2019 Seasonal Food Truck, Activities, and Fitness Concessions

SPR looks for unique and interesting business colloborations that promote and enhance parks through a shared commitment to healthy people, healthy environment and strong communities.  Opportunities vary, with some sites appropriate for carts, food trucks, and other self-contained businesses such as boot camps or outdoor classes. Most locations do not have storage or electricity available.  Small businesses, and Women and/or Minority Businesses (WMBE) are encouraged to submit proposals.

The 2019 Seasonal Concession Request for Proposal (RFP) is closed.  The 2019 deadline for proposal submissions was March 8, 2019.  

  • In May 2019, this website will be updated to show which parks, if any, are still available for vending opportunities.   

Current Opportunities (as of March 11, 2019)

  • Activity Permits for Fitness/Outdoor Education groups who wish to operate their business in a City of Seattle park are accepted on a rolling basis.  Click here for more information. 

How Do I Apply? 

Applications can be downloaded by selecting the links below, or can be picked up in person at the address noted on the sidebar. You may request a packet be mailed to you. Please note that the RFP for seasonal food/non-food/Waterfront vending closed on March 8, 2019. Applications may be submitted however they will not be reviewed until the 2019 RFP review and selection process is complete. 

Please read through the FAQs below for information about operating your business in a City of Seattle Park.

Useful Links:

Activity Permits for Fitness/Outdoor Education 

Use this application if you are operating a business in the park such as a fitness group (i.e. boot camp, yoga, running training class) or outdoor education class and your park based business does not collect money on park property and operates 10 hours or less/week.  We accept applications on a rolling basis.