Discover Tryon Palace: Life on the Lesser Stairs

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern, NC

The Palace often conjures images of the Governors and their families who called the building home. What often is missing from the picture, however, is the number of staff, free […]

Holiday Nights

Downtown New Bern New Bern, NC

Experience a small town Christmas in Downtown New Bern while eating and shopping local. Businesses will extend their shopping hours until 8pm on these nights. Plus, Santa will be in […]

The Great Fire of 1922: 100 Year Anniversary

Broad & Roundtree New Bern, NC

In 1922, the face of New Bern was forever changed. Over three thousand people were displaced in a fire that raged through the African American community, decimating hundreds of structures. […]

Appalachian Christmas

Orringer Auditorium, New Bern Campus 800 College Ct, New Bern

Craven Community Chorus presents: Appalachian Christmas under the direction of Philip Evancho. Accompaniment will be the Trent River Orchestra and pianist Cheryl Arthur Kite. Tickets are available at Bank of […]

The Great Fire of 1922 – 100 Year Anniversary

New Bern Firemen’s Museum 420 Broad Street, New Bern, NC

Fire of ’22 exhibit at the Firemen’s Museum will be open for hourly tours free of charge from 9 a.m. to noon. Register Here

Discovering Tryon Palace: Holiday Home Tours

Tryon Palace 529 S Front St., New Bern, NC

Join us on a tour of Stanly, Dixon and Commission Houses focused on the decorations and traditions of Christmas past. Matt Arthur, Tryon Palace Living History Coordinator, and Hadley Cheris, […]