Svetlana and the Delancey Five Musical Performance

January 20, 2018

The Pamlico Musical Society proudly presents the cool jazz sounds of Svetlana and the Delancey Five at the Old Theater on Saturday, January 20. For more information go to

From premier NYC jazz clubs to the underground world of secret speakeasies, Svetlana & The Delancey Five is a “very sweet & naughty” (Jazzlives), “energetic” (Wall Street Journal), “delightful” (WRHU Jazz Radio), Golden Age-inspired band. Playing hard swinging 1920s-40s jazz standards as well as charismatic originals, and featuring Svetlana’s “fine and graceful” (Jazzlives) vocals backed by the band members’ harmonizing and virtuoso instrumentals – their tunes are so infectious, they’ll steal your heart and sweep you off your feet!

Location: The Old Theater, 609 Broad St, Oriental, NC 28571, USA
Start Date: Jan 20, 2018 7:30 pm
End Date: 2018-01-21

WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews, & Comfort Foods

January 26, 2018
 WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews, & Comfort Foods

Shuck your winter shell as Tryon Palace’s WinterFeast oyster roast returns to the North Carolina History Center in 2018.

Dive into a table full of fresh, local, steamed oysters, sample classic winter favorites like chowders, shrimp and grits, and jambalaya prepared by your favorite local chefs, and wash it down with a selection of delicious brews while enjoying a night out with friends and neighbors.

This indoor/outdoor event includes a cash bar and will be held at the North Carolina History Center (529 South Front St., New Bern, NC), where you can dance along to the DJ’s music, play a game of cornhole, or simply enjoy the view.

Purchase your tickets before Jan. 1 to receive the discounted rate. WinterFeast tickets are the perfect stocking stuffer! Beginning Jan. 1, tickets will increase to $50. All proceeds benefit the nonprofit Tryon Palace Foundation.

WHEN:    Friday, January 26th, 2018 –   5:30pm – 8:30pm
WHERE:  North Carolina History Center located at 529 S Front St, New Bern
COST:      $45 before January 1st and $50 beginning on that date.
CONTACT:  Tryon Palace
                     by calling    1-800-767-1560

To Purchase Tickets follow the link Here that will take you to the Tryon Palace article. 

At the Gallery: Stevie Wonder

January 27, 2018
Performed by Gabriel Bello
Born premature and blind, Steveland Judkins was signed to Motown Records at age eleven as “Little Stevie Wonder.” With a career spanning over five decades, Stevie Wonder is one of the most successful musicians of all time, with 30 Top Ten Hits and over 100 million in record sales. His albums “Songs in the Key of Life” and “Innervisions” are considered classics of the 20th century. Wonder has received 25 Grammy Awards and a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. Hits include “I Wish,” “Isn’t She Lovely,” “Superstition,” and “Signed, Sealed, Delivered.”

Starting his musical training in the church choir and bands of his youth, Gabriel Bello honed his musical edge in Nashville, TN, where he played on and produced for Kings Mountain Records, including the #1 hits “Until You Come Bak to Me” and “Inside Out.” Before leaving Nashville to pursue a solo career he was a finalist to be the musical director for Carrie Underwood’s first tour and was approached for the position of Kellie Pickler’s musical director. His self-titled 2011 album was on the the Smooth Jazz charts for 11 weeks, unseating Micheal Bubble. His second album, the Christian gospel “Miracle,” saw him perform with the like of Israel Houghton, Tye Tribbett, Tasha Cobbs & Kierra “Kiki” Sheard

WHEN:    Saturday,  January 27th, 2018  –  6:30 p.m.
COST:      $15 for Craven Arts Council Members and $20 for non-members.
CONTACT: Craven Arts Council & Gallery / Down East Folk Arts Society
                     by calling     (252) 638-2577 .

To purchase tickets follow the link Here that will take you to the Craven Arts Council article. 

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**All tickets purchased online can be picked up at the Bank of the Arts prior to the performance at will call.

