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The Wake Forest Fire Department will host its annual “Drive By Fish Fry” on Friday, April 22, from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. – or until all the fish plates are sold. Plates are $11 each when purchased with a credit or debit card. Online orders will be accepted at https...Read more

04/20/2022

Taylor Street Park Sprayground, 416 N. Taylor St., will open for the 2022 season this Saturday, April 23, at 10 a.m. Free and open to the public, the sprayground will operate according to the following schedule through June 9:

Sundays, 1-8 p.m.

Monday-...Read more

04/19/2022

The Town of Wake Forest and several local veterans’ organizations will continue their monthly flag-raising ceremonies in Town Hall’s Centennial Plaza on Monday, May 2, at 11 a.m. The 39 th Wake Forest Memorial Flag-Raising Ceremony will honor Thomas Wright who served his nation in the US Army...Read more

04/19/2022

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

04/19/2022

The Town of Wake Forest and Wake Forest Downtown, Inc. are inviting area residents to Forest Fest this Saturday, April 23. Celebrating the heart and history of Wake Forest, this free family-friendly event is scheduled from 9...Read more

04/19/2022

Wake Forest’s popular Six Sundays in Spring concert series returns to E. Carroll Joyner this Sunday, April 24, at 5:30 p.m. with local favorite Marcus Anderson. Sponsored the Town of Wake Forest and ARTS Wake Forest, the series continues each Sunday through May 29.

Featuring free, live,...Read more

04/18/2022

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

04/18/2022

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will offer a free outdoor fitness series four nights a week in May at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. Free and open to area residents of all ages,...Read more

04/18/2022

Weather permitting, Flaherty Dog Park, 1100 N. White St., will be closed for maintenance Tuesday-Wednesday, April 19-20. The closure is necessary to allow crews to install gravel and mulch to areas throughout the park in need of attention.

Signage will be posted to notify the public of...Read more

04/12/2022

Following an 18-month planning process, the first draft of the updated Wake Forest Community Plan was published and submitted for public comment on January 11, in advance of two open house workshops on February 1.

After compiling and reviewing over 350 comments, a revised draft Community...Read more

04/12/2022

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