Thursday, October 9, 2014

Downtown New Bern Calendar 2014

October 31:  Preschool Parade Downtown New Bern Sponsor – New Bern Recreation Department 9:30am 

October 31-Nov 1:  Bee By The River 2014 Quilt Show Riverfront Convention Center Oct. 31st – 10am –7pm Nov 1st -  9am – 5pm

November
2014

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 2014


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 13at 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!