Chicago, The Musical coming to New Bern

Chicago 2018
Chicago, The Musical is in town at the Historic Masonic Theatre, Rivertowne Players, at 514 Hancock St., New Bern. It’s now the #1 longest-running American musical in Broadway history. Directed by Derek Jordan, Musical Director by Anne Marie Skogsbakken and Produced by Nancy Hitchcock, CHICAGO is pure entertainment! With a legendary book by Fred Ebb and […]
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Neuse River Senior Games and Silver Arts 2018

Neuse River Senior Games
The 2018 Neuse River Senior Games and Silver Arts will be held April 16 – May 5 at various locations in Craven County. Senior Games are for individuals 50 and over featuring competition in many Olympic type sports. Silver Arts registrants can participate in Heritage, Literary, Performing or Visual Arts. Registration packets may be picked […]
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Weekend Events and Things to Do in and around New Bern

Weekend New Bern NC
1st – 28th: Tryon Civitan Club presents 8th Annual Food Drive for The Salvation Army, drop off location: The UPS Store, 1822 S. Glenburnie Rd. Call 252-637-7500. 2nd: Grand Opening Celebration of Dunkin’ Donuts at 2000 S. Glenburnie Rd. 2nd: International Film Series: Hunt for Wilderpeople, 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in Craven Community College’s Orringer Auditorium. Call […]
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World Read Aloud Day

Craven County Schools
The Student Council at H.J. MacDonald Middle School will be hosting a World Read Aloud Day event on Thursday, February 1st at 12:50 p.m.  This is a day when people all around the globe read aloud together and share stories to advocate for literacy as a human right that belongs to all people. To add to the […]
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We will miss you, Greg Smith “Mr. New Bern”

Remembering Greg Smith
Our community was shaken yesterday by the news of Greg Smith’s death. Trying not to let the sadness overwhelm my thoughts, I’m reflecting on the powerful impression Greg left on each one of us. From one-time visitors to New Bern to lifelong friends, his positive, compassionate, and fun loving personality will always be remembered. And […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for January 29th

New Bern Now's Podcast
Episode 87 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, Colleen Roberts, Susan Moffat-Thomas, Rich Sheridan with Special Guest, Clayton Cheek, and I talked about all kinds of positive things […]
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New Bern Antiques Show and Sale 2018

New Bern Antiques Show and Sale 2018
February 16 – 17: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. February 18: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. This is the New Bern Preservation Foundation’s biggest single moneymaker for operations and we hope to grow the show from over 1,700 last year to 2,200 this year. It’s on what you might call Valentine’s weekend and tickets make […]
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