Month's Events in New Bern NC
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
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
Symphony "On the South Lawn" season's best;
bring your chairs or blankets
Makes us happy we're alive
5 "Vanya and Sonia
and Masha and Spike" hilarious comedy 2013 Tony Winner
for Best Play
Rivertowne Players does it again!
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,
30 Murder Mystery Dinner Cruise
Wilmington Take a bus to the Cape Fear
and have a
boatload of fun! call 252-447-4889
LAST Month in New Bern, you
2 New Bern Country Club Annual
Fashion Show 5--7 pm fundraiser for Coastal
Hors D'oeuvres & Wine Included. contact Peacock's Plume
4 1st Annual Palace Easter
Egg HUNT!! 2-4 Bring your basket, that 'ol
is hiding hundreds of eggs on the South lawn! Kids 12 and under FREE:
Adults $6. email@example.com
5 Happy Easter!
Spring is Here, y'all! !!!!!!!!
10-11 Spring Historic Home &
Garden Tour includes
the fabulous Tryon Palace Gardens, and bagged lunches at the
Blades Mansion "Cafe"; baked goods en route. See how New Bernians love their
historic residences and gardens and
tour inside and out!
Best Historic Tour in NC!!
11 7th Annual
East NC Pottery Festival
NC History Center 9-4
11 PUBLICK Day Beaufort
a real old-fashioned flea market on the waterfront!
17 King Mackerel & "The Blues Are
Running" concert; Carteret CC Morehead City
18 Fashion Show, Tea & Trunk Sale
Broadway Christian Church 11-3
18 Historic Homes
and Gardens Tour--Oriental
18 Festival of FUN!
Union Point Park
18 John Lithgow: Stories
by Heart a 1 man show by a most popular TV/
movie Star: 8-10pm
Wright Auditorium, Greenville ECU DON'T MISS THIS MAGICAL SHOW
ECU Central Ticket Office
18-19 Cape Fear Chorale/Orchestra
Requiem in C minor; Winter Park Baptist Church, Wilmington
18-19 Civil War Surrender
re-enactment; Bennett Place, Durham; 150th anniversary
Wine and Food Weekend the best of... all
24-26 George Washington's 1791
Southern Tour including New Bern, will be recreated by
the New Bern Preservation and the Tryon
Palace, and will be an event for all New Bernians to enjoy and take pride
in our almost-famous little city.
for more info:
www.washingtonssoutherntour.org or the Tryon Palace.
25 " Hoagy Carmichael"
music of this early 20th C song-writer-performer,
"Buttermilk Skies" Georgis on my Mind" at Bank of Arts
7-9 pm; nostalgic, beautiful listenable, memorable
Neuse River is always beautiful---- daylight or---------sunset
on the Neuse