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Fun Things to do in Fall River, MA

The tenth largest city in the Commonwealth did you know that in the 19th century, Fall River, MA was considered to be the center of textile manufacturing in the United States? How about that we have the largest collection of World War II Naval ships in the world? Have you ever thought about how our city came to be known as Fall River? Steeped in history, dating back to the establishment of the original colonies, Fall River has continued to be a catalyst for economic growth and promote arts, culture through events for everyone. Located along the eastern shore of Mount Hope Bay at the mouth of the Taunton River, the city became famous during the 19th century as the leading textile manufacturing center in the United States. While the textile industry has long since moved on, its impact on the city's culture and landscape remains to this day.

Fall River is known for the Lizzie Borden case, ethnic cultures, its numerous 19th-century textile mills and Battleship Cove, the world's largest collection of World War II naval vessels and the home of the USS Massachusetts (BB-59

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Located at the mouth of the Taunton River, Fall River has fun and entertainment everyone will love! Check out the Quequechan River Rail Trail, for which the town is named after, or have a night of cultural enjoyment at one of the many performances throughout the year or stop by one of the many Portuguese restaurants for a savory, authentic meal.

Creative Arts Network Inc., CAN is where you'll find information on events, places to eat, shop and explore for residents, tourists and economic leaders-regardless of age.

Creative Arts Network Inc. CAN showcases the area's best features and continues to spur growth by supporting and promoting art &cultural events, activities, and resources throughout the city.

Discover what Fall River has to offer through events, museums and more

Discover what Fall River has to offer through events, museums and more

If you love the Symphony, live theatre performances, outdoor activities, authentic foods and shopping you want to explore Fall River!

Weather you've lived here your whole life, are a tourist traveling, a professional on business, you will always find something to do in Fall River!

Looking to host a small event? Fall River has some amazing museums for the ultimate experience, with the largest Titanic replica, the USS Massachusetts, Lafayette Durfee House, the Lizzie Borden House, or any of the other historical or cultural aspects that permeate the area.

Creative Arts Network Inc. (CAN) will help you find that one experience that will let you fall in love with Fall River.