September 27, 2021

Flo’s Extravaganza Bar and Lounge opens, host filming of movie in July

New Bern’s newest entertainment venue opened on Thursday and promises to bring some exciting events to the area.

Flo’s Extravaganza Bar and Lounge will be open Thursday through Sunday and seeks to provide an upscale atmosphere for trendy adults. The lounge will open at 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. on Sundays. It is located at 2704 Neuse Blvd. in New Bern.

Patrons must be age 30 and up.

The club’s owners, Kenneth and Florence Jones of New Bern, are dedicated to providing a venue for patrons to enjoy and relax in a mature and safe environment.

The club has a capacity of 149 persons making it the largest nighttime entertainment spot in New Bern, the Joneses were told by the fire marshal. 

“We did a total remodel to the interior of the building”, said Kenneth Jones, who is also the owner Mr. Jones Quality Painting. “We put a lot of time and effort into creating a venue where everyone can feel comfortable and welcome,” he said, adding that they have rules in place that must be followed by all patrons at all times.

The renovations took the Joneses nearly a year and a half to complete.