Vendors

Food & Non-Food Vendors

Food and non-food vendors at 4thFest operate both July 3 and 4 at S.T. Morrison Park in Coralville.

Minimum Vendor Hours 


  • Food Vendors: July 3 from 3:00 pm-9:00 pm, and July 4 from Noon-9:00 pm
  • Non-Food Vendors: July 3 from 4:00 pm-9:00 pm, and July 4 from Noon-9:00 pm

Apply for Vending


To apply for vending, please fill out the forms completely and return the required forms, with the applicable fee, to the address listed on the forms. Vendors will not be able to participate in 4thFest without all of these items. Forms will not be available after the deadline.


Food Vendors Non-Food Vendors
2017 Food Vendor Application 2017 Non-Food Vendor Application
Certificate of Liability Insurance* Certificate of Liability Insurance*
$300 Food Vendor Fee $75 Non-Food Vendor Fee
*The language for the Certificate of Liability Insurance needs to look similar to this sample (download PDF)

Deadline to Apply


All applications must be complete and received by May 31, 2017.

Mandatory Meeting


In June, one to two weeks prior to 4thFest, all food vendors or their designated representatives must attend a mandatory meeting with the Johnson County Department of Health to review all current requirements and to pay any required fees. Once a food vendor’s application is approved they will be contacted with the date of this meeting.

Who Will Be There?

Would you like to know what food and goods will be available during 4thFest? Vendors will be listed in the schedule of events beginning in June.