Travis Tritt in the Colonial Capital

RESCHEDULED EVENT: Presented by Captain Ratty’s–the legendary country music artist Travis Tritt will be live in concert in New Bern, NC. Few country music stars rival his talent and hits. […]

Mum Fest

MumFest is a combination of family fun, entertainment, attractions, exhibitors and great food in the beautifully restored setting of historic downtown New Bern and its waterfront. About 100,000 festival-goers enjoyed […]

Garden Lovers’ Weekend

Tryon Palace gardens will be open for free during MumFest weekend, Friday through Sunday, Oct. 8-10 in historic downtown New Bern. Hundreds of mums and a variety of fall blooming […]


Join the Earl of Craven Chapter of The Questers for a free tour of historic Cedar Grove Cemetery in Downtown New Bern this Fall. Come out to learn fascinating facts […]

New Bern History Quest

Test your sleuthing skills in this all new, family-friendly outdoor scavenger hunt! Join the New Bern Historical Society and Sherlock T. Bear on Saturday, June 5 10am-4pm. Starting & ending […]

New Bern Crab & Seafood Festival

Come have a crab’n good time with us in New Bern, NC, as we enjoy crabs cooked on-site on Saturday, May 29th 2021… Attend the crab and seafood festival and […]

1 Year Anniversary Celebration Block Party!

Party. Of. The. Year! Tap That is celebrating our 1st birthday with a block party to include our friends Freshwater Brewing Company and Brewery 99 (our little Brew-muda Triangle!) on […]

Plein Air New Bern

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, […]

Tracy Lawrence and Bryan Mayer

Country Music Legend Tracy Lawrence joins forces with N.C. favorite Bryan Mayer on Saturday, May 8th for what promises to be a grand concert. Gates open at 5:00 pm for […]