A man proposes to his girlfriend in front of a Christmas tree. The lights are visible behind them, and the woman wears red tinsel around her shoulders that matches the ring box

Love Under the Mistletoe: Proposal Locations for Christmas 2022

The holiday season is right around the corner, and love is in the air! Here at Hemming Jewelers, we love mistletoe. If you’re planning on dropping that special question on your loved one this holiday, the team at Hemming Jewelers has your back!

When planning the perfect proposal, location is everything. And depending on your preferences and taste, we’re here to list some options that are all around the City of Jacksonville. Not only can Hemming Jewelers recommend some great proposal spots, but we can also design the perfect engagement ring that will check all your boxes and make this moment all the more special.

Location, Location, Location

Jacksonville is full of great proposal spots that are sure to make this monumental event picture-perfect and memorable.

A few great classics include:

  • Balis Park in San Marco Square — a beautiful centerpiece area in the middle of San Marco Square.
  • Memorial Park — a vast riverfront park in the heart of Riverside.
  • St. Augustine’s Night of Lights — an incredible Christmas light display in downtown St. Augustine for those who don’t mind a commute.
  • Jacksonville Beach — a Florida staple that is perfect for a dreamy sunset proposal.
  • The Cummer Museum & Gardens — choose from three beautiful, fairytale-like gardens located along the St. John’s River.

If you’re searching for a proposal spot that is a bit more intimate and unique, we’ve gathered some great hidden gems that we think are perfect!

  • Jacksonville Arboretum — a beautiful outdoor area with extensive botanical gardens and nature trails.
  • Downtown Riverwalk — this path offers a mesmerizing view of the city’s skyline and river that’s perfect at any time of day.
  • Big Talbot Island — an intimate beach spot featuring magical live oak and cedar branches on the shore that is perfect for photography.
  • Willowbranch Park — a vast and lush park in Riverside with sweeping oak trees situated along Willowbranch Creek.
  • Congaree and Penn — a tranquil and beautiful farm and restaurant with large fields of produce, foliage, a lake, and wildlife.
  • Cowford Chophouse Rooftop — an incredible restaurant offering some of the best views of downtown Jacksonville from its rooftop area.

The Perfect Engagement Ring from Hemming

Although the perfect proposal needs a perfect location, you also need a show-stopping ring! Here at Hemming Jewelers, we offer a wide selection of engagement rings that we’re sure you’ll fall head over heels for. We even offer custom jewelry so you can craft the perfect ring from scratch that is one of a kind — just like you.

We have various engagement ring styles and settings in our inventory!

These include popular styles such as:

  • Solitaire
  • Halo
  • Cluster Sides
  • Vintage
  • And much more!

If you’re prepping for a holiday proposal, plan ahead with the perfect location and engagement ring. Visit the Hemming Jewelers showroom today at 231 N Hogan St. or contact us at 904-354-5959. It’s time for love and mistletoe!