New Bedford, MA 02740

Sunday, April 27, 2014
Exercise Tiger Memorial Service 1:00 – 2:00 pm

Monday, April 28, 2014
Military Presentation 7:00 pm
Guest speaker Dr. Sharon Delmendo, professor of English at St. John Fisher College in Rochester, NY
“A Somber and Durable Tapestry:  Jewish World War II Service in Bataan and the Philippine Resistance”
Low Tide Yacht Club (next to the Military Museum)
Free Admission

Saturday & Sunday, May 3-4, 2014
WWI Encampment

2013

Monday, November 11, 2013
Veterans Day Observance

Saturday, October 12, 2013
2nd Annual Autumn Revelry

Sunday, September 22, 2013
Car Show in Park

June 22, 2013
Legend Trips Supernatural Siege at Fort Taber – The Return!
Tickets $99.00 per person.

Saturday & Sunday, June 8 & 9, 2013
WWII D-Day re-enactors in the park and the Fort

Sunday, May 26, 2013
Felix S. Witkowicz Memorial Bench & Meditation Garden
Dedication Ceremony, 2:00pm in front of the Museum

Monday, May 13, 2013
Howland Chapter Anniversary of being called up (1968)

Saturday, May 11, 2013
National Park Volunteers Tour by Arthur Motta, 10:00am at the Fort
Revolutionary War talk by Ron Plourde

Saturday & Sunday, May 4-5, 2013
WWI Living History in the Fort, 9:00am – 5:00pm

April 28, 2013
Exercise Tiger Memorial Service

March 29, 2013
Vietnam Veterans Day

January 2013
Women’s Military Memorial Design Unveiling Ceremony

2012

December 1 & 2, 2012
Holiday Card Signing for Troops

Sunday, November 11, 2012
Veterans’ Day

Featured speakers –  Tom & Peter Clark, brothers and veterans.

Saturday, October 13, 2012
1st Annual Autumn Revelry to benefit the Fort Taber-Fort Rodman Historical Association

Friday, October 12, 2012
Haunted Fort Tour hosted by Bay State Paranormal

Sunday, September 30, 2012
JAC 2nd Annual Tribute to our Troops Motorcycle Run