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Weekend Happenings in and around New Bern

Weekend New Bern NC

1st – 31st: Annual Peanut Butter Drive for RCS presented by the Tryon Civitan Club in conjunction with The UPS Store of New Bern (Drop off location), 1822 S. Glenburnie Rd. Call 252-633-2218.

27th: Auditions for Macbeth, 6:00om at the Masonic Theatre. Presented by RiverTowne Players.

29th: Business Solutions Workshop, 8:30am – 10:00am, U.S. Cellular, 3125 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd. Call 252-229-5717.

30th: Preschool Parade, 9:30am at the corner of Middle and Broad Streets. Presented by New Bern Parks and Recreation. Call 252-639-2902.

30th: Annual BBQ Chicken Dinner Fundraiser, 11:00am – 2:00pm at the York Rite Temple, 2100 S. Glenburnie Rd. Presented by the Bern Lodge No. 724.

30th – 31st: ‘The Maze at the Elms’ Halloween-Themed Theatre, Fri: 6:30pm and Sat: 2:00pm, Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center. 252-639-3500.

31st: Halloween Celebration at the New Bern Farmers Market, Sat: 8:00am – 2:00pm. Call 252-633-0043.

31st: Spooky 5K Run/Walk Trail Chase, 9:00am, at the Bender Le-Ray Family Farm. Benefiting the United Way of Coastal Carolina. Call 252-637-2460.

31st: History Walk Celebration at New Bern Battlefield Park, 1:00pm – 3:00pm, 300 Battlefield Parkway at the entrance to Taberna. Call 252-638-8558.

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.


1st: Halloween at Hogwarts: The Music of Harry Potter played by NC Symphony, 3:00pm at Riverfront Convention Center.  Family concert with illusionist Len Dillies.  Call 877-627-6724.

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