JOIN ME IN CELEBRATING  NEW BERN...300 AND STILL GROWING !

For a 19 minute review of 2010, click here!

For highlights of the December 31, 2010 encore, click here !

See the official site of the 300th anniversary celebration at

Click Here for a quick video tour of First Night,

December  31, 2009

The reading of the Declaration on the steps of Tryon Palace...

Enjoy the video

Tryon Palace Fife & Drum celebrates Independence Day in New Bern!

Enjoy this volunteer group...Click Here

For a great DVD about New Bern during the Civil War, go to the War DVD page!

MUMFEST 2009

For a brief video of highlights, click here

A celebration of Fireworks and Fun on the fourth !

Click here for a short video of the Fireworks in New Bern

The photogallery below has images of the fireworks display.

Click on the center button to start a slide show

The controls to the right allow you to view thumbnails and browse, or to view enlarged images

Click Here to see a video composite of the  OLD lawson swing draw bridge in operation. This type of bridge is rarely seen any more. These videos were taken using older technology, not my normal HD cameras. HD was not available to me when they were taken.

Join me in celebrating New Bern, a proud past and a bright future!

Come to New Bern!