Advertising
• How can I advertise my event?
Events can be advertised on a space available basis on www.visitfred.com and on the billboard located at the intersection of Blue and Gray Parkway and William Street. The Banner Request Form can be found here.

• Can I hang a banner up at Maury Park fence at the corner of Kenmore and William Street?
This location is reserved for city sponsored events only.

• Can I hang up signs or posters advertising my event?
It is illegal to post signs on utility poles or to place any signs in the City right-of-way. Pennants, streamers, persons holding signs, or other attention getting devices are also prohibited. If you would like your event information posted in a park kiosk at Hurkamp Park or Riverfront Park, please contact the Dorothy Hart Community Center at 540-372-1086 ext. 0.

• Who can I contact if I have questions regarding banners?
For more information, and space availability call the Department of Economic Development and Tourism at 540-372-1216.

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1. Do I need a Special Event Application?
2. Do I need a Block Party Permit?
3. Film Permit
4. Expression of Speech Events
5. What fees might be incurred for my special event?
6. City Parks and Trails
7. Trash and Recycling
8. Street and/or Parking Lot Closures
9. Maps
10. Events with over 1,000 Estimated Guests
11. Events with over 2,000 Estimated Guests
12. Tents and Canopies
13. Moon Bounce, Inflatable Amusement Devices, Climbing Walls, and Stages
14. Food and Vendors
15. Alcohol
16. Generators
17. Charging Admission
18. Advertising
19. Security
20. Insurance
21. No Parking Signs and Barricades
22. Restrooms
23. Equipment Rental