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FOOD VENDOR APPLICATION
2019 Civil War Muster!

Everything you need to participate in this great event!
We are very proud to bring back this annual tradition unlike any other
We wouldn’t be able to do it without all of our great participants and volunteers!

Navigate to the pages that apply to you to fill out our registration forms and get started.
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Reenactors Volunteers Arts & Crafts Non Profit Food Vendors

Dates

This awesome and truly unique event is right around the corner! Don’t forget to add these dates to your calendar:

  • Saturday, August 24th: 9am-7pm
  • Sunday, August 25th: 9am-10pm

Location

Conveniently at Ella Sharp Park. Plenty of parking with easy entry/exit routes:

Ella Sharp Park
2800 Fourth St
Jackson, MI 49203

Come Visit

We’d love to see you! Tickets are available at the gate as well as right here online. Or call us for discounted group rates!

  • Food Vendor Application

  • The Jackson Civil War Society organizes the Jackson Civil War Muster, held on August 24 and 25, 2019 at Ella Sharp Park in Jackson, Michigan. We are pleased to provide you with the following information:
    1. Non-Refundable commercial fees for 2019: $750.00 per concession stand
    2. Each concession stand must have at least $500,000 in liability insurance coverage and must name the County of Jackson and Cascades Inc. as additional insured on the insurance certificate. A copy of the insurance certificate must be sent with the event fee payment or entry will be automatically denied
    3. Generators will now be allowed
    4. Concession space will be determined and allocated based on the best interest of the event as determined by the Jackson Civil War Society. Event staff will entertain no favorites in their placement of concessions! No Exceptions!
    5. This application is non-transferable. Herein named organization or business must satisfactorily pass Health Department inspection and obtain a Jackson County Health Department license on dates herein named. Application is valid on August 24 & 25, 2019 only
    6. All concessionaires must be in possession of a State of Michigan Tax License
    7. All permits must be visibly displayed
    8. To be considered for the event, please send completed application a cashier’s check or money order made payable to: Jackson Civil War Society a copy of your current insurance policy binder to: Jackson Civil War Society, P.O. Box 271 Jackson, MI 49204. Personal checks are no longer accepted
    9. Applications for entry as a food concessionaire will be on a first come first accepted basis
    10. Set-up for the weekend begins Friday, August 23, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. and need to be ready to open by 3:00 p.m. Friday afternoon. Concessionaires will not be allowed to set up before then
    11. The Jackson Civil War Society doesn’t promise any concessionaire exclusive rights regarding food or beverage sold during this event
  • (minimum of $500,000 required)
  • (Trailer, Tent, etc.)
  • Beverages may be coffee, Tea, Lemonade and/or any soft drink products
  • Make Cashier’s Check or Money Order payable to: Jackson Civil War Society. Cash is also accepted. Personal checks will not be accepted. Return Payment To: Jackson Civil War Muster P.O. Box 271 Jackson, MI 49204
  • Food Vendor Electrical Requirements Application

    1. To avoid any complications, return this form with your application
    2. Fill this form out and return it with a floor plan (layout) of the booth
    3. Below, list each piece of equipment with its individual electrical requirements (i.e.: amps, volts, watts):
We can't wait to see you!