​​1. Temporary Street Fair Vendor Permit : https://www1.nyc.gov/nycbusiness/description/temporary-street-fair-vendor-permit

2. NYC Multicultural Festival registration form and payment through Eventbrite.CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

​NYC Multicultural Festival Non-Food Vendor Requirements

Click the CHECKOUT button to go to the registration page.

3. For all vendors participating in the festival, the following items are required by the City and State agencies. These documents are not difficult to obtain and remember that we are here to help you every step of the way. Please email us these items no later that May 10, 2022.

5. After registration please be sure to save and print your Eventbrite ticket. You will need to show the Eventbrite ticket at the gate entrance when you enter.

​All information that is provided by Vendors/Merchants is considered  confidential and is only shared with the applicable City agencies and services that require such information.

All Vendors/Merchants will be contacted directly via email, phone or in person to fully validate your information.

All Vendors/Merchants Spot #, location, number of tables required, tent, and power requirements must be indicated on application.

You should plan on being ready to setup by 9 am or once NYPD allows access to the area.


​A.)   A Certificate of Insurance (COI) 

Commercial General Liability insurance with the following requirements:

·               At least One Million Dollars ($1,000,000.00)* per occurrence

·               At least Two Million Dollars ($2,000,000.00)* aggregate

·               Automobile Insurance (if automobiles will be used by a vendor) of One Million Dollars ($1,000,000)*combined single limit.

·               If there is a General Aggregate Limit, it needs to apply per Location, not per policy (the LOC box needs to be checked).

·               Under Description of Operations Name "the City of New York, together with its officials and employees an New York African Chorus Ensemble as Additional Insured with coverage at least as broad as the most recent edition of ISO Form CG 20 26, and the City’s limits shall be no lower than Permittee’s" Also, specify the date(s) and location(s) of the event.

·               Certificate Holder Name "NYC Department of Parks & Recreation, The Arsenal, 830 5th Ave, New York, NY 10065"

Type your paragraph here.

C)   Proof of Workers’ Compensation - There are three possible types of Worker’s Compensation, of which we only need one.

C-105.2 Certificate of Worker’s Compensation Insurance;
U-26.3 State Insurance Fund Certificate of Workers’ Compensation Insurance;
Request for Workers’ Compensation Exemption (Form CE-200) which can be requested online via the following link.

Once completed online, print the form, and sign and date it: http://www.wcb.ny.gov/content/ebiz/wc_db_exemptions/requestExemptionOverview.jsp


Retail  Vendor

B)   A  signed/notarized Broker Certification form (A copy of this document is attached. Please have respective insurance brokers complete the form and notarize and attach to the COI) 


All vendors must have a 30-day Street Fair Vendor Permit from the Department of Consumer Affairs.
DCA 30-day Street Fair Vendor Permit
The DCA Licensing Center is located at:

42 Broadway, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10004

Phone: 311
Visit this site for the DCA 30-Day Street Fair Vendor Permit.

​​​​​​​​​​ Retail Vendors (read carefully)
Registration is now open for the largest outdoor celebration of diversity and culture in NYC.
We invite you to join us and share the beauty of your merchandise with potential customers. 

Key aspects of the registration process:

All vendors must include their vending license permit number on their application and make a payment through our

Eventbrite payment page using the CHECKOUT button above or mail your Money Order to:

NYC Multicultural Festival
c/o Joyce Adewumi
1867 Amsterdam Avenue, Unit 1C
New York, NY 10031

Price includes 10 X 10 raw space only.

Retail Vendor Registration fee per day

$115.00 (limited offer) 

*After registration please be sure to save and print your Eventbrite ticket. You will need to show the

Eventbrite ticket at the gate entrance when you enter.

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NYC Multicultural Festival Retail Vendor Registration