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2017 Nationals Baseball Vending Lottery

2017 Nationals Baseball Vending Lottery

Lottery Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017

The lottery for the Nationals Baseball Vending locations for the 2017 season will occur on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. at DCRA, 1100 4th Street, SW, E-200, Washington D.C. 20024. Registration will occur from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. in the Business License Center, 1100 4th Street, SW, 2nd Floor, Washington, DC 20024. Any vendor participating in the lottery must complete registration by 6:30 p.m. in order to be entered into the lottery. Vendors must appear in-person to participate. Mobile Vendors are not eligible to participate.

All Sidewalk Vendors wishing to participate in the 2017 Nationals Baseball Lottery must attend this lottery in-person and bring the following:
  • Vending Employee Identification Badge (Owners) - Vending License must be active
  • Clean Hands Certificate - Obtain a Clean Hands Certificate from the DC Office of Tax and Revenue
DCRA will assign 14 sidewalk vending locations near the Nationals Baseball Stadium for the 2017 baseball season (March 2017 - November 2017). This lottery will have seven runs which will assign the 14 sidewalk locations for:
  • March/April 2017
  • May 2017
  • June 2017
  • July 2017
  • August 2017
  • September 2017
  • October/November 2017

The 14 sidewalk vending locations to be assigned are:

  • 9 spaces - West Side of Half Street, SE
  • 3 spaces - North Side of N Street, SE
  • 2 spaces - East Side of 1st Street, SE

Payment ($125 per assigned month) is due by close of business on the 28th day of the month prior. Failure to make timely payment will result in reassignment of locations. Vendors receiving more than one assignment may pay in advance.

For more information about the 2017 Nationals Baseball Vending Lottery, contact the Vending Division, vending@dc.gov, (202) 442-4321 or (202) 442-4549.