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New Bern Now is a community website and magazine for New Bern NC and beyond. It was founded in April 2009 to provide a “One Stop, Information Shop” to help people find out what’s happening in our community along with creating a free business listing to help business owners who couldn’t afford to advertise.
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North Carolina Symphony Launches Three-Year Residency in Jones County

NC Symphony Music Education Residency
RALEIGH, N.C. – With the support of The Simple Gifts Fund, the North Carolina Symphony (NCS) has designed a three-year residency to build community through high-quality live orchestral music and music education experiences in Jones County, North Carolina. The North Carolina Symphony believes that music experiences develop lifelong skills and create a sense of community. […]
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Third Annual Gingerbread Display Ready to Delight

Baxterss Jewelers Gingerbread House
34 Gingerbread Creations in 20 Downtown Locations! New Bern, NC – The Holidays are upon us and 34 gingerbread creations have made their way to 20 locations in Historic Downtown New Bern. The New Bern Historical Society has welcomed and installed these festive creations that run from historic buildings to gingerbread trains! A wonderful showing […]
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New Bern Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving Day

Baker's Kitchen
If you’re looking for somewhere to eat on Thanksgiving Day, the following restaurants will be open. – Baker’s Kitchen, 227 Middle St., 637-0304 – Blackbeard’s Triple Play Restaurant and Pub, 415 S. Front St., 635-0322 – Carolina Grill, 998 Hwy 70 E., 634-3456 – The Country Biscuit, 809 Broad St., 252-638-5151 – Half Time Pub and Grill, […]
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The Promise Pixie

Promise Place of New Bern
In a place filled with giving and holiday cheer, the promise place pixies hold holiday wishes near. In this place across the lollipop sea, there are rivers made with hot chocolate and endless candy for your pocket. If you go much further past the iced cookie mountain, don’t forget to throw your holiday wishes into […]
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Beary Merry Christmas Kicks Off Black Friday

Berry Merry Christmas
NEW BERN, NC – Beary Merry Christmas (BMC) will be having its kickoff event on November 29, 2019 from 4:45 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.in Downtown New Bern. The event, Light Up the Season consists of the Community Tree Lighting and Santa’s Arrival to New Bern. Beginning in Union Point, everyone is asked to gather around […]
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Wreaths Across America at New Bern National Cemetery

Wreaths Across America - New Bern NC
Wreaths Across America is a program which has grown from humble roots of placing wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery during the holiday season to a full-blown year-round operation encompassing over 1,600 cemeteries around the world.  In New Bern, this will be the 9th year to participate in the Wreaths Across America program, which commences on […]
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Things to Do & See in New Bern: November 21 – 28, 2019

Arts Around Town 22nd – 23rd: The Hunchback of Notre Dame, 7:30 p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567. Live Music Visit the New Bern Music Calendar Facebook page created by Joanne Friedman. Community Events 28th: Turkey Trot 2019, 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. in Taberna. Presented by the Twin Rivers YMCA. Call 252-638-8799. Step Back in Time […]
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