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The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will host an online esports gaming tournament featuring "Rocket League" on Saturday, April 23. Open to players ages 10 and older, the online tournament is free to play and will be live streamed on Registration is...Read more


The Wake Forest Town Hall and other administrative offices will be closed Friday, April 15, in observance of Good Friday. Curbside trash and recycling collection will not be affected.

Yard waste will not be collected Friday, April 15. During the week of April 11, the collection of all...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


A three-vehicle accident has reduced to one lane a portion of northbound Capital Boulevard/US 1 at Harris Road.

Motorists are urged to avoid the area and choose another route.

Emergency personnel are on the scene. There are no serious injuries reported.

Additional...Read more


The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will commemorate “National Physical Fitness Month” in May by offering a 50-Mile Walking Challenge for area residents ages 11 and older.

The concept is simple. The PRCR Department is challenging area residents to...Read more


Friday Night on White (FNOW) commemorative T-shirts are now on sale for $10 each. Available in a variety of adult sizes and styles, including a tapered V-neck for women, the T-shirts come in dark gray and lime green.

Featuring the FNOW logo and a row of guitar necks on the front and the...Read more


The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department and Page 158 Books are partnering to offer a free program throughout April that encourages families to read while enjoying the greenways at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. StoryWalk is an innovative and interactive...Read more


The Wake Forest Fire Department (WFFD) is inviting residents to the Red Knights International Firefighters Motorcycle Club Motorcycle Rally along Festival Street (East Owen Avenue) on Saturday, April 2, from noon-3 p.m. The occasion will feature a variety of motorcycles and fire trucks on...Read more


The Wake Forest Technology Advisory Board (TAB) is inviting area middle school and high school students and their families to the 2022 Wake Forest STEM Saturday on Saturday, April 30. Presented by the Wireless Research...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest and a host of partnering veterans’ organizations will resume their monthly flag-raising ceremonies in Town Hall’s Centennial Plaza on Monday, April 4, at 11 a.m. The 38 th Wake Forest Memorial Flag-Raising Ceremony will honor William Gill, who served his nation in the US...Read more



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