Month's Events in New Bern NC
Nov. 29-Jan. 5 !!!!!!!!!!!!!! Join us for
SEASONS OF DELIGHT,
are constantly heard from guests in the Tryon Palace.
Unmatched elegance and decor greets our
visitors this year. AND FOR THE FIRST TIME, YOU CAN BRING
YOUR CHRISTMAS GUESTS to enjoy this
magical presentation by the Palace volunteers....
1 Paul Saik in concert
Christian recording artist;
4 “Chasing Ice” award-winning
documentary, free Trent River Coffee Co.
4 Crystal Coast Festival of Trees
10am-9pm Crystal Coast Civic Cntr. Eye Candy!
4 Brown Bag Gam NC Maritime
Museum Beaufort pack a lunch a have fun learning cool
about our coastal environment 12-1:30 free
5, 6,7, Sunday 2pm "Oliver" West
Craven HS talented cast, 7:30pm
5 Ringing in Glory of Christmas (Bells)
Craven Community Chorus; Orringer Audit,
Dec. 6-7 Core Sound DECOY Festival & Waterfowl
Weekend Harker's Island ......
for HIS favorite gift!! An East Coast all-time favorite
7 Crystal Coast Christmas Flotilla
7 Joe Diffie in Concert
832 Hwy 58 to benefit the Brock Mill in Trenton
7 Breakfast with Santa;
5 seating times: Riverfront Convention Cntr. Make reservations
7 Christmas Parade
downtown starting at 3pm.
7 Holiday Homes Tour Beaufort Arts Council
7 Farmers' Market Wreath & Cards Day,
unique gifts, home-grown produce
7 Christmas on the River w/ Brunswick
Stew Cook-Off, lots of seafood, everything
Christmas; Shallote NC all day
Bear City Opry "pickin'
and grinnin' " historic
Masonic theater Music starts at 7, doors open-6
7,8 A Very Merry Christmas Concert
New Bern Civic Theatre 7:30 Sat; 2pm Sun.
7 New Bern Christmas Flotilla
at Union Point
7 The Gravy Boys Old
Theater Oriental 252-249-3670 Sold out last year, pure fun!
7-14 Saturdays The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe,
8 The Nutcracker ECU
Wright Audit. 7:30pm tickets at door
9 Craven Community Concert Band
7pm Grover C. Fields free concert
10 HOLIDAY POPS NC Symphony
at Riverfront, 877-627-6724 or at Riverfront Cntr.
11 Wine Dinner at Persimmon's
featuring Italian wines and food by prize-winning chef
Jerry Fong; call for reservations; 514-0643
11 Tryon's Tales for Tots "Twelve Days of
Christmas" NC History Center 10am
11 Holiday Wreathe Making Class
Cool Springs Environmental Education Cntr. 252-514-3533
Second Marine Aircraft Wing Band in Concert,
Cherry Point Theater free,
13-15 A Christmas Carol
Ratio Theatre Group; Orringer Audit CCC;
13 Christ Church annual Cookie Walk
top one in the east! best munchies around!
14 Farmers' Mkt. Cookie
and Candle Day
14 Bear City Opry
in historic Masonic theater Music starts at 7,
doors open at 6
14 Craven Smart Start Hustle
Union Point races for all ages, starting at 8am registration
14, 21 Tryon Palace Candlelight Masquerade
5-9 pm; Tryon
Palace visitors will experience how the "privileged"
class celebrated the
holidays three hundred years ago. And see how the past is
always with us, HISTORY ROCKS! at
the Palace Candlelight Masquerade, with
Costumed performers, Magicians, daring feats of skill
agility, dancing and a rare glimpse of the Governor's Palace decorated to impress 18C gentry.
You'll be there, in 1773, at the Governor's Ball, by
candlelight. Tickets: 252-639-3524.
one of the South's
Most Beautiful and Historic Christmas Celebrations.
