October 31-Nov 1: Bee By The River 2014 Quilt Show Riverfront Convention Center Oct. 31st – 10am –7pm Nov 1st - 9am – 5pm
November 1: 5th Annual Habit for HumanityCHAIRITYauction NC History Center
November 1 5th Annual Farm City Celebration, NC History Center and New Bern Farmer's Market 10am-2pm
November 2 New Bern Civic Strings, Centenary United Methodist Church, 7 pm, Admission is Free
November 7 – 9: La Cage Aux Folles – The Musical New Bern Civic Theatre
November 8 14th Annual Merci Clinic Fall Gala, A Masquerade Ball, tryon Palace history Center, Dinner, Dancing, Black Tie Event, 6-11 pm
November 14: David Russell in Concert Trent River Coffee Company Down East Folk Arts Society 7:30pm
November 13-14 - Jewelry Trunk Show at Fine Art at Baxters
November 14 David Russell in Concert, Trent River Coffee Company, Down East Folk Arts Society, 7:30 pm
November 14 – 16: Holiday Home and Gift Show Riverfront Convention Center Presented by the Sun Journal
November 14 – 16: La Cage Aux Folles – The Musical New Bern Civic Theatre
November 14 - ARTWALK 5-8 pm Downtown New Bern ArtWalk Venues throughout Downtown New Bern - Free. Come to downtown New Bern to participate in the festivities at the local ArtWalk businesses. Downtown art galleries and restaurants stay open for extended hours and sponsor special events.
November 14 Annual Juried Art Show - Opening Night & Reception, Bank of the Arts, during ArtWalk
November 14 5-8 pm - Opening of Collage and Calligraphy at Carolina Creations. New work by Kathleen Master, Martha Johnson, Jan Francoeur and Mary Ann Radmacher.
November 15-16 Civil War Weekend: New Bern Hospitals, NC History Center, Palace, Academy Museum, etc, Saturday 9-5, Sunday Noon-5pm
November 19: Chairman’s Award Breakfast Sponsor: New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce At the Flame 8am
November 20 From the Organ Bench, A musician's solitary witness to ministry, matrimony and mortuary, Story Teller, Beverly Burette, Tryon Palace African american Culture Series, Cullman Hall, 7 pm.
November 21 – 22: La Cage Aux Folles – The Musical New Bern Civic Theatre
November 22: At the Gallery : 20th Century American Composers “Duke Ellington” Performed by Heather Pierson and Shawn Nadeau Bank of the Arts 7pm
November 27: Cancer Awareness Turkey Trot 5k Walk/Run, Union Point Park 8 am
November 28: “Light Up The Season” 3pm Activities Begin on Middle Street
November 28 and 29 It will be snowing in Bear Plaza from 6-8 pm!
November 28 and 29: Downtown Christmas Open House Retail Shops Open Friday until 8pm Saturday until 6pm
November 29: A Very Beary Christmas Craft Sale New Bern Farmer’s Market
November 29 Small Business Saturday Shop Small in Downtown New Bern!
December 3 Hanging of the Green, First Baptist Church, Middle St, 6 pm
December 5 Bernie's Pajama Party, Shop in your PJ's! 6-9 pm at many Downtown Retail Stores
December 5 2014 Christmas Gale, Riverfront Convention Center, Dinner/Cocktails/Band "Sleeping Booty" Sponsored by New Bern Home Builder's Association 6:30 pm
December 5 Juliette's Boutique PJ Party for Charity "Fill Your Bucket List" Foundation, 236 Middle St, 5-9 pm
December 5 and 6 It will be snowing in Bear Plaza from 6-8 pm!
December 5, 6 and 7 The Nutcracker Ballet Presented by Down East Dance New Bern Civic Theatre
December 5 Many Downtown Shops Open until 8 pm
December 5 – 7: Dashing Through The Snow Rivertowne Players, Friday and Saturday 7 pm, Sunday 3 pm, Masonic Theatre
December 5 Artist Trey Tyson, Handmade Wooden Gifts, Fine Art at Baxter's Pollock St
December 5 Nauti Paws PJ Party, Wear you pj's and receive a discount 6-9 pm
December 6 – at 2 and 7:30 The Nutcracker Ballet Presented by Down East Dance New Bern Civic Theatre
December 6: Breakfast with Santa Riverfront Convention Center Presented by the Hospital Foundation
December 6: New Bern Christmas Parade Downtown – 3pm
December 6 Photos with Santa, Sponsored by Nauti Paws, Have your pup's picture taken with Santa at Trent River Coffee, Call 252-637-0247 to sign up, 9 am to noon.
December 6: Annual Coastal Christmas Flotilla Riverfront 5:30pm – 7:30pm
December 7: “Bed and Breakfast Holiday Open House” 2-5 pm
December 10 A first Family Christmas Gathering, 70 member gospel choir, first Baptist Church Middle Street, 6 pm
December 11 - 12 Celtic Christmas Concert with The Jennifer Licko Band, Cullman Hall- NC History Center 7 pm
December 12: Holiday ARTcrawl Downtown - 5pm – 8pm
December 12 Many Downtown Shops open until 8 pm
December 12 "Wrap It Up" - the Scarf Event at Juliette's Boutique, Middle St>
December 12 Jim Bisbee's Kiln Opening, Fine Art at Baxter's Pollock St
December 12 – 14: Dashing Through the Snow Rivertowne Players, Fri/Sat 7 pm, Sunday 3 pm Masonic Theatre
December 12 7:30 The Nutcracker Ballet Presented by Down East Dance New Bern Civic Theatre
December 12 and 13 It will be snowing in Bear Plaza from 6-8 pm!
December 13: Holiday Hustle 5K, 10K, Family Fun Run Craven County Smart Start
December 13– at 2 and 7:30 The Nutcracker Ballet Presented by Down East Dance New Bern Civic Theatre
December 13 Christ Episcopal Church Cookie Walk, Christ Church Ministry Center, 311 Middle St, 10 am - 1 pm
December 13: Tryon Palace Christmas Candlelight 5pm – 9:45 pm
December 13: Merci Clinic Fourth Annual Pancake Breakfast Morgan’s Tavern and Grill 7am – 10am 100% of all proceeds go directly to Merci Clinic
December 13: Beary Merry Mistletoe March 2014 Sponsor: New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce
December 13 The Holly and the Ivy, Holiday Homes Tour, Sponsored by New Bern Women's Club 10:30 to 3:30 pm
December 14: Sledding Shopping Sunday 1pm – 4pm and food drive for RCS
December 15: Messiah 3pm / 7:30pm Centenary United Methodist Church
December 17: NC Symphony Holiday Pops Riverfront Convention Center
December 18: Community Caroling Led by Christ Episcopal Church Pollock Street 300 Block 5:30pm – 7:30pm
December 19 and 20 It will be snowing in Bear Plaza from 6-8 pm!
December 20: Tryon Palace Christmas Candlelight 5pm – 9pm
December 23: New Bern Farmer’s Market Special Christmas Open Day!
December 25: Merry Christmas!