A Special Event License is require for all non-city special events. A special event is generally defined as any temporary event held on public or private property in a way that brings people and activity to the site that does not normally occur. Special events include, but are not limited to, fairs, carnivals, festivals, outdoor concerts, parties, filming of a movie or television show, street dances, races, walks, athletic events, or other entertainment or celebration events.
A $75 Special Event License administrative fee is required with all applications. Use of city services and personnel may increase the cost of the fee. A cash deposit may be required prior to the special event based on the anticipated and potential cost to the city. A completed Special Event License application, fee payment and insurance certificate is required to be submitted 30 days in advance of a special event.