• 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!!

Help make downtown a destination!


Downtown Hammond Council

Hammond IS Happening!

Shop Small Business

Shop small in Downtown Hammond for one-of-kind gifts for everyone on your shopping list:
-It's Just Serendipity, 5630 Hohman Avenue
-Paul Henry's Art Gallery, 416 Sibley Blvd.
-Service Honda, 5634 Hohman Avenue

Support our small restaurants in Downtown Hammond:
-Mares Eat Oats, 215 Russell Street
-Nick & George's Restaurant, 5850 Hohman Avenue
-Philly Steaks & Lemonade, 5252 Hohman Avenue
-State Line Pizza, 5915 State Line
-Sub Hub & Pantry Plus, 5808 Hohman Avenue

Hammond IS Happening!

Shop Local & Small Businesses

Shop Local & Small Businesses

Please Shop Small, LOCAL business...

it makes cents to our LOCAL economy!

Helpful Guide

Parks in the Downtown Area

downtown-hammondDowntown 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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downtown-hammondDowntown 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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downtown-hammondDowntown Hammond provides a variety of eateries along Hohman Avenue.  So stop in and grab a bite to eat!

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Events Calendar

Eat Shop & Rock

jm-citySave the Date: June 17, 2017  - Eat, Shop & Rock


Bizarre Bazaar

jm-citySave the Date: Saturday, September 17, 2016 (Held annually on the third Saturday in September) in Downtown Hammond, the Downtown Hammond Council invites you to join us for our 11th Annual Bizarre Bazaar event. - Bizarre Bazaar



A Tribute to 'Jean Shepherd' Author & Hammond's Hometown Hero

jm-citySave the date: Saturday, November 19, 2016! -  A Tribute to Jean Shepherd

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Thank you!!

THANK YOU to everyone who helped ROCK Downtown Hammond last Saturday! (Sponsors, volunteers, and guests who attended)
Downtown Hammond Council's 7th Annual Eat Shop & Rock was a FAB event!

18th Street Brewery for a ribbon cutting ceremony and networking event

Thank you for attending the 18th Street Brewery for a ribbon cutting ceremony and networking event!


Spring Clean-up & Beautification

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DHC is a proud sponsor of 219 Day!

219 Day

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