Veterans of all agesBring the whole family on May 30th to Celebrate Memorial Day with free NC barbecue, military vehicle rides, live music, children’s obstacle course, parades, and much more. Celebrate Memorial Day was created by Hope Baptist Church to honor veterans and give thanks for God’s providence in our nation’s history.
This event is open to the public, rain or shine, at 3721 Quarry Rd‎ Wake Forest, NC 27597. Don’t forget your lawn chairs and picnic blankets!

“I have attended the Celebrate Memorial Day picnic just about every year they’ve had it. It’s a wonderful event in a gorgeous setting of open spaces and beautiful ponds, a time of precious fellowship with friends from the community.” – Former NC House Representative J. Russell Capps

“The Celebrate Memorial Day picnic in Wake Forest is one of the best community gatherings celebrating some of our nation’s most cherished values—faith, family, and freedom. I have thoroughly enjoyed this event and I invite you to come out and celebrate Memorial Day with your friends and family.” – Lt. Governor Dan Forest