Spring is in the air and it’s time to get outside and enjoy all that Wake Forest has to offer! There are so many community events happening this weekend! Check out these fun events, and if you have any other events you’d like to share, let us know!
Friday, April 1st
First Friday Flix
Fun monthly movie screenings feature a wide variety of great favorites! First Friday Flix are free and open to the general public!
Due to the terms and conditions outlined in its agreement with the Motion Picture Licensing Corporation, the Renaissance Centre is not permitted to announce the title of each month’s film to the general public. However, the Renaissance Centre may publicize movie titles through its email subscription service and the Special Events Hotline. To obtain the title of each month’s featured film, sign up for E-News or call the Special Events Hotline at 919-435-9428.
Learn to Ballroom Dance
Discover the joy of ballroom dancing at American Ballroom, located at 206 South White Street in Wake Forest. Meet with wonderful instructors who make it fun!Be sure to register ahead of time! Beginner Adult classes start at 7:30pm. To register, visit http://www.americanballroomnc.com/
Rock ‘N Bowl
Head over to Brook Street Bowl and join in the fun at Rock ‘N Bowl! Awesome light show, music and live DJ!! Starts at 9pm!
Saturday, April 2nd
Wake Forest Farmers Market
Check out the goods that local farmers, soapmakers, cheesemakers, crafters, bakers and artists bring to this wonderful Farmers Market. All are practicing their crafts within a close 75 mile radius of where the Market is located. Visit the Farmers Market website: http://www.wakeforestfarmersmarket.org/
From 10am -3pm, The Town of Wake Forest and Downtown Wake Forest, Inc. are planning a very exciting event! Get ready kids!! You’ll be gearing up for an exciting day of playing in a HUGE sandbox and other fun activities like making wheatgrass containers for home windowsills. And for all the adults in the crowd, you’ll have the chance to keep up to date with the newest techniques in overall gardening. BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE!! All Dirt Day participants also get to hunt and seek for shark teeth, paint with mud and have a ton of other fun with Master Gardeners.
Music will be offered, dancing in the streets and lots of yummy food vendors will be on hand. Let’s SHAKE THOSE WINTER BLUES and have fun at Dirt Day!
For more information about Dirt Day, visit wakeforestnc.gov and search “Dirt Day” or contact Lisa Hayes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meet the Author at Page 158 Books
Local author Gayle Graves will be discussing her latest book “Freedom Quilts” at Page 158 Books on South White Street. Information here: https://www.facebook.com/events/566370666877627/
Sunday, April 3rd
Wake Forest Quarter Frenzy
A cross between an auction, a raffle, a charity fundraiser, and a home party! Local vendors will be auctioning off new items for only 1-6 quarters per bid! Get ready to have fun, and for a great cause. Each month benefits a different charity. For additional information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/247195908946674/.