• Downtown Area
    Downtown Area

    Visit Downtown Hammond to explore and enjoy its amenities!! It is the heart of our city!

  • DHC Events
    DHC Events

    The Downtown Hammond Council's mission is to promote, beautify and revitalize our downtown district. Join us for one of our many events that we host every year. Its a time of great music, food and people!!

  • Hohman Avenue
    Hohman Avenue

    Hohman Avenue is the heart of our downtown area. Take a ride down this avenue to see all that it has to offer from tasty restaurants to shops and theaters!!


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Calendar of events

event3 Tribute to Jean Shepherd 
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eventSave Date: June 2015 
Eat, Shop & Rock 
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event2September 19, 2015
Bizarre Bazaar 
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Spring Clean-up & Beautification

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Helpful Guide

Train Stations & Schedules

jm-cityHammond offers convenient ways to get around our city. To find Hammond's train stations and schedules, click the following link to go to the South Shore Line Passanger Service: http://www.nictd.com/index.html


Parks in the Downtown Area

jm-cityDowntown Hammond offers amazing parks and recreation areas to either sit back and relax and enjoy the scenery and nature, have a picnic with family and friends or play on the playgrounds.
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jm-cityDowntown Hammond provides a variety of stores along Hohman Avenue.  So stop in and shop!  Shopping and buying local is important to us all!
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Events Calendar

Eat Shop & Rock

jm-cityJune 2015  - Eat, Shop & Rock


Bizarre Bazaar

jm-citySave the date: Saturday, September 19, 2015 (Held annually on the third Saturday in September) in Downtown Hammond, the Downtown Hammond Council invites you to join us for our 10th Annual Bizarre Bazaar event.
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A Tribute to 'Jean Shepherd' Author & Hammond's Hometown Hero

jm-cityA Tribute to Jean Shepherd

Community News & Events

Bizarre Bazaar 2015

Thanks to everyone for coming out to our 9th Annual Bizarre Bazaar!! It was a great day! Save the date for next year: September 19, 2015! (Held annually on the third Saturday in September). View event photos.

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