Downtown Calendar

Discover 300 years of history, a thriving art scene, music and more! There’s always something fun to discover in New Bern, NC.

An Elf Comes To Tryon Palace

Tryon Palace is delighted to present New Bern Puppets and their show “An Elf Comes to Tryon Palace.” It is a story about a mysterious stranger who visits New Bern […]

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North Carolina History Center, New Bern, NC United States
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Christmas Light Tours by Carriage

Get the Christmas season started off with a ride on the Christmas Wagon..  Rides begin/end at the corner of S. Front & Craven Streets across from Nautical Wheelers.  The wagon […]

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Downtown New Bern, New Bern, NC 28560 United States
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Aeroshell Team Night Show

Come enjoy this exciting night airshow! The show will be held ove the Neuse River, great viewing locations from council bluff green, along the riverwalk to Union Point Park!

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Union Point Park, 210 E Front St
New Bern, NC 28560 United States
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Thanksgiving weekend party at Tonic Parlor

Tired of eating, chatting, and visitors/visiting?? How about some dancing and partying? Should be a great night with tons of fun and music. Come on out.

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Tonic Parlor, 218 Middle Street
New Bern, NC 28560
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On the RoCks at Blackbeard’s

After a long Turkey Holiday, come out and see you favorite deserts at Blackbeard's Triple Play in New Bern. We love this place and the people who make it Rock, […]

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Blackbeard’s Triple Play Restaurant, 415 S Front St.
New Bern, NC 28560 United States
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Jim Kohler & the Band

Come out and hear Jim do the Blues! You never know who will show up! Food and drinks available.

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Blackbeard’s Triple Play Restaurant, 415 S Front St.
New Bern, NC 28560 United States
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3rd Annual Carry It Forward – GivingTuesday Event

Join Nonprofit Organizations from New Bern and the surrounding area for GivingTuesday on Tuesday, November 29th from 3 - 6 PM. Enjoy live entertainment, learn more about local organizations, and […]

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Union Point Park, 210 E Front St
New Bern, NC 28560 United States
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Discovering Tryon Palace: Holiday Home Tours

Join us on a tour of Stanly, Dixon and Commission Houses focused on the decorations and traditions of Christmas past. Matt Arthur, Tryon Palace Living History Coordinator, and Hadley Cheris, […]

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Tryon Palace, 529 S Front St.
New Bern, NC 28562 United States
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Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

The Palace often conjures images of the Governors and their families who called the building home. What often is missing from the picture, however, is the number of staff, free […]

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Tryon Palace, 529 S Front St.
New Bern, NC 28562 United States
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Holiday Nights

Experience a small town Christmas in Downtown New Bern while eating and shopping local. Businesses will extend their shopping hours until 8pm on these nights. Plus, Santa will be in […]

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Downtown New Bern, New Bern, NC 28560 United States
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