Upcoming Shows

June 22: The Great Trent River Raft Race, Union Point Park, corner of E Front St. & S Front St., New Bern, NC, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Sponsored by New Bern Chamber of Commerce.

July 19: George H. & Laura E. Brown Library, 122 Van Norden St., Washington, NC, 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

October 26: Fall Festival, Aycock Birthplace Historic Site, 264 Governor Aycock Rd., Fremont, NC, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

December 12: Christmas Candlelight, Aycock Birthplace Historic Site, 264 Governor Aycock Rd., Fremont, NC, 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

New Bern Puppets is proud to have performed at the following events, museums, and schools:

2024

Party Like It’s 1899 – Celebrating 125 Years! – New Bern Chamber of Commerce

NC Pickle Festival, Mount Olive, NC

ENC Renaissance Faire, Lenoir County Fairgrounds, Kinston, NC

New Bern Mardi Gras, New Bern, NC

Craven Community Day, NC History Center, New Bern, NC. Sponsored by Tryon Palace.

Spring Egg Hunt, Duke Homestead State Historic Site, Durham, NC

2023

New Bern Mardi Gras, New Bern, NC

Tryon Palace & NC History Center, New Bern, NC (Multiple dates). Sponsored by Tryon Palace.

CSS Neuse Museum, Kinston, NC (Homeschool Days)

Easter Egg Hunt – Duke Homestead State Historic Site, Durham, NC & Christmas by Candlelight

Easter Show – Private Show, Pittsboro, NC

Eastern North Carolina Renaissance Faire, Kinston, NC

Charles B. Aycock Birthplace State Historic Site, Fremont, NC (Multiple dates, including Rakin’ in the Fun Fall Festival & Christmas by Candlelight)

KidZone Arts in April, New Bern, NC. Sponsored by Tryon Palace.

Medieval Faire – Grace Classical School, Jacksonville, NC

Onslow County Pirate Fest, Swansboro, NC

Bridgeton Blueberry Festival, Bridgeton, NC

PolloPalooza, Pollocksville, NC

Craven County DSS (New Bern), North Pole Christmas Express party. Our gift to foster families/children.

2022

New Bern Mardi Gras, New Bern, NC

Easter Egg Hunt – Duke Homestead State Historic Site, Durham, NC

Onslow County Pirate Fest, Swansboro, NC

Great American Cookout – Harmony Hall, Kinston, NC

Family Days – NC History Center, New Bern, NC

NC History Center, New Bern, NC

All Hallows – Tryon Palace, New Bern, NC

Phantasmagoria – Duke Homestead State Historic Site, Durham, NC (

Halloween – Charles B. Aycock Birthplace State Historic Site, Fremont, NC

Birthday Party – Private Show, Pittsboro, NC

Christmas – NC History Center, New Bern, NC

Candlelight – Duke Homestead State Historic Site, Durham, NC

Candlelight – Charles B. Aycock Birthplace State Historic Site, Fremont, NC

Christmas – Private show