Please fill all applicable form fields as completely and accurately as possible.
You will receive a confirmation e-mail from our staff that your request was submitted.
A public event is an event open to the general public; it can be held on public or private property; it may feature
entertainment, amusements, food and beverages; it may be classified as a road race, block-party, festival,
fundraising party, or parade.
A public event in the City of Boston depending on the size and nature of the event may require a number of
permits from various departments within the City before being officially approved.
In order to assure that the City, as well as the public event applicant, has as much information as needed before
beginning the permitting process, the City requires the applicant to sit down with the public event committee
prior to the scheduling of their event.
This online application is intended as a convenience for beginning the permitting process. For more details about the entire process
to public events in the City of Boston,
read the complete requirements and guidelines.
Please provide organizer information.
If contact person is different from organizer, please provide additional contact information.
If featuring games/rides, please provide operator contact information.