Celebrate Frederick

Celebrate Frederick: Be a Food Vendor

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Be a Food Vendor

From smoked turkey legs and venison chili, to crab cakes and chicken wings, In The Streets attracts visitors as much for its wide range of cuisine as it does for its fantastic music and activities.

With attendance reaching over 70,000, this annual street festival is a fabulous opportunity to bring your unique menu items to the Frederick community!

Food Vendor Participation Requirements

  • Completed Application
  • Vendor Registration Fee
  • Signed Hold Harmless Agreement
  • Sales Tax Number or Social Security Number
  • Proof of Insurance – Must list The City of Frederick, Celebrate Frederick and IN THE STREETS Committee as additional insured. Requirements of coverage will be $1,000,000.00 (one million dollars) product liability coverage and $1,000.000.00 (one million dollars) personal injury coverage
  • Photo identification of the individual that will be ON SITE the day of the event.
  • Temporary Food Permit from the Frederick County Health Department.
  • Photo of your booth set-up.
  • Proof of non-profit status (if applicable).

Food Vendor Fees

Booth Size   Market Street Downtown  City County Out of County
 10′ X 10′ For Profit  $50  $300  $350  $400 $450
 10′ X 10′ Non Profit  $50  $200  $250  $300 $350
 Up to 10′ X 20′ For Profit   $300  $600  $700  $800 $900
 Up to 10 ‘ X 20’ Non Profit  $150  $400  $500  $600 $700

What areas are considered Downtown Frederick?
Downtown Frederick restaurants include establishments located from East to Bentz Streets, from 7th to South Streets, and include Everedy Square restaurants.

Food Vendor Application & Selection Process

The In The Streets Committee will determine acceptance into this event. Priority is given to Market Street and Downtown Restaurants.

Applications must be received by The Office of Special Events, 121 N. Bentz Street, Frederick, MD 21701,  by Monday, June 3, 2024. After June 3rd, a $15 late fee is assessed and we will continue to accept applications as space allows. No applications are accepted after July 8, 2024.


Contact Information

For more information contact Anna Davey (Lipowitz) at 301-600-2844 or [email protected].