JACKSONVILLE, Fla., August 22, 2017 – Friends of Hemming Park is proud to host the following programs and 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 unless otherwise noted.

Monday – Friday: Food Trucks & Live Music, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. 
Monday – Sunday: Hemming Park Kids Zone, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.                                     
Tuesday, September 12: Toddler Tuesday with My Gym Jacksonville, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.


One Caribbean Inc: Jerk Food Festival, 12 – midnight 
One Caribbean, Inc. hosts the 5th Annual One Caribbean Inc Jerk Food Festival presented by Oceanfront Cannabis – 12 hours of fun with an outstanding lineup of artists, reggae & Caribbean music and excellent food and craft vendors! Admission is $5 with a non-perishable food item and $10 without.

First Wednesday Art Walk, 5 – 9 p.m. 
Enjoy more than 60 Art Walk venues stretch across Downtown Jacksonville’s core and include Hemming Park, galleries, museums, cultural and educational venues, restaurants and bars, Downtown businesses, food trucks, special performances and more on Laura Street and throughout the 15+ blocks of Art Walk. Details at iloveartwalk.com.


Classic Car Cruise-In, 5 – 8 p.m.
Join Sunshine State Chevelles and car enthusiasts for the first Hemming Park cruise-in featuring over 30 classic cars and food trucks, rock & roll music by DJ and vendors.

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.