Yesterday, Joan and I joined our neighbors, Val and Larry, for a visit to the Sylvan Heights Bird Park in Scotland Neck, NC. Birds of every continent are represented here where they are studied, and many of their number who are endangered are bred in the Avian Breeding Center. The park founder and staff members […]
Dates/Times: Friday, February 10, 2017: 10:00am-5:00pm Saturday, February 11, 2017: 10:00am-5:00pm Sunday, February 12, 2017: 11:00am-4:00pm Location: New Bern Riverfront Convention Center 203 South Front Street New Bern, NC 28560 Description: Get hot in New Bern at the Antiques Show & Sale to be held at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center! Come play and […]
WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews, and Comfort Foods Dates/Times: Friday, January 27, 2017 5:30pm – 8:30pm Location: Bate Commons, Mattocks Hall, North Carolina History Center 529 South Front Street New Bern, NC 28560 Description: Shuck your winter shell as Tryon Palace’s WinterFeast oyster roast returns to the North Carolina History Center in 2017.
Holiday Tours at Tryon Palace Dates/Times: Saturday, November 26, 2016 to Tuesday, January 3, 2017 9:00am – 5:00pm Location: Tryon Palace 529 South Front Street New Bern, NC 28560 Description: Enjoy holiday themed tours throughout the Tryon Palace grounds through Jan. 3, 2017. Holiday tours offer a chance to see the Governor’s Palace, Dixon […]
NC Symphony Holiday Pops Performance Bring the family as we celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with this sparkling holiday spectacular! Join us for carols and warm your heart with traditional holiday favorites performed by the North Carolina Symphony Orchestra. General Admission Tickets: $51 per person Student Tickets (with valid student I.D.): […]
Tryon Palace Candlelight Tours Merriment, drama, and romance fill the air this holiday season when Tryon Palace celebrates its 36th annual Candlelight: Colonial Christmas Celebration. Enjoy the magic and wonder of circus acts, fire eating, sword swallowing, acrobatics, historical interpretations, and 18th-century magic tricks from The Pickled Brothers Circus, Signora Bella, and Rodney the […]
December 3, 2016 Santa arrives in style in downtown New Bern aboard a Hatteras yacht as part of the Coastal Christmas Flotilla. This annual event, organized by New Bern Department of Parks and Recreation always takes place the first Saturday of December. The flotilla of gaily decorated boats of all sizes proceeds down the Trent […]