SITE REQUIREMENTS & FEES:Participation Fees for Open Flame/Onsite Cooking: $72 (10x20 footprint or equivalent)
Participation Fees for Farmer Vendors, Pre-packaged/Cottage Products ONLY*: $72 (10x10 footprint or equivalent)
Refundable Security Deposit: $250 (Applicable for open flame or onsite cooking vendors only)
All vendors are required to secure and show proof of a temporary food service permit issued by the Cincinnati Health Dept. in order to participate. Details and information on securing a temporary service permits are included below. For tented booth vendors, the site venue does not permit any staking into the ground- all tents and equipment must be secured via weights/water barrels. Equipment may be provided by the vendor, or may be rented through festival organizers for additional fees. When cooking on grill or with open flame, vendors MUST provide mats or tarps to protect granite and grass surfaces from grease or spillage. Washington Park is an exclusive Coca-Cola products venue ONLY. If vendors wish to sell beverages, they must be Coca-Cola products, including water. Vendors may purchase beverages through Washington Park Rentals at a discounted price.
*For Farmer Vendors or those wishing to sell pre-cooked or pre-packaged products ONLY, a temporary food service permit need not be obtained.
Please use the following link or contact the Food Safety Unit of the City Health Department via: (513) 564-1751 or 564-1753. Permit Application Here (please click link OR highlight/copy and paste into a new browser page): http://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/health/assets/File/temp%20APP%202017%202018%20changes%20(2).pdf