Dive Deeper into the Past, Present of Palace’s Candlelight Christmas

Candlelight Lunch and Learn

December 18th – Lunch and Learn focuses on history and preparation for Candlelight

Tryon Palace’s monthly lunch and learn series continues Friday, Dec. 18, with “Candlelight: Past and Present.” This program begins at noon and offers visitors an opportunity to learn about the decorating, costuming and research involved in creating the annual Candlelight celebration, as well as the history of the event itself.

Tryon Palace’s monthly lecture series is held in the Debnam-Hunt Board Room on the second-floor of the North Carolina History Center, overlooking the Trent River in downtown New Bern.

Tickets for each event are $6 per person and free for Tryon Palace Foundation members at the benefit level. Food is not provided and visitors are encouraged to bring a packed lunch.

For more information call 252-639-3500 or visit TryonPalace.org.

Upcoming events at Tryon Palace include:

Dec. 12: 35th annual Candlelight Christmas Celebration (First Night)

Dec. 18: A Christmas to Remember

Dec. 19: 35th annual Candlelight Christmas Celebration (Second Night)

Jan. 29: WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews, and Comfort Foods

Submitted by: Craig Ramey, Marketing and Communications Manager, Tryon Palace