Porsches to the Palace Tour to New Bern

Organized by the Hickory Area, Carolinas Region PCA. Sponsored by Porsche Hickory.

Participants will meet on Thursday, March 5 at 9:15 AM at Porsche Hickory for a light breakfast, compliments of the dealership. Following a brief drivers meeting, depart promptly at 10:00 AM for New Bern. Drive time approximately 4.5 hrs., with personal breaks and lunch stop (Smithfield Chicken and BBQ in Zebulon, NC) along the way. Those Members who live in the more Eastern portion of the Carolinas Region may join us at our lunch stop.

Lodging: Marriott Courtyard New Bern, 218 E Front St, New Bern, NC 28560. A block of 25 riverfront rooms have been set aside at $169.00/night plus tax. Participants are responsible for making their own reservations by phoning: (252) 636-0022. Mention "PCA Winter Tour" to assure you get the special rate.

Thursday: Social/cocktail hour at the hotel. Dinner at Chelsea's Restaurant

Friday: Area drive in the morning or explore New Bern on your own.

Saturday: Explore New Bern on your own in the AM. Tour Tryon Palace after lunch. We will place cars at Tryon Palace at 8:30 for a group photo on the Palace lawn. Cars will remain at the Palace until 4:30. We will meet up with local members of the Hurricane Region for lunch at Persimmons (100 Pollock Street). At 2:00 we will return to Tryon Palace to tour the Palace and pick up cars. Shuttle service will be available from Tryon Palace back to the hotel on Saturday morning and from hotel back to Tryon Palace Saturday afternoon.

Sunday: Return on your own

Registration fee of $95 per person. A few slots remain.

Bryson Kiser, 828-234-8868, brysondkiser@icloud.com

Event Properties

Event Date 03-05-2020
Event End Date 03-08-2020
Capacity Unlimited