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We thank you for your interest in holding an event in our City. The City of Riviera Beach has a new special event permitting process that will streamline the existing system and improve the experience for both applicants and City staff.


Please make sure to familiarize yourself with the information on this webpage as it contains all the information you will need to apply. 


NOTE: All special events in the City must be permitted, otherwise it is in violation of City Ordinance 4161. Therefore, it is imperative that applicants read the new Special Events Policy & Procedures Manual before an application is submitted. An application must be submitted  no later than 60 days before the event date. For an expected attendee size of 500 or more  an application MUST be submitted no later than  6 months in advance.



POLICY: Read The Special Events Policy & Procedures Manual

APPLY HERE: Apply Here & Make a Payment ( A $50 Application Fee is required)

PRE-APPLY: Not sure if you need to apply for a Special Event Permit? Submit a Pre-Application here, and we will get back to you.

SPONSORSHIP: Want the City to sponsor your event?  Submit a Sponsorship Request Form hereNote: This form must be submitted at least 90 days before the event date. Your request must be approved before applying for a permit. 


Below are required documents you will have to fill and attach to the online permit application. 



Notarized Affidavit of Completeness and Accuracy (Form 05)  

Notarized Consent (Form 06) 

If Applicable:


Food Truck Safety and Outdoor Cooking Checklist

Mobile Vendor Checklist

Contact Us

Special Events Manager
Aladia Franks-Edwards
Office: (561) 845-3412