Concerts in the Park

Bring your family and friends, a picnic and a blanket and settle in for some foot-tapping, finger-snapping good times!

The Town of Wake Forest will present free concerts at E. Carroll Joyner Park on Sunday, Sept. 1 and Sept. 8. Both performances will get underway at 5 pm in the Joyner Park Amphitheater - situated adjacent to the shade provided by the majestic pecan grove.

Food and refreshments will be available for purchase or bring your own picnic.

2019 Concert Schedule

Sensory Expressions
Sunday, Sept. 1

Sensory Expressions is a Caribbean Band playing a range of music from Jazz, R&B, Reggae and Soca featuring the sensual sounds of Steel Drums to soothe your soul. The concert will coincide with Wake Forest Unplugged.

Legacy Band
Sunday, Sept. 8

Comprised of some of the area's most talented musicians and vocalists, Legacy Band puts the 'fun' in any function. Featuring family friendly hits, (classic oldies, Motown, rock & roll, top 40's, country, hip-hop) and your favorite ballads.

Weather Updates

In case of inclement weather, updated concert information will be available on the Town's Facebook page and by calling the Wake Forest Weather Line at 919-435-9569.

Smart phone users who have downloaded the Town of Wake Forest app will receive a push notification message informing them of any schedule changes.

In the event of inclement weather, the concerts will be moved to the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts, 405 S. Brooks St.

Park Reminders

Please park in Joyner Park's designated parking lot 

Alcoholic beverages, smoking, firearms, and unleashed pets are prohibited at Joyner Park

For more information, email


To receive email notifications concerning special events in Wake Forest, sign up for E-Notifier.


Concerts in the Park
Special Events Coordinator

E. Carroll Joyner Park
701 Harris Road


Free on-site parking

Items Allowed

Blankets, lawn chairs, food, non-alcoholic beverages 

Items Not Allowed

Alcoholic beverages, personal grills (gas or charcoal), weapons of any kind, unleashed pets