Weekend Happenings in and around Town

Weekend Happenings
New Bern City Hall

31st: Bee by the River Quilt Show, 10am – 7pm, New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 637-9473.

31st: Preschool Parade, 9:30am – 11:30am at Broad and Middle Streets, presented by New Bern Parks and Recreation. Call 639-2902.

31st: The ‘Juice’ tasting with a Halloween Theme, 5:00pm – 7:00pm at Galley Stores. For details call 252-633-4648.

31st: Halloween celebrated by the City of New Bern with “Trick or Treating” starting at dusk. For details call 252-639-2707.

31st: Halloween celebrated by the City of Havelock with “Trick or Treating”. For details call 252-444-6400.

31st: Bryan Mayer in Concert, 8:00pm at Halftime Pub & Grub.


1st – 2nd: Coastal Carolina Agricultural Fair at the Craven County Fairgrounds. For details call 252-636-0303.

1st: Bee by the River Quilt Show, 9am – 5pm at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 637-9473.

1st: 5th Annual Farm City Celebration, 10:00am – 2:00pm, North Carolina History Center and the New Bern Farmers Market.

1st: Spooky 5K Trail Chase at the Bender-LeRay Farms in Mill Creek, Jones County. Call 637-2460.

1st: CHAIR-ity Art Auction 2014, 5:30pm at the North Carolina History Center. Benefiting the Craven County Habitat for Humanity. Call 633-5512.

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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