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If no, contact the Police Department at 276-403-5304 to discuss crowd control and policing issues.
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If yes, submit your Special Event Request and Questionnaire (PDF) to the City Manager's office:55 W Church StreetRoom 216Martinsville, VA 24112Phone: 276-403-5182
If no, please make sure that you are compliant with any other permitting or inspection requirements that are detailed in further questions.
If yes, provide a copy of the insurance certificate to the City Manager's office at:55 W Church StreetRoom 216Martinsville, VA 24112
If no, obtain the necessary insurance coverage for the event and submit an insurance certificate as required.
If no, contact the Fire Marshal at 276-403-5200 to discuss fire and rescue issues.
If yes, contact the Sheriff at 276-403-5151 to discuss parade escort assistance.
If yes, contact Public Works at 276-403-5154 to discuss closures and times.
If no, contact Public Works at 276-403-5154 for requirements.
If yes, contact the Utility Billing Department for temporary electric and water service at:55 W Church StreetRoom 103Martinsville, VA 24112Phone: 276-403-5146
If yes, contact Inspections at 276-403-5173, or visit their office for any necessary permits and requirements. Their office is located at:55 W. Church StreetRoom 215Martinsville, VA 24112
If yes, contact Inspections to ensure that each device has been properly inspected and necessary permits have been obtained. They can be called at 276-403-5173, or visited at:55 W. Church StreetRoom 215Martinsville, VA 24112
If yes, contact the Zoning Office for sign code compliance. They can be called at 276-403-5380, or visited at:55 W Church StreetRoom 215Martinsville, VA 24112
If yes, contact the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) or Roanoke Regional Office at:2943 D Peters Creek RoadRoanoke, VA 24019Phone: 540-562-3604
Once state licensing is received contact the City of Martinsville Commissioner of the Revenue to obtain your local ABC license. They can be called at 276-403-5131, or visited at:55 W Church StreetRoom 101Martinsville, VA 24112
If yes, contact Henry/Martinsville Health Department:295 Commonwealth BlvdP.O. Box 1032Martinsville, VA 24114Phone: 276-638-2311Fax: 276-638-3537
Each food vendor must contact the Health Department and either obtain a permit to operate a temporary food establishment or prove that you qualify as being exempt from the requirements of the Food Regulations. Download Application for Temporary Restaurant Permit (PDF). Find more Health Department information regarding food safety or food regulations.
After contacting the Health Department, each food vendor must register with the City of Martinsville Commissioner of the Revenue for City of Martinsville Meals Tax Collection. Download the Meals Tax Registration Form (PDF) and submit it at55 W. Church StreetRoom 101Martinsville, VA 24112Phone: 276-403-5131
Food trucks/trailers must have a current fire inspection. Please contact the Martinsville Fire Marshal at 276-403-5200 10 days prior to the event to verify the current inspection.
If yes, contact the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Division of Dairy Foods:210 Church Avenue SWRoanoke, VA 24011Phone: 540-562-3641Fax: 540-857-7582
Each vendor offering these items must comply with proper production techniques for safely processing foods and properly label all items offered. Some home-processed products may not be allowed. Find more Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services information regarding food safety.
If yes, you must register for a Virginia sales tax number by downloading and filing Form R-1 (PDF) from the Virginia Department of Taxation to collect, report and remit the sales tax. Instructions (PDF) for State Business Registration Form.
If yes, contact the Martinsville City Manager's office for permit requirements at 276-403-5182.
If not, contact the Disability Rights and Resource Center at 276-226-1696 for information about how to make your event accessible or about questions pertaining to the Americans with Disability Act (ADA).
If yes, congratulations! you have completed all the permitting and licensing requirements to hold a safe and successful special event in the City of Martinsville! Please provide a list of vendors (XLSX) participating in your event, 5 days prior to the event, to the Commissioner of the Revenue office:Martinsville Municipal Building55 W Church StreetRoom 101Martinsville, VA 24112
If no, contact any necessary departments to start the permitting and inspection process with their office. When this is complete, proceed to the Commissioner of the Revenue office for final permitting and licensing requirements.