September 2018 Events in and around New Bern

1st: Stanly-Spaight Duel, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at the New Bern Academy. Call 252-639-3500.

2nd: New Bern Community Drum Circle, 6:30 p.m. at Union Point Park. Presented by Andrea Clements Thompson and New Bern Parks and Recreation.

4th: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

5th: The Outlook for New Bern’s Future, 8:00 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Presented by Public Media North Carolina CARES and Craven County Community Foundation.

7th: International Film Series: The Divine Order, 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the Orringer Auditorium. Presented by the Lifetime Learning Center at Craven Community College. Call 252-633-2618.

7th: Glow Down in Downtown, 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. at 403 E. Front St. Call 252-637-3111.

7th – 9th: Peter and the Starcatcher, Fri – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 2:00 p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

8th – 9th: Bike MS: Historic New Bern Ride at Union Point Park. Call 800-344-4867.

8th: 4th Annual Dance It Up Purple Zumbathon, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Havelock Tourist and Event Center. Call 252-626-3035.

8th: 5th Annual Barn Bash, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Batten Farm. Proceeds benefit Promise Place. Call 252-365-5780.

11th: Nexus Poet’s Poetry Open Mike Night, 7:30 p.m. at the New Bern Arts and Wellness Center, 919 Broad St. Call 252-617-0939.

12th: Social Media Marketing – Small Business Roundtable, 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. at Craven Community College Small Business Center. Call 252-638-1166.

12th: Live! VIPs at Tryon Palace, 10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation.

12th: Lunch and Learn – Riverside: New Bern’s First Suburb by Tim Thompson, 11:30 a.m. at The Chelsea Restaurant. Presented by the New Bern Historical Society. Call 252-638-8558.

12th: Palace Pours: Wine-ing Down Summer, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3524.

14th: 5th Annual Craven County Veterans Standdown, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Veterans Employment Base Camp and Organic Garden, 901 Chapman St. Call 252-617-2848.

14th: ArtWalk – New Bern, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., presented by the Craven Arts Council at the Bank of the Arts. 252-638-2577.

14th: ARTcrawl presented by the Greater Good Gallery, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Isaac Taylor House and Gardens, and numerous locations in Downtown New Bern.

14th: Uncorked – A Wine Tasting, 5:00 p.m. at Nautical Wheelers of New Bern. Call 252-514-2553.

14th: “Footloose on the Neuse” Summer Concert Series: The Castaways, 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at Union Point Park. Call 252-639-2901.

14th – 16th: Peter and the Starcatcher, Fri – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 2:00 p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

15th: Garden Lecture Series: “Heritage Plants of ENC and Trade Specials”, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

15th: Carolina Cool Music and Food, 12:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the Craven County Fairgrounds.

15th: Embrace Recovery 2018, 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at Union Point Park. Presented by Track One Productions. Call 252-341-7818.

15th – 16th: Lanterns on the Lawn Family Campout at Tryon Palace. Call 252-639-3524.

16th: African American Heritage Tour, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

18th: Cars and Coffee, 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. at 3100 Dr MLK Jr Blvd. Presented by Cars and Coffee New Bern.

18th: Behind the Scenes: Gardens, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

20th: African American Lecture Series, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

21st: POW/MIA Remembrance Day, 11:00 a.m. at Craven Community College’s or 11:00 a.m. at the Havelock Campus Veterans Memorial. Call 252-444-6003.

21st: Lunch and Learn, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

21st: Tryon Palace presents Stand Up Comedy Show, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3524.

22nd: 5th Annual Craig Brake Memorial Colors 4 Cancer, 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at 2790 Landscape Way. Benefiting the Journey of Hope Cancer Support Center. Call 252-633-4673.

22nd: For You We Ride Poker Run fundraiser for breast cancer assistance charities, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Harley-Davidson of New Bern. Call 252-633-4060.

22nd: Concert for Cancer, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton. Presented by the Breast Cancer Support Group of Eastern North Carolina. Call 252-633-4673.

22nd: Autumn Affair, 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at the New Bern Farmers Market. Presented by the Boys and Girls Club of the Coastal Plain. Call 252-355-2345.

22nd: At The Gallery: Bob Dylan performed by Ruth Wyand, 7:00 p.m. at the Bank of the Arts. Presented by the Craven Arts Council and Gallery. Call 252-638-2577.

22nd – 23rd: Revolutionary War Weekend on Tryon Palace’s grounds. Call 252-639-3500.

25th: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

25th: Beethoven’s Fifth presented by the North Carolina Symphony Performance, 7:30 p.m. at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 919-733-2750.

28th: Governor’s Challenge Cornhole Tournament, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace South Lawn. Call 252-639-3500.

29th: Kitchens of New Bern Tour, 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at featured Homes throughout New Bern. Benefiting the Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC. Call 252-752-4996 x 2307.

29th: Eighth Annual Oktoberfest Celebration, 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Presented by The New Bern Breakfast Rotary Club. Call 252-636-6087.

29th: Broad Street Open Mic, 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. in the basement of Broad Street Christian Church, 802 Broad St.

30th: New Bern Crop Walk, 3:00 p.m. at Union Point Park. Call 252-638-4773.

For Live Entertainment and Music, check out the happenings at the City Stage or visit NCMZ.live