Special events require coordination between a variety of city departments and event organizers.  Whether a special event requires the use of city property or city services, proper planning is key.

Special Events

All special events require a Special Events Permit.

To apply for a Special Events Permit, please fill out the Special Events Application and return to:
Mary Kuna
Office of Community Development
35 Broad St. Suite 202
Pittston, PA 18640

Upon review and approved, the applicant will submit a $50 permit fee to receive their Special Events Permit.

Events expecting over 100 people must submit an application 120 days prior to the promotion/advertisement or commencement of the event, whichever comes first.

Events expecting less than 100 people must submit an application 60 days prior to the promotion/advertisement or commencement of the event, whichever comes first.

City and Authority Property

Various City and Authority properties require specific rental or use forms.

To use a Parking Authority Parking Lot for an event or function, the following rental policy must be completed:

City of Pittston Parking Lot Rental Policy

For use of the City’s Band Shell, please review and submit the following agreement.

Bandshell Rental Policy and Agreement

Please direct your questions to the City of Pittston Office of Community Development by calling  (570) 654-4601.