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Paddleboarding is New Bern's "thing"... for all ages!






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     NBlife: Kids and Fishing...yeah, that's us!




                 CHANCE OF A LIFETIME!

JOSE CARRERAS, "tenor extraordinaire" will perform

only once more in the USA--October of this year in

Fredericksburg VA, Oct. 17, Anderson Center, UMW; tickets

available starting July 31.  Marvel at this world-renowned

superstar performer, in a concert you'll never forget!

Call 540-654-1324 or click to order:                                                                                                   This is his  first concert in America in 10 years)

We all remember him on stage with Pavarotti and Domingo in the    concerts that set the classical music world ablaze!






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Experience classic wooden sailboats: NC Maritime Museum Day





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NC Symphony "On The South Lawn" a night to remember



 Otters are adorable rascals;  see them and  all their

wet acquaintances Pine Knolls Shores NC Aquarium




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Businesses WE use and Advertise:


Carolina Bagel:  corner Glenburnie/Trent Blvd.

GREEN  AC & Heating   252-259-7961

FAMOUS Restaurant (Pizza) Neuse Blvd.

NC HISTORY CENTER   Gift Shop Front St.

MJ's Restaurant   Middle St.

Thai Thai Restaurant,; Neuse Blvd.

Emerald Golf Club Shop  in Greenbrier

Baker's Kitchen Bakery/Restaurant,  Middle St.

Ballantyne's Framing,  Craven St.

Bear City Fudge  (perfect gift)





Panera  Open and (of course) major hit!

"Tugboat River Cruises"  short or long, call to set your time    252-349-3819

Hibachi Buffet   next to Gold's Gym,  cafeteria style

"Captain Fins" pontoon, paddleboards, kayak rentals, tours  from Doubletree Marina  252-876-2288.

Chipotle Grill  "Firehouse Subs" in front of Wal-Mart  open!

"Jimmy John's"  S. Glenburnie Dr.,  Open!

 WalMart Express  on Neuse Blvd.  (We call it "Small-Mart")



PUBLIX  (grocery heaven) S Glenburnie (not soon enough!)



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New Bern Cultural Venues, Groups and Annual Events:  Extensive list of groups, venues and annual events, including: Live Music in New Bern, Live Theater, Films and Lectures, Choral Music, Art Groups & Events, and Historical Groups & Events.
Enrichment Classes: Adults and Kids:   Jump to this page to find personal enrichment classes for kids, teens and adults in art, dance, music, computers and other hobbies and interests that you love or want to learn.    Just click!



  • Craven Community College Orringer Auditorium:   Off Glenburnie Rd, follow road into college and take immediate  right to the end
  • Riverfront Convention Center: downtown on waterfront next to Union Point Park
  • Cullman Hall: inside NC History Center on Front St.
  • NC Maritime Museum: Beaufort  252-728-7317
  • New Bern Library auditorium: 252-638-7800
  • NC Aquarium:  Pine Knolls Shores 252-247-4003


THIS Month's Events in New Bern NC  

august............whew! where's the beach towels?!

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Swimming rules in August, our pool is The Atlantic Ocean.

1  Saturday at the beach.......why not?

1  Duke Marine Lab  Open House Beaufort, Duke Marine Lab Road, see scientists at work,

touch tank, exhibits, more

1  Indoor Craft Fair  The History Place, Morehead City

3  Summer Sailing Camp;  Blackbeard Youth Sailing Club, from beginners to advanced; 9-3:30

pre-register here;  (Edward Teach Youth Sailing Club)   

4  International Owl Awareness Day  NC Aquarium Pine Knolls Shores; special  programs

about many owl species and their unique talents

4,6,11,13 Stand-up Paddleboarding at NC Aquarium; age 6-up MUST have an adult

with them,  9-11  1-800-832-3474, ext. 3

7  National Night Out Police Departments nationwide meet with community citizens to discuss

concerns; Leave on porch lights in>Colony Estates, Trent Court, Ghent, OldeTowne, Pembroke, Kings

Row, Craven Terrace, Duffyfield.

7  Samantha Casey & Bluegrass Jam  Fort Macon Summer Series wind-up   7pm

7-8,14-15, 9,,16 "In The Heights" Best Musical-2008  at NB Civic Theatre;


13  Ghostwalk Auditions   Attmore-Oliver House 7-9pm

14  "River Jam"   the Embers w/Craig Woolard, and "Nick and the Babes"  Farmers' Market 6 pm

14  ArtWalk, ARTcrawl  all galleries studios, art-businesses open late; fun starts ar 5pm

15  Dragon Boat Races  starts 1t 10:30 am until 4pm, Grace Harbor at River Dunes info: 

15   Back to School Youth Conference  CCC  registration starts 7am;

15 Stuff The BUS!  WalMart>  New Bern and Havelock;  since our kid-friendly( (NOT) legislature has

canceled the sale-tax free weekend, need for school supplies is DIRE)

15  "Anchor Splash!"  Hoop Pole Creek Rd. Atlantic Beach; Art Show/Sale snacks, live musid

Comm. Arts Council sponsors  6-9pm

15-16 Civil War Living History Weekend New Bern Academy Museum, re-enactors, live artillery

exhibition; infantry demos and lectures, in the exact place where that Civil War soldiers camped.

