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Tickets are on sale for the Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre “Rip Roaring Revenge” on Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts, 405 S. Brooks St.

If you enjoy the theater intertwined with a good murder mystery, then you'll love “Rip Roaring Revenge” performed by...Read more

08/07/2019

Monarch City USA, a non-profit that advocates for cities and town to actively recover their monarch butterfly populations, has named Wake Forest the first “Monarch Town USA” in North Carolina. The designation means Wake Forest is committed to preserving and growing the monarch butterfly...Read more

08/07/2019

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts will present “Angelina Ballerina The Musical” on Friday, Oct. 4, at 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Angelina and her friends, Alice, Gracie, AZ and Viki, and even their teacher, Ms. Mimi, are all aflutter because a special guest is coming to visit...Read more

08/07/2019

“Happy Dan the Magic Man” will perform his one-of-a-kind magic and comedy show at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts, 405 S. Brooks St., on Wednesday, Aug. 14, at 11 a.m.

Everyone laughs louder when Happy Dan the Magic Man is in the house. Happy Dan has traveled the world...Read more

08/06/2019

The Wake Forest Police Department (WFPD) is encouraging area residents, businesses, neighborhood groups, and homeowners’ associations to show their support for police-community crime prevention partnerships by participating in Wake Forest’s National Night Out (NNO) on Monday, Oct. 7. The event...Read more

08/06/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will host the final Family Movie Night at Joyner Park of 2019 this Saturday, Aug. 10, at 8:30 p.m. The featured film will be “Bumblebee.”

Each Family Movie Night includes a movie-related pre-show activity for...Read more

08/06/2019

The Wake Forest Human Relations Council (HRC) is soliciting youth (ages 10-18) and adult (ages 19 and older) nominations for the 10th Annual Good Neighbor of the Year Award. The award recognizes Wake Forest residents who work to improve the quality of life in their neighborhoods without seeking...Read more

08/05/2019

Raleigh-based band, Big Love, will headline Friday Night on White in downtown Wake Forest this Friday, Aug. 9. The free outdoor concert will take place from 6-9 p.m. along South White Street in historic downtown Wake Forest.

A high-energy dance band, Big Love play a variety of great...Read more

08/05/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will reopen Holding Park Aquatic Center (HPAC) today at 1 p.m. It will operate according to its normal schedule and close at 7 p.m.

HPAC has been closed since Thursday after Wake County health officials notified...Read more

08/04/2019

Drivers should expect delays along the 600 block of South Franklin Street, between Elm Avenue and Holding Avenue, Tuesday-Friday, Aug. 6-9, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. each day.

Wynn Site Development, a contractor working at the Retreat at Renaissance, will periodically reduce a portion of the...Read more

08/02/2019

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