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Wake Forest ARTS Providing Labor Day Entertainment

The Wake Forest ARTS community is sponsoring a great line up of music, performances and food at Wake Forest’s beautiful Joyner Park on September 4, from 2:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.  The park will come alive with music, fine art sales, grilled foods, and lots of entertainment.  This event will also highlight and inform the public about […]

Mpact and Royal Rangers Open House

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Faith Harvest invites you to join them for their Mpact and Royal Rangers Open House event on Wednesday, August 31, at 6:00  p.m.  The program will be offered for children from 4 years old through middle school. Parents will register their child(ren) and pay minimal program dues during the Open House. The program will be held […]

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Vendor Space Available For Annual Arts & Crafts Fair

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The North Carolina National Guard Family Readiness Group (FRG) is hosting its 6th Annual Arts & Crafts Fair on Saturday, Oct. 8, at the National Guard Armory in Durham, located at 801 Stadium Drive (Directions).   The event time will be from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Booth spaces are $40 and are available on a first […]

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Wake Forest Company’s Technology Helped in Hurricane Irene

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Wake Forest-based PowerSecure International’s technology came in handy during power outages caused by Hurricane Irene. The company’s Interactive Distributed Generation standby power systems have been in use by commercial and industrial customers throughout the storm that affected most of the US East Coast. PowerSecure kept a monitoring team at the ready all week to ensure […]

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Third Annual 5K Buddy Run

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Presented by Carolina Pediatric Dentistry, the Third Annual Buddy Run takes place on the evening of Friday, September 16. The 3rd Buddy Run and food drive will bring friends and neighbors together to feed children in our community! This year the race will feature a 3.1-mile run through Heritage Wake Forest (mostly on a greenway), […]

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Wake Forest’s Sweet CeCe’s Franchise Gets Shout in N&O

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Frozen yogurt is regaining popularity and Wake Forest is home to one of the most popular in the area, Sweet CeCe’s Frozen Yogurt. The days of the food court TCBY are gone. The formats have changed and so have the toppings. The stores are decorated with bright colors and the flavors are better. Most are […]

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Beer Week Under Way; Dust Off Your Stein

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Now that Hurricane Irene has blown out of town, it’s time to celebrate. What better way than with a weeklong beerfest in Downtown Raleigh. The post from New Raleigh has the details of the second annual Raleigh Beer Week. The event starts today and runs until Sept. 2 at venues all over Downtown Raleigh. Several […]

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Wake County’s School Counselor of the Year is from Wake Forest Elementary

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If you see Mary Engerer, offer her congratulations. She was just named Wake County’s School Counselor of the Year.  This is an important honor, and one that is well-deserved for Engerer. She has worked at Wake Forest Elementary School for the past six years. One of Engerer’s top initiatives is running the “Fill the Bucket” […]

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Town: Wake Forest Ready for Hurricane Irene

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Town officials just released this announcement detailing its plans to weather the storm during Hurricane Irene. The Town of Wake Forest is prepared for Hurricane Irene. Town crews have completed safety briefings and secured Town facilities, and Town staff will be standing by throughout the event to deal with whatever comes our way.   Forecasters […]

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Wake Forest Parkour Cancels Classes

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Wake Forest Parkour announced on its blog yesterday that for “personal reasons” it will no longer offer classes. Sadness to follow. DWF StaffThe staff at Destination Wake Forest is proud to bring you more generalized news and information from around Wake Forest, NC.More Posts – Website Follow Me:

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