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Brittany Jean Guitar | October 21, 2017

Brittany Jean massages strings. Brittany played during the Ol Front Porch Music Festival Oct 6 & 7. This weekend you might have to play your own guitar, except Sunday afternoon / evening when George Bailey plays at O'Town.
August Rush 7:30p Oct 20 Old Theater | October 20, 2017

Tonight @ The Old Theater it’s Friday Flicks. August Rush shows at 7:30p. Tix just 6 bucks, popcorn included.

Quebe Sisters on the Bean Porch | October 19, 2017

Hulda Quebe, one-third of the Quebe Sisters, on the porch of The Bean. Music loving residents of Oriental gathered on Hodges to hear them play. The biggest challenge for this venue? The noise of the gulls in the harbor; they like to sing, too.
The Quebe Sisters In Town | October 19, 2017

Sophia. Hulda. Grace. The Quebe Sisters. They're here from Texas to serenade town. The official show is 7:30p tonight at The Old Theater (it's sold out.) But you can still see & hear them... a free show today 1:30p, by the Town Dock on Hodges.
Manly Ranchero On South Ave | October 17, 2017

It’s a 1958 Ford Ranchero, showing off its fins and factory AM radio at the 2017 Oriental Classic Car Show. Full car show story now online.

Dodge, Cadillac, and Kim | October 16, 2017

Aggressive Dodge snout from 1947.
1948 Plymouth | October 15, 2017

And the TownDock Award for best nautical imagery at the car show... this 1948 Plymouth had a vessel that dated to Plymouth Rock.
Car Show Action - Truck Legal Challenge | October 14, 2017

Some car show entries are perfect shiny vehicles. Others show some wear and tear from decades of experience. Billy Creech’s 1952 Ford drew the attention of the law for his replacement for a leaking fuel tank.
The 2017 Oriental Classic Car Show is today, 10a – 3p by the waterfront.

Car Show Views - Austin Healey & Badges | October 13, 2017

The Oriental Classic Car Show - 10a-3p Saturday on the waterfront near Lou Mac Park. There is lots of American metal, and some British steel too. This Austin Healey showed off its badges at the 2016 show.
Hats & War @ Oriental History Museum | October 13, 2017

Enter the Oriental History Museum and this mystery device greets you. The museum celebrates its 13th birthday Saturday… you’re invited to see a special Civil War exhibit, a silent auction… and even a wine tasting.
But about that mystery machine. Click through and you’ll get an answer.

Aqua Marine Steps Lead To Marine Store | October 12, 2017

Radical new color downtown. Aquamarine steps now lead to a marine store.
Show Winning Jaguar | October 11, 2017

The Best In Show from the 2015 (and 1st) Oriental Classic Car Show. It's a 65 Jaguar XKE owned by Bill Denning of New Bern. The 3rd annual Classic Car Show is this Saturday.
A fiddle, three guys, and some rain | October 10, 2017

Clay Buckner of the Red Clay Ramblers checks his fiddle before playing the Ol' Front Porch Main Stage Saturday. Click for the full story with more pictures.
Water Tower Lady Liberty | October 9, 2017

Oriental's water tower is getting painted. A large dress is extended over the tower to do that neatly. It's all caused artist Laura Turgeon to see the water tower a bit differently. Does Lady Liberty now beckon at the edge of town?
Cookie The Clown | October 8, 2017

Cookie. The Clown. Cookie was all about the Ol Front Porch Music Festival Saturday. Cookie and his shower flower are coming to TownDock. (Dori Arrington photo)
The Gospel Ensemble plays today | October 7, 2017

The Gospel Ensemble plays today from 1:30 - 3p. They're one of two dozen performers at the Ol' Front Porch Music Festival. Look just below and they'll sing you some gospel... Listen:

Mojo Collins @ New Village Brewery | October 7, 2017

Mojo Collins sang Friday night to a packed New Village Brewery courtyard. The line for beer was longer than normally seen in a village with a population of 893. It appeared some new music seekers / beer consumers just might be in town.
Moores Creek Bluegrass | October 6, 2017

Moores Creek Bluegrass performing at the 2016 Ol' Front Porch Music Festival. They are back Saturday for 2017 porch bluegrass.
Honey Magpie Coming To Ol Front Porch | October 5, 2017

Honey Magpie... coming from Durham to Oriental's Ol Front Porch Music Festival this Saturday.
The Red Clay Ramblers - This Weekend | October 4, 2017

The Red Clay Ramblers - the headlining act this Saturday at The Ol' Front Porch Music Festival. Ramblers tickets usually sell out $$, but this Saturday you can see them for free in Oriental.