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City Hall Clock Tower by Dave Cowles

Things to do in and around New Bern: Oct 10 – 17, 2019

Arts Around Town 11th: “Before Your Last Breath” Meet the Author – Jilliana Raymond, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at The Next Chapter Books & Art. Community Engagement 11th – 13th: Fall Garden Lover’s Weekend on Tryon Palace’s Grounds. Call 252-639-3500. 11th – 13th: MUMFEST 2019 in Downtown New Bern. Presented by Swiss Bear. Call 252-288-9825. 12th: Household Hazardous Waste Collection …

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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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Mitchell Hardware and Accidental Artist

First round: Things to do during your free time

Now that New Bern Now’s Magazine is at the printers, we’re ready to get back to normal operations. There’s so much going on in and around town that we’d like to report on. First, we’d like to give you the results of one the questions on our last survey. We really appreciate everyone who shared …

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Union Point Park

Fun Found Around Town May 23-30, 2019

Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm. Thursday: May 23, 2019 Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers the sounds of Bonnie Shirk will play tonight from 6-9 pm upstairs in the piano bar. City Stage New Bern  901B …

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New Bern, NC

Fun Found Around Town May 2 – 8, 2019

Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm.   Thursday: May 2, 2019 Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers the sounds of Patrick Reid who will play tonight from 6-9 pm upstairs in the piano bar. City Stage …

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Trent River Railroad Bridge, New Bern, NC

Fun Found Around Town March 21-27, 2019

Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm.   Thursday: March 21, 2019 Captain Ratty’s Steak & Seafood Restaurant, 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers dinner and music now on Thursdays in the piano bar. This week Wyldwood Bluegrass Band will be offering the …

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Christ Church - Downtown New Bern NC

Week Ahead: Things to do in and around New Bern through August 25th

1st – 31st: 5th Annual “No Child Wet Behind” Diaper Drive present by the Tryon Civitan Club. Diapers can be dropped off at the UPS Store, 1822 S. Glenburnie Rd. Call 252-288-6983. 21st: Behind the Scenes: Conservation Lab, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500. 23rd: Coco – Summer 2018 Children’s Movies Series, 6:00 p.m. …

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New Bern and Beyond Podsquad

New Bern and Beyond Podcast for August 13th, 2018

Celebrating our 100th Episode 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: Laura Johnson (New Bern Now), Lisa Bisbee-Lentz (Greater Good Gallery), Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map), Susan …

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Footloose on the Neuse

“Footloose on the Neuse” Summer Concert Series debuts on May 25th

The “Footloose on the Neuse” Summer Concert Series, presented by New Bern Parks and Recreation will premiere on Friday, May 25th at Union Point Park, 210 East Front Street in downtown New Bern.  This new, family friendly event includes live music on select Friday evenings throughout the summer from 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.  Admission …

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