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Tickets & Events

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.

 

Second Friday Flix
Friday, Dec. 12   I   7 p
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Due to the Lighting of Wake Forest on Dec. 5, the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre will host "Second Friday Flix" as part of Art After Hours on Friday, Dec. 12.

Free and open to the public, this movie screening will feature a holiday favorite based on a book by Dr. Seuss and starring Jim Carrey.

 

 

 

flix4kidz
Monday, Dec. 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 to receive Renaissance Centre updates or call the Special Events Hotline at 919-435-9428.

 
 
 
 

Carolina Puppet Theatre 
'Rudolph's Story'
Wednesday, Dec. 17  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.

 

 

 

New Year's Eve Celebration
Living the Dream in 2015

Wednesday, Dec. 31   I   8:30 pm

We've saved the best for last in 2014! Make plans to stay in Wake Forest and ring in the New Year with friends and neighbors at the Renaissance Centre! 

This New Year's celebration is being planned by creative members of our community for our community! The evening will feature a variety of sumptuous culinary delights, a top shelf bar, dancing, decadent desserts and midnight snacks.

 

 

 

$100

Cinema at the Centre
Thursday, Jan. 8   I   7 pm

Cinema at the Centre is an evening of film and discussion - by movie lovers for movie lovers. The series is also a community event that invites participants to watch and discuss films in a manner that encourages critical thinking while considering different worldviews, truths, faiths and meaningful questions about life, relationships and the purpose found in each film.

 

 

 

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre is pleased to announce a new monthly series for avid readers in our community.

‘Writer’s Night in the Forest’ is designed to promote local authors and their works. Each month the Renaissance Centre invites a different author to discuss a particular book and answer questions from the audience. The program typically concludes with a book signing by the featured author.

 

 

 

Scrap Happens & Open Craft Night 
Friday, Jan. 16   I   5 pm

Bring some friends and get tangled up with the project of your choosing during this unstructured evening of fun and crafty magic! This is a great time to gather to finish previous projects, expand on current ones or experience something new with our optional Make & Take Project.

Seated is limiting to the first 85 people who register. Concessions will be available for purchase.

 

 

 

TGIF Dance Party!
Friday, Jan. 30   I   7:30 pm

After a long week, let loose at the Renaissance Centre’s TGIF Dance Party. We’ll be line dancing in January and ’80s dancing in February. No experience required. Learn basic steps and then put them together to learn easy dances.

Professional DJ and dance instruction provided by Rachel Macholl’s Academy of Dance. Live long and dance!

 

 

 

Forest Moon Theater
Saturday, Feb. 7   I   11 am

Talented and energetic, Forest Moon Theater’s acting trio of Beth Martin, Jennifer Schulz and Mitzi Bissette create original and innovative children’s plays using literature, improvisation and pure interactive fun where children are cast right out of the audience into the show! No two shows are ever the same and adults have as much fun as the kids.

These shows are geared to young children ages 3-7.

 

 

 

Scrap Happens & Open Craft Night 
Friday, Feb. 20   I   5 pm

Bring some friends and get tangled up with the project of your choosing during this unstructured evening of fun and crafty magic! This is a great time to gather to finish previous projects, expand on current ones or experience something new with our optional Make & Take Project.

Seated is limiting to the first 85 people who register. Concessions will be available for purchase.

 

 

 

Scrap Happens & Open Craft Night 
Friday, March 13   I   5 pm

Bring some friends and get tangled up with the project of your choosing during this unstructured evening of fun and crafty magic! This is a great time to gather to finish previous projects, expand on current ones or experience something new with our optional Make & Take Project.

Seated is limiting to the first 85 people who register. Concessions will be available for purchase.