14 Holly & Ivy Holiday Homes
Tour 10:30- 3:30 Historic New Bern252-638-3623
14 "Beary Mistletoe March"
children's parade starts at Chamber of Commerce, ends at
NB Civic Theatre
14 Christ Church Annual "Cookie
Walk" 10-1 "MUST DO"
16 31st Performance of "Messiah"
Centenary Methodist Jim Ogle, conductor 7:30pm
Open rehearsal 3pm, tickets required; Fuller Music,
Arts Council Middle St. or 252-638-2577
20 "The Afters"
Crystal Coast Civic Cntr. Morehead City tickets:
20 "Meet Me In St. Louis"
classic movie: Old Theater Oriental $5 for movie and popcorn
23 "Four Seasons"
Chamber Music Festival at Christ Church Parish House
28-Jan 1 Crystal Coast Countdown!
Spend your last 2013 weekend at the beach,
join in the
countdown as the "Crab-Pot" drops, welcoming 2014, with music
Improve the scene this time........
DON'T FORGET, YOU CAN BRING
YOUR CHRISTMAS GUESTS TO THE
PALACE CELEBRATION UNTIL THE
5TH OF JANUARY!!
FIRST TIME EVER!
Support our Palace, it needs your
LAST Month in New Bern, you
1 Cirque du Beaux Arts
www.ratiotheatre.org for more info
1-2 Auditions for "Pippin" Masonic
Theatre, Hancock St. 7pm Sat. 12 noon
1-2 "Fifty Shades, the Musical"
Fletcher Opera Theater,
2 "Farm & City Day" at
Farmer's Market 4-H demos, Master Gardeners; Farm animals;
Antique farm equipment and more.
2 4th Annual CHAIR-ity Auction/Fundraiser for
Habitat. NC History Center.
5 ELECTION DAY!
Remember, if you don't vote, you are not
eligible to complain!!
5 Poetry Night at Trent Coffee Co.
7 The "Diamonds" famous rock band, newly
resurrected; at Grover C. Fields;
all over downtown
Theatre 7:30, matinees-10, 17 at 2pm
8,9,10 Holiday Gift Show
by MOEN; Riverfront Convention Cntr. gifts, carolers, Santa!
Reginald Hildebrand (UNC professor of African Studies) Lecture: "The
Representations of Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamations"
at Cullman Hall 2pm
Musical production celebrating a little boy who becomes a Santa elf;
call 919-996-8700, or E-mail:
Religions in Colonial New Bern by New Bern's historical researcher
(Kellenberger Room guru)
Lunch & Learn at the Chelsea; NB Hist. Soc. 252-638-8558
The Nutcracker -2013 Grover C. Fields 7pm
15 Ruth Wyand returns
to the Trent River Coffee C0; .terrific NC blues artist; reserve a
ticket at 646-4657
15-17 The Hungry, Hungry Games
Fletcher Opera, Raleigh, a side-splitting version
of the hit movie, eliminating
the "dark" side.
16 Traditional Boat-Building Class
NC Maritime Museum 9-5
21 "High on the Hog"
cookbook author Jessica B. Harris NC History Center 7pm
24 Community Thanksgiving Feast
Beaufort Historic Site Turner St. 11:30am
26 Farmer's Market Thanksgiving specials:
things for that special feast
28 THANKSGIVING for living in
America, in spite of politicians ....
28 Christoph's on the Water
Annual Thanksgiving Buffet
call for reservations 638-0305
29 Swansboro Christmas Flotilla
29 Beary Merry ChristmasFest
Downtown We'll light up Bear Plaza; Keep stores
open late: Magicians perform; Dancers everywhere; and get
ready for this...Snow will fall on
29 Christmas Bear Trolley Tour
5:30 and 7. Reservations please
29 Turtle Talk Ft.
Macon visitor Center 10am
29 Santa House is OPEN today
Downtown on Middle St.
30 Emerald Isle Christmas
Parade Merchants Park; with free eats,
caroling at noon
30 Four Seasons Chamber Music Fest
opens at Christ Church Parish House 328-1268
30 Turkey Buster Paddle fundraiser,
at Boat Launch in Croatan Forest at Wildlife dock;
reserve a kayak at (910) 325-3600. Tours are $40
NEW TO NEW BERN:
"Tugboat River Cruises"
short or long, call to
set your time 252-349-3819
pontoon, paddleboards, kayak rentals, tours from Doubletree Marina
New: Zaxby's Restaurant on Glenburnie
New: Trawl Door
restaurant open in Oriental, new building on Water St.;
restaurant on MLK; lines around the building
OPEN NOW: Buffalo
Wild Wings in the Twin River Mall