Downtown Wake Forest

The heart of Wake Forest is vibrant, and full of charm and Southern hospitality. A mix of independent retailers, restaurants and businesses line the beautiful landscape of Wake Forest’s carefully preserved historic district. More than 200 surrounding acres are in the midst of revitalization, guided by our strategic and professionally designed Renaissance Master Plan.

Experience Downtown

An entire day can be spent strolling Wake Forest's historic districts, browsing through eclectic shops and art galleries, and trying new flavors at area restaurants. An abundance of community festivals and events are offered year round and draw thousands of residents and visitors.