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Welcome To Nathan Benderson Park

Vendor Information

Nathan Benderson Park hosts some of the best events in the area, if you are a vendor and want to join us at our next event we’d love to get it touch!

Vendor Opportunities

Join us for the next big event!

At Nathan Benderson Park, our carefully marketed, uniquely promoted and well-attended events provide businesses with an excellent opportunity to gain visibility and consumer awareness with both local and international audiences. 

To become a vendor, please complete our online Vendor Application. You will also be required to submit certificates of insurance prior to vending onsite. (samples and requirements below)

Important Considerations

Merchandise and food vendors will be provided with two daily parking passes at the venue. All merchandise and food (size, material, selling price, etc.) sold or distributed at events are subject to approval by The Suncoast Aquatic Nature Center Associates, Inc. (SANCA) and the Local Organization Committee.

*After we receive your application, you will receive an email notification of acceptance or reason for denial. If approved, we will send an email with an invoice for your approved events.

Once you have been approved as a vendor, please use our Tent Rental Request Form if you need to rent a tent for an event. One request per event.  Please complete at least 2 weeks prior to each event.

Vendor Insurance Requirements

Insurance must be submitted prior to the event.

Required limits for Comprehensive General Liability Insurance for Bodily Injury and Property Damage and Hired Non-Owned Auto Coverage must be at least One Million Dollars ($1,000,000.00) in single limit coverage. All certificates of insurance required by this Agreement must indicate that the insurance may not be canceled without thirty (30) days prior written notice, with 10 days for non-payment of premium.

Commercial General Liability Policy must be endorsed to include: Sarasota County Government, the Suncoast Aquatic Nature Center Associates and Regatta Organizing Committee shall all be named as additional insured’s per written agreement.

Vendor’s coverage must include a waiver of subrogation in favor of Sarasota County Government, The Suncoast Aquatic Nature Center Associates and Regatta Organizing Committee.

Certificates of insurance must be issued to the 2 following entities:
a) Sarasota County Government, Attn: Risk Management, 1660 Ringling Blvd., 3rd Floor, Sarasota, Fl., 34236 (SAMPLE)
b) Suncoast Aquatic Nature Center Associates, Inc. 5851 Nathan Benderson Circle, Sarasota, Fl., 34235 (SAMPLE)



Food Vendor

Non-Food Vendor

Suncoast International Dragon Boat Festival

Oct 26


Big Bounce America

Nov 1-3


Florida Turkey Trot

Nov 28

Sarasota Invitational

Feb 21-23



Sarasota Bradenton ITU Triathlon

Mar 14-15



USRowing Olympic Trials & World Cup Triathlon

Mar 17-21


FSRA Sculling

Apr 4-5


USRowing Olympic Trials

Apr 13-18


Sunshine State Conference (AM Only)

Apr 24


FSRA Sweeps

Apr 25-26


USRowing SE Regionals

May 7-10


Sarasota International Dragon Boat Festival

May 16


Sunshine State Games

Jun 6


USRowing Youth Nationals

June 10-14


NBP Fireworks on The Lake

July 3



Approved Catering List





Julie Clouse


Heidi Napolitano


Becky Souflis


Alyson Zildijian


Esther Williams

941-955-9856 ext.324

Jamie Barrett


Bonifacio Caro


Linda Hill or Philip Mancini

941-366-0007 ext. 227

Fredda Pohl and  Craig Pohl


Sarah Montgomery


Jillian Price

941-748-8087 ext. 210

Dana Kovar


Ashok Kumar


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