Wake Forest NC ALWAYS has some great activities and events on the calendar and next week is NO exception! Next week is all about celebrating July 4th! Check out the event line up and I am sure you will agree – there is something for ALL AGES!
Get out and enjoy your summer in Wake Forest NC – there is always something to do!
Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular
Tuesday, July 3; 5 pm
Heritage High School, 1150 Forestville Road
Fireworks, games, live entertainment, and a whole lot more awaited you at this year’s Fourth of July celebration! Now in its 40th year, Wake Forest’s Independence Day celebration is one of our area’s most eagerly-anticipated summer-time events serving up two days-worth of fun and excitement for the entire family. This year, the revelry gets underway with the Fireworks Spectacular on Tuesday, July 3, at Heritage High School, 1150 Forestville Road. Gates open at 5 p.m. and admission is $5 per person. Children ages six and under are admitted free. Advance tickets will go on sale in mid June. For more information, visitwww.wakeforestnc.gov/july4.aspx.
Wednesday, July 4; 10 am
Intersection of North Main Street and West Juniper Avenue
Wake Forest's July 4 festivities continue with the annual Children's Parade. The lineup begins at 10 a.m. at the intersection of North Main Street and West Juniper Avenue, near the Wake Forest College Birthplace. No registration is required! For more information, visit www.wakeforestnc.gov/july4.aspx.
Art-in-the-Park & Games-in-the-Park
Wednesday, July 4; 11 am
Holding Park, 133 W. Owen Ave.
Beginning at 11 am, children of all ages will have the opportunity to create a variety of interesting arts and crafts projects, and join in a slew of games and activities offered at Holding Park. Games will include a watermelon seed spitting contest, sack races, and tug-of-war - just to name a few. Concessions will be available. For more information, visit www.wakeforestnc.gov/july4.aspx.