See a trailer of Gabriel Bello performing with his “Natural Wonder” Band


First Friday – February

February 2, 2018

Each month, the Harbor Club hosts a First Friday Social Hour for our members. It’s a great time for our home owners and club members to kick off the weekend! Members can enjoy a chef’s selection of small bites for $10++. Wine, beer, and non-alcoholic beverages are available.

This month it’s Groundhog Day all over again!

NC Symphony: Dvořák Serenade for Strings

February 2, 2018

February 3, 2018 @ 7:30 pmAmerica/New York Timezone
 North Carolina Symphony
 (919) 733-2750
Explore the beauty and depth of expression in music for string orchestra. The joyful Serenade for Strings echoes the happiness Dvořák was enjoying as a newlywed and new father. Enjoy the high-energy rhythms of Kilar’s nature-inspired Orawa and Jennifer Higdon’s jaunty To the Point, and hear the world premiere of a new work by the North Carolina Symphony’s own Terry Mizesko.


Kilar: Orawa
Terry Mizesko: Concerto for Bass and Strings
Jennifer Higdon: To the Point
Dvořák: Serenade for Strings


Leonid Finkelshteyn, bass
Grant Llewellyn, conductor


Admission: Section A: $51, Section B: $45, Section B Senior: $34, Section C: $36, and Student: $11


February 4, 2018

Members and Guests are invited to join in a Super Bowl Potluck on Sunday, February 4th.  We’ll be showing the game on our BIG screen, so join us for the best seats in town! Please RSVP and let us know if you plan to attend.

Carrie Newcomer Musical Performance

February 8, 2018

The Pamlico Musical Society proudly presents Carrie Newcomer at the Old Theater on Thursday, February 8. For more information go to

Location: The Old Theater, 609 Broad St, Oriental, NC 28571, USA
Start Date: Feb 08, 2018 7:30 pm
End Date: 2018-02-09

An insightful and lyrical singer-songwriter and one of the “50 most influential folk musicians of the past 50 years” (Chicago’s WFMT), Carrie Newcomer’s music explores the intersection of the spiritual and the daily, the sacred and the ordinary. Highly acclaimed for her “deep, rich alto and penchant for exquisite melodies,” she invites listeners to “pause the perpetual motion” of their lives.  The Dallas Morning News raves, “She is the kind of artist whose music makes you stop, think and then say, ‘that is so true’.”

Oriental Friday Flicks: Kinky Boots

February 16, 2018

Location: The Old Theater, 609 Broad St, Oriental, NC 28571, USA
Start Date: Feb 16, 2018 12:00AM
End Date: 2018-02-17

Atlantic Reed Consort at River Dunes

February 25, 2018

Sunday, February 25, 2018, 5:00 PM
Atlantic Reed Consort

at River Dunes Harbor Club
One of the region’s most sought-after chamber music groups, this woodwind quintet made their Carnegie Hall debut in January 2017.  Comprised of oboe, clarinet, bassoon, bass clarinet and saxophone, the group’s cutting edge sound and style both embrace the contemporary and add a new twist to the likes of Bach, Gershwin and Ravel.  The unique blend of reed instruments transforms familiar favorites and is in hot demand for commissions of new works – we will be able to sample both ends of the spectrum!


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Oriental Boat Show

April 13 - 15, 2018

It’s become one of the biggest and most successful in-water boat shows between Annapolis and Savannah. The 2018 Oriental Boat Show — The Best Small Town Boat Show In America —is coming up April 13-15. This 3-day Friday-Saturday-Sunday show in the heart of Oriental is organized by the Oriental Rotary Club and is a great place to see lots of boats and marine gear.

The 2017 show had more than 100 exhibitors of nautical goods and services. Dealers and brokers bring in boats on land and to the slips at Oriental Harbor Marina – many of the boats are available for in-water sea trials. More details – including vendor application forms – are at, For more info, contact boat show impresario Sam Myers 252-249-0228 or