Meet in the Street

36th Annual Meet in the Street
Saturday, May 7, 2016 ~ 10 am - 5 pm

The 36th Annual Meet in the Street® festival will take place Saturday, May 7, at 10 am in historic downtown Wake Forest. Presented by the Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce, Meet in the Street offers a day filled with food, fun and entertainment, including live music and children’s activities. Admission is free.

Festivities will include dozens of artisans' booths featuring handcrafted arts and crafts along South Taylor Street, South Brooks Street, and South White Street starting at 10 am. The event also will include multiple entertainment venues and a beer garden.


Meet in the Street Applications Now Accepted
Now's your chance to be a part of the 2016 Meet in the Street! The Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting applications for vendors, downtown merchants and performers for this incredible community event:


Sponsorships & Musical Performances
Numerous sponsorship opportunities are available. For information about sponsorships or to provide musical performances on our main stage, contact Corey Hutcherson.


Volunteers Needed
Volunteers are also needed throughout the day of the event. To learn more, contact our Volunteer Coordinator.


Meet in the Street App
Complete information about the 2016 Meet in the Street will be provided through the "Meet...Street" function on the Town of Wake Forest app. Download the app for instant access to information about Meet in the Street vendors, concessions, entertainment, and more! IPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Android users can download the app by searching for “Town of Wake Forest" on iTunes, in the iPhone app store, or in Google Play or by scanning the appropriate QR code.