Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources News
You can make a difference in our community by applying to fill one of three vacancies on the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Advisory Board. Residents of Wake Forest and its extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ) are eligible to apply.
The online application is available...Read more
Beginning Monday, May 9, Flaherty Dog Park, 1100 N. White St., will be closed for cleaning and maintenance weekdays from 7:30-8:30 a.m. The closure is intended to help ensure the health and safety of maintenance personnel.
Signage announcing the new schedule has been posted at the park...Read more
Fireworks, food trucks, live entertainment, children’s activities, and more await you at Wake Forest’s 2022 Independence Day Celebration. Presented by Capital Chevrolet, this year’s event promises two days’ worth of free fun and excitement for the entire family. For complete details, visit...Read more
The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will host a free, monthly outdoor movie series from May through August at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. The first in the series of Family Movie Nights at Joyner Park will feature the film “Trolls World Tour”...Read more
The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will offer a free outdoor fitness series four nights a week in May at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. Free and open to area residents of all ages,...Read more
The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is partnering with the Northern Wake Senior Center to offer free classes for seniors at the Alston-Massenburg Center (AMC), 416 N. Taylor St.
The PRCR Department is providing the classes with a...Read more
The Wake Forest Police Department and Wake Forest Fire Department are partnering to host a “Public Safety Camp” June 9-10 at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road.
Geared for ages 13-15, the two-day camp will include sessions on basic first aid, CPR, fire extinguisher usage and...Read more
Taylor Street Park Sprayground, 416 N. Taylor St., will open for the 2022 season this Saturday, April 23, at 10 a.m. Free and open to the public, the sprayground will operate according to the following schedule through June 9:
Sundays, 1-8 p.m.