Friends of James Weldon Johnson Park

Friday Night Vibes at JWJ Park

James Weldon Johnson Park, 135 W. Monroe St., Jacksonville

Friday Night Vibes returns on Friday, December 9th, and for this final installment, we’re celebrating the art of Lyricism! More event details coming soon! Until then, save the date and make a plan to join us from 5pm to 9pm for good music, food, a full bar, and shopping with local vendors at this bimonthly event miniseries leading up to JWJ’s […]

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Pop Up in The Park: Holiday Market

James Weldon Johnson Park, 135 W. Monroe St., Jacksonville

On Sunday, December 11th, join James Weldon Johnson Park for Pop Up in The Park: Holiday Market! Expect a day full of local vendors, food trucks, games, and all-around family-friendly fun! We'll be featuring Mr. Joe, Santa Claus, the Let's Ride Brass Band and more! The event, presented by Friends of James Weldon Johnson Park, […]

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Totally Lit! A Hanukkah Celebration!

James Weldon Johnson Park, 135 W. Monroe St., Jacksonville

Join James Weldon Johnson Park, Gili’s Kitchen, Catering and Bakery and the Jacksonville Jewish Center for our annual celebration of Hanukkah and its related traditions. We will enjoy live music, storytelling and crafts, dreidel games and more! The Menorah lighting ceremony will be at approximately 6:30pm. Gili’s Kitchen will have food and sufganiot available for […]

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JWJ’s Hip Hop Festival

James Weldon Johnson Park, 135 W. Monroe St., Jacksonville

JWJ Park’s Hip Hop Festival is back by popular demand, returning for its second year in 2023!! Join us on Saturday, February 18th from 10am to 5pm in James Weldon Johnson Park for the Park’s DOPEST event yet! This year, the festival will include events leading up to the big day: Friday Night Vibes • August 12 • […]

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Art in the Park

James Weldon Johnson Park, 135 W. Monroe St., Jacksonville

Art in the Park, Northeast Florida’s ONLY Chalk Drawing competition, returns for its third year to James Weldon Johnson Park on Saturday, March 25, 2023! Save the date! More details to come soon! This event is presented by YaYa Productions and Friends of James Weldon Johnson Park. ##### We’d love for artists of all ages […]

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Only events occurring within Downtown Jacksonville will be accepted.
If you have any questions please email lexi@dtjax.org.