Join us on Nov. 3rd at the Galley Store & Marina for the 7th Annual New Bern Walk to End Alzheimer’s! This is a FREE event, but we encourage you to register for the Walk prior to the event. Raise a minimum of $100 to earn your Walk to End Alzheimer’s t-shirt. All funds raised benefits the Alzheimer’s Association’s mission, and help fund Alzheimer’s research, care, and support. Let’s make this year’s New Bern Walk to End Alzheimer’s our biggest yet – sign up today! Registration begins at 2 pm | Opening Ceremony begins at 3 pm With more than 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s and over 15 million serving as their caregivers, millions are affected by this disease. But it only takes one person to change the future. Thank you for your support. Together, we will end Alzheimer’s disease. Learn more and get started: act.alz.org/newbern
All right, all right, all right!! There’s a touch of fall in the air and that means it’s time for the Bacon and Brew Festival for United Way of Coastal Carolina!! The date is Friday, November 8th from 6:00 to 11:00 pm at the New Bern Farmers Market. You can now purchase your tickets online at https://tickets.beerfests.com/event/new-bern-bacon-brew. #baconandbrew #liveunited
Its the 4th annual event with a great line up !! Tommy Duzan Peace Soldier Idewild South (Allman brothers tribute band) $20 for tickets ( includes food) available at Mitchell’s Hardware and Fullers Music Also at PEACESOLDIERBAND. Com
Where & Who: Morgan’s, 235 Craven St., Downtown New Bern What: Pancakes for PIE – Delicious pancake, bacon, sausage, fruit, orange juice, coffee & water breakfast for $7/adult, $5/children 12 and under When: Saturday, December 7, 7:00 – 10:00 am Why: To benefit Partners In Education grant program New Bern, North Carolina’s Colonial Capital, literally transforms into a wonderland the entire Christmas season. Streetlights and storefronts are decorated and the community comes together to create a magical time for kids young and old. Amid the busy bustle, Adam and Candice Simmons, owners of a downtown New Bern landmark, Morgan’s Tavern & Grill, take time out of their busy holiday schedule for a special day on Saturday, December 7, from 7:00 am – 10:00 am, to serve up over 500 delicious pancake breakfasts for Pancakes for PIE (Partners In Education). This event has become known all over the region as a “must do” before starting a day of shopping and attending Christmas-themed events held during New Bern’s Beary Merry Christmas season. Dave Baxter, PIE President explains, “This event is an excellent opportunity for our community to show their support for Craven County Schools. Morgan’s generously donates all proceeds from Pancakes for PIE to fund grant programs in Craven County Schools. The Morgan’s staff, along with PIE volunteers, will be dressed in Christmas-themed sweaters and Santa caps to greet and serve you.” Brandy Popp, Chair of the PIE Fund Raising Committee explains, “It is so very giving of Adam and Candice Simmons...
At Craven Smart Start, we believe when young children are given the opportunity to reach their full potential, that they will become loving, nurturing independent individuals who will contribute to their families, communities, and society. We believe that all children, when surrounded by a supportive community, can achieve economic success and experience the highest quality of life. Support Craven Smart Start by registering for one of these family friendly, fun races today!! NO PETS WILL BE ALLOWED ON THE RACE COURSES!! Jingle Bell Jog 5K: $25 until Nov. 30/ $30 Dec.1 until race day Tinsel 10K: $30 until Nov. 30/ $35 Dec. 1 until race day Santa’s Fun Run: $15/ $20 on race day $5 per person family discount (3 or more participants) Register by Nov. 30 to guarantee T-shirt. Registration Fee is NONREFUNDABLE PACKET PICKUP @ CRAVEN SMART START, FRIDAY DEC. 13th, 3:00pm-7:00pm CASH ONLY @ PACKET PICKUP Race timed with disposable chips Awards for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place, male & female, in age categories 8-17, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-64 and 65+
Please plan to join the New Bern Woman’s Club for our 21st Annual “The Holly and The Ivy” Holiday Homes Tour on Saturday, December 14th. The tour showcases lovely historic district homes. Tickets will be available at Bank of the Arts + Harris Teeters for $15.00 prior to the event + $18.00 on the day of the event. Some tickets will be available (a limited number) at each house. This will be our 20th Annual walking tour which will include 6 houses. Five will be in the historic district + 1 will be in the Ghent neighborhood. All funds this year will go to the victims of Hurricane Florence.