Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources News

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will open Holding Park Aquatic Center (HPAC) for the 2019 season on Saturday, May 25, at 10 a.m.

Located at 133 W. Owen Ave., the HPAC features a six-lane, 25-yard lap pool, two water slides with plunge pool and...Read more

05/16/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is seeking rising 2nd and 3rd graders to participate in a fun, free science education initiative designed to help children “grow into science.”

The PRCR Department is partnering with GSK and...Read more

05/15/2019

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 “Incredibles 2” on...Read more

05/13/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will offer a free self-defense class for women Wednesday, May 22, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road.

Instructors from Krav Maga Raleigh will teach participating women a variety of...Read more

05/13/2019

The 2019 Wake Forest Independence Day Celebration is scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday, July 3-4. Presented by PowerSecure, the two-day event will include the Fireworks Spectacular on July 3 at Heritage High School, 1150 Forestville Road, followed by the Children’s Parade and Art in the Park...Read more

05/09/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will accept registrations for 2019 Summer Swim Lessons beginning Saturday, June 1, at 7 a.m. Online registration will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis at...Read more

05/07/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is offering a free fitness series in May. Free and open to area residents of all ages, “May Month of Fitness” consists of Camp Gladiator on Mondays, Yoga on Tuesdays and Zumba on Wednesdays – except May 22. Each class...Read more

05/06/2019

Area residents are invited to listen to great music and dine outside, all the while enjoying the spring season, during Wake Forest’s Music at Midday weekly concert series.

Co-sponsored by the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department and ARTS Wake Forest,...Read more

05/06/2019

The Taylor Street Park Sprayground will open for the 2019 season this Saturday, May 4, at 10 a.m. The facility is located in the vicinity of Taylor Street Park and the Alston-Massenburg Center, 416 N. Taylor St.

Free and open to the public, the sprayground will be open Monday-Saturday...Read more

04/30/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will offer a free fitness series in May starting this Wednesday, May 1, with Zumba.

Free and open to area residents of all ages, “May Month of Fitness” will consist of Camp Gladiator on Mondays, Yoga on Tuesdays...Read more

04/30/2019

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