Fireworks Festival


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City of Middletown Fireworks Festival | Saturday, July 2, 2022, with a rain date of Sunday, July 3rd. Read the full press Release here: Press Release, March 9, 2022

Food Vendor Information

2022 Fireworks Festival Vendor Application & Guidelines

Date: Saturday, July 2, 2022 | Rain Date: Sunday, July, 3, 2022 

Time: 5-10 p.m. | Location: Harbor Park, Middletown, CT 

There will be designated space provided for food trucks and booths to approved vendors and/or organizations. All booth and food truck placement assignments must be self-contained and meet all public health and safety requirements. Please submit required documents to the Health & Police Departments no later than May 31, 2022. 

 Vendors need to complete paperwork and receive permits from these two departments. 

1. Middletown Police Department: 

  • Indicate your business name and which event you are participating in (4th of July Fireworks Festival).
  • Provide a copy of photo ID or driver’s license for each worker in your booth or food truck that will be handling money. 
  • A $5.00 background check fee is charged for each worker in your booth or food truck that will be handling money. Make check payable to Middletown Police Department.
  • Provide a copy of your businesses Sales & Use Permit issued by the State of CT, or your nonprofit paperwork (501c3 status). 
  • Contact and deliver all required materials to the Middletown Police Department Attention: Records, 222 Main St. Middletown, CT 06457, ATTN: Records Email: 

2. Health Department : 

  • Temporary event/special event food service application contact the following:
  • Contact the Middletown Health Dept., 245 deKoven Dr., Middletown, CT 06457 
  • Email Jennifer Sparks at (860) 638-4974

3. Fireworks Festival Vendor Form 

  • You can access the vendor application by visiting this link for online submission. Please complete the application and deliver with payment to City of Middletown Arts & Culture Office, Rm. B-11, Municipal Building, 245 deKoven Dr., Middletown, CT 06457. Please note: The deadline for this application and payment is May 31, 2022. Location assignments are only given upon receipt of this application, fee and approvals from Health and Police Department.
  • VENDOR APPLICATION (open link)

Deadline for submitting documents to Health and Police Departments no later than May 31, 2022.