Downtown Fresno is a great place to host an event. We have many venues and plenty of resources. During construction, Fulton Mall/Street is not available for events, but we have many other locations throughout downtown that will be suitable for your event. Contact our office at email@example.com for more information.
As you plan your event, please make sure that you have received all of the proper permits and permissions. Links to many of the forms and permit applications you will need are below:
City of Fresno Special Events Application & contact information for events on City of Fresno property
Food Vendor Requirements Information for events that serve food
Fresno County Community Event Food Organizer Application To be completed by the event organizer
Fresno County Health Department Food Vendor Permit Application To be completed by each and every vendor serving food
ABC Liquor License Permit Application Most events serving alcohol will require ABC 221 form
Certificate of Insurance Required for all events
City of Fresno Parking Information Includes information on rates, hours and locations of City lots and garages
Courthouse Park Contact Fresno County directly for events at Courthouse Park
Fresno PD Notify the Fresno Police Department before an event
Downtown Fresno Calendar of Events Check the calendar for availability and to see what other events will be competing for attendees
Fulton Mall Map An easy-to-use map to help you plan your event on Fulton Mall
Mariposa Plaza Map An easy-to-use map to help you plan your event at Mariposa Plaza
Before your event, you will be required to talk to the nearby businesses to let them know about the event. Your event may be disrupting their business operations so it is important to offer them this courtesy. We also strongly encourage you to invite local businesses to participate in your event.
Have a fun and safe event!