Short Term Vending - Vending Opportunities

Vending Opportunities


General Vending 


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Welcome to the 2017 Howard University Homecoming Vending Season! As a Homecoming vendor, you can share your product with over 75,000 students, alumni, faculty, staff, and surrounding community members that come together at our iconic Homecoming every year.

Please review the vending packet closely and feel free to email us with any questions. Vending spaces will be filled on a first come first serve basis. We look forward to having you as a vendor during the 2017 Howard University Homecoming. 

2017 Howard University Homecoming Vending Applications

  • Food Vendors (Yardfest: Oct. 20-21 and Homecoming Game: Oct. 21) 
    *All Food Vendor Spaces for Yardfest and the Homecoming Game have been filled.
  • Merchandise Vendors (Yardfest: Oct. 20-21) 
    *All Merchandise Vendor Spaces for the Homecoming Game have been filled. A limited number of merchandise vending spaces for Yardfest are still available.
  • Howard Student Vendors Only (Yardfest: Oct. 20-21) 
    *All Howard Student Vendor Spaces for Yardfest have been filled.

Credit Card Authorization Form (Please note we no longer accept American Express)


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Learn More and Apply to Become a Vendor


Athletic Vending 


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Welcome to the 2017 Bison Football Vending Season! This season we will host 4 Home Games at Greene Stadium. Vending for home games will take place on 6th Street "Bison Blvd". Food, Food Trucks, and Merchandise vendors are encouraged to apply early as space is limited. 

Athletic Vending Application  /  Credit Card Authorization Form

Vending Dates:

  • September 23: Howard vs. Bethune-Cookman at 1 p.m.
  • October 7: Howard vs. N.C. Central at 1 p.m.
  • October 21: Howard vs. Morgan State at 1 p.m. (*Homecoming Game. Special vending fees/terms apply. Use Homecoming Application to apply)
  • November 11: Howard vs. Norfolk State at 1 p.m.

Vending Fees:

  • Food Vendors: $350 
  • Merchandise Vendors: $150

Terms & Conditions:

  • Vendor spaces are filled on a first come first serve basis. Tents, tables, and chairs are not included in the vending fee Vendor is responsible for providing all necessary equipment needed for vending
  • Food vendors who do not operate from a food truck must provide an Open Flame and/or Propane Permit, whichever is applicable.  



Contact: Short Term Vending

Office Location:

2244 10th Street NW, Suite 219 
Washington, DC 20059 

*Email to schedule an appointment.