New Bern’s Outdoor Life

Enjoy the great outdoors – boating, fishing, golfing, hunting, swimming, camping, and much more in and around New Bern, North Carolina!

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We’ve recently received an increase in requests from people wanting to know how they can promote their events and/or share information on NewBernNow.com, in New Bern’s Ledger Magazine, and on New Bern and Beyond Podcast. Our goal is to provide information that educates, enriches, entertains and/or enlightens our audience. If you’re interested, you can: You …

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Tracey Stones

Happy, Happy New Year 2019!

“There are far better things ahead than any we leave behind.” – CS Lewis We hope your New Year is filled with happiness, good health, and prosperity! We would like to thank our advertisers for believing in our efforts to promote the people, places, and great things happening in the greater New Bern area. We truly …

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WinterFeast New Bern, NC

WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews and Comfort Foods

January 25, 2019 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Shuck your winter shell as Tryon Palace’s WinterFeast oyster roast returns to the North Carolina History Center in 2019. Dive into a table full of fresh, local, steamed oysters, sample classic winter favorites like chowders, shrimp and grits, and jambalaya prepared by your favorite local chefs, and wash …

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Events New Bern NC

New Year’s Eve Weekend Roundup: Things to do in and around New Bern

28th: Gene Gregory Live, 7:00 p.m. – 10 p.m. at BrÜtopia Brewery. Call 252-631-5142. 28th: Gary Dudley and The Maxxtone’s Live, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at The Brown Pelican. Call 252-631-5008. 28th: Hypnotist Johnny Peyton – The Hypno Dr, 8:00 p.m. – 10 p.m. at The City Stage. Call 252-631-5122. 28th: Bryan Mayer Live, 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 …

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New Bern Parks and Recreation

New Year’s Eve Block Party comes to New Bern on December 31!

The City of New Bern is pleased to announce a new holiday event, The New Year’s Eve Block Party! This event is presented by Toyota of New Bern, and will be held on Monday, December 31st downtown at the intersection of Craven and Pollock Streets, in front of City Hall. The fun begins at 5:30 p.m. Admission …

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Feeding birds at Union Point Park

Feeling Overwhelmed? Enjoy the Great Outdoors!

“In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.” – John Muir Stress can be positive in short bursts and it may help us get motivated, focus, and improve performance. But if the stress becomes long term, it negatively impacts our lives and it can lead to depression or other health problems. …

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EAA Chapter 1171 Memorial Scholarship

Ingrid Watts Awarded EAA Chapter 1171 Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship in Memory of Hunter Spencer, Joe Corby, and Frank Albertini The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Chapter 1171 presented the Memorial Scholarship for $2,200 to Ingrid Watts in honor of the late Hunter Spencer, Joe Corby, and Frank Albertini on December 21, 2018. Chapter President Karen Baskin, Virginia Spencer, and Ann Corby were excited to …

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If so, we would love to hear from you! New Bern Now was created to share information and current events about the people, places, interesting stories, and/or things to do in the Greater New Bern area. We’re going on 10 years and we’ve learned a lot about our community from everyone who has shared information …

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Weekend Events New Bern

Weekend Roundup: Things to do in and around New Bern

21st: Free Classic Christmas Cartoons Showing, 5:00 p.m. at the Bank of the Arts. Call 252-638-2577. 21st: Around the World in 80 Carols with Simon Spalding, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at Bella’s Café and Catering, 323 Middle St. Call 252-633-7900. 21st: Trainwreck Live, 7:30 p.m. at Blackbeard’s Triple Play Restaurant. Call 252-635-0322. 22nd: 12th Annual Santa Paws …

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New Bern Now Podsquad

New Bern and Beyond Podcast for December 17, 2018

Episode 107 Find out the latest “positive” news and information about our beautiful and happening town of New Bern and Beyond. Beyond, meaning our travels throughout Eastern North Carolina! During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map), Susan Moffat-Thomas, Kathy Morrison (New Bern Historical Society), Colleen Roberts (City of New …

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