March 2019 Events in and around New Bern

1st: First Friday: Evolution of Women’s Clothing, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

1st: Explorations: The International Film Series – Night Train to Lisbon (Germany-Switzerland-Portugal 2013), 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the Orringer Auditorium at Craven Community College. Presented by the Lifetime Learning Center. Call 252-633-2618.

2nd: March for Sickle Cell Walk/Run, 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at Union Point Park. Presented by Neuse Pamlico Sound Women’s Coalition, Inc.

2nd: 14th Annual Chili Cookoff, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Harley-Davidson of New Bern. Call 252-633-4060.

2nd: New Bern Mardi Gras, 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (Parade starts at 3 p.m.) in the Historic Ghent Neighborhood on Spencer Ave. Call 252-634-7937.

2nd: Improv with Walk-In Bathtub, 7:30 p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-634-9057.

2nd: Performance Arts Series presents: The Hunts In Concert, 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3524.

2nd – 3rd: Carolina Coastal Railroaders Train Show at New Bern High School, 2400 Academic Dr. Call 252-638-8010

3rd: Neuse River Ramblers Live, 2:30 p.m. at Riverside United Methodist Church, 405 Avenue A. Call 252-631-4117.

4th: Free Showing of “Legalize Equality”, 7:00 p.m. at the New Bern-Craven County Public Library. Call 252-638-7800.

5th: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00 p.m. at the Tryon Palace Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

5th: Coastal Women’s Forum TRADEshare, 5:30 p.m. at The Flame Catering and Banquet Center.

5th: Poetry Open Mic Night with featured Poet Gideon Young, 7:00 p.m. at the Harrison Center. Presented by Nexus Poet’s. Call 252-617-0939.

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

8th: Uncorked – A Wine Tasting, 5:00 p.m. at Nautical Wheelers of New Bern. Call 252-514-2553.

8th: Hamiltunes: An American Singalong, 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Presented by the New Bern Civic Theatre and Tryon Palace. Call 252-639-3516.

8th – 10th: Hairspray, Fri – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 3:00 p.m. at the Masonic Theatre. Presented by RiverTowne Players. Call 252-633-3318.

9th: Attic-Basement-Closet (ABC) Indoor Yard Sale, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus, 1225 Pinetree Dr. Presented by New Bern Historical Society. Call 252-638-8558.

9th: Panther Prowl 5K and Panther Pounce Fun Run/Walk, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at 800 College Ct. Presented by Craven Community College’s Physical Therapist Assistant Club.

9th: Garden Lecture Series “Heirloom Vegetables for ENC & Spring Trade Specials”, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

9th: Revitalize New Bern, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the New Bern Arts and Wellness Center. Presented by The New Bern Arts and Wellness Center, Promise Place and the Craven Arts Council. Call 252-497-8928.

10th: New Bern CROP Hunger Walk honors the late Greg Smith, 2:00 p.m. at Union Point Park. Benefiting Religious Community Services and Church World Service. Call 252-876-2309.

12th: Behind the Scenes: Gardens, 2:00 p.m. at the Tryon Palace Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

12th: 16th Annual Taste of Coastal Carolina, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Presented by Sound Rivers. Call 252-637-7972.

13th: Lunch & Learn: North Carolina First to Stand up to King George III – New Bern’s Role, 11:30 a.m. at The Chelsea Restaurant. Presented by the New Bern Historical Society. Call 252-638-8558.

13th: Battlefield Adventure Day, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the New Bern Battlefield Park. Presented by the New Bern Historical Society. Call 252-638-8558.

14th: ‘Stop the Cravin’ Substance Abuse Symposium, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in the Orringer Hall on the New Bern Campus. Presented by Craven Community College’s Adult Enrichment Program. Call 252-638-7273.

15th: Sham-Rockin’ St. Patrick’s Celebration, at the North Carolina History Center. Presented by New Bern Rotary Club. Call 252-671-2377.

15th – 17th: Spring Big Book Sale, Fri – Sat: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Sun: 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at J Murphy Smith Center, 508 Middle St. Presented by The Friends of the New Bern-Craven County Library. Call 252-638-7800.

15th – 17th: Alladin – JR, Fri – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 2:00 p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

15th – 17th: Hairspray, Fri – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 3:00 p.m. at the Masonic Theatre. Presented by RiverTowne Players. Call 252-633-3318.

16th: Discovering Tryon Palace: Outlander in the Governor’s Palace, 9:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. at Tryon Palace’s Gates. Call 252-639-3524.

16th: Discovering Tryon Palace: Outlander Home and Hearth, 3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Gates. Call 252-639-3524.

16th: At the Gallery: Carter & Cash performed by Strung Together, 7:00 p.m. at the Bank of the Arts. Call 252-638-2577.

19th: Behind the Scenes: Gardens, 2:00 p.m. at the Tryon Palace Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

21st: African American Lecture Series: “Red, Hot, and Blue Soul Radio, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

21st: North Carolina Symphony – From Classical to Broadway, 7:30 p.m. at Temple Church. Call 919-733-2750.

22nd – 23rd: Neuse River Bridge Run at Union Point Park.

22nd: 4th Annual Craven Works Job Fair, 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at Temple Church. Presented by Craven 100 Alliance and Craven County Department of Economic Development. Call 252-633-5300.

22nd – 24th: Alladin – JR, Fri – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 2:00 p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

23rd: Natural History Day, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. in the Tryon Palace Gardens. Call 252-639-3500.

23rd: African American Heritage Tour, 2:00 p.m. at the Tryon Palace Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

23rd: 8th Annual Reach for the Stars Gala, 6:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. at the Flame Catering and Banquet Center. Presented by St. Paul Catholic School. Call 252-633-0100.

26th: Behind the Scenes: Conservation Lab, 2:00 p.m. at the Tryon Palace Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

29th: Explorations in The Arts: Pas de Deux – Carolina Ballet, 7:30 p.m. in the Orringer Auditorium at Craven Community College. Presented by the Lifetime Learning Center. Call 252-633-2618.

29th – 30th: Alladin – JR, 7:30 p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

30th: 5th Annual Fallen Officer Memorial Ride, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Harley-Davidson of New Bern. Presented by the Veterans Enforcers Motorcycle Association. Call 252-633-4060.

30th: Inclusive Easter Egg Hunt, 10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Bright Star Farm. Presented by Creekside Recreational Therapy Services. Call 252-349-0220.

30th: Carnival of Colors, 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Presented by New Bern Get Your Color On.