Month's Events in New Bern NC
makes us happy we're alive
2 June "Hat Social & Dinner"
Coastal Womens' Forum; Emerald Golf Club; 6- 7-:30
2 Historical Glimpses of Mt. Olive
Mt. Olive Train Depot 3:30pm
5 "Vanya and Sonia
and Masha and Spike" hilarious comedy 2013 Tony Winner
for Best Play
Rivertowne Players does it again!
dinner, dance auction Farmers' Mkt.
5 Operation Old North State 1st Top
Shelf Fishin' Festival Lawson Creek Park boat
and Bluegrass Day; NB Farmers' Market
12 Pie Spring Luncheon
Riverfront Center: benefit- Craven Co. schools
12 "The Monitors"
back by popular demand NC History Center,
12 Concert at Ft. Macon;
a series through August 7pm country, cajun,
12 Havelock "Fly-in"
fun w/STEM; family, demos, food at a unique EVENT...
bring your chairs and blankets for the show
12 PIE Annual Spring Luncheon
11:30 Riverfront Convention Cntr.
12 Father's Day
ARTWalk 5-8 downtown, in the "scene'
13-14 Ballet "A Midsummer's Night
Dream" New Bern Ballet 7pm & 2pm
13 NC Maritime
Museum Day sail in one of venerable wooden
boats, fish w/cane pole, music, games,
at Gallants' Channel for a gull day of
13 Kids' Fishin' Day
Cedar Swamp Rd., Newport 15 and under, i adult per every 2 kids,
Croatan National Forest and NC Wildlife.
Free lunch. Call 638-5628 or 671-4531.
16 Summer Field Trips: Rachel Carson
Reserve. 8:30am- 10:30. Call
101 Pivers Island Rd, Beaufort, NC
19 "Bern Summer
Blast" Farmers' Mkt. Front St. 5:30
20 NC in the Great War!
NC History Center, showcases and exhibit that tells us
about WW1 and the
19 Alive at Five concert
Jaycee waterfront Park 5-9 pm, Morehead City
23 Jonkonnu Workshop
at Palace Waystation, 1-3 pm. Most popular
African American performance
wants YOU! Sign up for this just -about- famous group of performers!
...until Aug. 11
25 Family Night at
the Museum! 5-8pm Children will craft flowers
for the WW1 display; they were
early 1900s to commemorate soldiers of that War, see all the galleries at
night, when it's cool!
26 Band of OZ
Farmers' Market with chicken dinners to
start the family fun at 5pm tickets at
Hardware, of Chamber of Commerce on Front St.
26 Scottish music
stars Alan Reid, Rob van Sante at Trent
River Coffee Co. 7 pm.;
reservations are suggested 514-2030
26 "Fresh Face"
One of Pepsi's first Af-Am models-a New Bern native,
presented in Cullman Hall,
26 Senegalese Musician Diali
Cissokho at Bank of Arts 7pm doors
open at 6pm; a donation
at door is
expected, a member of Mandingo girots-the musician caste, teaches in Africa
27 Patriot Art Workshop for Kids!
NC History Museum; 10-12 ages 5-12 -
27 Lunch & Learn
Palace historian will discuss the Tryon Palace history; brown
bag lunch; upstairs
in Board Room overlooking the Trent river.
27 6th Annual BREW
Bern Beer Blast already a tradition!
Riverfront Convention Cntr..
30 Murder Mystery Dinner Cruise
Wilmington Take a bus to the Cape Fear
and have a
boatload of fun! call 252-447-4889
Saturdays in July and
August, visit Cedar Grove Cemetery at 4pm, guided by the
"Earl of Craven
Questers" Meet at the Cemetery main
gate, and learn amazing facts about our
3rd & 4th Annual
Croaker Festival in Oriental (a croaker is a small
fish named for it's
habit of .... ask a native)
Music, fish, other food, contests, HUGE family fun.
4th FIREWORKS ALL
OVER THE PLACE!!
DOWNTOWN NEW BERN AND UP AND DOWN
.........ENJOY THE SHOW and events at Lawson Creek
Park, there are many new events, even
a dance contest and live music!
fire safety house for the kids!!
