August Happenings in New Bern NC

Carolina Colours’ home town of New Bern, NC is full of life in August!  This historic coastal town offers fun-filled activities for real estate owners and people of all ages and interests including:

August 1 – The Jarman Opry – Masonic Theatre – Performance at 7 pm. Enjoy a classic country, gospel, blue grass show at the Masonic Theatre.

August 1, 15 – Tryon Palace Theater : Meet John Lawson – Tryon Palace Visitors Center Auditorium – 11 am.  Learn about John Lawson, an early 18th century explorer, surveyor, and father as he prepares a special gift for his daughter, Isabella.

August 4, 11, 18 – Tryon Fun Tuesdays – Tryon Palace – 9 am – 12 pm.  Kids will participate in popular games and activities from the 19th to 20th centuries.

August 16 – African American Historic Downtown Walking Tour – Tryon Palace Visitors Center – 2 pm.

August 20 – Greater New Bern Business Expo – New Bern Riverfront Convention Center – 10 am – 5 pm. Sponsored bny the New Bern Chamber of Commerce.

August 22 – Haunted Evening Tour – Attmore-Oliver House – 8 pm. This popular drama is back! Join the mourners as they observe funeral customs of the South during the post Civil War occupation of New Bern.