Welcome to the Meet in the Street festival page!

Saturday, May 6, 2023 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Downtown Wake Forest

General Festival Details

Meet in the Street is a community street festival hosted by the Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce. Located in Downtown Wake Forest, the festival features more than 100 arts and crafts vendors, live music throughout the day, dozens of food trucks, and many activities for children.

Children's Village
Bring your kids and enjoy some family fun! Past events have included:

  • Bounce house
  • Magician shows 
  • Photo ops 
  • 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 area with big trucks!

Food Trucks

Stay tuned for a list of delicious festival eats!

Main Stage with Live Music

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. Check back later for a list of performers and times they will be playing.

Young Entrepreneurs Fair 

Support local young entrepreneurs ages 9-14  as they sell their handemade items alongside the professional artisans. You'll find a variety of items for sale.

Amazing Artisans!

Browse the homemade arts and crafts booths that line White Street and support an independent artisan! Check back later for a list of artists.

Thank you to our 2022 sponsors for making last year's event possible!