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City of Winter Haven

500 3rd Street NW Winter Haven FL 33881



Special Event Application

Type of Application (Check all that apply):

Will your Parade involve a Post-Race Celebration?

Event Name

Event Start Date:

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Event End Date:

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Contact Information


    Organization Type:

    Event Description

    Is This A New Event?

    Event Location:

    Does Event Use Fireworks?

    Is This A Public Event?

    Is Admission Charged?

    Will You Be Taking Donations?

    Is This A Charity Event?

    Event Setup

    Event Setup Date and Start Time:

    Date Picker

    Event Start Date and Time:

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    Event End Date and Time:

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    Upload Event Information File(s)

    Click Here to Upload

    Event Breakdown/Disbanding Schedule

    When will all event elements be removed and streets/sidewalks or government property open to vehicles and pedestrians?

    Event Breakdown / Disbanding Date and Time:

    Date Picker

    Street Closure

    Are you having street closures?

    Will you need barricades?

    Will you need cones?

    Food and Beverages

    Is Food Served?

    Is Food Prepared?

    How Is Food Prepared?

    Will Any Type of Alcohol Be Served, Including Beer?

    Will There Be Sales, Service, or Consumption of Alcohol in Public at the Event

    Will Beer Be Served?

    Will Wine Be Served?

    Will Liquor Be Served?

    How Is Alcohol Served?

    Entertainment, Stages, and Tents

    Live Entertainment:

    Will you be bringing a stage of any kind?

    Does Stage Have A Canopy?

    Will you be renting the City's stage?

    Number Of Tents Larger Than 10'x10'

    *Notice: Tents larger than 10'x10' will need a permit. Please click here for Application for Tent Permit.

    Event Logistics

    Will you need access to power?

    Will you be renting the City's special event trailer? (100 chairs/20 tables)

    Will you be bring inflatables?

    *Notice: If you are bringing inflatables, you must provide power.

    Waste Management Plan