A health fair is a community sponsored, public event where one or more health vendors promote and provide free goods and services to the community. Health fairs are limited to one block and one day, and cannot involve fundraising or the sale of goods or services. If you are interested in hosting a health fair, read below for more information or apply here.
When hosting a health fair, keep in mind the following:
Food giveaways require a permit from the Department of Health
No parking signs and amplified sound, such as background music, musical performances, or speaker program, require a permit from the New York Police Department
Structures such as tents, canopies, stage platforms, bleachers, or inflatables over 10 feet tall require a permit from the Department of Buildings
Vehicles greater than 55 feet in length require an over dimensional permit from the Department of Transportation
Rides and inflatable such as truck mounted rides and bounce houses require a DOB Inspection Certificate and insurance. The ride company that you hire should provide this documentation
Raffles or donations require a permit from the Human Resources Administration