Jonkonnu Youth Workshop

Jonkonnu Workshop

Waystation auditorium  June 17, 2014 - 1:00pm to August 5, 2014 - 3:00pm
Weekly workshops that focus on learning the skills and culture of Jonkonnu, including dancing techniques, drumming methods, and choreographing movements to...Read more

The Paper Route

Duffy Gallery, North Carolina History Center August 2, 2014 - 9:00am to September 1, 2014 - 5:00pm
Tryon Palace will host a free art exhibition in the Duffy Gallery celebrating the work of locally-raised artist Gerry King during the month of August. Open...Read more

Jonkonnu Performance

Waystation Auditorium August 5, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Tryon Palace invites all to attend a free public performance of Jonkonnu. Jonkonnu is the African American holiday celebration that combines singing, dancing,...Read more

'The Paper Route' Reception and Book Signing

Duffy Gallery, North Carolina History Center August 9, 2014 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Tryon Palace will host a free reception and book signing to celebrate the artwork of locally-raised artist Gerry King on Saturday, Aug. 9. The reception will...Read more

Youth Jazz Master Class

Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center August 23, 2014 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Registration for Tryon Palace’s Youth Jazz Master Class is now open. Bring your instruments for the opportunity of a lifetime! Open to students grades 5 and up...Read more

'Where Rivers Meet' Summer Jazz Festival

Palace South Lawn August 23, 2014 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Festivals like the Monterey Jazz Festival, the Newport Jazz Festival, and the Montreux Jazz Festival are too far way. Instead, why not enjoy a waterfront...Read more

Stanly-Spaight Duel

Tryon Palace South Lawn August 30, 2014 - 4:00pm
On September 5th, 1802, a prominent New Bern lawyer met his political rival, a former State Governor, in a lethal duel on the streets of New Bern. Step back in...Read more

Freedom for All

Mattocks Hall, North Carolina History Center September 8, 2014 - 9:00am to October 4, 2014 - 5:00pm
“Freedom for All,” a traveling exhibit of illustrated informational panels that outline the struggle for freedom by the enslaved people in North Carolina and...Read more