Special Events

  • Major Event Application (PDF) - Major Special Events are classified as events drawing more than 50 people total or events that close a City street. A non-refundable application-processing fee of $150 must accompany the application. Applications must be submitted at least 30 days (60 days for events over 1000 participants) in advance of event date.
  • Minor Event Application (PDF) - Minor Special Events are classified as events drawing 50 people or less that do not close any streets. A non-refundable application-processing fee of $100 must accompany the application. Applications must be submitted at least 30 days in advance of event date.
  • Expressive Activity Event (PDF) - Expressive Activity Events are activities conducted for the sole purpose of the dissemination or communication of opinions, views and ideas. A non-refundable application-processing fee of $100 must accompany the application (or a request for a fee waiver if the event is held in front of City Hall). Applications must be submitted at least 14 days in advance of event date.
  • Business License for Booth Sales Application (PDF) - Any person or organization, including a non-profit organization, who is selling food or merchandise at a special event must have a 1 day booth permit. Information only booths do not need a booth permit.