Art Walk

Downtown New Bern New Bern

Join downtown businesses and restaurants for opening receptions, demonstrations, special events, and much more!  

Mum Fest

Downtown New Bern New Bern

MumFest is a combination of family fun, entertainment, attractions, exhibitors and great food in the beautifully restored setting of historic downtown New Bern and its waterfront. About 100,000 festival-goers enjoyed Mumfestivities in 2019. And, MumFest 2021 promises to be another fabulous fun-filled fall weekend! So be sure to mark your calendar for October 9-10, 2021!

Mum Fest

Downtown New Bern New Bern

MumFest is a combination of family fun, entertainment, attractions, exhibitors and great food in the beautifully restored setting of historic downtown New Bern and its waterfront. About 100,000 festival-goers enjoyed Mumfestivities in 2019. And, MumFest 2021 promises to be another fabulous fun-filled fall weekend! So be sure to mark your calendar for October 9-10, 2021!

MumFeast!

Downtown New Bern New Bern

MumFeast! 2020 was such a big hit we're bringing it back!! MumFeast! celebrates Downtown New Bern's restaurants in a weekend-long dining-in-the-streets event! In addition to dining-in-the-streets you'll find a food truck rodeo, several dozen street vendors, and live music! Downtown streets close Friday, October 15 at 5pm and reopen Saturday, October 16 at 10:00am. Downtown […]

MumFeast!

Downtown New Bern New Bern

MumFeast! 2020 was such a big hit we're bringing it back!! MumFeast! celebrates Downtown New Bern's restaurants in a weekend-long dining-in-the-streets event! In addition to dining-in-the-streets you'll find a food truck rodeo, several dozen street vendors, and live music! Downtown streets close Friday, October 15 at 5pm and reopen Saturday, October 16 at 10:00am. Downtown […]

Beary-Not-So-Scary Halloween

Downtown New Bern New Bern

Trick or Treating in the Streets! Trick or Treating 4p-6pm (Children 12 & under welcome) **More details coming soon!!

Art Walk

Downtown New Bern New Bern

Join downtown businesses and restaurants for opening receptions, demonstrations, special events, and much more!  

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.

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 judging and trophy awarded to the winner! Folks Foundation took home in trophy in 2020, who you think will win this year?! Past Winners: 2020 […]

2021 New Bern/Jaycees Christmas Parade

Downtown New Bern New Bern

The annual Downtown New Bern/Jaycees Christmas Parade! Marching Bands, themed floats, civic groups, and who knows - maybe even Santa Claus himself! Help us bring in the holiday season with style! This years theme will be "the scenes of Christmas" - so make sure your entry has some visual punch to show the spirit of […]