Don’t let the brutal heat in Wake Forest NC keep you from enjoying the area parks and events in Wake Forest NC! You can also take a stroll in historic downtown Wake Forest NC to visit some of the unique gift stores, neighborhood coffee shops (with some COOL coffee treats), the ice cream shops and more.
Here is the latest calendar of events for Wake Forest NC – I hope you get the chance to get out and enjoy all that Wake Forest NC has to offer!
From the Town of Wake Forest website:
Town of Wake Forest Summer Blood Drive
Friday, July 23; 9 am – 12 noon
Tuxedo Junction parking lot, 403 S. Brooks St.
Please help save three lives! The Bloodmobile is located in the parking lot at the corner of S. Brooks Street and Elm Avenue. Please sign up online at www.mysignup.com/wakeforest or call Laura at (919) 784-4776 or email email@example.com for an appointment.
Wake Forest Farmers Market: Tomato Fest
Saturday, July 24; 8 am – noon
Downtown parking lot, 110 S. White St.
Continuation of the month-long Tomato Fest with music provided by Brittany George. The market offers fresh and locally grown produce, pasture raised beef, lamb, poultry and pork, free range eggs (both chicken and duck). Honey, baked goods, jams and preserves, fresh and dried herbs, handmade soaps, fresh cut flowers, art and crafts. www.wakeforestfarmersmarket.org
Slam Jam 3 on 3 Community Youth Basketball Tournament
Saturday, July 24; 11 am – 4 pm; arrive by 10 am for sign-up
DuBois Center, 518 N. Franklin St.
This is a free tournament. Age brackets are 7-9, 10-12, 13-15 and 16-18. Prizes will be given to winners in each age category. Free food and activities for children and adults! Tournament will proceed rain or shine. For more information and to request a sign-up sheet, please contact Colin Tate at (919) 272-4959 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vacation Bible School: Saddle Ridge Ranch
Sunday, July 25 thru Friday, July 30; 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Wakefield Baptist Church, 13029 Falls of Neuse Rd.
Saddle up for Saddle Ridge Ranch at Wakefield Baptist Church where kids can ask questions and discover the answers found in God’s Word. During their day at the ranch, kids will visit Worship Rally Valley, the Bible Study Bunkhouse, and more! It’s Vacation Bible School at Wakefield Baptist Church and it’s happening July 25-30, 6:30-8:30 pm. To register or for more information, go online to www.wakefieldbaptist.org or call (919) 570-5777