The Bears performing Acoustic Concert in New Bern

The Bears Band

The Bears, New Bern’s favorite oldies band, will perform on acoustic instruments at Trent River Coffee Company, in New Bern, on Friday, February 3.  Leaving their electric instruments and amplifiers at home, this will be a performance of the greatest songs of 1950’s, -60’s, and -70’s, accompanied by acoustic instruments! Who are The Bears? – […]




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The Blibbering Humdingers coming to New Bern

Blibbering Humdingers

Wizard Rock descends on New Bern! Saturday, February 4 “What is a wizard rock band?” you ask. The Blibbering Humdingers specialize in music about Harry Potter, Doctor Who, Celtic Myth, medieval fantasy, and science fiction. Scott & Kirsten Vaughan of Cary, NC began performing together in 1992 and have played hundreds of shows over the […]




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The Rhone Sisters, A Force for New Bern

Charlotte Rhone

New Bern Historical Society Lunch & Learn – February 8th The Rhone sisters – Charlotte, Henrietta, Carrie, and Amy — lived and worked in New Bern from the mid-1870s until middle 1960s, but their legacy as community leaders lives on today. Charlotte was the first African American registered nurse in the state, and perhaps in […]




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Elks to Host Annual Pre-Super Bowl Cookout

New Bern Elks BBQ Ribs

Elks Lodge 764 of New Bern, in conjunction with Piggly Wiggly, will again host, “The Big Game and BBQ Spare Ribs” to benefit area Veterans with focus on residents of the North Carolina Veterans Home, in Kinston. The cookout is scheduled for February 4th, the day before the Super Bowl. Full slabs of pork ribs […]




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A Night To Remember 2016 Annual Awards Gala

New Bern Civic Theatre Gala 2017

New Bern Civic Theatre Salutes Her Brightest Stars – On and Off Stage on Saturday, February 4, 2017, at 7pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre, 414 Pollock St. Admission is free and everyone is invited. RSVP required. Join NBCT for the 2016 Awards Gala. Relive the 2016 Season and celebrate! Each year, the New Bern Civic Theatre takes […]




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Upcoming Weekend Happenings in and around New Bern

Sudan Shriners Parade

27th: WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews, and Comfort Foods, 5:30pm – 8:30pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3525. 27th: “Around the World in 80 Tunes” presented by Simon Spalding, 6:00pm at the Trent River Coffee Company. Call 252-514-2030. 27th – 28th: “Next to Normal”, 7:30pm presented by the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567. 28th: Plunge to Freedom, 9:00am at […]




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