Everything comes together downtown

Greater Downtown New Bern . . .

it’s where shopping, dining, history and the arts come together.

Situated at the confluence of two scenic rivers, Greater Downtown New Bern is the center for vibrant lifestyle experiences in Eastern North Carolina. Pedestrian-friendly, it is home to historic Tryon Palace, the birthplace of Pepsi, as well as great shopping, dining, museums, concerts, galleries and parks. Discover North Carolina’s second oldest town located just off of  US Highways 70 and 17.

It’s where everything has been coming together . . . for more than three hundred years.

Upcoming Events

Jan
19
Sat
2019

True Justice International’s 2nd... @ Copper Ridge on the Neuse

6:00 pm
True Justice International’s 2nd... @ Copper Ridge on the Neuse
Jan 19 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Please join us for an evening of dinner and dancing with the band Spare Change, to kick off the new year as a new beginning! We hope to create new relationships and enjoy old ones.[...]
Jan
25
Fri
2019

WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews and ... @ North Carolina History Center

5:30 pm
WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews and ... @ North Carolina History Center
Jan 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Shuck your winter shell as Tryon Palace’s WinterFeast oyster roast returns to the North Carolina History Center in 2019! Dive into a table full of fresh, local, steamed oysters, sample classic winter favorites like chowders,[...]

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Our Mission

Swiss Bear facilitates development of the greater downtown area through leadership and planning that empowers community stakeholders to promote and enhance New Bern’s unique cultural and natural resources.

 

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