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!

True Justice International Sports Camp

True Justice International hosts 3rd Annual Freedom Sports Camp

True Justice International’s 3rd Annual Freedom Sports Camp is here again! July 23rd – 26th, Monday – Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The four-day summer camp is for all boys and girls, ages 6 and up who will have the option of Ninja classes, basketball, baseball or beach volleyball instruction. Your child can …

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New Bern Now Podsquad

New Bern and Beyond Podcast for July 2, 2018

Episode 97 Find out the latest 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), Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), George Oliver (Oliver and Cheek, PLLC), and I talked about …

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Neuse River - Union Point Park

Latest happenings and things to do in and around New Bern through July 8th

1st: New Bern Community Drum Circle, 6:30 p.m. at Union Point Park. Presented by Andrea Clements Thompson and New Bern Parks and Recreation. 3rd: Jonkonnu Workshop, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500. 3rd: Behind The Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation.  Call 252-639-3500. 4th: July 4th Flag Tournament, …

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Alyson Sheedy

Show your support and join Alyson Sheedy for her Seattle Bound Party

Alyson Sheedy is heading to Seattle to participate in the 2018 USA Special Olympic Summer Games I am the proud big sister of Alyson Sheedy! She is the young lady from New Bern (Craven County) who is participating in the 2018 USA Special Olympic Summer Games next month! Alyson will be representing NC in swimming. …

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Mitchell Hardware and Accidental Artist

Latest happenings and things to do in and around New Bern through July 1st

26th: Jonkonnu Workshop, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500. 26th: Behind The Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation.  Call 252-639-3500. 26th: North Carolina Symphony Performance, 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. on Tryon Palace’s South Lawn.  Call 252-639-3500. 26th: Student Financial Aid Event, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at …

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CrossFit Burn

CrossFit Burn will hold its first annual “Burn Out”

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Creekside Park and CrossFit Burn Event Starts at 9 a.m. 4-person Co-ed Teams. 60 athletes will compete in a series of events for a chance to walk away with $500 cash and prizes. This event is free for all spectators. The Tiny Tornado food truck and Brutopia Brewing Company will …

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New Bern Parks and Recreation

2nd Annual Youth Track and Field Clinic

Presented by New Bern Parks and Recreation Saturday, June 30th! New Bern Parks and Recreation will be hosting its 2nd Annual Youth Track and Field Clinic this Summer. This Clinic is for youth ages 5 – 14 and will take place on Saturday, June 30th at New Bern High School between 10:00am until 2:00pm. During …

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PIE Grant - Camping with Critters

“Camping with Critters” PIE Grant

Diane Bondurant with James W. Smith Elementary won a Spring Cycle PIE Grant, “Camping with Critters,” for $904. This grant allowed every K-2 student at James W. Smith Elementary with the opportunity of observing, nurturing, and caring for a Painted Lady Butterfly. They each experienced the egg-to-caterpillar-to-chrysalis-to-butterfly-to-egg miracle! For information on how you or your …

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North Carolina Symphony New Bern

North Carolina Symphony’s coming to New Bern

UPDATE: Due to inclement weather, the North Carolina Symphony’s “Concerts in Your Community” will be visiting New Bern, June 26, at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. This event is free and open to the public; no ticket is required. Conducted by Wesley Schultz, the North Carolina Symphony invites guests to enjoy great moments in …

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New Bern Now's Podsquad with Special Guests

New Bern and Beyond Podcast for June 18, 2018

Episode 96 Find out the latest 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: Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), George Oliver (Oliver & Cheek, PLLC), Susan Moffat-Thomas, and I talked about all kinds of positive …

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