FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 30, 2019
Contact: Savannah Hebert
Hemming Park Announces Events and Programming for October 2019
Celebrate Fall with Friends of Hemming Park
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.﹣ September 30, 2019 – Friends of Hemming Park is proud to host events in Hemming Park located at 135 W. Monroe Street in the heart of Downtown Jacksonville. All activities listed below are free and open to the public.
Fall Family Day
Saturday, October 12 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Join us in Hemming Park for FREE fall family fun on Saturday, October 12th! We’ll host food trucks including Cackylackys and Pita Dream; vendors, a pumpkin patch, a petting zoo and more! Buc the miniature horse will visit the park from 11 am until 1 pm; the Cathedral Arts Project Orchestra performs at 11:30; Cain’t Never Could is on from noon until 3. Experience open ropes with Jump4Jax from 1 until 3 and free rides on the JTA Skyway all day.
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Saturday, October 12 – Skyway runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Take a free ride on the Jacksonville Transit Authority SkyWay and visit MOCA Jacksonville, the Museum of Science and History and the Jacksonville Public Library after attending Hemming Park’s Fall Family Day.
Halloween in Hemming
Thursday, October 31st from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Visit Hemming Park during Downtown Vision, Inc.’s “Trick or Treat on the Street” and enjoy food trucks, music with DJ Hustle, Halloween treats and more!
Celebrate Fall with Musical Performances every Weekday in October!
Enjoy cooler weather with live music every weekday in October, from 11:30 to 2 p.m. Wednesday music is sponsored by Jax Vision Care.
Here is the full line up of musicians for October:
October 1: Lauren Fincham and Brian Homan
October 2: Joe Watts
October 3: Darren Ronan
October 4: The Rip Currents
October 7: Alaina Colding
October 8: Jake Schuman
October 9: Joe Watts
October 10: Tropic of Cancer
October 11: The Suedes
October 14: Rebecca Day
October 15: Mike Shackelford
October 16: Joe Watts
October 17: The 77ds
October 18: Kim Reteguiz
October 21: Ace Winn
October 22: Swing Bone
October 23: Joe Watts
October 24: Brett Bass
October 25: Lubben Brothers
October 28: Paul Ivey
October 30: Joe Watts
October 31: DJ Jimmie Hustle
About Friends of Hemming Park (FOHP)
Friends of Hemming Park is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to transforming Jacksonville’s oldest public park into a modern, urban space that engages diverse communities and brings vitality to our city’s public square. To learn more about the park and upcoming events, visit hemmingpark.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org .