Wake County Senior Games are open to people ages 50 and better who live throughout the Triangle region. Wake County residency is not required to participate. All participants must be a North Carolina resident for three consecutive months of the year.

Registration is February 1 – March 1, 2024. For registration details, please visit this page.

Visit this link for the rules.

Literary Arts Categories


Life Experience


Short Story (fiction)

Art Entry Eligibility

One entry per category. All entries must be typed and double spaced on an 8.5′ x 11″ page with a minimum of 1″ margins and a minimum font height of 10. Poems cannot exceed 40 lines typed, Short Stories, Life Experiences and Essays cannot exceed eight pages. Entries must be the original work of the artist and created after age 50.