New Bern Calendar of Events 2021

Community Relations Day at Lawson Creek Park in New Bern, NC
Community Relations Day at Lawson Creek Park

December

2nd: Holiday Recital by Erika Butters, 12:15 p.m. at Christ Church, 320 Pollock St.

2nd: An Evening with Boomerang, 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. at The Harbour Pointe Grille, 1105 Barkentine Dr. in Fairfield Harbour. Call 203-223-2588.

Rowland and The Home Sales Team

3rd: Christmas Light Tour by Carriage, 3:00 pm. – 8:00 p.m. at Nautical Wheelers, corner of S Front and Craven Streets.

3rd: LIVE Window Displays, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Downtown New Bern.

Pancakes for PIE

4th: Pancakes for PIE, 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. at Morgan’s Tavern & Grill. Call 252-514-6321.

4th: Santa Paws, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Bank of the Arts, 317 Middle St. Call 252-638-2577.

4th: Shredding Events Fundraiser, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Fairfield Harbour Community Center & 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at Cotton Funeral Home on Neuse Blvd.

4th: New Bern/Jaycees Christmas Parade, 3:00 p.m, Downtown New Bern.

4th: 37th Annual Coastal Christmas Flotilla at Union Point Park. Activities begin at 4:30 p.m.

4th: 29th Annual Crystal Coast Christmas Flotilla at Morehead City waterfront at 5:30 p.m. and Beaufort waterfront at 6:15 p.m. Call 252-728-2762.

10th – 11th: Christmas Light Tour by Carriage, 3:00 pm. – 8:00 p.m. at Nautical Wheelers, corner of S Front & Craven Streets.

10th: Critters Exhibition & Reception, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Bank of the Arts, 317 Middle St. Call 252-637-2588.

10th: 10th Annual Canterbury Christmas Light Ride, 6:30 p.m. at Bangert Elementary, 3712 Canterbury Rd, Trent Woods. Call 252-638-1544.

10th: 37th Annual Christmas Concert, 7:00 p.m. at Fairfield Community Center, 104 Marina Dr.

10th: All That’s Beary and Bright ArtWalk, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Community Artists & Gallery Studio, 309 Middle St.  Call 252-633-3715.

10th: Christmas Concert & Dinner featuring Brooke McBride, 7:00 p.m. at Stanly Hall Ballroom, 249 Craven St. Call 252-626-3723.

10th: Holiday Recital by Erika Butters, 6:00 pm & 7:00 pm at Christ Church, 320 Pollock St.

11th: Cars and Coffee New Bern, 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., behind Belk.

11th: 22nd Annual Cookie Walk, 10:00 a.m. at Harrison Center, 311 Middle St. Call 252-631-1474.

11th: New Bern Police Dept.’s Stuff the SRV for Toys for Tots, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Walmart on MLK Blvd.

11th: Havelock Christmas Parade, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Call 252-444-6429.

11th: 22nd Annual Holiday Homes Tour, “The Holly and the Ivy,” 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Call 252-638-2577.

12th: 37th Annual Christmas Concert, 3:00 p.m. at St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 1605 Neuse Blvd.

12th: Critters Exhibit Reception, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Bank of the Arts, 317 Middle St. Call 252-638-2577.

13th: 37th Annual Christmas Concert, 7:00 p.m. at Fairfield Community Center, 104 Marina Dr.

16th: Little Talks: A Lecture by Steve Zawistowski, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Bank of the Arts, 317 Middle St. Call 252-638-2577.

17th – 18th: Christmas Light Tour by Carriage, 3:00 pm. – 8:00 p.m. at Nautical Wheelers, corner of S Front & Craven Streets.

18th: 15th Annual Santa Paws Parade, 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., meet at corner of S Front & Craven Street. Call 252-637-0247.

Check out the New Bern Music Calendar – It’s a great resource to help you follow and support local bands

Visit the New Bern Farmer’s Market every Saturday, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 421 S. Front St. Call 252-633-0043.

January 2022

7th: “All is True” (2018) International Film, 2:30 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m. at Craven Community College’s Orringer Auditorium. Call 252-633-2618.

9th: Jim Hodges’ New Bern on the Move Encore, 2:00 p.m. at Craven Community College’s Orringer Auditorium, 800 College Court. Call 252-638-8558.

21st: John Brown’s “Little” Big Band (Big Band/Swing), 7:30 p.m., Craven Community College’s Orringer Auditorium, 800 College Court. View music video previews or purchase tickets.

Check out the New Bern Music Calendar – It’s a great resource to help you follow and support local bands

Visit the New Bern Farmer’s Market every Saturday, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 421 S. Front St. Call 252-633-0043.

February

4th: “Ali”s Wedding” (2017) International Film, 2:30 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m. at Craven Community College’s Orringer Auditorium. Call 252-633-2618.

24th: Empty Bowls New Bern, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Temple Church, 1500 Kingdom Way. Call ​252-638-2577. 

26th: Trolley Run, 8:00 a.m., a one-mile run/walk event.

26th: 6th Annual Ghent-New Bern Mardi Gras parade and festival, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Check out the New Bern Music Calendar – It’s a great resource to help you follow and support local bands

Visit the New Bern Farmer’s Market every Saturday, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 421 S. Front St. Call 252-633-0043.

March

4th: Bonus Film Event – “The Artist’s Garden: American Impressionism”, 2:30 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m. at Craven Community College’s Orringer Auditorium. Call 252-633-2618.

18th: “The Road to Mother” (2019) International Film, 2:30 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m. at Craven Community College’s Orringer Auditorium. Call 252-633-2618.

31st: North Carolina Baroque Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., Craven Community College’s Orringer Auditorium, 800 College Court.View music video previews or purchase tickets.

Check out the New Bern Music Calendar – It’s a great resource to help you follow and support local bands

Visit the New Bern Farmer’s Market every Saturday, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 421 S. Front St. Call 252-633-0043.

April

1st: “Shoplifters” (2018) International Film, 2:30 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m. in Craven Community College’s Orringer Auditorium. Call 252-633-2618.

29th: “Come What May” (2015) International Film, 2:30 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 7:30 p.m. in Craven Community College’s Orringer Auditorium. Call 252-633-2618.

Check out the New Bern Music Calendar – It’s a great resource to help you follow and support local bands

Visit the New Bern Farmer’s Market every Saturday, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 421 S. Front St. Call 252-633-0043.