Become a Summer Nights Vendor

Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, Summer Nights Events are postponed, dates TBA. If it is cancelled, any vendor fees will be refunded. We will notify you.

To register as a vendor use our online registration form.
Please be sure to review the requirements on this page first.


Barbara Tanner
(530) 265-8634

2020 Dates

  • Wednesdays,
    July 15, 22, & 29
    6:00 – 9:30 p.m.


  • Craft Vendors – $275
    All items handmade by the vendor.
  • Merchant Vendors – $150 (Must be Chamber member)
    All items mass-produced and/or imported, including pre-packaged food.
  • Food Vendors – $300 (Must be Chamber member)
    All food vendors must apply before June 8th or a County fine will be added to your amount due.
    Before registering all food vendors must have a Temporary Food Facilities permit from the Nevada County Environmental Health Department. To apply download and return the TFF Application Nevada County 2020 to the county.
  • Non-Profits – $120
    May hand out informational materials. Prohibited from making sales. Fee is no longer refundable. (When filling in the application, enter 123456789 in the resale# field to complete the form)

Deadline for applications is June 15th.

Booth Regulations

  • 10×10 space.
  • Food Vendor vans/booths on wheels (when permitted by chamber officials) must pay an additional out-of-compliance-size fee.

Vendor Requirements

  • Participate in all three events.
  • Insurance. The Nevada City Chamber of Commerce and the City of Nevada City must be named as additionally insured on your insurance policy. A certificate must be submitted to the Chamber no later than 10 days before the event.
  • Resale license. This is required to complete the online registration. For more information on acquiring a resale license see Be aware that it can take two weeks from submitting your application to receive your license.
  • All food vendors are required to have a Temporary Facility Permit – TFF Application Nevada County 2020. This is required to complete the online registration.
  • Take your trash with you after each event.


Prior to July 1st, your fee, minus $25 for processing, will be returned. After July 1st, no refunds will be granted.

Downtown Restaurants may request a reserved street location prior to June 1st. Restaurants outside the downtown area will be assigned a Food Court location.

Register and pay online