Part of the mission of the Mayor’s Office of Special Events is to serve as a resource to other planning special events in the City of Lancaster. Whether you are organizing a neighborhood block party or producing a large festival, we are here to help.

Resources are available to

  • Neighborhoods
  • Event Planners
  • Not-for-Profit Organizations
  • Event Volunteers
  • The City

Assistance can be provided in the following areas

  • Marketing advice and ideas
  • Permit applications and approvals for use of public space
  • Event planning
  • Connections with individuals who can assist with entertainment, vendors, logistics and financial resources
  • Access to the appropriate city offices and personnel
  • Safety issues
  • Clean-up issues
  • Traffic issues