ANNUAL RUN FOR THE WARRIORS! Union Point
Park, 7:15 am; for the wounded
their families, this is a great event;
10 "Wild Honey"
band at Ft. Macon Park 7-9pm music with ocean
breezes Atlantic Beach
11 Beaufort Historical Assoc. Summer Party
7-11pm the History Site
10-18 " The
Outsiders" drama; NB Civic Theatre;
and ticket prices
13-17 E NC Aviation Federation
Summer Camp, for rising 4th 5th, 6th graders, an
weeklong day camp; fun and positive glimpse into various engineering fields;
investigation. fee of $125,
scholarships available. call 252-444-4348
SKATING IN THE PARK! Unbelievable but
true, RCS and Parks and Recreation are
having an ice skating party in Kidsville
Park! Food and cool fun! call 252-639-2912, all proceeds
17 Band of OZ
5 pm-gates open at the Farmers' Market with
18 Beaufort Wine & Food Weekend
12 am -12pm
2 day music festival in the historic Isaac
Taylor House garden, downtown New Bern,
with varied music groups, NC food
and crafts; for info click
LAST Month in New Bern, you
may we have more
1 Paul Saik concert, Centenary
Methodist sanctuary 7pm 252-637-4181
1 "Sometimes Baroque, Sometimes Not"
Croatan Consort benefit concert ; Trent River
will benefit county vegetable gardens for
1 Sammy Cortino-magician
Paramount Theatre Goldsboro 7:30 one of
this era's finest magicians
2 Clean Sweep
Lawson Creek Park
2 41st Annual Wooden
Boat Show NC over 50 models some historic
exhibited, 10-4 pm Beaufort,
NC Maritime Museum
2 Annual Authors'
Luncheon; Cherry Point Methodist Church; 10 NC
authors will discuss their works
2 Dual Muse of Writing: class
Parks & Recreation Bldg Morehead City
2-3 33rd Annual
STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL Vanceboro
2 Strawberry Jazz Day
New Bern Farmers' Market
2-3 Craven Chorus Spring
Concert CCC Orringer Hall; 3 pm
2 The Great Glow Run
starts at 7:30 pm at Union Point Park; all ages
dress in glow wear!
guides lead the way!
www.greatglowrun.com pure FUN for local charity
2 Jacksonville Jamboree!
11am-7pm Jacksonville Commons food, live music,
sports, kids fun area
Spring" NC Symphony season finale; Riverfront Center will sell out!!
3 "Renovated Houses: 30 and
Counting" lecture at Craven Library by local
famous musical; live fun, Jacksonville High
downtown New Bern; all galleries, studios and art
selling shops open; 5-8pm.
8,9,15,16,22,23 "Into the
Woods" NB Civic Theatre, 2 matinees 22,23
8-9 Beaufort Music
Festival Historic Site and Gallants Channel;
outdoor live fun;
9 Antique Car Show;
1st Capital Chapter of the Antique Auto;
downtown NB streets; iver 100
memory makers on display.
George St and Kafer Park;
10am-6pm; celebrating our rich
Af-Am heritage; family fun
9 "The Empire Strikes Back!" English
Speaking Union lecture, featuring the Beatles influence
on world culture; NB Library 3pm.
9 Core Sound Decoy Carvers' Guild
Loon Day; enjoy an original American Art Form
Contest, lunch, sale, 10am- 1pm
9 "Tea by the Sea" New
Bern Shrine Club wear a hat and win a prixe 11:30am reservations
633-2538 lunch and
9 Mother's Day Tea and Garden
Tour Tryon Palace, learn about 18C tea
12:30 and 2:30 reservations needed. 252-639-3524
9-31 Needle Arts in New Bern
NC History Center; with pieces from Tryon Palace
- rarely displayed; American
Needlework Guild, more
12 Behind the scenes at the Palace
12-14 Boating Safety Class
Mt. Olive College Trent Rd. 6:30-9:30 acclaimed
13 Lunch & Learn: "Women at West Point"
Chelsea restaurant, NB Historical Society,
15 Danielle Miraglia
in concert Trent River Coffee Co.
7:30-9:30 HOT TICKET!
16 Wild Horse Day at
NC Aquarium at Pine Knolls Shore 10-2pm
16 Hands Across the
Sand: let's stand at water's edge, holding hands, making a
offshore drilling in NC waters;
bring your lunch. Hear Sierra Club tell us
how to organize against the
oil industry. Ft. Macon Park, Morehead
City 11:30 am
16 "Art on Neuse Show"
Oriental's best art show and sale 9-4pm; Oriental
Marina Inn Courtyard;
17 New Bern Civic Strings
Centenary Church 3pm
21 ENC Native American Artifacts;
by collector Max Freeze Core Creek Baptist Church
Appreciation Day NB Farmers' Market;
discounts for active and retired;
a flag for your home. much more>take
advantage of your heritage
24 New Bernian Ball
NB Convention Center
26 Abilena Plantation Wedding Show; free
26 Behind the Scenes
at Tryon Palace. last special tour of the year;
personal guide shows you
how it's done in NC's first capital.
26 Poet Alice Osborn; First Tuesday
Poetry Open Mike, all poets invited to participate,
Trent River Coffee Co. 7pm
29-31 Feathered Friends of Oriental (last
days) a photography exhibit of the amazing
birdlife in Oriental and on the coast.
Oriental History Museum 1-4pm
29 Carteret Sunshine
Band Ft. Macon Park, Beaufort, 7pm
30 Paddle for
HD kayaks ahoy on Broad, Brown and Green
Creeks in Pamlico Co.
30 Drive-Out-Domestic Violence Golf
Tourney at Carolina Colours; 4 person Scramble format;
252-633-4509; 8am registration
30 At the Gallery >
Frank Loesser music by LeRoy Plock and Liegh Harris
30 Francesco Attesti
in concert; classical piano. Oriental Old Theater
Symphony "On the South Lawn" season's best;
bring your chairs or blankets
Neuse River is always beautiful---- daylight or---------sunset
on the Neuse