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Arts and Culture in New Bern

Find out what’s happening with the Arts and Culture scene in and around New Bern, North Carolina!

North Carolina Symphony presents “Light Classics”

North Carolina Symphony
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 7:30pm Temple Church, New Bern Wesley Schulz, Conductor Copland: An Outdoor Overture Liadov: The Enchanted Lake Mendelssohn: The Hebrides Beethoven: Selection from Symphony No. 6 Wagner: Forest Murmurs from Siegfried Terry Mizesko: Selection from Sketches from Pinehurst The warmth and rejuvenation of spring come alive in music ranging from Beethoven’s […]
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Riverside Players Present Free Concert

Riverside Players
The Riverside Players present a free concert at Riverside United Methodist Church on Sunday afternoon, June 2. The Sunday afternoon concert will be in the Fellowship Hall of  Riverside United Methodist Church, in New Bern. Here is how the group describes itself: “The Riverside Players’ spectrum of music pleases a wide range of listeners with […]
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Open House at River Bend Red Caboose Library

Red Caboose Library
The Red Caboose Library will hold an “Open House” on Saturday June 1, 2019 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm to celebrate our new home at 50 Shoreline Drive in River Bend. A table will be staffed to provide information about the library, its long and colorful history in River Bend and the exciting plans […]
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New Bern Now and Beyond’s Podcast for May 9, 2019

New Bern Now Podsquad
Episode 117 Today we talked about community news from locals; along with businesses and nonprofits! We also talked about the latest happenings in and around town and went Staytrippin’, Daytrippin’, and Night Trippin’ to surrounding areas! During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), Kathy Morrison (New Bern Historical Society), […]
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Fun Found Around Town May 9 – 15, 2019

Latest Happenings in New Bern NC
Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm. Thursday: May 9, 2019 Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers the sounds of Chuck Phillips who will play tonight from 6-9 pm upstairs in the piano bar. City Stage New […]
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New Bern, Craven County rejoice in National Travel and Tourism Week, saying ‘Travel Matters’

Visit New Bern
National Travel and Tourism Week 2019, the 36th annual celebration of the contributions and accomplishments of the U.S. travel industry, will take place on May 5-11. This year’s theme is “Travel Matters,” a recognition of the innumerable ways in which travel enriches lives and strengthens communities. Each day of NTTW will spotlight a different example of […]
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Tryon Palace to host “Buzzing Bees, Blooms, and Garden Friends” Photography Exhibit by Deana B Marion

Bee-utiful by Design © Deana Marion
New Bern, NC – Tryon Palace will host a photography exhibit “Buzzing Bees, Blooms, and Garden Friends,” featuring macro images of bees in their native environment taken by Deana B Marion. Deana B Marion notes: “This collection of macro images of bees in their native environment celebrates the art of nature. The colorful metal images […]
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The Fruitguys Community Fund Announces Grants for Small Independent American Farms

The FruityGuys Community Fund
Seventh Annual Grant Program Supports Sustainable Agriculture Projects for 15 Farms SAN FRANCISCO (April 30, 2019) – Small, independent American farms are catalysts for environmental and economic self-sufficiency, sustainability, and food access. The FruitGuys Community Fund today announced the recipients of its 2019 grant program. Grants totaling $53,479.74 were awarded to 15 small farms and […]
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Fun Found Around Town May 2 – 8, 2019

New Bern, NC
Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm.   Thursday: May 2, 2019 Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers the sounds of Patrick Reid who will play tonight from 6-9 pm upstairs in the piano bar. City Stage […]
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