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Where Locals Eat

From fine dining to small cafes, find out the best places to eat in and around New Bern, North Carolina!

Newcomers Club celebrates 30th Anniversary

Check out the latest happenings this weekend in New Bern, NC!

What are you doing this weekend? Here’s a list of things to do to give you some ideas: 19th: African-American Lecture: “Differing Views, NC Women on the Homefront 1860 – 1865”, Guest Speaker: LeRae Umfleet , 7:00pm, Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center. For details, call 252-639-3500 19th – 22th: Cabaret, Thurs …

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Check out the latest happenings with Artwalk this Friday in Downtown New Bern!

Photo by: Artist Michaelé Rose Watson Laura Johnson had the pleasure of interviewing local artists, Lisa Bisbee and Michaelé Rose Watson, about the upcoming Artwalk. Listen to the interview here: https://newbernnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/NBN-Art-Walk-071312.mp3 Join art enthusiasts this weekend during New Bern’s Artwalk, 5pm – 9pm, at numerous locations throughout the Downtown area. Photo of Lisa …

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Bear City Fudge Company and Ali Smith Cake Design open second Location on Trent Road!

When I heard that Ali Smith Cake Design and Bear City Fudge Company have opened a second location on Trent Road, I had to stop by to learn more! I visited Kelly Whitley, owner of Bear City Fudge Company, at the Downtown New Bern location to learn about her merger with Ali Smith, …

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michaele rose watson artwork at mjs raw bar

Michaelé Rose Watson Exhibits Conceptual Artwork

Michaelé Rose Watson exhibits conceptual artwork at MJ’s Raw Bar As a scrumptious visual treat, visit downtown 216 Middle Street at MJ’s Raw Bar & Grill to view amazing conceptual paintings by Michaelé Rose Watson.  The walls are adorned with rich colors and textures representing sea creature and environments, shells, octopus, jellyfish on thick-depthed box …

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New Area Restaurants Add Exciting Tastes and Flavors – 9th Annual “Taste of Coastal Carolina”

> Taste Co-Chairs Diane Baldwin and Sherrie Starr present the Peppermill Trophy for Best Restaurant to Chef Smoke Boyd of The Flame. Photo by: Rick Meyer The 9th annual Taste of Coastal Carolina was held on Tuesday, March 13th at the Riverfront Convention Center in New Bern, to benefit the Neuse RIVERKEEPER Foundation.  …

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Swiss Bear is gearing up for MUMFEST 2012…See their NEW blog to find out more!

  SeaFair photo provided by Swiss Bear Congratulations, Swiss Bear Downtown Development Corporation for creating your NEW blog! “We are gearing up for MUMFEST to include the new venue of SeaFair, the 228 foot yacht with three floors of art from local, area and national artist. It will be docked at the Hilton …

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