Come to downtown New Bern to participate in the festivities at the local ArtWalk businesses. Downtown art galleries and restaurants stay open for extended hours and sponsor special events every second Friday of the month!
The City of New Bern is pleased to announce a new holiday event, our New Year’s Eve Block Party, presented by Toyota of New Bern. Join us Monday, December 31st in front of City Hall at the intersection of Pollock and Craven streets. The fun begins at 5:30pm. First, our New Year’s Eve Block Party kicks off with family-friendly activities, dancing in the streets, a Kids Fun Zone with games and inflatables, and much more. All kinds of good eats will be available through a variety of local and regional food trucks. Adult beverages will be available through local restaurants and small businesses downtown. Then, Adam Pitts takes the stage at 6 o’clock. Pitts is well known for his one-man band performances where he uses an array of instruments to play hit songs from all genres. Next, Love Tribe takes the stage at 9 o’clock. This five man “party machine” features songs from the 80s, R&B, new country, and the best party and pop radio hits. Any finally, we’ll wrap up our New Year’s Eve Block Party at the stroke of midnight with a lighted “Bear Drop” to ring in the New Year! “This is an all-new event. We’ve been planning it for a long time and we could not do it without the support of Toyota of New Bern,” said Foster Hughes, Director of Parks & Recreation. “We hope residents and visitors will join us at City Hall for the New Year’s Eve Block Party!” For additional information, visit...
Yoga & Brunch @ The Chelsea! 60 minute all levels yoga flow with Kate MacDonald followed by a wholesome prix fixe brunch! Mac’s on the Move is bringing Yoga & Brunch to New Bern! Welcome in the New Year with a 60 minute yoga flow led by Kate MacDonald followed by a wholesome prix fixe brunch with a warm & friendly community! Doors open at 9:30am. Class starts at 10:00am. BYO yoga mat is encouraged, but we’ll have rentals if you need one! Booking ahead is essential as space is limited. RSVP on our eventbrite page with your menu selection by Jan 9th to save your spot! Menu Options: *Chicken Salad over Mixed Greens with Fresh Fruit and Housemade Banana Bread *Vegetable and Cheese Quiche with Fresh Fruit and Housemade Banana Bread *Shrimp and Grits with Fresh Fruit All options include Iced Tea and Coffee. While not included in the prix fixe, a cash bar for mimosas and bloody marys will be available!
Please join us for an evening of dinner and dancing with the band Spare Change, to kick off the new year as a new beginning! We hope to create new relationships and enjoy old ones. Get your tickets today!
Shuck your winter shell as Tryon Palace’s WinterFeast oyster roast returns to the North Carolina History Center in 2019! Dive into a table full of fresh, local, steamed oysters, sample classic winter favorites like chowders, shrimp and grits, and jambalaya prepared by your favorite local chefs, and wash it down with a selection of delicious brews while enjoying a night out with friends and neighbors. This indoor/outdoor event includes a cash bar and will be held at the North Carolina History Center (529 South Front St., New Bern, NC), where you can dance along to the DJ’s music, play a game of cornhole, or simply enjoy the view.