For those interested in selling their own individually created photography, jewelry, sculptures, sketches, and crafts, please refer to the below and attached information regarding how to obtain an Artist Vendor license within the City of Miami Beach.
Vendor Certification FAQ’s
How much does a Vendor Application cost? There is a $15.00 application fee.
Where do I pay for and file my Application? At the City of Miami Beach's Customer Service Clerk (1755 Meridian Ave, 1st Floor), Miami Beach, FL 33139, working hours are Monday-Friday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM, excluding holidays.
When is the next Vendor Certification Session? Sessions are held on the third Thursday of every month at 10:00 AM on the 5th Floor of 1755 Meridian. Please arrive on time, and ensure that you bring all required items listed on the “Street Vendor Review Form”. No artist vendor will be seen after 11:00 AM on these designated days.
What do I need to bring to the Vendor Certification Session? Please complete the “Application for Certificate Street Artist or Craftsperson” file and bring it to your session. Also, please ensure that you bring all required items listed on the “Street Vendor Review Form”.
What is the “Lottery”? The Lottery is an opportunity to enter a drawing and “win” one of the top 48 locations to vend on Miami Beach.
Where do I apply for the “Lottery”? At the Finance Department (1755 Meridian Ave, 1st Floor)
Is there a fee to enter the “Lottery”? Yes, and there is a separate application that must be filed with the Finance Department (1755 Meridian Ave, 1st Floor)
When is the next “Lottery” drawing? Drawings for the Lottery take place every 3 months. Please inquire with the Finance Department (1755 Meridian Ave, 1st Floor) for further details.