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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!

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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New Football Coach Named at New Bern High

New Bern High School Football
During a special announcement at New Bern High School, Mr. Steve Tapley was named the new head football coach. Prior to his arrival at New Bern, Tapley coached the offensive line for four years while serving as the Run Game Coordinator, Offensive Coordinator, and Assistant Head Coach under Ron Turner at Wilkes Central High School […]
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Home Run for Habitat

Habitat for Humanity of Craven County
A Game with the Down East Wood Duck to Support Habitat for Humanity of Craven County Habitat for Humanity of Craven County is teaming up with the Down East Wood Ducks to support the building of houses in partnership with local families. The Wood Ducks game will be on Saturday, June 30, 2018 and you […]
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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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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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Latest Happenings and Things to do in New Bern through June 3rd

New Bern NC
May 1st – 31st: Tryon Civitan Food Drive benefiting Religious Community Services, drop off location is the UPS Store, 1822 S. Glenburnie Rd. Call 252-637-7500. 29th: Behind The Scenes: Museum Technology, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation.  Call 252-639-3500. 31st: Knights of Columbus “Yard Sale”, Thurs: 7:00 a.m. – 12 :00 p.m.; Fri – Sat: […]
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A Ride to Remember

A Ride to Remember
June 2, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Alzheimer’s of Eastern North Carolina and HomePlace of New Bern are sponsoring the 2nd Annual Ride to Remember on Saturday, June 2 at 8:00 a.m. It starts and ends at HomePlace of New Bern at 1309 McCarthy Blvd. Cyclists have the option of three distances: 5 miles, […]
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