Community Events

The American Legion Post 1 New Bedford (3.21.2020)

The American Legion Post 1 in New Bedford will be hosting their Annual fundraiser “The Old-fashioned Country Hoedown” on March 21st to sponsor their Veterans’ and Youth programs.This event will also feature a GIANT Raffle!!

Some of the programs they support include: assistance programs for Homeless and In Need Veterans, Veteran Affairs and Rehabilitation programs in our VA Hospitals, Legion Baseball, Boys State, Student Trooper, ROTC, and many others. They also have a Fund for Veterans facing an emergency situation and Annually hold an Expo Job Fair to help Veterans and their families get the resources they need.

To help donate to this event mail in donations to 

P.O. Box 2064

New Bedford, Ma 02741


Call 978-866-9499 to arrange pick up.


Ticket and event details can be found here.