Category Archives: Events

'2017 Christmas Event Sponsorships

The holiday season is celebrated in historic downtown Wake Forest with two signature events–The Lighting of Wake Forest held in Centennial Plaza of Town Hall where the Town’s Christmas Tree is lit along with Santa Claus visits and other festivities on Friday, Dec. 1, 6 p.m. The other holiday event is the annual Wake Forest […]

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'Car Show Rolls into Wake Forest June 17

The Wake Forest Charity Car Show, now in its 5th year, will be held on Saturday, June 17, 2017, along South White Street (a portion will be closed for the show) in historic downtown Wake Forest. This is the Saturday of Father’s Day weekend. The event is free and open to the public. Cars that […]

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'Tour Historic Districts Virtually

Take a virtual tour of our downtown historic district on your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Structured around interactive maps of each historic district, both tours feature photos of significant houses, buildings and other landmarks. Each point of interest also includes a brief description and professionally voiced audio clip that users can play at their own […]

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'It’s Almost Christmas!

Mark your calendars as we kick off the holiday season with our annual Lighting of Wake Forest!  This event is sure to get you in the holiday spirit as you celebrate our “small town” Christmas with your friends and neighbors. And who would want to miss the lighting of the tree or Santa’s arrival on […]

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'Beach Night & New Beer Garden

Beach Night on White featuring free beach music by Jim Quick & Coastline and a new Wakefield Rotary Beer Garden will take place in historic downtown Wake Forest, on Saturday, Aug. 20. The Beer Garden opens at 3 p.m. in the Chamber parking lot, adjacent to the band stage.  The band begins and food trucks […]

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