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Food Vendor Application for Henrico County Properties

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Thank you for your interest in being a food vendor at Henrico County Recreation and Parks events and other county properties. An approved application is required to sell food on park or county property. Once your application is submitted and approved you will be able to be considered for events. Consideration is based upon a professional display, uniqueness, quality product, and conducting business in a professional manner. Only a limited number of food vendors will be approved for each event based on the needs of that event.


Henrico County Health Department
The Henrico County Health Department requires vendors to carry a Temporary Food service Permit or Mobile Food Unit Permit. These permits can be obtained from the Henrico County Health Department, (804) 501-4529. Please be advised that the Health Department will inspect your setup at each event.

Henrico County Division of Fire
Please review the requirements provided by the Office of the Fire Marshall checklist here.

Henrico County Department of Finance
A business license is required to sell items on park property. Please visit the Henrico County Department of Finance page for an application.

Henrico County Recreation and Parks
It is a requirement that food vendors provide a certificate of insurance (COI) for at least $1,000,000 per occurrence and the COI must name Henrico County as certificate holder and additionally insured. The COI will be collected prior to the event. Please see additional insurance information here.

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    Provide a clear photo of your setup.
    Are you able to serve a limited menu for busy events? (yes/no)(Required)
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      Provide a copy of full menu with prices, highlighting any specialty items.
      Current opportunities for food vendors are listed below. Check the box next to events you are interested in. Only a limited number of vendors will be accepted for each event. Event selection does NOT GUARANTEE a spot.
      I would like to be contacted for any events on an as-needed basis(Required)
      I understand that this application must be approved by the Special Events team(Required)
      I can provide insurance and all valid permits per request.(Required)
      I understand that this application is for special events at Henrico parks only(Required)
      For a vendor spot outside of special events, please fill out an event permit application. Apply For a Park Event Permit

      Contact Us

      Recreation and Parks

      Physical Address
      6800 Staples Mill Road
      Henrico, VA 23228

      (804) 501-7275
      Inclement Weather Hotline
      (804) 501-5132

      [email protected]

      Mailing Address
      P. O. Box 90775
      Henrico, VA 23273-0775

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