The City of Wake Forest, NC
The city of Wake Forest is located in the state of North Carolina in Wake County and has a population of 27,915 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Wake Forest is Raleigh, approximately 5 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Wake Forest, including Forks Lunchroom, Bojangles Famous Chicken 'n Bisits, Brigs Restaurant-Wakeforest, China Delight and J Keith's Barbeque. For a larger selection of Wake Forest restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Wake Forest Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Lakeshore Golf Course, North Carolina Museum of Art, Brevofield Golf Course, Mordecai Mansion and Cheviot Hills Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Wake Forest please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Wake Forest:
- Raleigh - Durham Intl. Airport (RDU)
Wake Forest, North Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Wake Forest experiences an average high temperature of 51 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 25 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.14 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Wake Forest with daytime temperatures averaging 87 degrees in the summer, and 53 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Wake Forest to receive an average of 3.6 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.72 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 106 degrees in the summer and as low as -10 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Wake Forest should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 73 degrees, and nighttime lows of 43.
Wake Forest, North Carolina Attractions
1Bennett Place State Historic Site - Durham,
Bennett Place, sometimes known as Bennett Farm, in Durham, North Carolina was the site of the largest surrender of Confederate soldiers ending the American Civil War, on April 26, 1865.
2Brevofield Golf Course - , Wake Forrest,
The Brevofield Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Wake County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Wake Forrest. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 919-562-1900.
Address: 13601 Camp Kanata Rd, Wake Forrest, NC 27587
3Bull Creek Golf & Country Club - Louisburg,
The Bull Creek Golf & Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Franklin County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Louisburg, . Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-496-7888.
Address: 499 Massenburg Baker Rd, Louisburg, NC 27549
4Cameron Indoor Stadium - Duke University - Durham,
Cameron Indoor Stadium is an indoor arena that can be found on the West Campus of Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. It is home to the Duke Blue Devils men's and women's basketball teams, the women's volleyball team, and the men's wrestling team.
5Carmichael Auditorium - University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill,
William Donald Carmichael, Jr. Arena is a multi-purpose arena in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. It is home to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Tar Heels women's basketball team.
6Chapel Hill Museum - Chapel Hill,
Chapel Hill Museum is a local cultural and historical museum in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The museum was founded in 1996 by leaders of the Town of Chapel Hill's Bicentennial Committee and celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2006. In the decade since its founding, Chapel Hill Museum averages over 20,000 visitors a year and provides education programs to over 3,500 local students a year. Traci Davenport is the current Director.
7Cheviot Hills Golf Club - Raleigh,
The Cheviot Hills Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Wake County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Raleigh, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-876-9920.
Address: 7301 Capital Blvd, Raleigh, NC 27616
8Clemmons Educational State Forest - Clayton,
Clemmons Educational State Forest is a North Carolina State Forest in Clayton, North Carolina that is operated by the North Carolina Division of Forest Resources. The site features self-guided nature trails with audio exhibit stations, the Forestry Exhibit Center with interactive exhibits about the ecology of forests, soil and water, and the state's cultural history. Forest rangers offer education programs for school groups.
9Coker Arboretum - , University of,
Coker Arboretum is an arboretum within the North Carolina Botanical Garden on the campus of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina. It is open daily without charge.
10Dean Smith Center - University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill,
The Dean E. Smith Student Activities Center, usually called simply the Smith Center and popularly referred to as the Dean Dome is a multi-purpose arena in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The arena is home to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Tar Heels men's basketball team, and temporary home to the women's team during renovations to Carmichael Auditorium. The arena opened in 1986.
Wake Forest, North Carolina Hotels
2Hampton Inn Raleigh / Town Of Wake Forest
12318 Wake Union Church Rd
Wake Forest, NC 27587
4Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Raleigh-wakefield
11400 Common Oaks Dr
Raleigh, NC 27614
Wake Forest, North Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Wake Forest Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Chinese Restaurants, Bar & Grill Restaurants and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
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