Month's Events in New Bern NC
1 HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
(or at least, a "better than last one" Year)
1 First Day Hike Ft.
Macon State Park 8-9am meet at the fort
1 Healing Waters Fly Fishing
Swansboro VFW, all wounded vets are welcome to learn this
skill; 910-340-338 for details of this ongoing
6 Nexus Poets' Night Trent
River Coffee Co. 7-9pm
at New Bern Civic Theatre; 11,18 at 2pm matinee
9 ARTWalk in New Bern 5-8pm
9 Joe Crookson in Concert;
"musical madness in a versatile artist Trent River
Coffee Co. 7:30-9:30
9 -Feb. 14 Valentine Card Show & Sale
9 International Film "Blancanieves"
(Snow White) filmed in Seville, story of a female bullfighter
9- 10 Zumba in the Park
Jacksonville Onslow Pines Park 8-9am
10 Ivan Mushak,
famed young pianist plays Chopin at History
Place, Morehead City 8-10
11 Ed Bearss, NC Civil War expert, "Lincoln and His
Cabinet" lecture, New Bern History
Center 2 pm, $2 fee that will help support the New
16 BBQ in Blue Jeans
Riverfront Convention Cntr. Starts 6 pm on,
benefits the Fireman's Museum,
call 363-4087 for ticket info. A FUN time with
neighbors and good music.
17 Harvest Bear Cupcake War
8-2pm Farmers' Market downtown
17 WYNDSYNC in Concert
7:30 in Old Theater, Oriental; box office open at 7
18 New Bern Bridal EXPO & Tour
(register for tours) Riverfront Convention
Center 1-5 pm
21 Coastal Women's Forum lunch
at the Emerald Clubhouse 12-1; Members $12;
$18 for guests (checks/cash accepted at door)
24 Shriners' Convention Annual
Parade 11am (watch weather forecast...)
24 Sammy Cahn- the Music!
concert at Bank of the Arts email@example.com
24 National Disc Golf Champ
Scott Stokeley at Glenburnie Park 1pm; Free Disc
Golf Clinic and
random draw High Fly Doubles at 2:30pm;
instruction for all levels. fee $12
26 Oriental Women's Club Annual Art Show;
1007 Gilgo St. OwC clubhouse
26 Carteret Comm College Black History Celebration
Crystal Coast Civic Center
27-28 Cape Cod School of Art Painting class
BearHands Factory, 9-4
27 Dessert For the Ears
Nexus Poets Alan Welch, Meg Wethington and Sam Love on
Craven Library 7-8pm; booksigning too
30 "Winterfeast" oysters,
shrimp, grits, all NE NC comfort foods NC History Center.5:30-8 pm
is a HOT TICKET! call
31 Thomas Jefferson's Gardens at
Monticello; lecture, slides by Peter Hatch, master
at Monticello for 35 years.
in Greenville, Pitt Co. AG Center, 403 Government Circle.
Don't Forget to order
your singing Valentine! a Barbershop Quartet will
serenade your "object
of affection" in NEW BERN
style!! call 288-9132
1-14 Craven Kids Valentine card Sale
Carolina Creations, Pollock St. fund-raiser
3 Homeless and Indigent Veteran Stand-down
VFW Post Jacksonville; services of all
provided for our still wounded warriors
5 Climate Changes from Landscapers Point of view
10-12 am Crystal Coast Civic Center
6 Kim Richardson in concert
Trent River Coffee Co. 7:30-9:3- singer songwriter
7 Craven County Clean Sweep
Lawson Creek Park, 10-12am
7-8 Chocolate Festival
Crystal Coast Civic Center, Morehead City;
simply a delicious happening!
7 "Cocoa" 5K Run/Walk Crystal
Coast Civic Cntr. starts 8am. Awards presented resister:
8 Beaufort Historic Site Valentine Party all
invited for food and drink in historic
houses in Beaufort's charming Historic Site.
8 NC Symphony interprets Beethoven &
Mozart Riverfront Center 7:30 877.627.6724
"Mozart's Magnificent Voyage" NC Symphony's
Young People's Concert!! Riverfront
3pm "The Magic Flute" with Mozart's son Karl talking about his father!!
charming method of
opening a door into the classics.
13-15 Simply Simone"
an electric revue based on Nina Simone, a music icon.
gospel, Blues and
Broadway; New Bern Civic Theater .252-634-9057
14 Singing Barbershoppers invade New
Bern's hearts with talented Valentine presenters.
