Special Event Permits are required for any temporary, outdoor, privately sponsored event open to the general public and held on public or privately owned property outside of a permanent structure or building.
Special Events do not apply to the following activities:
Any permanent place of worship, stadium, athletic field, arena, theatre, auditorium, or fairs conducted pursuant to M.S. Chapter 38.
Publicly sponsored activities hosted by the City in the local parks
Family gatherings including family reunions, graduation parties, baptisms, confirmations, weddings and the like.
Local events such as, but not limited to National Nigh-Out established through the City of North St. Paul.
A written application for a special event permit shall be completed and provided to the City not less than 30 days before the proposed event date.
Upon submission of an application for a special event permit, City Staff will review the request and advise the applicant of the need for additional information, if any. A Certificate of Insurance in the amount of $2,000,000 is required at the time of application.