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

              Music in Ft Macon...ocean breezes, dramatic historic stage!





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


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Experience classic wooden sailboats: NC Maritime Museum Day


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Jonkonnu at Tryon Palace is an ancient tradition.



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             beer BLAST!   27th at Riverfront





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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


2015 Croaker Among Coral



 On the 4th--"Run For The Warriors"! Join in this

nationwide event for our best citizens! 






           IT NEEDS YOUR HELP!









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.

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

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

"Cook-Out" (burgers/shakes) on MLK;  lines around the building

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


Chipotle Grill   soon, soon

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  


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2  June "Hat Social & Dinner" Coastal Womens' Forum; Emerald Golf Club; 6- 7-:30

2  Historical Glimpses of Mt. Olive  Mt. Olive Train Depot  3:30pm

5  "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" hilarious comedy 2013 Tony Winner for Best Play

Rivertowne Players does it again!

5  Toghether4Tanner  dinner, dance auction  Farmers' Mkt. fundraiser  7-11

5  Operation Old North State 1st Top Shelf Fishin' Festival  Lawson Creek Park boat ramp

6  Blueberry and Bluegrass Day;  NB Farmers' Market

12  Pie Spring Luncheon    Riverfront Center: benefit- Craven Co. schools  252-514-632

12  "The Monitors"  back by popular demand  NC History Center,

12   Concert at Ft. Macon; a series through August   7pm country, cajun, rock, folk

12  Havelock "Fly-in"  interactive fun w/STEM; family, demos, food at a unique EVENT... 252-444-4348;

 5:30-9  bring your chairs and blankets for the show

12  PIE Annual Spring Luncheon 11:30  Riverfront Convention Cntr.

12  Father's Day ARTWalk  5-8 downtown, in the "scene'

13-14  Ballet "A Midsummer's Night Dream"  New Bern Ballet  7pm & 2pm

13  NC Maritime Museum Day  sail in one of venerable wooden boats, fish w/cane pole, music, games,

at Gallants' Channel for a gull day of events

13  Kids' Fishin' Day  Cedar Swamp Rd., Newport  15 and under, i adult per every 2 kids, sponsored by

Croatan National Forest and NC Wildlife. Free lunch.  Call 638-5628 or 671-4531.

16 Summer Field Trips: Rachel Carson Reserve. 8:30am- 10:30. Call (252) 220-0779; meet

101 Pivers Island Rd, Beaufort, NC

19  "Bern Summer Blast"  Farmers' Mkt. Front St.  5:30

20  NC in the Great War!  NC History Center, showcases and exhibit that  tells us about WW1 and the

impact on North Carolina.

19  Alive at Five concert   Jaycee waterfront Park  5-9 pm, Morehead City

23  Jonkonnu Workshop  at Palace Waystation, 1-3 pm. Most popular African American performance

 group wants YOU! Sign up for this just -about- famous group of performers! ...until Aug. 11

25  Family Night at the Museum! 5-8pm  Children will craft flowers for the WW1 display;  they were

 used inthe early 1900s to commemorate soldiers of that War, see all the galleries at night, when it's cool!

26  Band of OZ  Farmers' Market   with chicken dinners to start the family fun at 5pm  tickets at

Mitchell's Hardware, of Chamber of Commerce on Front St.

26 Scottish music stars Alan Reid, Rob van Sante  at Trent River Coffee Co.  7 pm.;

reservations are suggested  514-2030

26  "Fresh Face"  One of Pepsi's first Af-Am models-a New Bern native, presented in Cullman Hall,

NCHistory Center  7pm.

26  Senegalese Musician Diali Cissokho  at Bank of Arts   7pm doors open at 6pm; a donation

at door is expected, a member of Mandingo girots-the musician caste, teaches in Africa and Europe

27  Patriot Art Workshop for Kids!  NC History Museum; 10-12  ages 5-12 - inspiration=July 4th!

27  Lunch & Learn  Palace historian will discuss the Tryon Palace history; brown bag lunch; upstairs

in Board Room overlooking the Trent river. 12 noon.

27  6th Annual BREW Bern Beer Blast  already a tradition!  Riverfront Convention Cntr..

30  Murder Mystery Dinner Cruise  Wilmington  Take a bus to the Cape Fear Riverboat -

and have a boatload of fun!  call 252-447-4889




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!

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!!

