Wake Forest 27587 Magazine

Spring 2019

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74 Spring 2019 | Wake Forest 27587 Magazine Family Movie Nights at Joyner Park Saturdays, May 25, June 22, July 27, Aug. 10, 8:30 p.m. Enjoy a movie under the stars! The ongoing Family Movie Nights begins Saturday, May 25, with the showing of "Incredibles 2" at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. The series — sponsored by the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department — continues on June 22 with "Wreck It Ralph: Ralph Breaks the Internet"; July 27 with "Mulan"; and Aug. 10 with "Bumblebee." Pre-show activities are 7:30 p.m. Showtime is 8:30 p.m. but arrive early. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. National Trails Day Saturday, June 1, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Wake Forest is to celebrate National Trails Day at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road, in a free event that is to include an environmental education expo featuring interactive stations. Set up throughout the park, the stations will offer children and adults an opportunity to experience the wonders of nature while learning about the environment. Attendees will have the opportunity to get an up-close look at some of the living things you might encounter on the trails. Coincides with the inaugural National Trails Day 5K to raise funds for the town's greenways. To register, go to fsseries.com/event/national-trails- day-5k/register/. Beach music party with the Band of Oz Saturday, June 1, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. The Renaissance Center in Wake Forest ignites those summer memories with a beach music party featuring the live Band of Oz. The theater, at 405 S. Brooks St., has a bar that will be open for beer, wine, and other refreshment purchases. For tickets and information, go to wakeforestrencen.org. ArtWalk First Friday of each month, 6-9 p.m. Get in an artistic mood. Stroll through historic downtown Wake Forest, where local artists will display a variety of work in the shops, galleries, boutiques, and stores along and near South White Street. It's all part of ArtWalk in a venue that has become an art colony. Friday Night on White Second Friday of each month, 6 p.m. Downtown Wake Forest will be rockin' with a variety of premier regional bands in its highly popular series "Friday Night on White" along South White Street through September. The free concerts, presented by White Street Brewing Co., are to include classic and modern rock, dance, Motown, and beach music. The series begins with the Magic Pipers on April 12, followed by Sleeping Booty on May 10, Love Tribe on June 14, Soul Psychedelique on July 12, Big Love on Aug. 9, and Crush on Sept. 13. Wake Forest Listening Room Fridays, Saturdays, and some Sundays, 7 p.m. The Wake Forest Listening Room attracts top performers from the Triangle region and North Carolina as well as showcases Wake Forest musicians in the historic downtown. The 7 p.m. events feature such talent as Tina & Her Pony, April 19; and Jamie Trollinger & The Mofos, May 3. Downstairs at the Sugar Magnolia Café & Emporium on South White Street. All shows are suggested donation of $10 unless otherwise noted. For details and a full roster of the concerts, visit The Wake Forest Listening Room on Facebook! Farmers Market Saturdays, 8 a.m.-noon through October, then 10 a.m. to noon. Farmers, soap-makers, cheesemakers, crafters, bakers and artists, practicing their crafts within a 75-mile radius, come to the Wake Forest Farmers Market on Taylor Street behind Wake Forest Town Hall. The majority of the farm products are raised using environmentally sustainable agricultural practices. Go to wakeforestfarmersmarket.org. Events PHOTOGRAPHS BY JOE MARTINSON / TOWN OF WAKE FOREST Wake Forest Charity Car Show Saturday, June 15, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. The 7th annual Wake Forest Charity Car Show showcases classic and antique automobiles, including muscle, sport, and street rods, in a daylong event for hobbyists and enthusiasts Admission is free, with music, food trucks, and a Model T assembly demonstration For more information, contact downtown development program assistant Jennifer Herbert at 919-435-9427.

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