• 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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Hunting off Hohman: Neighborhood and Business Garage Sale

Downtown Hammond Council

invites you to participate in our 1st annual


Saturday, May 3, 2014

9 am - 4 pm


Click here for more details and registration form.


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-citySave the date: June 28, 2014 

Eat, Shop & Rock

 Bizarre Bazaar

jm-citySave the date: Saturday, September 20, 2014 (Held annually on the third Saturday in September) in Downtown Hammond, the Downtown Hammond Council invites you to join us for our 9th 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

Hammond’s 11th Annual Job Fair

Mark your calendars for April 17th from 11 am to 3 pm at the Jean Shepherd Community Center!

El Taco Real Restaurant serves Lenten Specials

Did you know that El Taco Real Restaurant serves delicious Lenten Specials? They Do!

Hunting off Hohman: Neighborhood and Business Garage Sale

May 3rd: DHC invites you to our first annual.....

Eat, Shop & Rock

Save the Date: June 28, 2014!!  Don't miss it!

Tribute to Jean Shepherd Contest Winners

Downtown Hammond Council's Holiday Cookie Contest Winners:

Hammond in the Spotlight!

A must read about Hammond, Indiana!

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