May

Teacher Appreciation Day at Tryon Palace New Bern Events
529 South Front Street
New Bern, NC 28562
(252) 639-3500
(800) 767-1560

DTA May 2019, Teacher Appreciation Day Families and children of all ages will enjoy interactive crafts and activities during the Teacher Appreciation Day at Tryon Palace held from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Craft activities and demonstrations designed for the entire family will be held throughout Tryon Palace and the North Carolina...more about Teacher Appreciation Day at Tryon Palace

Henderson Park
New Bern, NC
(252) 349-8274

TBA May 2019  DUFFEST, short for Greater Duffyfield Unity Family Festival, celebrates the heritage of this historic neighborhood. This is a family-friendly festival for all ages. A parade, rides, live music, food, and other cultural activities offer a day where neighbors celebrate neighbors and "Unity in Our Community" from 10 AM until...more about DUFFEST

421 S. Front St.
Historic Downtown
New Bern, NC
(252) 633-0043

SATURDAY and TUESDAY  The Farmers' Market is open every Saturday 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM year round and every Tuesday from April to December 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM with fresh, homegrown, local produce, plants, eggs, honey, meats, and unique, handmade, local arts and crafts. On any given weekend, coffee, sauces,...more about Farmers' Market

Union Point Park
E. Front St.
New Bern, NC 28560
(252) 639-2901

May 2, 2020  This event promises a fun-filled day of entertainment for children and their families from 10:00 AM until 3:00 PM at Union Point Park in downtown New Bern, courtesy of the city Department of Parks and Recreation. Amusement rides, games, clowns, hands-on educational activities, exhibits and pony rides are...more about Festival of Fun

Cary, NC
(252) 637-1551

The 69-member North Carolina Symphony is a full-time, professional orchestra with a mission to bring full orchestral concerts to school children and residents throughout the state. Of their 175 annual concerts, more than half are performed outside the Raleigh area, 45 in schools for upwards of 50,000 children. The North Carolina...more about North Carolina Symphony

Vanceboro Farm Life Elementary School
Vanceboro, NC
(252) 244-0017

May 3 - 4, 2019 Strawberry (and good time) lovers flock to Vanceboro to make spring taste wonderful. Locally grown fruit and all possible varieties of goodies made with the pretty berries are for sale along with other festival fare. Rides, music and game booths of every description appeal to families, strawberry...more about Strawberry Festival

June

New Bern Shrine Center
New Bern, NC 28560
(252) 637-5197

June 26, 2020  The Shriners' Fish Fry has been providing New Bernians with delicious fish plates for 53 years. Proceeds from the event will benefit Shriners' Hospitals for Children. At $8 each, plates are served in the Furniture Fair parking lot at 2880 Neuse Boulevard; the New Bern Shrine Club, 2102 S....more about Annual Shriners' Fish Fry

New Bern Riverfront Convention Center
203 S. Front St.
New Bern, NC 28560
(252) 288-5814

June 2020 - Date TBA The Brew Bern Festival, held at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center, has grown to become a popular beer and wine festival, focusing on 40+ American craft microbreweries and wineries with over 100 beers and wines to taste. There will be one tasting session at this special event, with...more about Brew Bern Beer Festival

NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
Pine Knoll Shores, NC 28516
(252) 728-2265

June 2020  The Eastern Carolina Artificial Reef Association (ECARA) will be holding its annual fundraising dinner. There will be exhibits, silent auctions, a 50/50 raffle, entertainment, and shows by the aquarium staff. ECARA is a non-profit organization that seeks to raise money to promote the understanding of the economic and ecological benefits...more about Eastern Carolina Artificial Reef Association Annual Fundraiser

421 S. Front St.
Historic Downtown
New Bern, NC
(252) 633-0043

SATURDAY and TUESDAY  The Farmers' Market is open every Saturday 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM year round and every Tuesday from April to December 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM with fresh, homegrown, local produce, plants, eggs, honey, meats, and unique, handmade, local arts and crafts. On any given weekend, coffee, sauces,...more about Farmers' Market

300 East Front Street
New Bern, NC 28560
(252) 633-4648

Every Friday evening from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, relax on the beautiful scenic Neuse River while enjoying the "Juice at Galley Stores" wine and beer tasting event. On Saturdays, take part in the "Sip and Shop" tastings from 12 to 3 PM....more about Galley Stores and Marina

 
 
 
Thank you to our site sponsors for supporting the local business community