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July Happenings Live at The City Laundry

Live at The City Laundry
Wednesdays in July Pub Trivia with Austin Vaquilar at 7pm. Come and test your Trivia skills for an opportunity to win great prizes and have fun with friends! Join in the trivia tournament or find a nice cozy corner for a friendly game of Chess or Backgammon! Or bring the whole family to check out […]
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Tryon Palace’s Jonkonnu Workshops

Jonkonnu Workshops
Tryon Palace’s Jonkonnu interpretive performance group will hold free workshops for all ages interested in joining the troupe throughout the summer. Workshops will be held in the Waystation Auditorium on Tuesdays, from 1 – 3 p.m., June 20 to Aug. 8. A celebratory fusion of music and dancing, the 19th-century African American tradition of Jonkonnu […]
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Pop Artist Salina Solomon coming to New Bern

Salina Solomon in Concert
March 17 – 18 at The Brown Pelican On the heels of her recent 2016 multi-city tour, rising alternative/pop artist Salina Solomon now readies once again to introduce her edgy and earthy style to audiences across the country with her 2017 “2020” tour to coincide with the release of her next EP project “2020.” A […]
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At the Gallery: Carole King

At the Gallery: Carole King
March 18th at 7pm Craven Arts Council and Gallery is proud to present the music of Carole King, performed by Heather Pierson, Sean Nadeau & Davy Sturtevant on  March 18th, at Bank of the Arts. Considered the most successful female songwriter of the second half of the 20th century, King also had an impressive solo […]
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The Bears performing Acoustic Concert in New Bern

The Bears Band
The Bears, New Bern’s favorite oldies band, will perform on acoustic instruments at Trent River Coffee Company, in New Bern, on Friday, February 3.  Leaving their electric instruments and amplifiers at home, this will be a performance of the greatest songs of 1950’s, -60’s, and -70’s, accompanied by acoustic instruments! Who are The Bears? – […]
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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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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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Fun-filled line up of Weekend events in and around New Bern

Events New Bern NC
16th: 3rd Annual Craven County Veterans Standdown, 9:00am – 1:00pm at the National Guard Armory. Call 252-617-2848. 16th: Lunch & Learn: School Days, 12:00pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500. 16th: Down East Folk Arts Society presents “Gathering Time” by Joslyn Hall, 7:30pm at the Trent River Coffee Company. Call 252-633-6444. 16th – 18th: Death Trap, Fri […]
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James and the Giant Peach JR

James and The Giant Peach JR
Book by Timothy Allen McDonald Music and Lyrics by Benj Pasek & Justin Paul October 7, 8, 14 & 15 at 7:30pm October 9 & 16 at 3:00pm Tickets: $10.00 in advance or $12.00 at door Director: Aaron Williams When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers […]
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Legacy Motown Revue coming to New Bern

Motown Revue 2016
Popular Soul Tribute group returns to New Bern August 13th, 2016 7:30pm – 9:30pm Community of the Excellence is proud to present the Legacy Motown Revue at Orringer Auditorium August 13th at 7:30pm. The group will perform classics of soul, funk, and pop in a two hour show to benefit COE’s Back to School Program […]
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Alan Reid and Bob Zentz coming to New Bern!

Alan Reid and Bob Zentz in Concert
Alan Reid and Bob Zentz will perform in New Bern on Tuesday, July 26.  Performing on voice and a variety of instruments, Alan and Bob will present Scottish and maritime music. Alan Reid is from Scotland, formerly of the renowned Battlefield Band.  Alan plays accordion, guitar, and piano.  Bob Zentz is a multi-instrumentalist from tidewater […]
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