Parks & Facilities

Town of Wake Forest, Parks and Facilites Map

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department manage 561 acres of parks, open space, natural land and trails. This includes five baseball/softball fields, three soccer fields, one pool, six picnic areas, eight playgrounds, eight lighted tennis courts, Flaherty Dog Park, the Wake Forest Community HouseFlaherty Park Community Center, the Alston-Massenburg Center, and more than 50 miles of developed and undeveloped greenway trails

Ailey Young Park *

Alston-Massenburg Center

E. Carroll Joyner Park *

J.B. Flaherty Park

Flaherty Park Community Center

H.L. Miller Park

Heritage High Park

Holding Park (including Forrest Field & Community House) *

Kiwanis Park

Plummer Park

Smith Creek Soccer Center *

Taylor Street Park & Alston Massenburg Center *

Tyler Run Park

Wake Forest Renaissance Centre

* charcoal grills provided on-site


Park Reminders

  1. Hosting Special Events checklist

  2. All parks open daily from dawn to dusk

  3. Alcoholic beverages are prohibited

  4. Smoking is limited to parking areas only

  5. Use of personal grills (gas and/or charcoal) is prohibited


Facility Rentals

For more information concerning Facility Rentals, call 919-435-9560.

For more information concerning renting the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, call 919-435-9458.

Parks & Facilities
Office Assistant II
919-435-9564