Month's Events in New Bern NC
BET YOU CAN'T DO IT ALL!
Cedar Grove haunted Cemetery Tours until Nov.
3 HUGE Community Yard Sale
Knights of Columbus Hall; Pinetree Dr. 8am-12pm
3-Dec.14 "Cedars in the Pines"
130 Years of Lebanese History in NC
NC History Center
exhibit in Duffy Hall
3 Voci Allegre ensemble "Cantate
Domino" featuring western sacred songs since the
12th century; Christ Episcopal 6pm
free,, handicap accessible
3 "Sweet Claudette" girl band
from Ahseville; Trent River Coffee House 7:30pm
3-5 NC Seafood Festival
don't miss this one!
Morehead City's best
3-5 Wilmington Riverfest
on the waterfront; gets better every year!
3-5 Meherrin October PowWow Smoke Dance
Ahoskie Tribal Grounds. US 17 n of "little
4 Auditions for Palace Candlelight Tour roles,
10-121 and 1-3 pm needs men and
women, 16 and up, speaking
4 Selma Railroad Days celebrating
a unique southern rail history Selma NC (1 1/2 hrs)
5 Chapel Hill "Festifall Arts" Celebration
3 stages ongoing music, juried and cash prizes
for arts in allmediums
7 Peter Makuck Pulitzer nominee,
reads his poetry at Craven Co. Library 4 pm. ALSO
at Trent River Coffee
8 Tryon's Tots"Never too young for History"
presents HARVEST! Palace Kitchen;
8 Band of OZ
Morehead City Jaycee Park on waterfront...bring a chair
9 "Sonic Escape"
violin/flute/cello virtuoso group performed in "Riverdance"
9 Canadian Brass
Wright Theater Greenville
10 Mike Garrigan acoustic guitar,
at Trent River Coffee Co.
10 Tryon's Tots "Never Too Young for History"
presents A Kid's Life (back then)
10 Painting Demo by
artist Sally Sutton at Carolina Creations 5-8pm
10-11,17-18 "Disney's Peter Pan Jr."
8pm 12,19 3 pm; by Rivertowne
"Rising Stars" players,
a much talented group
Ratio Theatre presentation of the Pulitzer-prize winning play, Orringer
11 King's Mountain Gateway Festival
with re-enactment of famed Revolutionary War Battle,
music, encampment ca. 1776,
food, crafts etc. at King's Mountain city
11 Hazardous Household Waste Disposal
Craven Comm College 10am-1pm
11 JUKEBOX Jam Street Dance
11-12 Swansboro Mullet Festival
celebrate the tiny fish!
11-12 MUMfest New Bern's award-winning
16 "At the Oscars" NC Symphony
Riverfront Center 7:30; 877.627.6724
16 " FALL FLAVOR: A
Historic Dining Experience inspired by
and fresh produce from the Palace Garden!
Prepared by Food Network's "Cut throat
winner, Persimmon's Jerry Fong! Reservations
252-639-3519 A wonderful night out!!
16-26 NC State Fair
Raleigh Fairgrounds ...note train service this year!
16 33rd Annual Goosed Creek Island Homecoming Play
"Ducks Galore and More"
totally unique down-home show with snacks, Hobucken
17 "Beer & Grits Riverfront Bash"
concert w/Hot Buttered Grits" sponsored by
Beer Army; fundraiser for
Eastern Carolina students; Riverfront convention Cntr. 7-10
17 Concert Carolann Solobello
Coffee Co. 7:30
17-18 43rd Annual Waccamaw/Siouan PowWow
Bolton NC tribes invites all public
to share their
traditions. (Bolton is @20 west of Wilmington)
17-18 33rd Annual International
Havelock Chili Festival Walter Jones Park
17-18-19 Plein Aire demo workshop
w//Dan Nelson, Carolina Creations 252-4369 to register
18 Dragon Chili Cookoff
fundraiser for the Oriental Old Theater
18 10th Annual Neuse River Bridge
Run fundraiser; register at 7am at Union Park;
stay local for hard-working non-profits
18-19 NC Oyster Festival
Ocean Isle Beach
19 "The History of Bluegrass" w/silent auction,
homemade pies and ice cream
after the show;
Oriental United Methodist Church 6pm
23 Annual Beirut Memorial Ceremony 10:30am
23 America's Boating Course; 7 weeks; 2 hr.
24 2nd Marine Aircraft Band
on the South Lawn; start your Ghostwalk weekend off with a
! History's characters
return for a most famous HAUNT!!
25 Johnny Mercer's Music at the Gallery
Bank of the Arts w/ John VanDyke and Brandon Banks
in concert showcasing one of America's top music makers
25 26th NASCAR Day Festival at home of Richard
Petty, Randleman NC. off I-74, south of
High Point cars, drivers, food, music, Richard Petty
Museum open to all
25 All Hallows EVE
NC History Center, bring your kids in costume for this family
haunting in Cullman Hall
and the Pepsi Hall from 10am to 3 pm Kids 12 and under
will wander haunted grounds and meet "haunts" with
Trick or Treat at the end.
