Will you be distributing food or drink?

A food permit is required to distribute any food or drink--including water--at Open Streets. All food permits are free. To secure your permit, send one of the below permit types to permits@ourstreetsmpls.org.

-- Short Term Food Permit Application ​(fee is waived) -- get it here.
-- Minneapolis Mobile Food Vehicle vendor​ (food truck) license number (LICXXXXX)
-- Minneapolis Limited Mobile vendor ​license ​number (LICXXXXX)
-- Minneapolis Seasonal Food Permit license ​number (LICXXXXX)
-- Proof of Cottage Food Law exemption from Minnesota Department of Agriculture
-- Proof of registration as a Product of the Farm vendor

Permits are due on May 23rd.

You are responsible for complying with the City’s guidelines for dispensing food at events. Details here. The City of Minneapolis will enforce closure and fines for unpermitted vending and food safety violations.

Questions? For food safety questions, contact the Minneapolis Health Department at 612-673-3000. For questions regarding food permitting at Open Streets, contact Nick Ray at nickray@ourstreetsmpls.org or 612-569-6227.