Event Vendor Information

 -A layout of the event is provided to all accepted vendors 1-2 weeks before the event.  We try to accommodate as many location requests as possible. However, any issues with location in the festival footprint must be addressed before the event.

-All food vendors must provide the necessary health department certification.  Food vendors are invited to participate in our events, however, if you’d like to be considered, please send along information regarding your menu and business to our Events Coordinator.

-All vendors must be prepared to be inspected by the City of Manassas Fire Marshal and must comply with any requests made by the Fire Marshal.

If you are a crafter or artisan, and you do not have liability insurance, please complete this waiver.

Those who meet the qualifications and are interested in applying to participate in one of our events in 2017 can find the necessary information below as it becomes available. All applications will be up no later than February 2017.

Historic Manassas Bridal Show – March 12, 2016
Explore the endless possibilities of services available in Manassas for your dream wedding at the 3rd Annual Historic Manassas Bridal Show.
2017 Bridal Show Application

Live Well Festival (formerly Spring Cleaning Day)- April 22, 2017

An Earth Day celebration attracting approximately 4,000 local residents and families dedicated to and concerned with recycling and the environment. There are also non-profit “drop offs” for used household items/clothing, document shredding, electronics/cell phone recycling, environmental info booths, earth-friendly arts & crafts, Farmers Market, sidewalk sale, and many informational demonstrations.
2017 Live Well Application

Much Ado About Art- May 5-7, 2017

The first multi-day festival of it’s kind in Manassas, the 2017 Much Ado About Art Festival will incorporate Spring Gallery Walk into a 3 day event. Explore the art that is beginning to become a staple piece of our downtown.
Much Ado About Art Information
Much Ado About Art Application

Heritage Railway Festival – June 3, 2017

A family celebration of Manassas’ rich railway history, attracting over 30,000 people. Model railroad displays, Virginia Railway Express excursions, vendors of railroad history and memorabilia, live professional and local entertainment, rides, games, and activities.
Railway Application 2017
Attraction Vendor Application 2017

Manassas Jazz Festival – June 18, 2017 (rain date June 25, 2017)

Attracting over 3,000 discerning adults, an intimate afternoon featuring headline jazz artists, tasting and purchasing wines from award winning Virginia wine artisans, local craft breweries, upscale food concessions and more.
Manassas Jazz Application 2017

Celebrate America – July 4, 2017
An all-American party attracting over 100,000 people from Manassas and surrounding cities and counties. Features the largest firework display in Northern Virginia, live entertainment, rides, carnival food, games, and showcases of local talent.
2017 Attraction Vendor Application
2017 Food Vendor Application
2017 Non-Profit Application

Bands, Brews, and Barbecue Festival – September 9, 2017 (rain date September 17, 2017)
A fun afternoon spent sampling craft beers from a 250 mile radius of Manassas! Enjoy some of Northern Virginia’s best barbecue as you enjoy live music on the Manassas Museum Lawn!
2017 Bands, Brews, & BBQ Application Packet
2017 Brewery Application
2017 Distillery Application

Fall Jubilee – October 7, 2017 (rain date October 14, 2017)
Enjoy a day of family fun with crafter and community booths, live music and entertainment, and more!
Fall Jubilee 2017 Application
2017 Attraction Vendor Application

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