2022 Blue Plum Festival Hours Friday June 3rd, 4pm-10pm Saturday June 4th, 11 am-10pm
Blue Plum Festival is an outdoor festival and will proceed rain or shine. Exhibitors are responsible for their own protection from the elements. All tents must be secured in case of wind. Staking into the ground is not permitted in Founders Park. No wooden structures are allowed.
All booths shall be ready for business one hour prior to festival hours and remain open until at least 5 pm both days. Be prepared to stay late as past years have shown very good traffic in the evening hours. Failure to adhere to operation hours without committee approval will result in an immediate warning and possible exclusion from future festivals.
For the safety of attendees, staff and private property, absolutely no exhibitor vehicles will be allowed in the festival footprint between 10 am on Friday June 3th and 11:59 pm Saturday June 4th.
There is no reserved vendor parking lot, and illegal parking can result in towing. A parking map will be provided with your confirmation packet.
All exhibitor activity must be conducted within the assigned space ONLY. Sidewalks must remain unobstructed at all times, per Johnson City Fire Code. Failure to comply will result in immediate warning and possible exclusion from Blue Plum Festival(s).
The exhibitor shall comply with all laws, ordinances, rules and regulations of any and all lawful authority, agency or governmental units which apply to the City of Johnson City. The exhibitor agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Blue Plum Festival, the Blue Plum Organization, the City of Johnson City, their officers, directors, representatives, employees and agents for any penalties, fines costs, expenses or damages from participating exhibitor’s failure to comply with such laws.
All committee decisions are final.
The Blue Plum Festival, the Blue Plum Organization, and the City of Johnson City, their officers, directors, representatives, employees and agents are NOT responsible for losses of any kind, whether by fire, theft, physical violence, elements of nature, or any other cause however originating. Exhibitors are responsible for their own security.
The City of Johnson City requires a temporary vendor’s license which is available only at City Hall. The cost of this permit is $50. Please contact City Hall for information regarding this permit at 423-434-6000. Do not use this number for festival information, only city vendor permits.
All vendors MUST adhere to the below tent policy. No exceptions will be made!
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