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Light Up the Season

November 24, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

BMC Kickoff 202024

Light Up the Season, Friday, November 24, officially kicks off the Beary Merry Christmas 2023 season in New Bern.

Annual Community Christmas Tree Lighting - 6pm
Santa Parade to Middle Street (to follow Christmas Tree Lighting)
Bear Plaza Light Up!

Live Entertainment  - 5:30pm
Union Point Park

Middle Street Block Party  - 5pm to 8:30pm
Music, Crafts, Reindeer Games, and Trackless Train
(Crafts - while supplies last)

The 30ft artificial tree is sponsored by the generosity of the greater New Bern community and will be located at Union Point Park.

Don’t miss this wonderful small town Christmas tradition!


November 24, 2023
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm