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Weekend Happenings in and around New Bern


This weekend is packed with things to do!

9th: Live2Lead Conference, 8:30am – 1:00pm at Temple Baptist Church presented by the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce. Call 252-637-3111.

9th: ArtWalk throughout Downtown New Bern, 5:00pm – 8:00pm, presented by the Craven Arts Council at the Bank of the Arts. 252-638-2577.

9th: 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.

9th: MUMFEST Kickoff Concert featuring Love and Theft and Bryan Mayer, 5:00pm – 9:00pm at Tryon Palace South Lawn. Call 252-638-5781.

9th – 10th: Fall Heritage Plant Sale, 9:00am – 5:00pm, Tryon Palace Grounds, Daves House Lawn, George and Pollocks Streets. Call 252-639-3500.

9th – 11th: Autumn in the Gardens: MUMFEST Weekend, Fri: 9:00am – 4:30pm; Sat: 9:00am – 6:00pm; and Sun: 12:00pm – 6:00pm at Tryon Palace. Call 252-639-3500.

9th – 11th: Disney’s My Son Pinocchio, JR presented by RiverTowne’s Rising Stars, Fri – Sat: 8:00pm; Sun: 3:00pm at the Masonic Temple and Theater. Call 252-638-2577.

10th: The John and Reba Aylward Future Generations First Tee Golf Tournament, 8:00am at the Emerald Golf Club. Call 252-288-5481.

10th: Craven County “Household Waste Collection Day”, 9:00am – 1:00pm at Craven Community College. Call 252-633-1564.

10th: “2015 City Potters Studio Show and Sale”, 10:00am – 4:00pm, at The City Potters, 901 A Pollock St.

10th: Tryon’s Tots: Nautical New Bern, 10:00am, Palace Grounds, meet at the ticket desk in Mattocks Hall, North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

10th: Fall Art Workshop, 10:00am – 12:00pm, Education Classroom, North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

10th: Carolina Creations Side Walk Sale, 10:00am – 6:00pm. Call 252-633-4369.

10th – 11th: MUMFEST at the New Bern Farmers Market, Sat: 8:00am – 6:30pm; Sun: 9:30am – 5:00pm. Call 252-633-0043.

10th – 11th: MUMFEST 2015, Sat: 9:30am – 6:30pm; Sun: 9:30am – 5:00pm, City sponsored event produced by Swiss Bear Downtown Development Corporation. Call 252-638-5781.

10th – 11th: Autumn in the Gardens, Sat: 9:00am – 6:00pm; Sun: 12:00pm – 6:00pm, Tryon Palace Gardens. Call 252-639-3500.

10th – 11th: New Bern Firemen’s Museum Open House, 420 Broad St., 10:00am – 4:00pm. Call 252-626-1586.

10th – 11th: 61st Annual Swansboro Mullet Festival. Call 910-326-7370.

11th: Run For Mums 5K and 1 mile, 7:30am at Union Point Park.

11th: Handbell Musician Concert, 4:00pm at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 937-438-0085.

We hope you have a wonderful MUMFEST weekend!

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