Happy Love Day!
14 "Salmon & Sax"
Oriental Valentine Dance at Women's Clubhouse 1007
Gilgo Rd. 252) 249-0213
dinner, dancing and a show! Moscow Nights and Golden
Gate Dencers at Oriental Theater HOT TICKET
16 "Under the Streetlamp"
7-0pm Riverfront Convention Cntr. a TV fav, this group
all the favorite doo-wop, rock, MoTown hits from days gone
by, tickets NB Historical Society
LAST Month in New Bern, you
3 Hanging of the Green" 6pm
First Baptist Church
5 Bernie the Bear's Pajama
Party downtown New Bern Shop in your
pj's and receive
a nice merchant discount!!
5 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing
Band concert 5:30 pm on
Cherry Point base: attendees
of concert get passes;
Two Rivers Theater
5 Breakfast With Santa
Riverfront Convention Center Starts at 8am in 1/12 hr. seating
increments until 3pm
5-6, 12-13 "Dashing Through
the Snow" 8 pm Masonic Theater
6 Pet Photos with Santa 9am
-12 Trent River Coffee Co.
"Dashing Through the Snow" 3 pm
5-6, 12-13 The Nutcracker Ballet "
NB Civic Theatre 7:30
The Nutcracker Ballet "
NB Civic Theatre 2;00 PM
6 30th Annual Christmas
Flotilla on the
waterfront. 5:30 - 8 pm
7 Bed & Breakfasts Open House
downtown New Bern 2-5pm free
9 Craven Community Band Concert
Grover C. Fields 7pm; free
10 First Family Christmas Gathering
choirs, hymns, the message of Christmas 6pm
First Baptist; 70 member choir will bring in the season!
11,12 Jennifer Licko Celtic Band
7:30 NC History Center tickets at door
12 Christmas FLOTILLA
Oriental starting at 4:30 pm
12 Live Holiday Christmas Display
12, 13 "Dashing Through the
Snow" Santa's elves love the season; w/matinee
13 The Holly & The Ivy
Historic Homes Tour 10:30- 3:30
13 Bernie's Beary Mistletoe
March ALL kids ALERT! start
with Bernie at Chamber
of Commerce parking lot and
march to Christmas music through downtown to the O'Marks building
on Middle St for a very special puppet show., with magic
tricks and baloon animals
Tryon Palace Candlelight Celebration! "Eve of Revolution"
live 300 years of Christmas as soldiers prepare for...4 wars:
Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Civil War, and World War II. Meet
and of course, soldiers from all these wars. Tickets are on sale:
16th Annual Christ Episcopal Church Cookie Walk
choose from hundreds of choices,
soups, and sandwiches at the Cafe, an pick up gaily wrapped hostess gifts;
13 Holiday Hustle Run and judged
"Holiday Spirit" Costume Contest; Union
starts at 8am.
Sledding and Shopping Sunday Middle St. our
weathermen predict snow from 1-4 pm; lots
of fun and
activities; MUST bring the kids to enjoy
the snow!! and 1 food can for the RCS Food Kitchen
32nd Annual Handel's Messiah Craven Messiah
Chorus's awesome performance; Centenary
7pm open rehearsal;
7:30 performance tickets
252-638-2577 or Bank of the Arts
16 Holiday Pops with the NC Symphony
Riverfront 6pm wonderful spirit lifting
17 "Keyboards at Christmas" unique
musical treat with carols on piano, harpsichord and organ;
First Baptist Church 6 pm
18 Community Caroling
300 block Pollock St. 5:30- 7:30
20 Santa Paws Parade 8:30 am
bring your pet in his/her best holiday finery for a fun parade/get-together
starting at corner of E. Front and Craven St. promptly at
20 Farmer's Market Christmas Grab & Go
21 Christmas Brass Concert-bring
your own instrument and play along with the
Craven Brass Quintet!!
Union Point Park, 3 pm. bring a folding chair and
get the brass Christmas Spirit
22-23 39th Annual Live Nativity
Core Creek FW Baptist, Cove City 7-9pm
24 Christmas Eve at First
Baptist Church 4 and 6pm carols,
music, nativity scene, communion
service at 6 with lots of music!
Merry Christmas from Bob
Bartram and Suzanne Edington,
the "Bartram Team" at CENTURY 21 in New Bern
Neuse River is always beautiful---- daylight or---------sunset
on the Neuse