Best Family-Friendly Events this Spring in Wake Forest

One of the best things about living in the town of Wake Forest is that there is always something going on. Following are just a few of the family-friendly events going on this spring that you may want to add to your calendar.

Triangle Green Home Tour
April 29-30 & May 6-7
If you work in the home building industry, you are thinking about building a new home in the near future, or you simply enjoy checking out the latest home trends, the Triangle Green Home Tour is a great way for you to spend your weekend. This annual event allows attendees musicto go on a multi-site tour of newly built and newly remodeled homes that are all green home certified, allowing you to get a firsthand look at the materials and building practices that are being used today. Since no ticket or registration is required to take part in this event, you can visit as few or as many participating homes as you would like.

Six Sundays in Spring
Sundays, April 30 – June 4
The 2017 Six Sundays in Spring free concert series is scheduled to run for six consecutive Sundays this year, from April 30 through June 4.  Sponsored by Wake Forest ARTS, this is an event that the entire community can enjoy, making it ideal for both children and adults. Each Sunday, the concert from a different performer will begin at 5pm at the E. Carroll Joyner Park Amphitheater, located at 701 Harris Road. Food and refreshments will be available for purchase for your convenience, but many attendees enjoy packing their own picnics. Just grab the kids, call your friends, pack a blanket, and get ready for six evenings of great music and fun.

wake forest farmers marketWake Forest Farmer’s Market
Each Sunday from 8am-12pm
If you have never visited the local farmer’s market or you are new to the area, this spring is the perfect opportunity to see what the buzz is all about. The Wake Forest Farmer’s Market takes place each Saturday from 8am-12pm at 405 S. Brooks Street at the Renaissance Plaza, conveniently located in the historic downtown Wake Forest area. You can always find some of the freshest and best local products, including offerings like fresh cut flowers, baked goods, meat, eggs, honey, jewelry, pottery, lotions, soaps, and much more.

The Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce’s 37th Annual Meet in the Street®
Saturday, May 6 at 10 AM – 5 PM
What is surely to be one of the largest events of the spring, South White St., South Brooks St., and South Taylor St. will be filled with arts and crafts vendors, food trucks, live music & performances, as well as various kid friendly activities. Family fun for an entire day with free entry! Holding Village is an official sponsor of this event. We hope to see you there!

Hnew community wake forestolding Village Family Fun Day
Sat. May 20, 2017, 4pm-7pm
Join us for an evening of family fun as we celebrate the grand opening of our pool and amenity center! Come listen to live music from Raleigh’s One Way Back band and watch as we restock Holding Lake. Our first 300 guests will enjoy free BBQ from Backyard Bistro and brews from Aviator Brewing. Tour model homes to receive an Italian ice from Sweet Water Ices and Holding Village beach towel. Complimentary family photos by the lake by photographer Amber Robinson. Enter to win a free one-hour photo session. Located at the Holding Village Pool & Amenity Center!

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