Hemming Park to Host Burger, Beer and Barbecue Fest This Weekend

Brings the community together with food trucks, kids activities, magic and music.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., August 17, 2017 – This Saturday, August 19, Friends of Hemming Park is proud to host the free one-day family-friendly Burger, Beer and Barbeque Fest featuring food trucks, kids activities, magic and music. The festival will be held in Hemming Park located at 135 W. Monroe Street in downtown Jacksonville on August 17 from 4 pm to 8 pm.

The festival will feature local beer from Bold City Brewery and Budweiser and over nine participating food vendors with many tasty summer-themed American favorites to purchase. A packed array of family activities will be available for festival goers of all ages including a 17-foot monster truck bounce house, magic performances with Crossroad Magic, balloon art, face painting, a Zumba kid class with My Gym Jacksonville and music.

PARTICIPATING VENDORS INCLUDE:
Treemendous BBQ,
Monroe’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Q & Catering
Best Burgers Jax Food Truck
Dagwood’s Food Truck
Cackylacky’s
My Gym Jacksonville
Beachcombers Treats & Eats
The Icee Spot
La Pina Colada Y Algo Mas

WHEN:
Saturday, August 19, 2017
4 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

WHERE:
Hemming Park
135 W. Monroe St.
Jacksonville, FL 32202

To learn more about Friends of Hemming Park, visit http://www.hemmingpark.org.

About Friends of Hemming Park
Founded in 2013, 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 through improved amenities, daily programming, a family-friendly environment, and community-driven partnerships. To learn more about the park and upcoming events, visit hemmingpark.org.

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