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 2018 can find the necessary information below as it becomes available. All applications will be up no later than February 2018.

Live Well Festival – April 21, 2018

A festival focused around healthy living for the entire family! Featuring a 5k race, Strongman Competition, Vendors, Cooking Demos, Paper Shredding Truck, and  more!

2018 Live Well Festival Applications:
CRAFT VENDOR
FOOD VENDOR
INDEPENDENT CONSULTANT
NON-PROFIT
ON-SITE SPONSOR

Much Ado About Art – May 4-6, 2018

A three day, multi-art festival featuring numerous genres of art displayed throughout Historic Downtown Manassas; including juried art competitions, live music, performances, and unique interactive displays.

2018 Much Ado About Art Applications:
Art & Artisans Exhibitor

Heritage Railway Festival – June 2, 2018

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.

2018 Heritage Railway Festival Applications:
CRAFT VENDOR 
FOOD VENDOR 
INDEPENDENT CONSULTANT 
NON-PROFIT 
ON-SITE SPONSOR

Manassas Jazz Festival – June 16, 2018 (rain date June 23, 2018)

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.

2018 Manassas Jazz Festival Applications:
CRAFT VENDOR
FOOD VENDOR
GOURMET FOOD VENDOR
INDEPENDENT CONSULTANT
ON-SITE SPONSOR
WINERY

Celebrate America – July 4, 2018

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.

2018 Celebrate America Applications:
ATTRACTION VENDOR

FOOD VENDOR 
INDEPENDENT CONSULTANT 
NON-PROFIT

Bands, Brews, and Barbecue Festival – September 8, 2018 (rain date September 15, 2018)

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!

2018 Bands, Brews & BBQ Applications:
CRAFT VENDOR
FOOD VENDOR
GOURMET FOOD VENDOR
INDEPENDENT CONSULTANT
ON-SITE SPONSOR

Fall Jubilee – October 6, 2018 (rain date October 13, 2018)

Enjoy a day of family fun with craft and community booths, live music & entertainment, and more!

2018 Fall Jubilee Applications:
*Upcoming*

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