Month's Events in New Bern NC
1 Halloween at Hogwarts
NC Symphony "Does" Harry Potter's music!!
New Bern Civic Theatre,
Andrew Lloyd Webber's major Broadway hit
7 Alina Kiryayeva
international pianist performs a
benefit for Craven Concerts 7:30pm Centenary
Methodist, classics and popular music.
10,11 US Air Force Heritage Brass
in concert at NC History Center starts at 7 pm;
best to reserve
your seat, call 6339-3525
13 Dave Gunning
Trent River Coffee Co. a Nova Scotia singer known
throughout Canada and Europe
19 The Monitors here...
celebrating "Father of the Blues" -W.C. Handy
NC History Center 7-8:30, listen to his music while learning his history.
19 Lenoir County Storytelling Festival
at the Library 4pm
20 "History of Toys" at
Lunch & Learn bring a brown bag lunch to the NC
History Center 2nd floor; following
program, attendees will get a sneak peak at newest
exhibit--"Child's Play" , toys and games from 18th to 20th C.
20 "Queen of Bogue Banks" author,
Kathleen Guthrie presented by Rodney Kemp, Morehead
at the Carteret Co. History
Museum 12-1 pm
20 "Frosty" the musical
at Wright Audit. Greenville
21 Farmer's Market 8am-2;
Master Gardeners' Bulb Pick-up
21 Carolina Lily Fest music
and arts, all day in Isaac Taylor Gardens behefit Coastal Women's
21 Local artists Maddy Winer and Bill Covington "do"
Irving Berlin, sing and dance to
America's best music from the (only) romantic era
23 Tickets for "The Texas Tenors"
now on sale
or call 252-638-8558.
YMCA Annual Turkey Trot
up packet; 8am-- TROT Along!! at Taberna
27 Santa House OPENS! Bear Plaza, Middle St. Beary Merry Holiday
27-8 Carolina Creations Christmas
Open House a New Bern favorite! Get
an ornament with your $25
purchase; 317 Pollock
27 Farmers' Market Black Friday
8am-2pm Get your fresh Christmas greenery here!! Can't beat the scent
of cedar and pine and spruce
in your holiday spaces!
28 Community Tree Lighting
5pm Traffic Circle at Broad and East Front
20, 21 Mojo Collins guitar
virtuoso who guitar players want to hear, at Trent River Coffee Co.;a
28 Last Cedar Grove Cemetery Tour of
the year! 638-8558
3,5,6 "Rhapsody of Christmas"
concert Orringer Auditorium
Games Afoot" or "Holmes for the Holiday" 8pm
Masonic Theatre a lively, hilarious,
holiday treat matinees Dec.6,
5 Annual Christmas
Flotilla 5-7pm downtown waterfront
5 Annual Breakfast
With Santa Riverfront Convention Cntr. various seating
$20 a person BUT kids under 12 are
5 Annual Christmas Parade
8 Craven Community Concert Band
Holiday Concert Grover C. Fields
downtown with open studios, galleries, shops, live
11 LIVE Holiday Christmas Window Display,
12, 19 35th Annual Candlelight Tour
4:30-9:30pm It's the best, it's live
history, it's ours!!
12 17th Annual Christ Church
Cookie Walk 10am-1pm Middle
12, 13 "The Nutcracker"
by New Bern Ballet W. Craven High School
12 Morgan's Annual Pancake Breakfast
12 "The Holly & the Ivy"
annual Homes Tour; 10:30am-3:30 pm, various historic
this one REA-l-l-ly show off
for the holidays. It's a visual feast
GO and indulge!!
12,13 Have a Cool Yule, Y'all!
Christmas Concert holiday musical; New Bern Civic
13 Sledding, Shopping and Food Drive
Sunday, someone has predicted snow on Middle
only on this day,
from 1-4 pm; more sledding ramps
this year, corner of S. Front and Craven bring your mittens,
if you have any!
15 Holiday Pops with the NC Symphony
always a sell-out
LAST Month in New Bern, you
1 NC Symphony
with Andrew Tyson pianist Riverfront Center.
1- Knights Yard Sale 1125 Pine
Tree Dr. 8-12 Really big one!
2-4 Carolina Seafood Festival
Morehead City; yum! shark on a
stick, alligator bites,
oysters any way!!
