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Fun Found Around Town May 30 – June 5, 2019

Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm. Thursday: May 30, 2019 Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers the sounds of Chuck Phillips will play tonight from 6-9 pm upstairs in the piano bar. City Stage New Bern  901B Pollock […]
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New Bern Now and Beyond Podcast for May 23, 2019

New Bern Now's Podsquad
Episode 118 Learn about the people, places, and all the latest happenings in and around New Bern! During the show we talked about community news from locals; along with businesses and nonprofits! Join as we go Staytrippin’, Daytrippin’, and Night Trippin’ to surrounding areas! During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Colleen Roberts (City of […]
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Fun Found Around Town May 23-30, 2019

Union Point Park
Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm. Thursday: May 23, 2019 Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers the sounds of Bonnie Shirk will play tonight from 6-9 pm upstairs in the piano bar. City Stage New Bern  901B […]
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Juneteenth Exhibition

Craven Arts Council and Gallery
New Exhibition by local African American Artists to focus on Freedom Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present “Juneteenth” in the Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts for the month of June. Local African American artists will present their works celebrating the diversity and freedom inherit to the arts, and what Juneteenth […]
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Colonial Market Day at Tryon Palace

Colonial Market Day at Tryon Palace
Experience the excitement of a busy colonial market during a militia muster with historic craft demonstrations and costumed interpreters. Enjoy the pageantry of the colonial Fife and Drum Corps, watch as the militia practice their drills, and observe live firing demonstrations by the 1st NC Regiment of the Continental Line. Demonstrations include: – Knitting – […]
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Memorial Day Ceremony 2019

Memorial Day
New Bern, NC – The Craven County Veteran’s Council and the New Bern National Cemetery celebrates Memorial Day, May 27th to honor veterans that served our country in times of war and peace. The ceremony will commence at 11 a.m. at the New Bern National Cemetery, 1711 National Avenue. The Memorial Day program will consist […]
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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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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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