FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 11, 2020
Contact: Savannah Hebert
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
4 pm – 9 pm
Soul Food Bistro
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
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.