Hosting Special Events in Andover

In Andover, a Special Event is defined as any significant activity that occurs upon public or private property that affects the ordinary use of parks, fields, buildings, public streets, right-of-way or sidewalks. Special events may include festivals, fairs, concerts, running or bicycle races, charity events, home or garden shows, neighborhood block parties, sporting events, carnivals, etc.

Please review the event guidelines below and complete the special event application form. Please note that block parties have a separate application. 
Applications can be emailed to  or mailed to Town Manager’s Office, 36 Bartlet Street, Andover, MA 01810.

If you have any questions, please contact the Town Manager's Office at or by phone at (978) 623-8210