PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 11, 2020

 

Contact: Savannah Hebert

PR/Marketing Ambassador

savannah@hemmingpark.org

 

 Hemming Park Announces Events for the Weekend of February 15

Get Down (town)! on December 29th

 

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.February 15, 2020 – 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.

 

Get Down (town)!

Saturday, February 15 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

 

Mark your calendars for this Saturday because we’re celebrating African American culture with Hemming Park’s third annual Get Down (town)! hosted by Henny and Gene Dot Com presented in conjunction with Jacksonville Public Library, Ritz Theatre and Museum, MOCA Jacksonville, 93.3 The Beat Jamz and V101.5.

 

We’ll have the African Village Market and food trucks from 11 am until 9 pm.

Our food trucks include:

11 am – 4 pm

PVshack

KraVegan

4 pm – 9 pm

Soul Food Bistro

KraVegan

Monroe’s Smokehouse 

 

Entertainment is from 2:30 pm to 9 pm and includes:

Ritz Voices Jacksonville

Jacksonville Arts & Music School

Nan Nkama Pan-African Drum and Dance Ensemble

The Groove Coalition

Stank Sauce

Let’s Ride Brass Band

 

Click here for all of the details: https://www.facebook.com/events/651564195385335/

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.

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