Looking for Some Fun in Wake Forest?

Then head on down to 306 South White St.  - Where the good times are happening!

Schedule of Events

Every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, starting at 6:00 PM

Sunday at 1:00 PM

Join us for:

  • Fun
  • Games
  • Prizes
  • Music
  • Yummy food and drinks
  • Fellowship
  • Social interaction
  • Smiling faces
  • And much, much more!



 Call us anytime 919-570-0087 with questions, (or answers).


We are a non-smoking family friendly venue.



  Cat image " I can't hear you!!"F             funny dog barking at road sign rat image

 Free Dog Baths by Dogtopia - Microchip I.D. & Rabies Vaccinations by SNAP-NC

When:  Saturday, September 17, 2011 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.    

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Schedule of Events - Click here:

Where:  Festival Park, 525 South White Street, Historic Downtown Wake Forest, N.C.  27587

What:  Pet Parade Begins at 10 a.m. at S.E.B.T.S. ( Southeastern Baptist Seminary - former Wake Forest College) 

           All critters allowed as this is a pet festival so bring 'em all - those lovely critters which make your life enjoyable - we parade down through historic downtown to Festival Park

           Numerous contests and FREE live entertainment including D.J., games, exhibits, free dog baths from Dogtopia and much more

Why:  Benefit the Graham Johnson Cultural Arts Endowment and the cultural arts programming for the community and schools. 

Contact:  Phone is local 570-0350 or 800-937-3993, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or Google "Wake Forest PetFest"



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Partial List of Events at PetFest Subject To Change depending on pet or owner's disposition:

Wake Forest K-9 Corps Demonstration

Dog Look Alike Contest 

Reduced Price Rabies Vaccinations & Microchip

Live D.J. Entertainment All Day

No Admission Charge

Adult Beverages and Children Beverages


 Some of this year's vendors at PetFest:

( Click To Go To Their Websites As Many Offer Pet Friendly Services To Our Pets and Their Owners

Arlee Dog Collars & Accessories

 Dick Larsen Pet Portraits

 Carolina Care Bullies 

Dogtopia Offer Free Dog Wash with all proceeds to GJCAE

Fashion Hound - A Pet Lover's Delight Boutique

Franklin County Humane Society

Guide Dog Foundaton / America's VetDogs

Millennium Academy

Safe Haven For Cats


Southeast German Shepherd Rescue


Learn more about India as President Obama travels by following on this India news widget compliments of The Graham Johnson Cultural Arts Endowment - --Life Is For The Living Video



GJCAE Video - 2 minutes


What's to be made with local produce?   Need recipe and preparation help?   Try the GJCAE "HerbFest Chow Down" recipe widget for tasty, healthy recipes using fresh herbs and loca ingredients.



Google Grants awards GJCAE grant to continue it's work.  This is a thank you video to Google, The Cotton Company, HerbFest, MedFaxx, Festival Park and CaptiveAire for their continuing support as well as Google.






       Through the efforts of our corporate sponsors and the never ending hours of volunteers from Franklin Academy, the Graham Johnson Cultural Arts Endowment continues to survive.   The new adword grant is the largest single grant ever received by the GJCAE and will help us accomplish our tasks.