WCAI Events

WCAI regularly hosts events around Cape Cod, on the Islands, and on the South Coast. We hope you can join us!

Currently Featured: Long Haul Book Signing, Downton Abbey Season 6 Premiere - Advance Viewing, A Celtic Sojourn, Pub Night at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

The Long Haul: The Future of New England's Fisheries
New Book Signings


More signings coming soon. 

Copies of The Long Haul: The Future of New England's Fisheries are available at select local bookstores like Yellow Umbrella Books, Eight Cousins Inc., as well as online.

Downton Abbey Season 6
Advance Viewing Party
Tuesday, December 15th, 5 pm

Cotuit Center for the Arts

Join WCAI and view the first hour of the two-hour, Season 6 premiere of Downton Abbey in advance of the television debut on PBS, Janurary 3rd, 9 pm EST. Season 6 will be the final season for the highly acclaimed program. WCAI has partnered with Cotuit Center for the Arts for a special advance screening of episode 1, on Tuesday, December 5th at 5pm. Admission is free, but we do ask that you register for the event in advance. Click here to register. We will screen the first hour only, but you will have the opportunity to win Downton Abbey and WCAI-themed prizes. The Season 6 Downton Abbey DVD’s will be available during the December Membership Campaign. If you support the station and select Season 6 as a thank-you gift, your DVD set will be mailed after the January 3rd television premiere. Call 508-548-9600 Ext. 1713 if you have any questions about the event. 

A Celtic Sojourn
With Brian O'Donovan
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
Thursday, December 17th - 7:30 pm

Brian O’Donovan’s “A Celtic Sojourn” has thrilled radio audiences for 28 years. Celebrate the music of the holiday season with a live version of the show, combining Pagan, Celtic, and Christian traditions at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center in New Bedford on Thursday, December 17th at 7:30 pm. Tickets are on sale now. WCAI will be offering a limited number of tickets with donations during the December Membership Campaign. Call to make your pledge of support: 1-855-469-9224 and request tickets to “A Celtic Sojourn” as your thank you gift.

WCAI Pub Night
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center
New Bedford
Wednesday, January 27th - 5 pm

Join WCAI on-air hosts, staff, reporters, and fellow listeners at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center as we kick off another Pub Night Series. You will enjoy complimentary appetizers, and a cash bar while you fend of winter's chill. Learn more about WCAI's programming, ask questions, and share your opinion. We begin the series at the prestigious and beloved, "Z" in New Bedford. You can learn more about our host, up-coming events, and find directions, here

This event is free and open to the public. The doors open at 5 pm. Get your free raffle ticket at the door, and prepare to have fun!