25 "Whistle and I'll come to You"
live SCARY 1940's radio show; 9 and up;
NC history Center Cullman Hall
11am and 2pm
31-1 "BEE by the River"
2014 Quilt Show Riverfront Center 10 am
1 5th Annual Farm/City Celebration 10am-2pm
NC History Center and New Bern Farmer's Market
1 NC Cotton Festival
Dunn NC (n of Fayetteville)
7-8 "Exit the King"
absurdist take on ego and mortality tickets, 249-0477, first on
Broadway in 1963, starred
8 "Moderately LARGE Craft Fair"
Bend Country Club
8 Mistletoe Magic Gift Show
Crystal Coast Center , Morehead City
9 Annie Moses Band!!! Really!!
Pamlico HS auditorium call for tickets
11 "Defending New Bern: 300 Years"
FREE ADMISSION FOR ALL ACTIVE DUTY AND
FAMILIES DISCOUNTED celebrating the rich
military history of eastern NC
Annunciation Catholic School Havelock. "Have a Dickens of a time"
15-16 Civil War Weekend: New
Bern Military hospitals free admission to
New Bern Academy
with medical exhibits
18 Craven Concerts opener " Let's
Hang On" top pop
music tribute group
20- "From the Organ Bench:
A Musician’s Solitary Witness to Ministry, Matrimony,
and Mortuary” NC President of Black
Storytellers Beverly Burnette tells a great tale. NCHistory Cntr. 7pm
19-23 Holiday Festival of Trees
(over 200 decorated trees) Carolina Hotel, Pinehurst
22-23 "Hidden Talents Craft Show"
Camp Lejeune Jacksonville NC; in the officers' club
22-23 Seagrove Pottery Festival
named a top 20 event in southeast.; Seagrove NC
28-29-30 Festive Holiday Kick-Off
Palace: We're Dressed in Holiday finest
and ready for company!! Bring your family guests and
friends to celebrate the BEST of NC celebrations
LAST Month in New Bern, you
4-7 NC Collards Festival family
activities, 5K run, lots of country food and kid stuff; Ayden
5 International Film Series
"Salmon Fishing in Yemen" CCC, Orringer Audit 2 and 7:30pm
6 Richlands Farmers' Day
home cookin' ; kid activities, music, down-home
6 "In the Pines" Bluegrass Festival
music all day! Goldsboro
6 Party in Pink Zumbathon Stanly
6-7 Annual MS Historic Bike
Ride: raises over at million for
research; 12 yr. and up; downtown
New Bern; choice of distance;
more than 2,000 cyclists!! Cheer them on!!
10 "Lunch & Learn" (series) about the Tomb of the
Unknown Chelsea Rest.; reservations
11 Carolina Chamber Music Festival :
Mozart After Work; Bank of the Arts 6pm
11 "The Hookers" in concert at
Orringer Audit. CCC; for
Explorations in ARTS performance;
ragtime/Dixieland with ukelele lead
12,13,19,20 "Lend Me A Tenor"
New Bern Civic Theatre tickets online:
7:30; Sept 14,21 matinees at 2pm.
An hilarious "Screwball comedy" with a lot of yelling, running and
12 Harvest ART Crawl
downtown New Bern 5-8pm all galleries studios,
performances and more
12 Peter Pan Showcase
fundraiser Masonic Theatre 7pm
12-13 Monster Truck JAM!
Newport; mud, NOISE, macho trucks,
short shorts, tatoos, Yee-Haw fun!!!
12-13 The Malpass Brothers Old
Theater Oriental 7:30-9:30pm
13 Duplin Winery's Grape Stomp
Really!! you will stomp those Muscadines!
And taste some of
Duplin's finest, family
fun they won't soon forget, Rose Hill
13 Carolina Chamber Music Festival "Colorful
Composers" First Baptist Church 7pm
13 Women's EXPO Riverfront
13 13th Fund for Needy Children Golf
Tourney Emerald Golf Club; Super Ball format;
New Car Prize! all fees cart dinner included with
lots of fun
14 1st Annual Old Front Porch Music Festival;
along Broad St in
Oriental 12-4pm .
19 Todd Hoke in concert
Trent River Coffee Co.
Governor's Challenge: A Cornhole Tournament
Benefiting Tryon Palace $1000 in prizes
Teams play NC's favorite backyard game on our
favorite yard! Tryon Palaces' South Lawn. Join in the fun! (and food)
19-21 26th Annual Oriental Cup
racing starts at 11:30am Saturday, come watch and get
dramatic sailing photos.
20 Emerald Isle Annual DAY4Kids
16-21 American Legion County Fair
Greenville 6 days of real county fair activities
21 10th Anniversary of Letourneau Organ Concert
; Centenary Methodist 3:30 until...
21 "The Royal Society of London"
presented by member Dr. Roy Jackson; call 252-288-4185 for
time & place
21 Dining at the Depot.
food trucks, tours, musicnaind talk about how to
utilize this historic building.
New Bern RR Depot, Queen and Hancock streets
26 New CCC concert Series opens with
"The Bad Racoons" bluegrass/Appalachian music, includes
interviews with the artists, and audience participation
7:30-9:30; Orringer Audit.
26 OKTOBERFEST yes!
the food and the Music! At Farmer's Market
5:30pm- 9:30 pm
26 Paul Saik in concert
Centenary Methodist fundraiser 7:30pm
27 George & Ira Gershwin presented by Maddy
Winer and Bill Covington at Bank of the Arts;
27 Community DAY Celebrate 50
Years of Community; College at Craven Comm. College
all day entertainment and activities.
27 Fall Family Fun Day
All ages will enjoy this differnt interaxctive outing
27 The KITCHENS of New Bern Tour Historic New Bern homes
open the kitchens for your viewing
and tasting of local chefs. benefit the
Neuse River is always beautiful---- daylight or---------sunset
on the Neuse