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.

Art Fusion with MOCA Jacksonville on Sunday, Jan. 1 is canceled due to the New Years holiday, but will resume on the first Sunday of every month in February 2017. Jaxsons Night Market is canceled for January or February due to the cold weather, but look for updates in March 2017.

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


First Wednesday Art Walk, 5 9 p.m.?

Dont miss the first Art Walk of the New Year! Come interact with local artists, art exhibits, performers and more in Downtown Jacksonville including live music by RadioLove and Climb the Summit in Hemming Park. Enjoy a fashion show, a giant JACKSONVILLE sign, the Jax Kid’s Mural Project, Cities in Color and more on Laura Street and throughout the 15+ blocks of Art Walk. Details at


GASTROFEST 2017, 11 a.m. 7 p.m.

Were excited to announce that GastroFest, an all-day celebration of the culinary world of Northeast Florida, is coming back to Hemming Park in 2017! Come sample the best food & drinks that Jacksonville has to offer. Vendor applications and event details are available at