City Permit


A special event permit is required for renting the Morgantown Marketplace Pavilion, hosting block parties or other social gatherings and parties, or using the right-of-way for parades, fairs, festivals, demonstrations, and other events as needed. A waiver of the City’s noise code is required for any events with amplified sound as part of their planned activities. The applicant must be the contact person or event organizer for the event submitted. Completed applications may be submitted in person to the Morgantown Police Department at the address above or via email at It is strongly recommended applicants contact special event staff (304-284-7522) to check on date availability prior to submitting a permit application. Application must be submitted at least 15 days prior to the event or it will be rejected.