May 2017 Events in and around New Bern

2nd: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00pm at the Tryon Palace Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

4th: Carolina Coast Choral Festival, 7:30pm at Garber United Methodist Church. Presented by Trent River Chamber Orchestra. Call 252-717-5667.

5th: 14th Annual Market Jam, Gate opens at 5:00pm at the New Bern Farmers Market. Presented by the Sudan Shriners Patrol.

5th – 6th: Jekyll & Hyde – The Musical, Fri – Sat: 8:00pm; Sun: 3:00pm presented by Rivertowne Players at the Masonic Theatre.

5th – 7th: Catch Me If You Can, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2:00pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

6th: Craven County Clean Sweep Event, 9:00am, at Lawson Creek Park. Call 252-633-1477.

8th – 13th: National Women Build Week presented by Habitat Craven County. If you’d like to participate, call 252-633-9559.

9th: Behind the Scenes: Spring in the Gardens, 2:00pm at the Tryon Palace Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

9th: 2017 Salute to our Veterans and Military Dinner, 6:00pm at the Havelock Tourist and Events Center. Presented by the Havelock Chamber of Commerce. Call 252-447-1101.

10th: Tryon Palace Gardens Lecture Series, 10:00am at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

10th: NC Symphony: Beethoven and Brahms, 7:30pm at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 919-733-2750.

12th: ArtWalk throughout Downtown New Bern, 5:00pm – 8:00pm, presented by the Craven Arts Council at the Bank of the Arts. 252-638-2577.

12th: ARTcrawl presented by the Greater Good Gallery, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at the Isaac Taylor House and Gardens, and numerous locations in Downtown New Bern.

12th: Uncorked – A Wine Tasting, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at Nautical Wheelers of New Bern. Call 252-514-2553.

12th – 14th: Catch Me If You Can, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2:00pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

13th: Annual 5K Fun Run/1 Mile Walk for Hunger and Kick-off Food Drive, register early online or 7:00am on race day, 901 Hwy 70, Havelock. Presented by the Federal Managers Association Chapter 21. Call 252-464-6967.

13th: Tryon Palace Gardens Lecture Series, 10:00am at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

13th: Twin Rivers Cook Off, 12:00pm – 6:00pm at Lawson Creek Park. Presented by Colorfest Inc. Call 347-415-6678.

13th: Tryon Palace Spring Tea, 2:00pm – 4:00pm on Tryon Palace’s South Lawn. Call 252-639-3500.

13th: 6th Annual Reach for the Stars Gala, 6:00pm – 12:00am at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 252-639-1936.

15th – 16th: Warrior Women Performance, 7:30pm in the Orringer Auditorium, Craven Community College. Presented by the Lifetime Learning Center. Call 252-633-2618.

19th: Lunch and Learn: Around the Tea Table, 12:00pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

19th – 20th: Catch Me If You Can, 7:30pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

20th: 10K Competitive Run, 5K Run/Walk Dog Jog, Kids Dash and Pancake Breakfast, 7:30am at the Taberna Country Club. Presented by the Twin River YMCA. Call 252-638-8799.

20th: At the Gallery: Lerner and Loewe performed by Michael Vetrano, Erin Stowe, and Mollye Otis, 7:00pm presented by the Craven Arts Council and Gallery at the Bank of the Arts. Call 252-638-2577.

20th – 21st: 2017 Antique and Classic Boat Show at the Galley Stores and Marina, 300 E. Front St. Presented by the Raleigh Durham Chapel Hill Chapter of the Antique and Classic Boat Society.

21st: Fife and Drum Corps Public Practice, 2:00pm on the Tryon Palace grounds. Call 252-639-3500.

21st: African American Heritage Tour, 2:00pm at the Tryon Palace Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

21st: Under the Streetlamp in Concert, doors open: 5:00pm, starts: 7:00pm at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Presented by the New Bern Historical Society. Call 252-638-8558.

23rd: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00pm at the Tryon Palace Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

29th: Military Appreciation Day, 9:00am – 5:00pm at the Tryon Palace. Call 252-639-3500.