Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources News
During the week of August 17, PulteGroup, a contractor working on the Regency at Heritage, will close the portion of the Sanford Creek Greenway from Marshall Farm Street to Forestville Road. The closure is necessary to allow crews to install an outlet pipe.
Wake Forest Police are asking for the public’s help identifying the person or persons responsible for setting fire to the wooden deck overlooking Ailey Young Park.
At approximately 6 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 11, the Wake Forest Fire Department responded to a fire at the park located at 800...Read more
The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will host a two-day online esports gaming tournament featuring "Rocket League" on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 22-23. Open to players ages 10 and older, the inaugural “Battle in the Forest” will be played online and live streamed...Read more
In an ongoing effort to promote art and creativity, while also emphasizing the importance of staying safe during the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is again offering take-home activity kits for children ages 5-11 of all...Read more
From August 12-September 24, the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department and Mission Control GG will partner to offer online esports leagues for youth ages 13-17 and adults ages 18 and over.
Registration is underway for both leagues at...Read more
The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is looking for two responsible adults interested in volunteering their time to coach junior and senior league baseball teams during the upcoming Fall Youth Baseball season.
Team practices will begin in August...Read more
Weather permitting, Gaines and Company Site Development, a contractor working on behalf of the Town of Wake Forest, will close a portion of the Olde Mill Stream section of the Richland Creek Greenway - beginning at the Barnford Mill Road trailhead - Tuesday-Wednesday, July 28-29, from 7 a.m.-5 p...Read more
The Wake Forest Board of Commissioners (BOC) agreed Tuesday evening to cancel all Town-sponsored events, including those at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, at least through October due to COVID-19.
Many special events had already been canceled or postponed, such as...Read more