Vendors, Thank you for your interest in vending with us during Homecoming!
On Saturday, October 14, 2017, the mighty Trojans of Virginia State University (VSU) will host Bowie State University at Rogers Stadium located in Petersburg, Va. for the VSU Homecoming Game. As one of the scheduled events, VSU will host its annual Vendors’ Bazaar starting on Friday, October 13, 2017, from noon until 6 p.m. and Saturday, October 14, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. We invite you to participate in one of the largest events in the Tri-Cities yielding more than 30,000 attendees over the course of two days.
Vending will occur on the band’s practice field located next to Daniel Gymnasium (see the campus map), and space is assigned based on the order applications are received. Adhering to your assigned location is required. The set-up time for vending is 9:00-11:45a on 10/13 and 6:00-8:45a on 10/14. Vendors will be allowed to set up during these hours only.
Food vendors must submit a Temporary Food Event Permit given by the Chesterfield Environmental Health Office and pay an additional $40 fee to Chesterfield County. The vendor application, the appropriate vendor fee and, if applicable, a copy of the Temporary Food Permit are due by 5 p.m. on Friday, October 6, 2017. No vendor applications/fees will be accepted after this date.
Food vendors may contact Mr. Dennis O'Connor at the address below:
Environmental Health Specialist
200 Highland Avenue
Colonial Heights, Virginia 23834
All confirmed vendors will receive a parking pass to display in their vehicle (two vehicle limit) and their assigned space.
For full details, dates, etc. please download the vendor information document/application.