Special Event Permits

A special event is an event that takes place on public property within the city that meets any of the following conditions:
  • Attendance of more than 50 people
  • Alcohol served or sold
  • Amplified Music
  • Jump House or other entertainment attraction


  1. Submit a Special Event Permit Application at least 90 days before the event.
  2. Submit Insurance for approval (with application if possible)
  3. Pay Rental Fee (varies depending on facility).
  4. Pay Special Event Permit Fee: $254 (50-499 people); $718 (500+ people)
  5. Sign Rental Contract and Special Event Permit
Note: Additional permits and licenses may be required.


If you have questions about an occurring event, please call Morgan Hill Police Department's non-emergency number: 408.779.2101.