Get A Spot at Open Streets!

Open Streets is a unique opportunity for your organization or business to connect with your neighbors and community directly on the street! Any business, organization, performer or other entity can get a spot on the street at Open Streets to sell, promote, engage or entertain.

Sign up for a spot on the street or as an event sponsor today!

 

There are three types of Open Streets participation:

ProgrammerArtists, musicians, performers or anyone else providing free entertainment or activities for the public can get a free spot as an Open Streets programmer.

Mini-sponsorBusinesses in the area, nonprofits, political campaigns and food trucks can get a spot on the street to sell or promote as an Open Streets mini-sponsor.

Sponsor: Anyone can get a spot on the street at any Open Streets event and receive amazing promotional benefits by becoming an Open Streets sponsor.

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The signup form will walk you through everything you need to know, including permitting details which are also available on the permit page.

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Everything you need to know about your spot on the street:

Sign up: Register for your spot on the street by completing the signup form on this page. Participation type eligibility is determined by your entity type and activities. See the chart above.

Payment: Prices vary by your entity type and activities. See chart above. Payment instructions are provided upon completion of signup form. You may pay by credit card, check, PayPal and cash.

Food: Food and drink distribution requires providing an accepted food license type or submitting a Short Term Food Permit Application.Details provided in the signup form and on the permit page.

Sales: Selling anything requires submitting a Operator Certificate of Compliance (ST19) form. Details provided in the signup form and on the permit page.

Location: Your exact spot on the street location will be emailed to you two weeks prior to each event. You may request a specific location in the signup form. We will do our best to honor this request.

Materials: Open Streets does not provide any materials. You may bring a 10’x10’ tent, tables, chairs, games or other non-dangerous moveable materials.

Set up: Beginning at 9:00 a.m., materials may be staged on the boulevard or in a parking lane. Police close the street to motor vehicle traffic at 11:00 a.m. All motor vehicles must be off the street by 11:00 a.m. Once the police have closed your section of the street you may move your materials into the street. No materials may be placed within 10 feet of the center of the street.

During the event: No motor vehicles are allowed on the street. Bathrooms, water, food and fun can be found throughout the event. Open Streets staff and volunteers will be on hand to answer any questions.

Teardown: Police open the street to motor vehicle traffic at 5:00 p.m. All materials must be removed from the street by 5:00 p.m. Materials may be temporarily staged on the boulevard or in a parking lane until they are picked up.

The signup form will walk you through everything you need to know, including permitting details which are also available on the permit page.