Category Archives: Festivals

Wake Forest “Meet in the Street” Festival applications now available

The Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for vendors, non-profits and downtown merchants for the Meet in the Street arts and crafts festival. Applications are available online and at the Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce, … Continue reading

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the Forest Storytelling Festival in Wake Forest, Saturday, August 9, 2014

Join in a celebration of the art of storytelling—an age-old form of entertainment. At the Forest Storytelling Festival on Saturday, August 9th, 2014, four renowned storytellers will perform rousing concerts for children and adults. Learn how to tell your own … Continue reading

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Wake Forest Mardi Gras contests

Wake Forest will be celebrating the re-opening of S. White Street with a Mardi Gras party on Saturday, February 9 from 11 am-4 pm. There will be a number of contests: Mardi Gras Costume Contest Children ages 12 and younger … Continue reading

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Call for Artists: African American Cultural Festival in Raleigh (deadline July 6, 2012)

The African American Cultural Festival Of Raleigh And Wake County will be held September 1st and 2nd around City Plaza in downtown Raleigh. There will be a juried artist market, food, music and hands-on arts and crafts activities for children. … Continue reading

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2nd Annual “Heart of the Artist” Community Art Festival this weekend, April 28, 2012

Don’t forget: this Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm, is the second annual “Heart of the Artist” community art festival. The festival will be held under the magnolia trees of the Wake Forest Baptist Church. With more than 40 artists, … Continue reading

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2012 Meet in the Street, May 5

The 32nd Annual Meet in the Street® festival will take place on Saturday, May 5 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in historic downtown Wake Forest. Join us for a day filled with food and entertainment including live music and … Continue reading

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Arts on the weekend of Sept. 30-Oct. 2

There’s a lot going on in and around Wake Forest this weekend. It’s the second weekend of the Wake Forest Area Artist’s Studio Tour. Friday evening is the kickoff of the Cedar Creek Gallery‘s 44th Annual Pottery and Glass Festival, … Continue reading

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Falls River Art in the Park – October 1, 10 am to 4 pm

Raffle and Silent Auction proceeds to benefit USO of NC RDU Center Food Entertainment a Belly Dancer will be both dancing and giving lessons Music by The Mood Master – DJ, and 8 Miles Apart Art for Sale by local … Continue reading

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2011 Artist’s Studio Tour

Meet artists, explore their creative spaces, purchase artwork, and view studio demonstrations, all during the 16th annual Wake Forest Studio Tour. We have 25 artists participating this year, working in both two- and three-dimensional media. Original art pieces in clay, … Continue reading

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Labor Day Sunday event: Thanks!

Thanks to all the musicians, artists, food vendors, theater group, and everyone else who participated for helping to make our “Join us at Joyner” event on Sunday a success. It was a beautiful day and the entertainment was the best!

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