Weekend Happenings in and around Town

Weekend Happenings

10th: Tryon’s Explorers: You’re Never Too Young for History! Presents, A Kids’ Life!, 10am. Call 639-3524.

10th: Artcrawl presented by the Community Artist Will, 5pm – 8pm at the Isaac Taylor House and Gardens and various locations in Downtown New Bern. Call 649-1712.

10th – 11th: Fall Heritage Plant Sale, 9am – 5pm, Daves House Lawn. Call 639-3500.

10th – 12th: “Disney’s Peter Pan JR”, Fri – Sat: 7pm; Sun: 3pm, Masonic Theatre presented by the Rivertowne Players. Call 638-2577.

10th – 12th: David Mamet “RACE”, Fri – Sat: 8pm; Sun: 2pm, presented by Ratio Theatre Company and Craven Community College in the Orringer Auditorium. Call 518-5869.

11th – 12th: MUMFEST 2014 Downtown New Bern by Swiss Bear Downtown Dev. Corp. Call 638-5781.

12th: American Craft Week Celebration: Meet the Artist – Sally Sutton, 5-8 pm, at Carolina Creations Fine Art and Contemporary Craft Gallery. Call 633-4369.

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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