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Tickets & Events

Please note: A convenience fee applies to all ticket purchases made online. This fee does not apply to purchases made via cash or check at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre Box Office. Box office hours are Monday - Friday, 8 am - noon and 1 - 5 pm.  Box Office 919-435-9458  Special Events Hotline 919-435-9428.

     

Rockin' the Forest Music Series
Sarah Shook & the Disarmers
Friday, Feb. 24; 8 pm

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts will continue the “Rockin’ the Forest” music series on Friday, Feb. 24, with Sarah Shook & the Disarmers. 

 

 

First Friday Flix
Friday, March 3; 7 pm

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts "First Friday Flix" at 7 p.m. on the first Friday evening of each month.

These monthly movie screenings feature a variety of film favorites and genres, including comedies, dramas, thrillers and more, often with a seasonal or historical theme.

 

 

Paperhand Puppet Intervention
Saturday, March 4; 7 pm

For over 15 years the Paperhand Puppet Intervention has been creating original large-scale puppet extravaganzas complete with giant puppets, masks, shadow puppets, stilt dancing, painted flats, live music and more.

Their unique story style tells myths from around the world and stories that inspire audiences of all ages.

 

 

Anne of Green Gables
Presented by Forest Moon Theater
March 10-12 & 17-19

A mix-up at the orphanage forever changes the life of a couple who were expecting a boy to help on the farm, and the eleven-year-old girl who comes to live with them instead.

 

 

flix4kidz
Monday, March 13; 10:30 am

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts free family-friendly movie showings on the second Monday morning of each month:

‘Flix4kidz’ shows only G or PG rated children’s and family films.

 

 

Free at 3
Monday, March 13; 3 pm

Designed for adults ages 50 and over, “Free at 3” features a variety of film favorites and genres, including art and family films, as well as comedies, dramas, thrillers and more – often with a seasonal or historical theme.

 

 

Rhythm Kids
An Adaptive Drumming Circle

Tuesday, March 14; 5:30 pm

The ancient practice of group drumming is now clinically proven to reduce stress, boost the immune system, foster inclusion and promote creativity. It’s also super-fun!

Join professional drum circle facilitator Greg Whitt of Drum For Change for a session specifically for special families.

Instruments provided. No experience necessary.

 

 

Happy Dan the Magic Man
Wednesday, March 15; 11 am

Everyone laughs louder when Happy Dan the Magic Man is in the house! Happy Dan has traveled the world entertaining families just like yours for more than 30 years. 

He is more than an entertainer. He's that slightly silly, can't-wait-to-see-him loving uncle that every child loves.

 

 

All Laughs Matter
Saturday, April 1; 7:30 pm

Celebrating our differences one joke at a time. Why this title? Because at some point in our career…each of us has been accused of not being true to our heritage…our culture…and our profession.

Too Black for one venue. Not Black enough for another.  But, funny is funny. Right? We are here to celebrate our individualism. Our motto: Be Yourself. Because Everybody Else Is Already Taken.

 

 

Wake Up Wake Forest!
Tuesday, April 4; 7:30 am

The Town of Wake Forest and the Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce are partnering to present a new information series called "Wake Up Wake Forest."

Wake Up Wake Forest is designed to keep area residents up to date on current topics, while also connecting them with influential political, business, and civic leaders across our region and state.

The April 4 installment will feature Wake Forest Planning Director Chip Russell discussing the towns efforts at managing growth.

 

 

First Friday Flix
Friday, April 7; 7 pm

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts "First Friday Flix" at 7 p.m. on the first Friday evening of each month.

These monthly movie screenings feature a variety of film favorites and genres, including comedies, dramas, thrillers and more, often with a seasonal or historical theme.

 

 

flix4kidz
Monday, April 10; 10:30 am

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts free family-friendly movie showings on the second Monday morning of each month:

‘Flix4kidz’ shows only G or PG rated children’s and family films.

 

 

Free at 3
Monday, April 10; 3 pm

Designed for adults ages 50 and over, “Free at 3” features a variety of film favorites and genres, including art and family films, as well as comedies, dramas, thrillers and more – often with a seasonal or historical theme.

 

 

Happy Dan the Magic Man
Wednesday, April 19; 11 am

Everyone laughs louder when Happy Dan the Magic Man is in the house! Happy Dan has traveled the world entertaining families just like yours for more than 30 years. 

He is more than an entertainer. He's that slightly silly, can't-wait-to-see-him loving uncle that every child loves.

 

 

Mike Farris & The Roseland Rhythm Revue
The Soul of America Concert
Friday, April 21; 7:30 pm

For our first venture into the realm of R&B, we felt nothing but the best would do! Join us as 2015 Grammy Winner Mike Farris sings the Soul of America.

A true musical renaissance man, Mike’s southern heritage and rich talent allow him to offer a unique blend of music and soul that include blues, rock, jazz and R&B.

 

 

$15

First Friday Flix
Friday, May 5; 7 pm

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts "First Friday Flix" at 7 p.m. on the first Friday evening of each month.

These monthly movie screenings feature a variety of film favorites and genres, including comedies, dramas, thrillers and more, often with a seasonal or historical theme.

 

 

flix4kidz
Monday, May 8; 10:30 am

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts free family-friendly movie showings on the second Monday morning of each month:

‘Flix4kidz’ shows only G or PG rated children’s and family films.

 

 

Free at 3
Monday, May 8; 3 pm

Designed for adults ages 50 and over, “Free at 3” features a variety of film favorites and genres, including art and family films, as well as comedies, dramas, thrillers and more – often with a seasonal or historical theme.

 

 

Happy Dan the Magic Man
Wednesday, May 17; 11 am

Everyone laughs louder when Happy Dan the Magic Man is in the house! Happy Dan has traveled the world entertaining families just like yours for more than 30 years. 

He is more than an entertainer. He's that slightly silly, can't-wait-to-see-him loving uncle that every child loves.

 

 

First Friday Flix
Friday, June 2; 7 pm

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts "First Friday Flix" at 7 p.m. on the first Friday evening of each month.

These monthly movie screenings feature a variety of film favorites and genres, including comedies, dramas, thrillers and more, often with a seasonal or historical theme.

 

 

flix4kidz
Monday, June 12; 10:30 am

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts free family-friendly movie showings on the second Monday morning of each month:

‘Flix4kidz’ shows only G or PG rated children’s and family films.

 

 

Free at 3
Monday, June 12; 3 pm

Designed for adults ages 50 and over, “Free at 3” features a variety of film favorites and genres, including art and family films, as well as comedies, dramas, thrillers and more – often with a seasonal or historical theme.

 

 

First Friday Flix
Friday, July 7; 7 pm

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre hosts "First Friday Flix" at 7 p.m. on the first Friday evening of each month.

These monthly movie screenings feature a variety of film favorites and genres, including comedies, dramas, thrillers and more, often with a seasonal or historical theme.

 

 

Neck of the Woods Performance Series
Friday, July 21; 7:30 pm

Neck of the Woods is a variety performance series that features emerging local artists.

An evening may consist of several performance arts acts. Each show is different and may include actors, dancers, musicians, comedians, writers and spoken word artists.