Special event permit

Apply for a permit for your special event, including events with tents, exhibits, fireworks or flames.

What to know

The City charges a fee for each of the following elements of a special event:

  • Amusement buildings
  • Bonfires
  • Exhibits and trade shows
  • Fireworks
  • Liquid or gas fueled vehicle in assembly area
  • Open flames or candles
  • Temporary conditional use
  • Temporary liquid propane
  • Tents

Download Special Event Permit

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Contact us

Inspections Services Division

Regulatory Services

Phone

612-673-3000

Fax

612-673-3699

Address

Public Service Building
505 S. Fourth Ave., Room 510B
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