When planning a special event with Miami Beach VFW Post 3559 please follow these guidelines:
To apply for a Special Events Permit, please visitwww.eventsmiamibeach.com> Apply for a Permit > Special Events Permit. The system will re-route you to CSS, where you can create a log-in or log-in to your existing account and apply for a permit (please search for and select “Special Events up to 4 consecutive days”.
Please note the City has upgraded the Citizen Self Service authentication security. If you already have an active account and are having trouble logging in with your previous login credentials, please use the linked document for assistance.
PERMIT REQUIREMENTS (include, but are not limited to):
90 Day Deadline- prior to load in (Required documents at time of application)
CAD Site plan with total square footage usage and temporary structures with dimensions – see attached example
Run of Show/ Schedule (inclusive of load-in and load-out) – see attached example
Building requirements: Temporary structures require that you pull a CMB Building permit. Temporary structures such as risers below 30”, tents below 10X10, and generators under 5000 watts do not require a Building permit. All other structures must go for review. Please complete your Building Online Application asap. You will also need to complete an affidavit for each vendor who will provide the temporary structure to be included with your BOA. You will receive a BOA# and you must pay the $50 application fee. Building will review and generate a TS number. Please check your email regularly for updates.
***Please note that Building permits supersede Special Event Permits. Failure to obtain your Building permit will result in delay of your events permit and/or denial.***
30 Day Deadline - prior to load in
Certificate of Insurance – see attached example
Must include Liquor Liability if liquor is being sold