Month's Events in New Bern NC
where's the beach towels?!
Swimming rules in August, our pool is
The Atlantic Ocean.
1 Saturday at the beach.......why
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
Sailing Camp; Blackbeard
Youth Sailing Club, from beginners to advanced; 9-3:30
www.etysa.org (Edward Teach Youth
4 International Owl Awareness Day
NC Aquarium Pine Knolls Shores; special programs
about many owl species and their unique
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,
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
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
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
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
trio jazz/dclassics/Russian/Middle Eastern Trent River Coffee
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.
Now until Sept 13; "NC in the Great War" NC
1 Linda Mathiasen,
graphic/photography artist of month at Craven Library; reception
on Sept 3 7pm.
3 Buck Loyt" live in Isaac Taylor Gardens
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.
www.NewBernCivicTheatre.org for times and tickets
7 through October "Jazz On the
Trent" at Christoph's at DoubleTree by Hilton.
8 Carolina Chamber Music Festival-
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
29 "String Fever"
Craven Concert season with "standing room only"
string artists on "vioeoelectric" instruments
LAST Month in New Bern, you
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
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.
4th FIREWORKS ALL
OVER THE PLACE!!
DOWNTOWN NEW BERN AND UP AND DOWN
.........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!!
Appreciation Day at Farmers'
Market>discounts for active & retired
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!
ANNUAL RUN FOR THE WARRIORS! Union
Point Park, 7:15 am; for the wounded
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
deeJay and dance contests; misting tent;
magician; bounce houses; gates open at 3- fireworks at 9:15;
6 Katrina Geer California poet
at Trent River Coffee Co. 7pm, followed by open
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
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
weeklong day camp; fun and activities into various engineering fields;
investigation. fee of $125,
scholarships available. call 252-444-4348
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
17 Band of OZ
5 pm-gates open at the Farmers' Market with
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
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
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
2 day music festival in the historic Isaac
Taylor House garden, downtown New Bern
31 Shaping Our Economic Future!
-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