Houston JerkFest is proud to announce that this years event will be held on Saturday, September 14th, 2019. Born from the idea to bring community and culture together with food, family, music and fun. Houston JerkFest is expected to draw one of the largest crowds at a cultural event ever to be held in the Greater Houston area.
Houston JerkFest is a food and music festival centered around a Jerk cook-off competition where contestants compete for the top prizes and recognition. This years concert headliner will be released soon. There will be food, vendors, kids zone, and activities for the whole family. HJF is the best kept secret in Texas with plans to grow with community involvement and support.
PARKING & METRO-RAIL
To allow for easy access to the park, parking is conveniently located below the park at 2811 Travis St. This covered and energy efficient parking facility holds up to 400 vehicles, is well lit, and provides 24/7 security. The facility has an exit that leads directly to the park grounds, two exits that lead to Main St. and another two that lead to Travis St. All access points are located within walking distance to many Midtown destinations. Credit cards and cash are accepted; the rates are:
Monday-Friday 7am- 6pm -$1.00/hour with an eight hour maximum
Monday-Friday 6pm- 7am – $5.00 flat
Saturday and Sunday- $5.00 flat (Weekend and evening rates subject to change based on local events)
Midtown Park is also accessible via the McGowen Station METRORail stop. Bcycle and Zipcar locations are also located near the park.
ACTIVITIES IN THE PARK
Food+Music+Fun and More....
KEEP OUR PARK GREEN & CLEAN
Let us make sure we put all our trash in the proper trash bins located all over the park!