3 "Dinner on 5Continents" Christ
Church Harrison Center 6-8 252-633-9009
3 New Bern Academy Free Day
3 Craven Co. Clean Sweep
Meet at Lawson Creek Park 9am
3 Historic Walk Celebration canceled
due to "Joaquin"
on NB Battlefield 3-5pm at
Taberna on US 70
2,3,9,10 My Son, Pinocchio Jr"
Masonic Threatre, matinees - Oct. 4,11 at 3pm
and MUMfest ARTcrawl
with live entertainment downtown New Bern; celebrate this
fascinating art community!
9 Live2Lead Conference
Temple Baptist Church 8:30-1, a must for business people
9-10 Fall Heritage Plant Sale
9-5 Tryon Palace Grounds
10 Tryon's Tots: Nautical New Bern
10 am; meet at NC History Center
10 First Tee Golf Tourney John& Reba Alward
sponsorship' Emerald Golf Club
10 Craven Household Hazardous Waste Collection
Craven Comm College 10-12
10-11 MUMFEST NC's biggest
street fair! a 2-day spectacular!
15 Coastal Notes Woodwind Quintet
concert, 1-2:30pm at 408 Water St.
15-17 40th Annual Goose Creek Island Homecoming Play
Hobucken-take NC 304 over
the high-rise bridge 15 miles from Bayboro to Goose Creek
16 Lunch& Learn Series "Greedy Worms
Shall Eat My Bones; it's a brown bag lunch
on 2nd floor of the NC History Cntr. Learn how 17-18C folk
honored dead relatives
16 Rick Faugno in
concert "awarded best lounge act in Las Vegas"
and the Frankie Falli
of Jersey Boys" NB Civic Theatre; tickets
16-17 Havelock's 34th Annual Chili
Festival Walter B. Jones Park
16 Craven Co. Vigil for Domestic Violence
12pm Craven Co, Courthouse
17 Neuse River Bridge Run
7am Riverfront Convention Center
17 Annual " 'Ol Front Porch Music
Festival" 1am -5pm Oriental's front
porches for a
fun time, want to participate? call 252-249-3054
Got lots of new groups for a lively experience
17 Oriental Car Show call John
Mitchell 745-4422 for more info and registration 11am until....
17 Pamlico County Heritage Day at
the County Museum w/ food, pony rides ,tractor
raffle, and lots of history and memories to enjoy
17 Rockober Fest
Carteret Co. Speedway w/"heory, Otherwise, Devour Bay,
www.Myrock105.com starts 11am
17 3rd Annual "Juice on the Neuse"
Next to Galley Stores on Front St 1-4pm
taste dozens of wines -Persimmons hors d'oeuvres,
craft beers, Iickets at Galley Stores
21 Morgan's Ghostwalk Night.
a percentage of proceeds this night goes to
New Bern Historical Society- many thanks to our favorite
22 "Get Your Pink On"
Isaac Taylor Gardens 228 Craven St.
22-23-24 25th Annual Ghostwalk
23 Susie Vinnick
in concert Trent
River Coffee Co. doors open-6:30, show-7:30
23 Cabaret Evening NC
History Center 6-12
24 All Hallows Eve at the Palace
all kids under 12 in costume
free; haunted games,
treats and historic
ghosts to thrill little ones and tickle their parents. 11-3;
30 Craven Co. Pre-school Parade 9:30
---11:30am gather at Middle and Broad Streets,
march down Middle to Union
30-31 Tryon Palace Theatre Presents: "The Maze at
the Elms" a live
radio show, circa 1942- when New Bern had it's first radio station
WHIT. Actors present a ghostly
show with stage sound effects. Cullman Performance Hall NC History Cntr. 30th
6:30-7:30 ; 31st 1:30-2:30
Bern Battlefield Celebration
1-3 pm See all the newly highlighted features!
31 Crystal Coast Band Classic
Havelock High School see schedule
enjoy 22 bands fight for trophies
31 Colonial Capital Rods & Classics
car show at New Bern Mall starts at 9AM.
31 New Bern Civic Strings
season opener at Centenary Methodist 3
pm. Our own unique
orchestra; age ranges from 15 to 86.
31 Spooky Trail Chase 5K/Walk
benefits United Way; Bender-LeRay Farms 1046 Mill Creek Rd.
Neuse River is always beautiful---- daylight or---------sunset
on the Neuse