Office of Special Events

Information about what you need to do in order to apply for a Special Event Permit, rent the City Hall Rotunda, and other helpful information involving event planning.

Contact Info

Phone: (314) 589-6640

1200 Market Street
Room 418 City Hall

8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

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Welcome to the home page of the City of St. Louis Department of Public Safety Office of Special Events. 

Great things happen in the City of St. Louis every day!  We are ready to assist you if you're planning a major event in the City that will involve the services of several City departments.  We are currently working on finalizing ways to improve this site to better serve you, but currently you will continue to find information about what you need to do in order to rent the City Hall Rotunda or apply for a Special Event Permit for your event, such as a parade, Street Runs and Walks, Cycling Races and Rides, Festival and Street Fairs, and Outdoor Concerts.

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City Hall Rotunda Usage Information
City Hall Rotunda is available for weddings, receptions, parties, and other special events.

Event Calendar Submission
Add your community and neighborhood event to the City's Event Calendar.

Special Event Permits
Outlines process when applying for a permit to hold a large event in the City of St. Louis such as a Parade; Street, Run and/or Walk; Cycling Race or Ride; and Festival, Street Fair, Outdoor Concert.

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Plan event in a City Park

If you are planning an event in a City park, call the Parks Office at (314) 289-5344 to learn if the date and time is available at that location.

Plan event on Archgrounds

If you are planning an event on the grounds of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, call the National Park Service, Park Permits Office, (314) 655-1613.

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Phone: (314) 589-6640

8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

1200 Market Street , Room 418 City Hall
St. Louis, Missouri 63103

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