Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources News
The Town of Wake Forest continues taking precautions to promote social distancing and avoid large gatherings of people in response to health experts’ recommendations to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Out of an abundance of caution, all Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources...Read more
In accordance with Gov. Roy Cooper's recommendation, effective Sunday, March 15, all Town of Wake Forest-sponsored events and activities with an expected attendance of 100 or more are canceled or postponed at least through Thursday, April 30. These events include (but are not limited to) the...Read more
Beginning this Friday, March 13, the Joyner Park Community Center (JPCC) will be closed for several weeks while crews re-stripe and re-finish the gymnasium floor. The walking track and fitness room, along with JPCC administrative offices, are scheduled to reopen Monday, March 30, at 6 a.m.,...Read more
UPDATE: The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will reopen the Flaherty Dog Park on Friday, March 20, at 8 a.m. The grand reopening ceremony, originally scheduled to begin at 9 a.m., has been canceled.
Located at 1100 N. White St.,...Read more
The official start of spring is just a few days away. Wake Forest celebrates this eagerly anticipated season by offering a wonderful array of warm weather events and activities for the entire family. From Dirt Day and the Easter Egg Hunt to National Trails Day and the Wake Forest Charity Car...Read more
The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is accepting team registrations for the Spring Church Adult Men’s Softball League through Tuesday, March 31.
League play will begin in mid-April with games played on Monday, Tuesday and/or Thursday nights at Flaherty...Read more
The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will host its annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 28, at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. Presented by Primrose School of Heritage Wake Forest and Bumgarner & Martin Orthodontics, this free family event will...Read more
The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is seeking sponsors and health and fitness vendors for its third annual “Family Fitness Fair” on Saturday, June 13. The event will take place from 10 a.m.-noon at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road....Read more
The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is reminding residents and non-residents ages 11 and older that they must present a Recreation Card (Rec Card) to access amenities offered at PRCR facilities, including the Joyner Park Community Center (JPCC) and...Read more
The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is accepting applications for youth baseball, softball, and T-ball for boys ages 5-17 and girls ages 5-15 through Saturday, Feb. 29.
A participant’s eligibility is determined by his or her age on April 30, 2020, and a...Read more