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Weekend Happenings in and around Town

Weekend New Bern

11th: Dreams Take Flight Golf Tournament, Registration: 8:30am, presented by Monarch at the New Bern Golf and Country Club. For details call 252-637-4061

11th: Carolina Chamber Music Festival – Mozart After Work, 12:00pm at the Bank of the Arts, 317 Middle St. For details call 252-626-5419

12th: Tryon’s Explorers: You’re Never Too Young for History – Presents Back to School, 10:00am at the New Bern Academy. For details call 252-639-3524

12th: ArtWalk in Downtown New Bern presented by the Craven Arts Council, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at the Bank of the Arts and participating businesses. For details call 252-638-2577

12th: Artcrawl presented by the Community Artist Will, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at the Isaac Taylor House and Gardens and various locations in Downtown New Bern. For details call 252-649-1712

12th: Daddy Daughter Dance “The King and His Princess”, 6:00pm – 9:00pm at Miller’s Landing, MCAS Cherry Point. For details call 252-466-3861

12th – 14th: Lend me a Tenor, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2:00pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. For details call 252-633-0567

13th: Colors for Cancer 5K Run and 1 Mile Run/Walk at Carolina Colours Golf Course. For details call 757-650-8329

13th: Fall Fly In Air Show, 9:00am – until, presented by the Southern Air RC Club. For details call 252-635-1685

13th: Carolina Chamber Music Festival – Colorful Composers, 7:00pm at First Baptist Church, 239 Middle St. For details call 252-626-5419

13th: 2014 New Bern Women’s Expo & Zumbathon, 9:00am – 4:00pm at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Proceeds benefit Relay for Life. For details call 252-635-5658

There also all kinds of fun activities to include something to do for all ages!

Visit the local Art galleries and shops to admire the vast array of art on display by local Artists.

Check out Amusements to learn about fun and games. Some examples are miniature golf, rollerskating, playing bingo, bowling, and much more!

Relieve some stress by working out at the local Fitness Centers.

Learn about New Bern’s 302 years of History by taking a professionally guided or self-tours and visit the many historical landmarks.

Spend some time at the New Bern – Craven County Library, read a book, use the computer, and better yet, take some FREE computer classes!

Get some fresh air by taking a walk in the park. Your kids will have a blast at the local playgrounds and water park. Your dog can play with others in the “dog park”. Thanks to the City of New Bern’s Parks and Recreation and Craven County Recreation and Parks there are over 20 parks, a community resource center, and two recreation centers in our community. They also organize numerous events and classes throughout the year.

Enjoy a Night on the Town by attending a live performance, singing Karaoke or dancing, or watching a movie at the box office.

Get back to nature by visiting Outdoor Recreation and see the hotspots for biking, boating, camping, fishing, golfing, hiking, hunting, tennis, scuba diving, etc.

Enjoy a stroll through the New Bern Farmer’s Market. The locals gather here on the weekends to shop for arts and crafts, food, and many other unique gifts. They even have live bands throughout the year.

What are you doing this weekend?

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