Event bonfires

A bonfire is a large but controlled outdoor fire, intended as part of a celebration. We require a special event permit for bonfires.

A bonfire:

  • Is a large but controlled outdoor fire, intended as part of a celebration
  • Requires a Special Event Permit

Open flames or candles indoors require an Operational Permit.

You must comply with Chapter 1341 of the Minnesota State Building Code for:

  • Accessibility
  • Parking
  • Seating
  • Signage
  • Ingress and egress for people with disabilities

Read Chapter 1341 of the Minnesota State Building Code

Apply for a Special Event Permit

 

Request accessible format

If you need help with this information, please email 311, or call 311 or 612-673-3000.

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Contact us

Inspections Services

Permits and code information

Jim Huntzicker, Brad Schmoll and Paul Meyers

 

 

Phone

James Huntzicker
612-201-2624

Brad Schmoll
612-673-3273

Paul Meyers
612-673-3772

Address

Inspections Services / Code Construction Services
Public Service Building
505 4th Ave. S., Room 510A
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Business Licenses & Consumer Services

Community Planning & Economic Development

Phone

612-673-2080

Fax

612-673-3399

Address

Public Service Building 
505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 220
Minneapolis, MN 55415