An Application for Permit must be filed with the Department of Parks and Recreation at
least ten (10) days in advance of the specified date of the event. Proof of Residency,
Sponsor Status and Tax Exempt Number must be provided at the time the Permit is issued.
Organizations and Corporations must provide an insurance certificate naming the City of
Miami as additionally insured. (Please call 305-416-1361 for more information).
The below Special Event Permit and link for Rules and Regulations, pertains to park events
such as birthday parties, corporate functions such as company BBQ's and family events.
Large Scale Special Events are scheduled with the City of Miami Office of Special Events/FACE,
they process the initial application. Below are the application form and Rules and Instructions
for events that are considered a large scale event such as a festival, concert series etc.
Please contact the Office of Special Events, 444 SW 2 Avenue, 8th Floor, Miami, FL 33130
or by phone (305) 416-1322.