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!

New Bern Parks and Recreation

Coming to New Bern…its Kidsville Club Days!

New Bern Parks and Recreation presents a new program designed for children in K-8th grades, It’s Kidsville Club Days. This program is offered on select teacher work days throughout the school year from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Children will enjoy an action-packed day of fun, games and field trips. Participants will receive pizza and …

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River Bend Community Day

River Bend Community Day

The Annual River Bend Community Day will be on October 26, 2019. Many, many yard/garage sales, Red Caboose Library Book Sale and The River Bend Garden Club Bake Sale (outside of the library). Lists of sales and maps of the town will be given out to “buyers/visitors” to the town at PierPoint development. It will be …

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New Bern Now Podsquad

New Bern Now and Beyond Podcast for October 3, 2019

Episode 126 Connecting you with our community as we talk about the people, places, and the latest happenings in and around New Bern! During the show we talked about community news from locals; along with businesses and nonprofits! We also went Staytrippin’, Daytrippin’, and Nighttrippin’! During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Colleen Roberts (City …

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Things to do in and around New Bern NC

Things to do in and around New Bern: Oct 3 – 10, 2019

Arts Around Town 4th: The Last Suit, 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at Orringer Auditorium. Presented by the Lifetime Learning Center at Craven Community College. Call 252-633-2618. 4th: NC Radio Jam, 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the New Bern Farmers Market. 4th: An Evening of Mozart & Elgar with Conductor Wesley Schulz, 7:00 p.m. at Temple Church. …

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NC Radio Jam

Radio Jam Brings Free Family Friendly Event to New Bern

New Bern, N.C. – Curtis Media Group is partnering with Blackbeard’s Triple Play Restaurant & Sports Bar to host RADIO JAM, a free family-friendly event in downtown New Bern. Attendees are welcome to enjoy this free outdoor festival, filled with activities designed for adults and kids to have a fun-filled evening. “We are very excited …

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New Bern Now Magazine - 4th Qtr 2019

Read New Bern Now’s Magazine (Oct – Dec 2019) Online – Coming Soon in Print

Check out New Bern Now’s Magazine for October – December, 2019. It will hit the streets soon! The Interactive Edition is available now, view it here. Read feature articles about Michaelé Rose Watson: Rebirth of The Crystal Lady; Howard Matthews – “New Bern’s Music Man”; Award Winning Author Michelle Garren Flye; and Capt Kevin Dewar – …

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City Hall Clock Tower by Dave Cowles

Things to do in and around New Bern: Sept 26 – Oct 3, 2019

Arts Around Town 27th – 29th: Disney “Alice in Wonderland” JR, Fri – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 3:00 p.m. at the Masonic Theatre. Presented by RiverTowne Players. Call 252-633-3318. 28th: Walk-In Bathtub’s Improvised Comedy Show, 7:30 p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567. Community Engagement Sept 26th – Oct 6th: Craven County Fair at the Craven …

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New Bern Academy Museum

HistoriCorps Returns to New Bern for Academy Restoration, Seeks Volunteers

New Bern, NC – HistoriCorps, a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to engaging volunteers on the rehabilitation of historic structures for public benefit, in collaboration with the Tryon Palace Foundation, return to New Bern for preservation of the New Bern Academy from October 20 – November 15, 2019. HistoriCorps is seeking volunteers to help restore this community resource …

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New Bern Walk to End Alzheimers 2019

Walk to End Alzheimer’s Scheduled for November 3rd

The New Bern Walk to End Alzheimer’s enters its seventh year November 3rd again at the Galley Store and Marina East Front Street.  Hundreds of walkers have raised over $200,000 from their friends, relatives and business associates across the US to help the Alzheimer’s Association raise awareness, fund research and patient care.  This year’s committee, …

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New Bern Now Podsquad

New Bern Now and Beyond Podcast for September 19, 2019

Episode 125 Connecting you with our community as we talk about the people, places, and the latest happenings in and around New Bern! During the show we talked about community news from locals; along with businesses and nonprofits! We also went Staytrippin’, Daytrippin’, and Nighttrippin’! During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Colleen Roberts (City …

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