A retail food establishment, other than a licensed mobile retail food establishment or pushcart, that is not intended to be permanent and that operates at a fixed location for a period of time of not more than fourteen (14) consecutive days in conjunction with a single event or celebration.
A temporary restaurant license is required when a restaurant plans to participate in a fair or event by way of a temporary booth.
Pursuant to city ordinance, if a restaurant is going to participate in a fundraising event for a nonprofit and all of the proceeds are being donated to the nonprofit, the fee for the license will be waived. The applicant must bring in a document that verifies the name of the nonprofit organization and verifies that all proceeds are being donated to the nonprofit.
Application Fee: No application fee is required for a temporary restaurant license.
License Fee: $100.00 plus $10.00 per day for the first five days of each event
Fees can be paid with cash, check, money order or credit card. Checks should be made payable to Manager of Finance.
Your license will be issued when the following actions are taken:
Inspections and paperwork can take longer than you expect. Plan extra time to get your license.