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The Bears Play at The Brown Pelican

The Bears
The Bears, New Bern’s favorite oldies band, return to The Brown Pelican in downtown New Bern, Saturday evening, April 22. The Bears have quickly become New Bern’s favorite band for music of the 50’s, 60’s, and 70’s, played with gusto in arrangements that nail the sound of the original recordings.  Combined with humor, trivia, schtick, […]
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Under the Streetlamp Returns to New Bern!

Under the Streetlamp
New Bern Historical Society Signs Powerhouse Group for May 21stThe New Bern Historical Society will bring Under the Streetlamp back to New Bern, by popular demand, on their nationwide tour, May 21, 2017.  Under the Streetlamp will perform their all new show, Rockin’ Around the Clock with favorites from the Four Seasons, Beach Boys, Temptations, […]
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Live at City Laundry in March

Live at The City Laundry
Friday, March 3rd, 7pm – 12:30am New Bern Mardi Gras kickoff Party. A festival of diversity! Local duo Wild Honey and Zydeco favorites The Unknown Tongues will provide music. The night will be hosted by Madame Z and her Drag Divas. Lots of beads and plenty of fun on hand. Dress up in your best […]
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Gem of the Ocean by August Wilson

Gem of the Ocean
Directed by Alan Hopson Produced by Jasmine Foskey Assistant Director: Jordan Daughety Show dates: Feb. 17, 18, 24, 25 at 7:30pm; Feb. 19, 26 at 2pm Gem of the Ocean unfolds in the home of Aunt Ester, a well-known 285-year-old wise woman whose home is a sanctuary for the troubled and lost. Citizen Barlow, a […]
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The Legacy Motown Revue

Motown Revue 2017
Happy February! You know what February brings: Valentine’s Day! This year, the Flame is making it easy to declare your love for your Valentine by hosting a dinner and dance Saturday, February 11th at its catering and banquet center at 2301 Neuse Boulevard. The Legacy Motown Revue is taking the stage, paying tribute to the […]
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The Blibbering Humdingers coming to New Bern

Blibbering Humdingers
Wizard Rock descends on New Bern! Saturday, February 4 “What is a wizard rock band?” you ask. The Blibbering Humdingers specialize in music about Harry Potter, Doctor Who, Celtic Myth, medieval fantasy, and science fiction. Scott & Kirsten Vaughan of Cary, NC began performing together in 1992 and have played hundreds of shows over the […]
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Upcoming Weekend Happenings in and around New Bern

Sudan Shriners Parade
27th: WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews, and Comfort Foods, 5:30pm – 8:30pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3525. 27th: “Around the World in 80 Tunes” presented by Simon Spalding, 6:00pm at the Trent River Coffee Company. Call 252-514-2030. 27th – 28th: “Next to Normal”, 7:30pm presented by the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567. 28th: Plunge to Freedom, 9:00am at […]
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Live at The City Laundry – February 2017

Live at The City Laundry
February 1st – “Texas Hold Em” night with Austin at 7pm. A fun way to meet new friends and have a good time! This is a “Free roll” tournament. February 2nd – Game Night at 6pm. Bring your friends and check out our selection of board games. The City Laundry offers the perfect atmosphere for […]
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Live at The City Laundry January 2017

Live at The City Laundry
Friday, January 6 – Dick Richards Band w/Barefoot Monty. Local Indie rock group The Dick Richards featuring Parker Millar, Jake Ross, and Justin Tinkler will join up with Gabrielle Christie and Barefoot Monty to rock the house down. At 9pm with $5 Cover Saturday, January 7 – Improv comedy troupe IBX. Inner Banks Improv brings the freshest, funniest, and […]
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Weekend Happenings in and around New Bern

Aerial photo New Bern
1st – Dec 20th: Flemming Chiropractic presents Coats for Kids Drive, 3601 Trent Rd. Benefiting Foster Children in Craven County. Call 252-638-6062. 17th: Tryon Palace African American Lecture Series: Theatrical Performance of ‘Another Family Reunion’, 7:00pm in the Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500. 18th: Lunch and Learn: Historic Holiday Traditions and Celebrations, 12:00pm at […]
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Tryon Palace African American Lecture Series: Theatrical Performance of ‘Another Family Reunion’

Another Family Reunion Theatrical Performance
The November 17th installment of the Tryon Palace African American Lecture Series will feature a dramatic performance of North Carolina playwright E.J. Stewart’s “Another Family Reunion: A Word Without Me.” The free performance will begin at 7 p.m. in Cullman Performance Hall at the North Carolina History Center. “Another Family Reunion: A Word Without Me” […]
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