New Bern’s 300th Anniversary Celebration

It’s a Celebration!  In 2010, New Bern, our state’s second oldest town, will officially be 300 years old!  To honor this milestone and our rich history, New Bern is hosting a year-long celebration and everyone is invited.

A host of events and activities are planned throught the year to appeal to a wide variety of interests.  Whether you’re a history buff, an outdoor enthusiast, a lover of the arts, a fan of architecture and historic sites, or simply enjoy strolling quaint streets and a scenic waterfront, New Bern has something to offer every day.

Join the residents of Carolina Colours and New Bern as we pay tribute to our first 300 years and it’s vision for the future.  You’ll find New Bern a city you won’t forget.