Vendor Applications - HOWARD COUNTY, MARYLAND

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Vendor Applications - HOWARD COUNTY, MARYLAND


    GREENFEST 2010 thSaturday, April 17, 2010

    10:00am 4:00pm

    Howard Community College


    This year's GreenFest theme is "Greener Choices, Greener World One Person at a Time" with a target

    audience of citizens of Howard County. Citizens will learn simple steps to take at home and work to promote more ecologically sound lifestyles and save money. The event will focus on purchasing green products, ecological home cleaning and lawn care, alternative energy, water conservation and reuse, and tips for greening your everyday activities. As is our tradition, other “green” themes are also welcomed.

    Howard County Government is accepting applications for exhibitors and vendors to set up displays and share their knowledge with citizens. Preference will be given to local businesses and organizations and those promoting environmentally friendly goods and services. All applications are due by JANUARY 22, 2010.

    Applications will be reviewed and all applicants will be notified of their participation status by the end of January. Submission of the attached application does not ensure your participation in GreenFest 2010.

Please note that GreenFest will again be at Howard Community College with even more space available this

    year. Each vendor space will include one 5 foot table and two chairs (no pipe and drape or table cloth please

    provide your own if desired). Please feel free to purchase more than one space if needed. Exhibitor fees will be:

    - $25 per 5’ space for non-profits

    - $35 per 5’ space for all other entities, such as commercial businesses.

    Non-profit organizations that experience a hardship with the exhibitor fee should contact Ms. DeMarzo.

    Please consider becoming a GreenFest Sponsor! Benefits include:

    ? Your name on our brochure

    ? Your name on our welcome sign at the entrance

    ? Your name on the GreenFest website

    ? A sponsor sign at your table

    ? Your organization's name mentioned in our press releases

    GreenFest 2010 Sponsorships are $100 (independent of the exhibitor table fee).

    Space is limited to only 30 sponsors hurry and sign up today!

For more information and to submit an application, please contact:

Lindsay (Leiterman) DeMarzo

    Sustainability Projects Manager

    Howard County Government

    Office of Environmental Sustainability

    And Department of Planning and Zoning

    3430 Court House Drive

    Ellicott City, MD 21043


    Fax: 410-313-1655

     HOWARD COUNTY, MARYLAND VENDOR/EXHIBITOR APPLICATION GREENFEST 2010 th, 2010 Saturday, April 17 10:00am 4:00pm Howard Community College APPLICATION DUE: JANUARY 22, 2010

Organization Name: ____________________________________________________________________

Contact Person: _________________________________________ Phone: _______________________

Email: _______________________________________________________________________________

Mailing Address: ______________________________________________________________________

Organization Type: _____________________________________________________________________

    (e.g. non-profit, government, club, etc.)

Display Theme: _______________________________________________________________________

     (e.g. water conservation, energy, etc.)

    Please fill in appropriate column below to reserve your space:



    $25 per 5 foot space $35 per 5 foot space

    including 5 foot table and 2 including 5 foot table and

    chairs 2 chairs

    Number of Spaces Number of Spaces

    Requested Requested

    Total Cost of Exhibitor Total Cost of Exhibitor

    Space (= #spaces x $25) Space (= #spaces x $35)

    Sponsorship Sponsorship

    (additional $100) (additional $100)

    Total Cost of Exhibitor Total Cost of Exhibitor

    Space and Sponsorship Space and Sponsorship

Credit Card Number to Charge Table/Sponsor Fee (Visa or Master Card ONLY):


    Credit Card Type (Visa or MC ONLY): ________________ Credit Card Expiration Date: ________________

     (Please note: Your credit card will not be charged until you have been notified of your acceptance to display at GreenFest 2009.

    Your card will not be charged if we cannot accept your request to exhibit.)


    Please make checks payable to: Howard County Director of Finance and mail to: Howard County Government, Department of Planning and Zoning, Attn: Lindsay DeMarzo, 3430 Court House Drive, Ellicott City,MD 21043



     GREENFEST 2010 th Saturday, April 17, 2010

     10:00am 4:00pm

     Howard Community College


Additional Space Needs:

    Electrical Outlet Needed? Y or N (Vendor must supply own heavy duty extension cord.) [Note: Electric outlets are limited and are available on a first come - first serve basis]

    Giving Away Items? Y or N Please Describe: _____________________________________

    Selling Items? Y or N Please Describe: _____________________________________

    Food or Beverage

    Handout? Y or N Please Describe: _____________________________________

    Other Info (water needed nearby, free standing display next to table (include size), etc.): ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

    Please note: We will accept your request to be located next to a specified vendor but cannot guarantee your adjacent location. All displays, except motorized vehicles, will be indoors. Please indicate if requesting otherwise.

    Would you be willing to donate an earth friendly item to a raffle or door prize drawing? If so, please describe item and approximate value:

    __________________________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________________________

    Are you willing to share your contact info with citizens and other vendors at their request after the event? Please circle what you are willing to share (as listed above, if different, please specify): Name Y or N

    Address Y or N

    Email Y or N

    Phone Y or N

    Company website Y or N

    Other ___________________________________________________________________

Date of Application Submission: _______________




    Vendor/Exhibitor hereby makes application to participate in “GreenFest” (The Event) sponsored thby the Howard County Government, Office of Environmental Sustainability, on April 17, 2010.

    Vendor/Exhibitor understands and agrees to abide by all rules and regulations of Howard County Government.

    By sponsoring the event, Howard County is not insuring you or your organization for this event. You/your organization is completely responsible for damages or injuries that occur to any persons or property whatsoever as a result of your participation in the event, including but not limited to the exhibit itself. You should have adequate insurance for your participation in the event. Notwithstanding insurance maintained, Vendor/Exhibitor agrees to be financially responsible for any and all damage or injury to persons or property caused by its vehicles, property, employees, contractors, agents, or volunteers anywhere on the property, including during set-up and removal of exhibits.

    You must understand and practice sound safety procedures for your activities including proper supervision of all staff and activities and proper set up and take down of exhibits.

    Vendor/Exhibitor agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Howard County Maryland, and its officials, employees, agents, and volunteers, from and against any and all liability or claims for damages