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!

Things to do in and around New Bern NC

Things to do in and around New Bern: September 19 – 27, 2019

Arts Around Town 20th – 22nd: I Hate Hamlet at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Sponsored by the Law Offices of Oliver & Cheek. 21st: At the Gallery: McCartney and Lennon at the Bank of the Arts. Presented by the Craven Arts Council and Gallery. 27th – 29th: Disney “Alice in Wonderland” JR at the Masonic Theatre. …

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New Bern Now Magazine Photo Shoot

Join us for Photo Shoot for New Bern Now Magazine Cover at Kidsville

Photo Shoot on September 21st Members of our community came together to build Kidsville 2.0 and we’d like to highlight everyone who was involved! If you didn’t have a chance to participate in the build, we’re also inviting parents to bring their children who play there! Please join us on September 21st at 2 p.m. …

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Veteran's Organic Garden

Veterans Employment Base Camp and Organic Garden Hosting AGVET Agricultural Training

“Meet and Greet”: Farming and Business Organizations New Bern, N.C. – On October 4, 2019, The Veterans Employment Base Camp and Organic Garden (VEBCOG) will be holding a AGVET Agricultural training “Meet and Greet”: Farming and Business Organizations. The event will include speakers from FEDERAL, STATE and LOCAL agencies in the Eastern North Carolina area such …

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Trent River Railroad Bridge, New Bern, NC

Fun Found Around Town ~ September 12 – 19, 2019

Arts Around Town 13th: ArtWalk – New Bern, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., presented by the Craven Arts Council at the Bank of the Arts, Greater Good Gallery, and numerous locations in Downtown and around New Bern. 252-638-2577. 13th – 15th: I Hate Hamlet, Fri – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 2:00 p.m. at the New Bern Civic …

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Coastal Women's Forum

Join the Coastal Women’s Forum with Speaker Tharesa Lee for Lunch and Networking

Coastal Women’s Forum will hold its next daytime meeting from noon to 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday September 18, at the New Bern Golf and Country Club. Registration and networking will begin at 11:30 a.m. The meeting cost, which includes a buffet lunch, is $18 for members and $23 for visitors. This month’s speaker will be …

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New Bern Now Magazine - 10th Anniversary Edition 2019

Last Call for Announcements and Advertising in New Bern Now Magazine

Do you have a community announcement, or an event scheduled for October – December 2019? This is your chance to get your message out! Readers are locals and visitors to our community and reaches over 26,000 people on a quarterly basis. Deadline is September 14th. Since 2009, our goal is to connect you with the …

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Union Point Park

Join the Craven County Clean Sweep for October “Big Sweep”

Craven County Clean Sweep sponsors four annual clean up events on the first Saturdays of February, May, August and October to help keep New Bern streets and waterways free of litter. The upcoming one (aka Big Sweep) will be Saturday, October 5th, but if that day is not convenient, you can choose another day that …

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City of New Bern Evac Zone A

Voluntary Evacuation Order Issued for 2pm Wednesday for Zone A

Four shelters opening in advance of hurricane Dorian City officials have received word from Craven County leaders that a voluntary evacuation order has been issued for residents living in Zone A as of 2pm Wednesday, September 4th.  Four shelters are being opened to accommodate evacuees. Craven County is participating in a pilot program called the …

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Hurricane Recovery

Hurricane Dorian – Should We Stay or Should We Go?

Hurricane Dorian’s path is unknown during the time of writing this. As of 12 p.m., September 2, it’s a Category 4 moving at 1 mph outside the Bahamas. It looks like it’s heading towards the East Coast of Florida, but there’s a lot of unknowns. According to The Weather Channel, Dorian’s projected path has it …

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New Bern and Beyond Podsquad

We’re excited to announce: The Podsquad is going on the Road…Live!

We started podcasting in 2012. Laura Johnson and I would travel around town with our computer and mixer to interview local non-profits and businesses. After recording and editing the audio, we took 3 – 5 minute snippets and aired them as “Community Segments” on WNOS 103.9FM and 1450AM and were published on NewBernNow.com and our …

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