Access the full list of all Special Event Permits Issued by the City for upcoming events here.
- Some of these events will cause temporary road closure on the specified dates or otherwise occupy public property;
- Not all of these events are open to the public.
According to City Ordinance, a Special Event is defined as: 'Any festival, ceremony, show, demonstration, exhibition, pageant, transient amusement enterprise, outdoor temporary gathering or similar event, in or on or having substantial impact on any street, park, or other public place in the city.'
All Special Events are required to apply for a Special Event Permit through the City Solicitor's office.
The new online permit can be accessed here.
Please Note, if you plan to have alcohol at your event, you will also need to submit a Temporary ABC License Application.
Remember: If you are hosting an event and it is on any public property or requires roads to close even partially, chances are you will need a Special Event Permit.
If you have any questions, please call our Special Event Permit Specialist Liz Barlik at 859.292.2311