Manheim’s 1st Thursdays provide an opportunity for your business to reach potential customers from both inside and outside the Manheim area, while contributing to the health of the community via these ongoing celebrations. In order to be listed as a 1st Thursday participating business, you must:
If you’re not a Chamber member, we would still love to have you participate in the event—however you will not be listed as a participating business. Consider becoming a member today! Per Manheim Borough ordinance, any business conducting sidewalk activities during 1st Thursdays must clear that activity with the organization running the event (Manheim Area Chamber of Commerce).
Are you a business outside of the downtown area that would like to participate in 1st Thursdays? You have three options:
We are excited to have outside vendors and food trucks participate in 1st Thursdays. The application supplied below outlines all regulations and requirements for being approved as a vendor. Please note that all food truck opportunities have been filled for the 2022 season.Street Vendor Application
We are looking for musicians to perform outdoors in downtown Manheim during 1st Thursdays. If you are interested in performing, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include a description of your performance style, an overview of your setup, and how much you would charge.
Events like 1st Thursdays are made possible by the generous contributions of local businesses. Below are the sponsorship options. Contact email@example.com for details.
Are you an individual who wants to invest in your local community? From setup tasks to trash pickup, we can use your help. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you a 1st Thursday participating business? Please share your participation on social media and feel free to use any of the images below. Are you an individual who loves Manheim? 1st Thursdays are a great opportunity to come together as a community—so again, please share! Be sure to include the hashtag #1stThursdays and include a link to this website—1stThursdays.com.