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;

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

10-18  " The Outsiders"  drama;  NB Civic Theatre;  for times

and ticket prices  

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

themed weeklong day camp; fun and positive glimpse 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

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

 with varied music groups, NC food and crafts;  for info click



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

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1  Paul Saik concert, Centenary Methodist sanctuary 7pm  252-637-4181

1  "Sometimes Baroque, Sometimes Not"  Croatan Consort  benefit concert ; Trent River Coffee Co.

will benefit county vegetable gardens for needy families

1  Sammy Cortino-magician  Paramount Theatre Goldsboro  7:30  one of this era's finest magicians

2  Clean Sweep  Lawson Creek Park

2  41st Annual Wooden Boat Show NC  over 50 models some historic exhibited, 10-4 pm Beaufort,

NC Maritime Museum

2  Annual Authors' Luncheon; Cherry Point Methodist Church;  10 NC authors will discuss their works

2 Dual Muse of Writing:  class  Parks & Recreation Bldg  Morehead City

2-3  33rd Annual STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL Vanceboro

2 Strawberry Jazz Day  New Bern Farmers' Market

2-3  Craven Chorus  Spring Concert  CCC Orringer Hall; 3 pm

2  The Great Glow Run  starts at 7:30 pm at Union Point Park; all ages dress in glow wear! 

Illuminated guides lead the way!  pure FUN for local charity

2  Jacksonville Jamboree!  11am-7pm  Jacksonville Commons food, live music, sports, kids fun area

3  "Applachian Spring" NC Symphony season finale;  Riverfront Center will sell out!!  7:30pm

3  "Renovated Houses: 30 and Counting" lecture at Craven Library by local renovators, 2:30

7-9   "Hairspray"  famous musical;  live fun, Jacksonville High School; 7:30-9:30

8  ARTcrawl  downtown New Bern; all galleries, studios and art selling shops open; 5-8pm.

8,9,15,16,22,23 "Into the Woods"  NB Civic Theatre, 2 matinees 22,23

8-9  Beaufort Music Festival  Historic Site and Gallants Channel; outdoor live fun;

9  Antique Car Show; 1st Capital Chapter of the Antique Auto;  downtown NB streets; iver 100

      memory makers on display.

9  Duffest2015; George St and Kafer Park;  10am-6pm; celebrating our rich

Af-Am heritage; family fun

9  "The Empire Strikes Back!" English Speaking Union lecture, featuring the Beatles influence

     on world culture; NB Library  3pm. 

9  Core Sound Decoy Carvers' Guild Loon Day;  enjoy an original American Art Form

Contest, lunch, sale,  10am- 1pm  Harkers Island

9  "Tea by the Sea"  New Bern Shrine Club  wear a hat and win a prixe  11:30am reservations

633-2538  lunch and "Tea"

9  Mother's Day Tea and Garden Tour   Tryon Palace, learn about 18C tea culture; 10:30am.

12:30 and 2:30  reservations needed. 252-639-3524

9-31  Needle Arts in New Bern   NC History Center; with pieces from Tryon Palace collection,

- rarely displayed;  American Needlework Guild, more

12  Behind the scenes at the Palace Tour; 2-3pm,

12-14  Boating Safety Class   Mt. Olive College Trent Rd.   6:30-9:30  acclaimed course.

13  Lunch & Learn:  "Women at West Point"  Chelsea restaurant, NB Historical Society,

15  Danielle Miraglia  in concert   Trent River Coffee Co. 7:30-9:30 HOT TICKET!

16  Wild Horse Day at NC Aquarium at Pine Knolls Shore  10-2pm

16  Hands Across the Sand:  let's stand at water's edge, holding hands, making a

  statement against offshore drilling in NC waters;  bring your lunch. Hear Sierra Club tell us

   how to organize against the oil industry.  Ft. Macon Park, Morehead City  11:30 am

16  "Art on Neuse Show"  Oriental's best art show and sale  9-4pm; Oriental Marina Inn Courtyard; 

17  New Bern Civic Strings  Centenary Church  3pm    free

21 ENC Native American Artifacts; by collector Max Freeze  Core Creek Baptist Church  7pm

23  Military Appreciation Day  NB Farmers' Market;  discounts for active and retired;

a flag for your home. much more>take advantage of your heritage

24  New Bernian Ball NB Convention Center

26  Abilena Plantation Wedding Show; free

admission 1-3pm

26  Behind the Scenes at Tryon Palace. last special tour of the year;  personal guide shows you

 how it's done in NC's first capital.

26  Poet Alice Osborn; First Tuesday Poetry Open Mike, all poets invited to participate,

 Trent River Coffee Co. 7pm

29-31 Feathered Friends of Oriental (last days) a photography exhibit of the amazing

birdlife in Oriental and on the coast. Oriental History Museum 1-4pm

29  Carteret Sunshine Band  Ft. Macon Park, Beaufort,  7pm

30  Paddle for HD  kayaks ahoy on Broad, Brown and Green Creeks in Pamlico Co. 

30  Drive-Out-Domestic Violence Golf Tourney at Carolina Colours; 4 person Scramble format;

  252-633-4509;  8am registration

30  At the Gallery > Frank Loesser music by LeRoy Plock and Liegh Harris

30  Francesco Attesti  in concert;  classical piano.  Oriental Old Theater  &:30

31   NC Symphony "On the South Lawn" season's best;  bring your chairs or blankets



  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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