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Tryon Palace Reopens Pepsi Portal to History Exhibit with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Tryon Palace Pepsi Portal History Exhibit
Tryon Palace is pleased to announce the grand re-opening of the Pepsi Portal to History, Wednesday, December 18, at 9 a.m. in the North Carolina History Center. Senator Norman W. Sanderson helped mark the occasion by participating in a ribbon cutting ceremony with Rob Jones, Multimedia Coordinator, Tryon Palace, and members of the Tryon Palace Commission and […]
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Tryon Palace to Honor Veterans

Veterans Day - Tryon Palace
Free Admission for Veterans, Dependents this Veterans Day Tryon Palace will offer free admission to all active duty and military veterans and their dependents and minor children on Veterans Day, Sunday, November 10. Because Tryon Palace is closed on Monday’s, it will recognize the occasion on Sunday. This free admission will include access to the […]
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Fun Around Town October 17 – 23, 2019

Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm.   Thursday, October 17, 2019    Alisa Mike on stage at City Stage each Thursday 7-9 pm City Stage New Bern 901 B Pollock St offers the serenading sounds of the talented Alisa Mike. Music is served from […]
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The Last POW – Encore

German U-boat crew as POWs. (Credit: NCpedia)
Popular Historical Society Event Repeats Nov. 6 NEW BERN, NC – It was sold out nearly 30 days in advance!  Folks really want to hear Steve Tyson’s presentation, The Last POW, so the New Bern Historical Society will host a second offering on Wednesday, November 6 at 6:30pm at the North Carolina History Center in […]
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Fun Found Around Town August 15 – 21, 2019

Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm.   Thursday: August 15, 2019    Alisa Mike on stage at City Stage each Thursday 7-9 pm   City Stage New Bern 901 B Pollock St offers the serenading sounds of the talented Alisa Mike. Music is served […]
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Fun Found Around Town August 8-14, 2019

Things to do in and around 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: August 8, 2019    Alisa Mike on stage at City Stage each Thursday 7-9 pm Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St (252) 633-2088 welcomes the music of Jason Addams aka The Mad […]
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Fun Found Around Town August 1-7, 2019

  Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm.   Thursday: August 1, 2019    Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St (252) 633-2088 welcomes the music of Chuck Phillips for your dining pleasure. She will be performing from 6-9 upstairs in the piano bar. […]
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Stedman Graham, Robert J. Brown to Present Lessons on Leadership and Identity at Tryon Palace

Stedman Graham and Robert J. Brown
New Bern, N.C. – Tryon Palace presents Stedman Graham and Robert J. Brown: Lessons on Leadership and Identity, at 7 p.m. on August 22, 2019, at the North Carolina History Center. The event will include a lecture presentation from both authors, a book signing opportunity, and a reception. Covering topics of leadership philosophy, identity creation, […]
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Fun Found Around Town July 11-17, 2019

Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm.   Thursday: July 11, 2019    Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St (252) 633-2088 welcomes the music of Bonnie Shirk for your dining pleasure. She will be performing from 6-9 upstairs in the […]
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Tryon Palace to Host Traveling James Monroe Exhibit

James Monroe Traveling Exhibit
Tryon Palace will host a traveling exhibit “Your Obedient Servant: James Monroe’s 1819 Presidential Tour of the Southern States,” July 9 – 28, 2019, in the North Carolina History Center. This exhibit is on loan from the James Monroe Museum in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and will be on display free to the public in the Gateway […]
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Fun Around Town This Week June 27 – July 3, 2019

Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm. Thursday: June 27, 2019 Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers music in the Piano Bar on the second floor from 6-9 pm. Chuck Phillips performs. City Stage New Bern 901B Pollock St., […]
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Celebrate the Glorious Fourth at Tryon Palace

Glorious Fourth at Tryon Palace
New Bern, NC – In 1783, North Carolina Governor Alexander Martin became the first American governor to issue a state order for celebrating the Fourth of July. Step back in time and attend one of our earliest celebrations of American independence at the Glorious Fourth at Tryon Palace, July 4, from 10 a.m. to 2 […]
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Fun Found Around Town June 13-19, 2019

Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm. Thursday: June 13, 2019 Alisa Mike on stage at City Stage each Thursday 7-9 pm   Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers music in the Piano Bar on the […]
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