Special Event Permits

Our goal is for you to have a successful event that will contribute to the culture of our great city. Thank you for choosing the City of Redmond!

We feature unique event spaces and places to create a memorable, extraordinary event.

A large crowd watching a fireworks display in the dark


  1. Get Started
  2. Requirements
  3. Find a Venue
  4. Attend an Event

We welcome the opportunity to work with you and look forward to hosting to your upcoming event! As you plan your event, we encourage you to work with our special events team who will help you through the process from start to finish. 

Steps to get started

Applications are due 90 days prior to your event. Applications received less than 90 days are subject to increased fees.

  1. Complete your special event permit application, see the application for a complete list of required documentation.
  2. Submit your application and pay the $75 non-refundable application fee.
  3. A member of our special events team will confirm receipt of your application and verify if all documentation is included.

Your application packet will be routed to our Special Events committee for review. This process can take up to 30 days depending on the scope and scale of an event. During this process the committee may request clarification or additional documentation.