Tryon Street Vendor Program

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Within the Central Business District of Uptown Charlotte, in partnership with Charlotte Center City Partners (CCCP), you will find a number of vendors selling anything from food to flowers, to balloons; this is known as our Tryon Street Vendor Program.

Process & Cost

If you are interested in becoming part of this program, there is a non-refundable $35.00 application fee due to Charlotte Center City Partners. If accepted into the program, the annual permit fee is $160.00.

Charlotte Center City Partners is looking to expand on the number of vendor locations along Tryon Street

For startup information, please contact Jamie Hundley with Charlotte Center City Partners at


Items that will need to be included with their application are:

  • Photo of cart/vending unit

  • Health Department Permit/Inspection report

  • Certificate of Insurance showing proof of general liability, and naming City of Charlotte as additional insured and as the Certificate Holder

  • Copy of the menu

  • For a first -time applicant, a non-refundable application fee of $35.00 is required

  • Annual Fee of $160.00