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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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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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A Carnival of Colors

Carnival of Colors
New Bern Get Your Color On is hosting our annual event, themed and titled “A Carnival of Colors” on March 30th at the NC History Center from 12 p.m. -2 p.m. Come and show your support for the courageous cancer patients, survivors and caregivers in our community. Join us for live music, food trucks, games, […]
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“Heirloom Vegetables for ENC & Spring Trade Specials”

Tryon Palace Garden Lecture
Saturday, March 9, 2019 – 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Our March garden lecture series, Saturday, March 9th, features Hadley Cheris, Tryon Palace Gardens and Greenhouse Manager, and Jennifer Knight, community gardener and owner of Knightscapes Enterprises, a design/ build landscape firm, co-hosting “Heirloom Vegetables for ENC & Spring Trade Specials”. This free garden lecture […]
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