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Arts and Culture in New Bern

Find out what’s happening with the Arts and Culture scene in and around New Bern, North Carolina!

New Bern and Beyond Podcast for June 18, 2018

New Bern Now's Podsquad with Special Guests
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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“Footloose on the Neuse” Summer Concert Series returns with the Soul Psychedelique Orchestra!

Footloose on the Neuse
Friday, June 15th The Trent Cadillac – GMC “Footloose on the Neuse” Summer Concert Series, presented by New Bern Parks and Recreation returns on Friday, June 15th to Union Point Park, 210 East Front Street in downtown New Bern. The Soul Psychedelique Orchestra is the featured performer.  This popular band has an extensive music library covering […]
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At the Gallery: American Composer Finale

At the Gallery: American Composer Finale
Craven Arts Council’s signature concert series wraps up with finale of works from the season June 23, 2018 at 7 p.m. Craven Arts Council and Gallery is proud to present” At the Gallery: American Composer Finale,” performed by Yolanda Hall and Stephen Anderson. The final concert of the season will feature music from each of […]
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Tryon Palace to Implement Monday Closures Beginning July 1

Tryon Palace
Beginning July 1, Tryon Palace will be closed to the public on Mondays. This closure will affect all Tryon Palace properties, including the Governor’s Palace and grounds, historic buildings, gardens, and the North Carolina History Center. The Tryon Palace Commission determined that the weekly closure was necessary to ensure that Tryon Palace can continue to […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for June 4, 2018

New Bern Now Podsquad
Episode 95 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: Jane Maulucci (The Reactive Voice), Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map), and I talked about all kinds of positive things happening in […]
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Latest happenings and things to do in and around New Bern through June 10th

Neuse River - Union Point Park
5th: Jonkonnu Workshop, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500. 5th: Behind The Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation.  Call 252-639-3500. 5th: Nexus Poet’s presents Poetry Open Mike with Katie Bowler Young, 7:30 p.m. at New Bern Arts and Wellness Center, 919 Broad St. 7th: Coastal Women’s Forum Annual […]
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Tryon Civitan Club’s Charity Auction

Tryon Civitan Club Charity Auction
The Tryon Civitan Club will be having a Charity Auction on Saturday, June 16th at the Harrison Center located at 311 Middle St in New Bern. Preview of the items will begin at 5:00 p.m. with the auction starting at 6:00 p.m. Mike Best is the auctioneer & there’ll be live as well as silent […]
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Y.E.S. Summer Camp

New Bern Parks and Recreation
Our experienced staff is eager to welcome your children to Youth Enjoying Summer Camp. Y.E.S camp is geared for children ages 5-12. Y.E.S Camp activities include bowling, skating, swimming, arts and crafts, movies, field trips and much more. YES Summer Camp offers four sessions: *June 18th – June 29th *July 2nd – July 13th * […]
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“Honey Bee Day” 2018

Honey Bee Day
Craven-Pamlico Beekeepers Association presents “Honey Bee Day”, on Saturday, June 23 from 9 a.m.to Noon. It will be held at Poor Charlie’s Antique Mall. – SEE Live Honey Bees in an Observation Hive – TALK to Beekeepers about this Fascinating Hobby – LEARN about Honey Bees – Their Benefits and Behavior – LOCAL Honey for […]
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Director’s Gallery: Carolyn Curran

Heads by Carolyn Curran
Acclaimed Miniaturist to be featured at Bank of the Arts Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present the work of Carolyn Curran in the Director’s Gallery at Bank of the Arts for the month of June 2018. An accomplished potter, Curran is known for her work in historical miniatures. Craven Arts Council will […]
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