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E. Carroll Joyner Park

E. Carroll Joyner Park

This Town of Wake Forest park offers several historical attractions including:

Restored Farm Buildings
The original farm structures included a mule barn, tobacco barn, and chicken coop. These have all been refurbished and a restored log cabin added so visitors can experience history firsthand.

Pecan Grove
The majestic pecan grove, originally planted during the Great Depression, is managed to encourage an annual crop. New trees have been planted to fully restore and maintain the grove.

1,000-Lawn-Seat Amphitheater
The amphitheater is an excellent venue for the popular Six Sundays in Spring concert series which gets underway each April. The venue is also available for half-day and full-day rent.

Walker Garden
Named in honor of Willie (Will) Lee and Mamie Tee Walker, who owned the farm for 36 years before selling it to Mr. Joyner in 1982, the Walker Garden boasts a formally arranged perennial garden enclosed by a picturesque stone wall. The space is a perfect setting for reading, painting, or quiet reflection.

Performance Garden
This area offers an intimate setting that can accommodate approximately 150 people. It is ideal for poetry readings, music workshops, small symphony groups, and storytelling. The space is also available for half-day and full-day rent. Map of E. Carrol Joyner Park

2,000 Linear Foot Stone Ribbon Wall

Three Miles of Paved Walking Trails
Free
Yes
Area
Wake Forest & Rolesville
Address
701 Harris Road
City
Wake Forest
State
NC
Zip Code
27587
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