General Festival Details
Meet in the Street is a community street festival hosted by the Wake Forest Area Chamber and presented by Southern Lux Living! Located in Downtown Wake Forest, the festival features more than 150 arts and crafts vendors, live music throughout the day, dozens of food trucks, and many activities for children.
Browse the homemade arts and crafts booths that line White Street and Brooks Street and support an independent artisan! We will have over 150 local artisans with everything from candles to quilts to cutting boards to paintings!
This year we will have two food truck areas for walkability and plenty of foodie fun! Food trucks will be parked on Owen Avenue, in the Fidelity Bank parking lot, and in the Depot lot on the north end of the festival. Check back for our list of food trucks as the date approaches!
Bring your kids and enjoy some family fun! This year's events will include:
- Bounce houses from EZ Rentals
- Foam Party with The Foam Fam
- Hourly magician shows sponsored by Crossroads Fellowship.
- Family Photo Booth with Jessica Woodall Photography.
- Kid-friendly festival booths with arts & crafts, and other activities.
- And more!
Also for kids, check out the Town of Wake Forest's popular Bicycle Safety Fair, located on Brooks Street in front of Town Hall and our First Responders Village with big trucks for the kids!
Stop by the main stage at the corner of Brooks Street and Owen Avenue to dance the festival away to a variety of live music acts. New this year is our second stage near the Young Entrepreneurs Fair featuring local acoustic bands! Check back for details and band line-up as the date approaches.
Young Entrepreneurs Fair
Support 35 different local young entrepreneurs ages 9-14 as they sell their handmade items alongside the professional artisans. You'll find a variety of items for sale. The Young Entrepreneurs Fair is located in the parking lot between the Cotton Company and the Wake Forest Chamber on South White Street.