March 13, 2020


Contact:      Savannah Hebert

PR/Marketing Ambassador


 Hemming Park Suspends March Activities due to COVID-19

No food trucks or live music for the month of March


JACKSONVILLE, Fla.March 13, 2020 – As announced by Mayor Lenny Curry earlier today and due to the health concerns of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), all City of Jacksonville Parks, including Hemming Park will be closed until further notice.  All activities within Hemming Park, including food trucks, live music, Kid Zone activities and festivals will be suspended until the City deems it safe for the public to return. Please watch our social media carefully by for any future changes or updates.

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