Craven County residents enjoy a wealth of artistic endeavors, from theaters to music to dance and more.
317 Middle St.
New Bern, NC 28563 252-638-2577
The second Friday of every month downtown New Bern is home to ArtWalk, where art venues, participating restaurants and shops extend their hours for a host of festivities. Enjoy a walking tour around historic downtown, explore galleries, listen to local musicians, talk to local authors and more. For details on participating businesses and other information, visit www.cravenarts.org/artwalk.html or call the Craven Arts Council and Gallery at 252-638-2577.
Carolina Ballet has garnered critical praise from the national and international media, staged 80 world premiere ballets, and toured internationally in China and Hungary. Its principal venue is the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh, North Carolina.
New Bern Civic Theatre
414 Pollock St.
New Bern, NC 28560 252-634-9057
New Bern Civic Theatre is proud to be an important part of the New Bern Community for over 40 years. Performing hundreds of shows for audiences both young and young at heart, New Bern Civic Theatre has always been about more than just entertainment.
North Carolina Symphony
3700 Glenwood Ave., Suite 130
Raleigh, NC 27612 919-733-2750
Founded in 1932 and the first state-supported symphony in the country, the North Carolina Symphony is a vital and honored component of North Carolina’s cultural life. Its 175 performances annually are greeted with enthusiasm throughout the state in communities large and small, in concert halls, auditoriums, gymnasiums and outdoor settings. Visit the website to see the schedule of performances.