Taste of The Middle East 2019

Centennial Center Park

 

Welcome To

- Taste of The Middle East -

We are a non-profit organization built upon the virtues of peace, love and community. We believe that working together and accepting all cultures build the foundation to our community. Taste of the Middle East is an opportunity to learn about and appreciate the Middle Eastern cultures that are so prominent in Colorado. Our mission is to bring people together with food, art, music, and dance. We invite you to join us for the 1st Annual Taste of the Middle East Festival. Come try Manooshe, Turkish Coffee Cup Reading, Henna, and delicious food from local restaurants like Marrakesh Grill. Bring your families and loved ones for a festival they will never forget.

Would you like to be a part of the festival? Click the buttons below for more information.

Where

Centennial Center Park
13050 E Peakview Ave. Centennial, CO 80111

When

Saturday August 3, 2019
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Event Information


Taste of the Middle East is committed to providing our sponsors with comprehensive benefits packages that will deliver real value to your brand and company’s strategic objectives. We invite you to partner with our team to deliver a truly unforgettable festival to our community. Custom sponsor packages are available at all price points. Please click below to become a sponsor. All sponsors must submit application 30 days prior to the event.

If you would also like to be a vendor, please submit the appropriate vendor application by clicking on the vendor tab.

Title Sponsor: ($15000+) Limited quantity. First tier logo placement in all event related printed materials and internet advertising. Special PR release announcing sponsorship. (4) Exclusive social media postings. Dominant stage banner, placement on live music stage and at all entrances. Logo on giveaway bags and T-shirts.

Platinum Sponsor: ($5000+) Logo and link on event website. Second Tier logo placement on banners, T-shirts, and giveaway bags. (3) exclusive social media postings. (1) 10x10 vendor booth.

Gold Sponsor: ($2500+) Logo and link on event website. Name on T-shirts. Name and logo on some advertising, print or internet. (1) Exclusive social media posting. (1) 10x10 vendor booth.

Silver Sponsor: ($1000+) Logo and link on event website. Name on T-Shirts. 50% off 10x10 booth rental.

Bronze Sponsor: ($500+) Logo and link on event website and some print advertising. 50% off 10x10 booth rental.

Taste of the Middle East strives to bring culture and diversity to our community. As a vendor for our festival you will be in the front lines delivering food, beverages, goods and services, thus strengthening our community while endorsing your brand. We anticipate 5000+ guests to attend the 1st Annual Taste of the Middle East Festival. To become a vendor please fill in the application below.

If you would also like to be a Sponsor, please submit the sponsor application by clicking on the sponsor tab.

What we provide:

  • 10x10 space.
  • Inclusion on the official vendor list on event website.
Vendors will be selected based on their ability to provide culturally specific food, non-alcoholic beverages, and non-food items to the public. We will limit the number of vendors with similar services/menus to ensure the presentation of a diverse offering. Taste of the Middle East Festival has sole discretion regarding which vendors are accepted for participation.


Vendors will not be allowed to serve alcoholic beverages at this event.

Please allow a minimum of 5 business days for review.

If application is reviewed and accepted, please be prepared to provide the following:

  • 50% deposit due within 5 business days of approval (non-refundable).
  • Copy of original certificate of insurance.
  • Copy of temporary retail food/sales license.
  • Final menu form.
  • Copy of high-resolution logo.
  • Fire permit form (if cooking with open flame).
All list items must be submitted 30 days prior to the event.


Final payment is due 30 days prior to the event. If payment is not made within 30 days of the event, reserved space will be revoked. Once accepted, vendors will have permission to use the name and logo for the festival for promotional and advertising purposes.

  • Submit Application (no fee).
  • 50% deposit is due within 5 business days after approval.
  • Final payment is due July 1st.
  • Food Truck Fees: $400 for (1) reserved parking space.
  • Booth fees: $400 for (1) 10x10 tent.
    • Larger booths are available upon request.
Vendors retain 100% of revenue of sales. Cleanup and removal of all equipment must be completed by 9 PM on the day of the event. Vendors are responsible for notifying of intended open flame use (this includes food trucks). Vendors are responsible for holding necessary permits and licenses to sell food and non-alcoholic beverages.

  • Submit Application (no fee).
  • 50% deposit is due within 5 business days after approval.
  • Final payment is due July 1st.
  • Booth fees: $400 for (1) 10x10 tent.
    • Larger booths are available upon request.
Vendors retain 100% of revenue of sales. Cleanup and removal of all equipment must be completed by 9 PM on the day of the event.

Taste of the Middle East would still be a dream without the support and dedication of our volunteers. To become a volunteer for our event please use the sign-up form below.

Thank you for wanting to be a part of our festival! We are looking for volunteers of all ages to help in various areas including set-up, break-down, entertainment, food and beverage, greeters, cleaning, and general information for participants. Shifts will range throughout the day. Each volunteer will receive refreshments, snacks and an event t-shirt. A representative will be available to sign off on volunteer time sheets if needed. All volunteers must submit a volunteer form to receive volunteer benefits. We look forward to getting to know you!

Sponsors

We thank you for all your generosity and support!


2nd Home
Maaliki Motors
1st Choice Dental
Care on Call Colorado
1st Choice Life Skills Academy
Integrity Family Dental
Al Tamin Insurance
Techno Rescue

Donate Now

Taste of the Middle East Festival is open to donations year-round.
All donations will go directly toward the event. We thank you for your generosity and hope to see you at the festival!

Event Notes

Come see us at the first Taste of The Middle East in Denver.

Transport

Parking

There will be no assigned parking so make sure to plan ahead. Parking is available on close-by streets (some walking involved).

Hotel & Restaurant

Food & Art

Event is free to attend but pricing varies by vendor. Cash is accepted and there will be ATMs available for your convenience.

Contact Us

Need to get in touch? Simply fill out the form below we will reply as soon as possible. Thank you!