Community Connections

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March 2nd - March 3rd

31st Annual Coastal Carolina Home & Garden Show

Turn all your home and garden dreams into reality! Come to the Coastal Home & Garden Show at the Carolina Coast Civic Center in Morehead City. Being the area’s largest consumer show, there promises to be many unique exhibits, products, and services represented.

Whether you’re a full-time resident, second homeowner, or a weekend warrior everyone will find something of interest. For the remodeling homeowner or if you’re just looking to spruce things up; professionals will be on hand to share the latest trends in color and style designs for everything from windows to doors and countertops to floors. Redesign your bathroom, kitchen or turn your backyard into a tropical oasis.

The show offers a full spectrum of exhibitors offering ideas for outdoor living, gardening and landscaping, sunrooms and yard décor, even new ways to eliminate the pests from your garden and under your house. We have something for everyone even those with an interest in home décor, beautiful new fabric samples and taking care of your swimming pool or hot tub. For homeowners looking to break a sweat, check out the latest in yard tools and equipment, hardscape and landscape ideas with custom built outdoor kitchens and grills and the newest in renovation ideas and supplies.

Admission - $5 per person / under 12 years old - free

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March 8th
11:00 AM-2:00 PM

Friday Fish Fry


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March 15th
6:00 PM-10:00 PM

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Sham-Rockin' 2019

WHEN: Friday, March 15th 2019, 6-10 PM; dinner will be served from 6-8:30 PM

WHERE: Tryon Palace History Center & patio

WHAT: Enjoy a traditional Irish dinner followed by the rockin' TrainWreck band.

Cash bar of beer, wine and soft drinks…nothing over $5.

Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door


Gather your family and friends, get your green on, and join us for The Rotary Club of New Bern’s Sham-Rockin’ 2019, A St. Patrick’s Celebration, Friday, March 15th! The event will be held at the beautiful North Carolina History Center, overlooking the Trent River.

Doors open at 6:00 pm and the Sham-Rockin’ will continue until 10:00 pm. The Chelsea Restaurant will serve up the best corned beef and cabbage found in Eastern North Carolina from 6:00 – 8:30 pm. Coastal Beverage, as our beverage sponsor will offer your favorite beer and wine.

During dinner, listen to The Celtic Minstrels playing Irish music and after dinner, dance the night away to the popular band, Trainwreck!

Tickets include dinner and admission and are $20 in advance (plus associated EventBrite fees when purchased on line) and $25 at the door. There will be a cash bar of beer, wine, sodas, and water.

Refund policy:  Tickets purchased through Eventbrite, or one of our outlets, are $20 each (plus applicable fees) and are non-refundable.   If the event is cancelled, or you cannot attend, refunds will not be given.  Proceeds will be used to benefit Rotary projects and programs in our community.

Sham-Rockin’ is the club’s annual fundraiser to support local needs. Past proceeds have assisted with supporting Boys and Girls Club of New Bern, Backpack Blessings, and Craven County Partners In Education and Promise Place.

The Rotary Club of New Bern is a civic organization that supports the local community through grants to area non-profits as well as organizes community service projects. The Rotary Club of New Bern is a part of Rotary International, which undertakes many humanitarian efforts throughout the world.

February 12th - December 31st
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