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New Bern Earth Day Celebration 2019

New Bern Earth Day 2019
April 20 from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Did you know that Earth Day is recognized around the World as our Planet’s most significant civic engagement event? Although this is New Bern’s first Earth Day event in a few years, the recent announcement has sparked interest from citizens. We encourage everyone to join us for […]
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Fun Found Around Town March 14 – 20, 2019

Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm.   Thursday: March 14, 2019 Captain Ratty’s Steak & Seafood Restaurant, 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers dinner and music now on Thursdays in the piano bar. This week Patrick Reid will be offering the live […]
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Parking in Downtown New Bern – Let’s Be Patient

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Although there has been resistance to the recent enforcement of two-hour parking in Downtown New Bern, I’d like to remind everyone that we’re very fortunate because the issue means that more people are visiting our City. This will ultimately have a positive effect on economic growth and development. You may ask, if it’s so positive, […]
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Bite of the Nite to benefit MERCI Clinic

Bite of the Nite
June 22 from 5 – 8:30 p.m. Let your ticket be your guide as you stroll the beautiful streets of downtown New Bern, listening to the sounds of music while stopping at a variety of restaurants & host businesses to taste a “bite”. At the end f the night you will vote your favorite “Bite […]
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The Magic of MUMFEST!

  Laura Johnson met with Susan Moffat-Thomas to find out more about MUMFEST 2013. The interview will air on Radio Free ENC’s WNOS 105.9FM and 1450AM. Listen to the audio here: The below information was provided by: Nancy Hawley, MUMFEST produced by Swiss Bear Downtown Development Corporation:  MUMFEST weekend, October 12 -13, attracts festival […]
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MUMFEST 2013 has a Bold New Look

MUMFEST – October 12 – 13, 2013 Swiss Bear Downtown Development Corporation asked talented local artist and designer, Lisa Bisbee, to create a new look for MUMFEST 2013. True to her talent, Lisa Bisbee has come up with an original and bold design. When asked how she came up with her new design, Lisa said, […]
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Sunrise Business Update – March 28th at Baker’s Kitchen

Listen to New Bern Now’s Laura Johnson’s interview with Susan Moffat-Thomas about the upcoming Sunrise Business Update aired on Radio Free ENC’s WNOS 105.9FM and 1450AM: Swiss Bear Downtown Development Corporation and the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce are happy to announce the second Sunrise Business Update will be held March 28th with […]
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