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Please note: A convenience fee applies to all ticket purchases made online. This fee does not apply to purchases made via cash or check at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre Box Office. Box office hours are Monday - Friday, 8 am - noon and 1 - 5 pm.  Box Office 919-435-9458  Special Events Hotline 919-435-9428.

         
 

First Friday Flix
Friday, July 1   I   7 pm

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts "First Friday Flix" at 7 p.m. on the first Friday evening of each month.

Free and open to the public, these monthly movie screenings feature a variety of film favorites and genres, including comedies, dramas, thrillers and more, often with a seasonal or historical theme.

To obtain the title of each month's featured film, sign up for E-News or call the Special Events Hotline at 919-435-9428.

 

 

 
 

Carolina Puppet Theatre  
Wednesday, July 6   I   11 am

The Carolina Puppet Theatre has been entertaining families for over 20 years with fast-paced, interactive shows full of mayhem. 

Ms. Poly and Ms. Ester, the wacky Gabardine Sisters, use storytelling, music and puppetry to make these shows a delightful experience for young children.

For the storytelling segment of each show, children are selected from the audience to be the stars. The theme changes each month with exciting guest puppets. 

These shows are geared to children ages 3-7.

 

 

 

$5

 

flix4kidz
Monday, July 11   I   10:30 am

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts free family-friendly movie showings on the second Monday morning of each month:

‘Flix4kidz’ shows only G or PG rated children’s and family films.

Concessions, including popcorn and soft drinks, will be available for purchase.

To obtain the title of each month's featured film, sign up for E-News or call the Special Events Hotline at 919-435-9428.

 

 

 
 

Free at 3
Monday, July 11   I   3 pm

Designed for adults ages 50 and over, “Free at 3” features a variety of film favorites and genres, including art and family films, as well as comedies, dramas, thrillers and more – often with a seasonal or historical theme.

Concessions, including popcorn and soft drinks, will be available for purchase.

Free at 3 movie screenings are free and open to the public.

To obtain the title of each month's featured film, sign up for E-News or call the Special Events Hotline at 919-435-9428.

 

 

 
 

Neck of the Woods Performance Series
Friday, July 15   I   7:30 pm

Neck of the Woods is a variety performance series that features emerging local artists.

An evening may consist of several performance arts acts. Each show is different and may include actors, dancers, musicians, comedians, writers and spoken word artists.

Come out and enjoy a truly unique and entertaining event and support your local artists!

Cash bar for wine, beer and other refreshments.

This event is presented and sponsored by Wake Forest ARTS!

 

 

 

$5

 

Carolina Puppet Theatre  
Wednesday, July 20   I   11 am

The Carolina Puppet Theatre has been entertaining families for over 20 years with fast-paced, interactive shows full of mayhem. 

Ms. Poly and Ms. Ester, the wacky Gabardine Sisters, use storytelling, music and puppetry to make these shows a delightful experience for young children.

For the storytelling segment of each show, children are selected from the audience to be the stars. The theme changes each month with exciting guest puppets. 

These shows are geared to children ages 3-7.

 

 

 

$5

 

Country Fried Caper
Saturday, July 23   I   6:30 pm

"Race with the Stars" has brought together singing stars Fay Thrill, Billy Ray Jones, and Shanna Twang, along with racing phenomenon Gordy Anpetty.

The singers travel as part of this bus tour to advance their careers. It's been said that road trips can be be murder. Tonight - that could be true!

In the event of an untimely death, it will be up to you and your table of fellow sleuths to discover who could commit such a crime.

 

 

 

$35
 

First Friday Flix
Friday, July 1   I   7 pm

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts "First Friday Flix" at 7 p.m. on the first Friday evening of each month.

Free and open to the public, these monthly movie screenings feature a variety of film favorites and genres, including comedies, dramas, thrillers and more, often with a seasonal or historical theme.

To obtain the title of each month's featured film, sign up for E-News or call the Special Events Hotline at 919-435-9428.

 

 

 
 

2016 Forest of Wake Storyfest
Saturday, Aug. 6   I   1 pm

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts will host the “2016 Forest of Wake Storyfest” on Saturday, Aug. 6. Featuring renowned professional storytellers, along with entertaining workshops and family-friendly concerts for all ages, Storyfest will bring the art of live storytelling to the Wake Forest community, while celebrating one of mankind’s oldest art forms.

Audiences ages six and older will relate to the colorful, humorous and inspirational music and stories shared by the lineup of storytellers, featuring Donna Washington, Lona Bartlett and  Daniel M. Blaisdell.

 

 

 

 

 

flix4kidz
Monday, Aug. 8   I   10:30 am

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts free family-friendly movie showings on the second Monday morning of each month:

‘Flix4kidz’ shows only G or PG rated children’s and family films.

Concessions, including popcorn and soft drinks, will be available for purchase.

To obtain the title of each month's featured film, sign up for E-News or call the Special Events Hotline at 919-435-9428.

 

 

 
 

Free at 3
Monday, Aug. 8   I   3 pm

Designed for adults ages 50 and over, “Free at 3” features a variety of film favorites and genres, including art and family films, as well as comedies, dramas, thrillers and more – often with a seasonal or historical theme.

Concessions, including popcorn and soft drinks, will be available for purchase.

Free at 3 movie screenings are free and open to the public.

To obtain the title of each month's featured film, sign up for E-News or call the Special Events Hotline at 919-435-9428.

 

 

 
 

Malpass Brothers Concert
Saturday, Aug. 27   I   7 pm

Steeped in traditional country music, the Malpass Brothers feature a smooth vocal blend and skillful musicianship, while performing in the styles of Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins and Hank Williams Sr. 

The duo promotes the work and music of classic country artists they treasure, while creating new music and making their own mark in the lineage of a rich American cultural heritage.

 

$15