Father Hennepin business expo applications due May 17

The Father Hennepin Festival will be hosting the Sixth Annual Business Expo on Saturday, June 8 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. This  s a great opportunity for businesses of all sizes to showcase their products. The Business Expo will take place right on West River Road between Mississippi Point Park and Chandler Park, providing excellent visibility for all participants.

The fee for a 10 x 10’ location is $40 for Champlin businesses and $50 for all other businesses. All businesses must supply their own tables, chairs, tents, etc. It’s recommended that all vendors prepare for windy conditions. Please bring weights or strong tents to secure your area. All vendors may begin setting up at 9 a.m., but must have all vehicles out of the show area by 10:15 a.m.

Become a Business Expo Event Sponsor:  For $150, an event sonsor includes name/logo on printed material, two 10 foot locations, and 4 wrist bands to the Saturday night band.

Business Expo & Parade Package: Be a part of the festival parade and Expo for only $70 Champlin businesses and $80 businesses located outside of Champlin.

No food can be sold at the Business Expo; only food samples may be handed out. No power is supplied on site and generators are not allowed. Limited space is available. Entry deadline is Friday, May 17.

Businesses are encouraged to donate a door prize to rafflle off to the public. Raffle will be held at the Parks and Recreation booth at 5 p.m.

The City of Champlin has the right to prohibit any or all handouts the City deems inappropriate. There will be no refunds in the event of rain or inclement weather.

For questions, please call Andy at 763-923-7193. Cash, check or credit cards accepted. Payments can be mailed to 11955 Champlin Drive, Champlin, MN 55316, faxed to 763-421-7624 or dropped off at mailing address.