Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources News
The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will host an online esports gaming tournament featuring "Super Smash Bros. Ultimate" Saturday, July 23. Open to players ages 10 and older, the online tournament is free to play and will be live streamed on Twitch.tv....Read more
Youth Fall Baseball and Softball registration is underway for boys ages 6-16 and girls ages 6-14 and will continue through Thursday, June 30.
A participant’s eligibility is determined by his or her age on April 30, 2022, and a birth certificate is required for new participants. The in-...Read more
UPDATE - Holding Park Aquatic Center is back open and operating according to the normal schedule.
Holding Park Aquatic Center, 133 W. Owen Ave., is closed again today (Thursday, June 23) due to cloudy water caused by a filtering issue.
Officials are...Read more
The Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will unveil the new Flaherty Park Outdoor Fitness Court, 1226 N. White St., during a special grand opening celebration on Saturday, June 25, at 10 a.m. The grand opening was originally planned for June 11 but rescheduled due to the...Read more
The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is hosting a free, monthly outdoor movie series through August at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. The second in the series of Family Movie Nights at Joyner Park will feature the film “Secret Life of Pets 2”...Read more
The Town of Wake Forest will close a portion of the Dunn Creek Greenway in the vicinity of Cardinal Crest Lane Thursday, June 16, from 7 a.m.-noon. The closure is necessary to allow crews to remove a tree that poses a danger to public safety.
Signage and barricades will be posted to...Read more
The Wake Forest Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying the person or persons responsible for vandalizing the restrooms at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. Sometime late Saturday evening or early Sunday morning, vandals used rocks and other items to shatter glass...Read more
Due to Saturday’s inclement weather forecast, the grand opening of the Flaherty Park Outdoor Fitness Park is being postponed. Originally scheduled for Saturday, June 11, at 10 a.m., the grand opening will be rescheduled for later this month. A new date is expected to be announced next week....Read more
The Town of Wake Forest will close a portion of the northernmost Joyner Park Community Center parking lot, 701 Harris Road, Thursday and Friday, June 9-10. The closure is necessary to accommodate the two-day Public Safety Camp at Joyner Park.
Cones and barriers will be in place alerting...Read more