Applications Will Reopen in November 2022

Please watch this page for updates and submit your application for consideration in November 2022. Thank you for considering Boulder for your small business venture!

Mobile Vending Cart Permit Application Dates

The City of Boulder issues a limited number of mobile vending cart (MVC) permits each year to enhance the vitality of the Pearl Street Mall national historic district.

  • The application period typically begins in November/December, with notifications by the end of February.
  • Permits are valid for a one-year period, beginning April 1 and ending March 31, with options to renew for two additional one-year periods.
  • A new permit application is required thereafter.