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Weekend filled with all kinds of events in and around New Bern

Weekend in and around New Bern NC

9th – 13th: “Lawyers Without Rights: Jewish Lawyers in Germany under the Third Reich”, 11:00am – 5:00pm at The City Laundry, 901 Pollock St. Call 252-637-1889.

10th: Make Connections and Grow Your Business with Social Media, 1:00pm – 4:30pm and 5:30pm – 9:00pm presented by the New Bern Business Referral Network at the Emerald Golf Club in Greenbrier.

10th: Carolina Chamber Music Festival: England After Work, 6:00pm at the Bank of the Arts. Call 252-626-5419.

11th: ArtWalk throughout Downtown New Bern, 5:00pm – 8:00pm, presented by the Craven Arts Council at the Bank of the Arts. 252-638-2577.

11th: 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. Call 252-649-1712.

11th: Spook Handy in Concert, 7:30pm at the Trent River Coffee Company. Presented by the Down East FolkArts Society. Call 252-646-4657.

11th – 13th: A Few Good Men, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2:00pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

12th: New Bern Farmers Market, 8:00am – 2:00pm and Tuesdays: 10:00am – 2:00pm. Call 252-633-0043.

12th: Tryon’s Explorers: Life is a Garden, 10:00am, Palace Grounds, meet at ticket desk in Mattocks Hall. Call 252-639-3500.

12th: Simple Techniques for Drastic Guitar Playing Improvement, 12:30pm at the Bank of the Arts. Presented by the Down East FolkArts Society. Call 252-633-6444.

12th: 2nd Annual Barn Bash, 5:00pm – 10:00pm at the Batten Farm. Call 252-636-3381.

12th: Carolina Chamber Music Festival: Bach and Beyond, 6:30pm at Christ Episcopal Church. Call 252-626-5419.

12th – 13th: Bike MS: Historic New Bern, 8:00am at Union Point Park. 919-792-1016.

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, roller skating, playing bingo, bowling, and much more!

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

Learn about New Bern’s 305 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” (you need to register for access). 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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