This Month at Wake Forest

Featured Events

  • Veteran’s Day Ceremony & Wreath Laying Ceremony – Friday, November 10, 11 a.m.
    H. Franklin Perritt III Plaza (around the flag pole in front of Benson). Sponsored by the Army ROTC, all are welcome to attend!
  • Write letters of gratitude – Friday, November 10, 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. or Tuesday, November 14, Noon – 5 p.m. The newly formed, Decorated Deacs invites you to stop by Alumni Hall to write letters of gratitude to our deployed service men and women for their extraordinary sacrifices. The letters will be mailed to Operation Gratitude and included in care packages that are shipped throughout the year.
  • WAKEWinstonSalem Night at Secrest: Paul Lewis, piano – Thursday, November 16. Join fellow Wake Foresters for a casual, pre-concert dinner at Zick’s (former post office on the Quad). Come from 5:30 – 7 p.m. and enjoy time together before the concert. Order dinner (wood-fired pizzas, wings, salad) or just a glass of wine or beer and visit with friends before the Secrest event. Register here.
  • Santa and the Deacon – Saturday, December 2. Benson University Center, Wake Forest University. Party with Santa Claus and the Deacon. Come by between 12 – 2 p.m. and enjoy festive family time. Pose for a unique, holiday photo with the Deacon and Santa Claus. Crafts, activities, kid-approved, “finger-food” lunch, and hot chocolate bar!


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Visit for details but here’s a selection of upcoming events:

  • November 11 – WF vs. Syracuse Game Watch Party, 3 p.m., Foothill’s Brewing
  • November 11 – Women’s Volleyball vs. Notre Dame
  • November 10 – Men’s Basketball vs. Georgia Southern
  • November 12 – Women’s Basketball vs. Seton Hall
  • November 14 – Men’s Basketball vs. Liberty
  • November 18 – Football vs. NC State
  • November 22 – Women’s Volleyball vs. North Carolina
  • November 24 – Women’s Volleyball vs. North Carolina State
  • November 24 – Men’s Basketball vs. UNC Greensboro
  • November 25 – Football vs. Duke
  • November 28 – Men’s Basketball vs. Illinois

Please visit for greater details and additional events happening This Month at Wake Forest!