ENC Home & Outdoor Expo

May 5, 2021

Find inspiration and education for your home and outdoor lifestyle at the semi-annual ENC Home & Outdoor Expo on Saturday, May 22 and Sunday, May 23 from 10 am – 4 pm each day. Returning to the beautiful Riverfront Convention… Read More

Plein Air New Bern Event

May 3, 2021

May 10-16,2021: Plein air is the centuries old tradition of painting the real world directly and on site. Various mediums can be utilized depending on the artist’s preference, including oils, pastel, acrylics, and watercolors. The Plein Air New Bern event… Read More

Behind the Scenes- Gardens at Tryon Palace

April 17, 2021

April 20,2021 2-3 p.m. Tyron Palace Gardens Tryon Palace Greenhouse and Gardens Manager, Hadley Cheris will meet guests at the Waystation to discover what is popping up in the 16 acres of Tryon Palace Gardens. (Tour cancelled only in the… Read More

Southern Living- The South’s Best Small Towns

March 25, 2021

 The anatomy of a perfect Southern small town doesn’t come in just one idyllic shape or size, nor does it ever look or act in quite the same way. Some show their personality by way of tiny historic downtowns, while… Read More

Artwalk and NC History Center 3/12/2021

March 12, 2021

Artwalk North Carolina History Center March 12 @ 5:00 pm Make plans to enjoy the Artwalk Downtown New Bern and the NC History Center! We’re part of the Craven Arts Council’s ARTWALK! Meander our way and receive 10% off any… Read More

ArtWalk Downtown NB

March 2, 2021

Art Walk: March 12 @ 5-8 p.m. Join downtown businesses and restaurants for opening receptions, demonstrations, special events, and much more! Plus check out the Potters’ Throwdown at the Harrison Center! Great way to enjoy downtown NB- dinner, art and… Read More


February 23, 2021

February 25, 2021 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Empty Bowls is a partnership between Religious Community Services and Craven Arts Council and Gallery. This uplifting event unites businesses, religious and civic groups, professional and amateur potters, restaurants and others, as we… Read More