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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!

The Green Book Comes to Lunch & Learn

The Green Book Lunch & Learn
Historical Society Presents Angela Thorpe, Acting Director of NC African American Heritage Commission You might think of The Green Book as a recent Golden Globe winning movie that features local actor Von Lewis as Bobby Rydell.  But the movie takes its title from a directory that many African Americans used in Jim Crow era America.  […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast – January 17th, 2019

New Bern Now's Podsquad
Episode 109 – First Live Video Show Find out the latest “positive” news and 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: Susan Moffat-Thomas, Kathy Morrison (New Bern Historical Society), Charles Tendell (Charles Tendell Show), Rich Sheridan […]
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Fun For All in the Week Ahead

Feeding birds at Union Point Park
Live Music Report At Press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm Thursday: January 17, 2019 City Stage New Bern,901 B Pollock St. (252) 631-5122; A M Serenades Alisa E. Mike, Vocalist offers Evening Serenade 7-9 pm. Free music The Brown Pelican, 411 Broad St., (252) 631-5008 Open Mic. Sign up starts at 7 pm Music […]
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Revitalize New Bern: A Creative Call

Revitalize New Bern
New Bern Entrepreneur Community, Come help shape the city! Bring your creativity to the first of a series of educational workshops to develop public art that symbolizes our community’s beauty, diversity, and resilience. Saturday, January 19, 2019, 1 – 4 p.m. at the New Bern Arts and Wellness Center, 919 Broad Street in New Bern. […]
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The Singing Valentines Tradition Continues

Singing Valentines
Desperate to find the perfect way to impress your Sweetheart on Valentine’s Day? The Southern Gentlemen Barbershop Chorus has the perfect solution. Simply order a Singing Valentine by calling 252-288-9132. A debonair and handsomely costumed Barbershop Quartet will deliver two sentimental love songs, a long-stemmed Red Rose, a Valentine Card signed with your message of […]
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Dinner on 5 Continents

Dinner on 5 Continents
February 9, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. Taste, See, Hear and Experience the world with Interfaith Refugee Ministry. Enjoy an exquisitely prepared small plate international menu featuring cuisines from Europe, Southeast Asia, Africa, the Middle East and the Americas. Interfaith Refuge Ministry is hosting the 4th annual Dinner on 5 Continents in New Bern on Saturday, […]
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Tryon Palace Announces New “Palace Scholars” Program

Tryon Palace Scholars Program
New Program Awards Field-Trip Funding for Title 1 Schools The Tryon Palace Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of Palace Scholars, an educational program linking students and educators from Title I schools with funding for field trip opportunities to Tryon Palace. Applications for the inaugural year of Palace Scholars, school year 2019/2020, open January […]
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Artwalk – Pottery Thowdown and SouperBowl

Craven Arts Council and Gallery
Bank of the Arts / Harrison Center   Friday, January 11, 2019 5 – 8 p.m. Both events occurring next door to each other are designed to jumpstart ticket sales and enthusiasm for the upcoming Empty Bowls event on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Temple Church. Pottery Throwdown 5pm Doors open 5:20 – 6:20 / 6 […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for January 7, 2019

New Bern Now's Podsquad
Episode 108 Find out the latest “positive” news and 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: Susan Moffat-Thomas, Kathy Morrison (New Bern Historical Society), Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), Charles Tendell (Charles Tendell Show), George […]
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