Join us at Union Point Park in New Bern for a day of family fun on and off the water featuring live entertainment, food and beverage vendors, kids’ activities, and of course, racing! Join us for performances by The Loose Cannon Company, The Shadow Players , Tryon Palace Fife & Drum Corps and so much more!

Enter our "Anything That Floats" category! And of course don't forget to cheer on the raft racers and vote for you favorite for the People's Choice Award!


The Great Trent River Raft Race

Union Point Park 210 E Front Street
New Bern, NC 28560

(252) 637-3111

Updated April 28, 2023