September 2017 Events in and around New Bern

2nd: ‘Piggin & Grinnin’: Celebrating BBQ & Bluegrass, 9:00am – 10:00pm at Tryon Palace’s South Lawn. Call 252-639-3524.

2nd: Stanly-Spaight Duel, 4:00pm at the New Bern Academy Green. Call 252-639-3587.

5th: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

8th: 4th Annual Craven County Veterans Stand-down, 9:00am – 1:00pm at the New Bern National Guard Armory.

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

8th: Artwalk presented by CAW Center for the Arts, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at 415 Broad St. Call 252-571-8566.

8th: 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.

8th – 10th: Around the World in 80 Days, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2:00pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

9th: 4th Annual Craven County Veterans Stand-down, 9:00am – 1:00pm at New Beginnings Ministry, 30 Park Ave in Havelock.

9th – 10th: Bike MS: Historic New Bern, at Union Point Park. Call 800-344-4867.

13th: Lunch and Learn: Horace Mewborn and Wade Sokolosky “Civil War Battles in Coastal NC”, 11:30am – 1:pm at the Chelsea Restaurant. Call 252-638-8558.

13th: Palace Pours: Oktoberfest, 5:30pm – 7:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Commission House. Call 252-639-3500.

15th: Lunch and Learn: From Receipt Book to Cookbook, 12:00pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

15th – 17th: Around the World in 80 Days, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2:00pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

16th: 2nd Annual Poker Run, 9:00am at the VFW Post 2514. Call 252-637-9222.

16th: Tryon Palace Gardens Lecture Series, 10:00am at the Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

16th: Lanterns on the Lawn: A Family Campout, 2:00pm – 10:00am on the 17th on Tryon Palace’s South Lawn. Call 252-639-3524.

16th: Concert for Cancer – A Celebration of Life, 6:00pm at the Doubletree by Hilton. Benefit for CarolinaEast Foundation and METAvivor Research and Support.

19th: Behind the Scenes: Gardens, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

22nd – 24th: Friends of the Library Bi-Annual Book Sale, Fri – Sat: 9:00am – 5:00pm; Sun: 12:00pm – 4:00pm at the Sudan Shriners’ Building. Benefiting the New Bern – Craven County Public Library. Call 252-638-7800.

23rd – 24th: Civil War Weekend, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace, New Bern Academy Museum, and the New Bern Civil War Battlefield Park. Call 252-639-3500.

26th: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

29th: Governor’s Challenge Cornhole Tournament, 10:00am – 5:00pm on Tryon Palace’s South Lawn. Call 252-639-3511.

30th: Oktoberfest presented by the New Bern Breakfast Rotary Club, 6:00pm – 10:00pm at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center.