Christmas Belles: A Candlelight Christmas Celebration

This famed North Carolina tradition returns to Tryon Palace in 2019 with beautiful, new decorations and heartwarming holiday vignettes illuminated by the magical glow of candlelight. Experience the beauty, joy, […]

Strung Together

Come out and enjoy the local band sing their holiday favorites while you enjoy downtown New Bern!

Holiday Hustle 2019

Jingle Bell Jog 5k, Tinsel 10k, and Family fun run with Santa. Best spirit dressed awards. Register by November 30th to guarantee your long sleeve dri-wick t-shirt.

Holiday Artwalk & ARTcrawl

ArtWalk is a fun, casual celebration of art and community in downtown New Bern, held every second Friday of each month (yes, even in winter!). It begins at 5 p.m. […]

3rd Annual Beary Merry Mistletoe March

Join New Bern Bernie Bear and our wonderland sponsor Coastal Childrens Clinic for the 3rd Annual Beary Merry Mistletoe March. Join us as we march through Downtown New Bern, North […]

Bed & Breakfast Holiday Open House

Bed & Breakfasts of New Bern Holiday Open House will be held from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8. The annual event showcases some of the premier B&Bs along Pollock Street, […]

2019 Christmas Parade

The annual Downtown New Bern / Craven Jaycee’s Christmas Parade. Every year the Craven County Jaycee’s and the City of New Bern work together to bring in the Christmas season […]

Trent Woods Christmas Parade

Line Up at 1:30pm Parade starts at 2pm The them is: Paws. . . It’s Christmas. Come join us to start the holiday season!