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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!

Shop Class’s upcoming DIY Workshop

Shop Class New Bern
Shop Class’s DIY Workshop at 406 Guion Street is located in an industrial area north of New Bern’s Downtown Historic Neighborhood between George and North Craven Streets. Instructor: A. E. “Joe” Clay, Shipwright & Fine Furniture Maker The novice woodworker (or woodworkers) with limited experience, will have the opportunity to hone their woodworking skills and […]
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Neuse River Studio Tour

Neuse River Artist Studio Tour
New Event Showcases Artists and their Workspace to Public May 5 & 6, 2018 Join us for the first Annual Neuse River Artist Studio Tour on May 5th and 6th. This event showcases local artists, their process, and their creative spaces in New Bern and the surrounding area. The tour is self guided and free […]
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Register now for upcoming Summer Camps

Summer Camp
We’ve done our best to compile a list of organizations that offer summer camps for the kids! Please let us know if you are aware of any other summer camps and we’ll add them to the list. Thank you! Aviation Summer Flight Camp (Tradewind Aviation), 820 Aviation Dr., 636-0716 Boys & Girls Clubs of The […]
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Barbershop Goes Rock n’ Roll

Southern Gentlemen Barbershop Chorus
Sh-Boom! Sh-Boom! Barbershop Goes Rock n’ Roll when the Southern Gentlemen Barbershop Chorus rolls out their 25th annual show at Grover C. Fields Performing Arts Center on Saturday, April 28th at 7:30 p.m. The Southern Gentlemen Barbershop Chorus … recognized for its “Singing Valentines” as well as its charitable support of many local civic groups, […]
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New Bern Parks & Recreation presents The Cooking Camp

New Bern Parks and Recreation
The Cooking Camp is a unique introduction to cooking. Participants will learn culinary skills, food safety tips, shopping on a budget and more. Chefs will create their own cookbook and end each week with an exciting excursion. Cooking Camp offers 4 sessions serving kids 6th – 8th grade. For additional information, contact Shelley Collins at […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for April 9th, 2018

New Bern and Beyond Podsquad
Episode 91 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: George Oliver (Oliver and Cheek), Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), Susan Moffat-Thomas (Adult Enrichment Program), Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map) […]
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Spotlight on Events and Things to Do in and around New Bern this Week

Things to do New Bern NC
Through the 30th: Happenings Live at The City Laundry 9th – 10th: NC Human Trafficking Commission’s Regional Symposium at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 919-716-6497. 10th: Behind the Scenes: Conservation Lab, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500. 10th: Business Tax Essentials, 3:00 p.m. at Craven Community College’s Small Business Center. Call 252-638-1008. 11th: Lunch […]
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408 Hancock Art Studio and Gallery

408 Hancock Studio Space
Calling All Artists New Bern Parks & Recreation is seeking emerging to mid-range local artists in need of studio space, who are interested in working in an open studio setting with public interaction, at our new Art gallery. Our Studio Artists will be a part of New Bern’s growing art scene, bringing culture and vibrancy […]
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Encore: Ordinary Women, Extraordinary Deeds

Ordinary Women
Historical Society’s Previously Sold Out Women’s History Month Event Will Repeat An encore presentation of Ordinary Women, Extraordinary Deeds will be presented at the Craven County Library on Johnson Street at 3pm on Sunday, April 22. This event was so overwhelmingly popular that the New Bern Historical Society is bringing it back by popular demand! […]
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April Happenings Live at The City Laundry

Live at The City Laundry
Tuesdays in April! Local Bands and Brews hosted by Parker Millar, 7:30 p.m. These events will feature performances from 4-5 bands weekly. The kitchen at Live will be offering up some delicious new menu items to enhance the experience. No cover charge. Wednesdays in April! Artists Alive. Presenting a weekly interactive event to promote and […]
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