Beary Merry Scavenger Hunt

Downtown New Bern New Bern

SAVE.THE.DATE! Join us for a Beary Merry Scavenger Hunt in Historic Downtown New Bern.

Tryon Palace Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop

New Bern, NC New Bern

Tryon Palace historic clothing interpreter Leslie Lambrecht will lead a tour of the historic Jones House with a brief description of the house and then through the Tryon Palace Costume […]

Discover Tryon Palace: Palace Holiday Decor Tour

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

Join us on a tour of the Governor’s Palace and focus on the decorations for the upcoming “Candlelight Christmas Celebration.” Hadley Cheris, Tryon Palace Gardens and Greenhouse Manager, will lead […]

Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

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 […]

Discover Tryon Palace: Holiday Home Tours

Tryon Palace Waystation New Bern

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, […]

Christmas Light Tour by Carriage

S Front St S Front St, New Bern

Join S and S Carriage Rides for a festive Christmas Light Tour in Downtown New Bern. *Private Rides - $60 (per group 4-6 people) *Trolley: $12 each for Adults & […]

Live Window Displays

Downtown New Bern New Bern

Downtown shops participate in this annual event to have their self-made live window displays for visitors and residents to stroll through the historic district and view. There will be a […]

Chamber Music by Candlelight

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern

Chamber Music by Candlelight returns for the 2021 holiday season! This limited-seating event takes place in the Palace Council Chamber and boasts a superb acoustic experience.The Brierwood Ensemble (Christina Brier, […]

The Nutcracker Ballet

New Bern Civic Theatre 414 Pollock Street, New Bern

Be greeted by sounds of the season as you enter the Historic Athens Theatre to enjoy this year’s ballet production presented as a bedtime story for Marie, as told by […]