22  Motown Revue  5-12th grade students w/parent; conference, workshops, call 252-634-2087

 Craven Comm College, Orringer Audit. 7:30pm

23  Elvis Tribute Concert  Lenoir Public Library  Kinston,

27 Flint Zeigler    Isaac Taylor Gardens eclectic, country/rock/blues

27  "PechaKucha" Night:   Palace WayStation,  free 7:15 creative social networking; displayed by 8

presenters,  7:15 pm

28  "Casablanca" trio jazz/dclassics/Russian/Middle Eastern  Trent River Coffee Co.(Simon

Spalding's group)

28  Ken Belangia;  Water St. Grill   Oriental 7pm

29  "Open Mike"  at Trent River Coffee Co  6:30-8:30 pm; music, poetry, we have it all!

20 Matthew Davenport, author of "First Over Here" discusses his work at

NC History Center. 2-4 pm

30 through October "Jazz On the Trent" at Christoph's at DoubleTree by Hilton.



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           Now until Sept 13;  "NC in the Great War"     NC History Center

1 Linda Mathiasen, graphic/photography artist of month at Craven Library; reception

on Sept 3  7pm.

3  Buck Loyt"  live in Isaac Taylor Gardens  6pm-until

5  Stanly/Spaight Duel  re-enactment,  South Lawn Tryon Palace, fife and drum corps,

4:00pm  Our history is alive!

11-20  "A Few Good Men"   the Broadway hit depicting the trial of 2 Marines at Guantanamo Bay.  for times and tickets

7  through October "Jazz On the Trent" at Christoph's at DoubleTree by Hilton.

8  Carolina Chamber Music Festival- Lunch  12-pm

10  Carolina Chamver Music Festival  6-7pm "England After Work"  for tickets and info

11th-Oct. 31st; Paintings by Sally Sutton  at Carolina Creations

11  "Spook Handy" concert  Trent River Coffee Co.  6:30pm; diverse  music and legends

12-13  BIKE-MS: Historic New Bern Ride 2015; 2 day cycle for MS,  so, far, over

2,000 cyclists and volunteers participate  want to ride?

29  "String Fever"   leads off  Craven Concert season with "standing room only"  amazing

string artists on "vioeoelectric" instruments



LAST  Month in New Bern, you much..........



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

haunted ground!      4pm

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.


THE NEUSE .........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!!

4  Military Appreciation Day   at Farmers' Market>discounts for active & retired

4  The Glorious 4th at the Tryon Palace  OUR FAMOUS LIVE READING OF THE DECLARATION OF

INDEPENDENCE  on the Palace Steps!!   historical folks all over the place,; fifes and drums accompaniment,

a perfect place to show the kids what it was like HERE  in 1776!

4TH  4TH ANNUAL RUN FOR THE WARRIORS!  Union Point Park, 7:15 am; for the wounded

warriors and their families, this is a great event;

4th at Lawson Creek, (site of 1st white settler cabin in New Bern) free day of family fun, this year with

deeJay and dance contests; misting tent; magician; bounce houses;  gates open at 3- fireworks at 9:15;

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6  Katrina Geer California poet  at Trent River Coffee Co. 7pm, followed by open mike readings

9  Stephen Jenkins in concert  Isaac Taylor Garden  7-10pm; cash bar & yummies,   638-2577

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

13-17   Children's Summer Reading Program  at Next Chapter Books & Art; age 5;

10-19  " The Outsiders"  teenage drama;  NB Civic Theatre;  

written, produced, acted by teens with their perspective; New Bern Civic Theatre

13-17  E NC Aviation Federation Summer Camp,  for rising 4th 5th, 6th graders, an exciting

aviation themed weeklong day camp; fun and activities into various engineering fields; hands-on, creative

investigation.  fee of $125, scholarships available. call  252-444-4348   

17-18  ICE 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 to RCS

17  Band of OZ   5 pm-gates open at the Farmers' Market with chicken plates

18  Beaufort Wine & Food Weekend  12 am -12pm

24 Beaufort Family Fishin' Tourney   6am-8 pm; all close-in or on dock, fundraiser, register at

The Boathouse in Beaufort

23, 24,25   Tuscaroroa Homecoming Party  Riverfront Convention Cntr. Our local American Native

tribe is having an east coast homecoming...after their defeat in New Bern early in the 1700s most migrated to

NY state. New Bern was their home and village of "Chattawka."

24--Aug. 8 "Jesus Christ, Superstar!"  live at Masonic Theater by Rivertowne Players; famous musical,

beloved by youth of 70s, still appropriate today!

24-25   "Bernaroo"  2 day music festival in the historic Isaac Taylor House garden, downtown New Bern

31 Shaping Our Economic Future!      all -day seminar; with local, state, regional

experts, discussing the proposed off-shore drilling, that WILL impact life in eastern NC

in many ways.  Rivertowne Convention Cntr.  9:00am-4:30    remember, you can't complain if you don't put your oar in the discussion!!



  Neuse River is always beautiful---- daylight or---------sunset  on the Neuse




Additional NEW BERN and CRYSTAL COAST Events Calendars

  • Craven Community College Community Events: Find links to concerts, international film and lecture series, and other events held on the Craven Community College campus on Glenburnie Road that are open to the entire New Bern area community.


  • East Carolina University Calendar: A major university and part of the University of North Carolina system, ECU offers a host of activities, from performing arts to athletics and more.
  • Neuse Riverkeeper Foundation Events: This foundation fights to keep our rivers alive and well, and offers many water-based events to enjoy and participate in. Check them out.
  •  small town is effectively striving for tourists' dollars with art, music and a small version of New Bern's Ghostwalk


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(252) 636-7313

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