Food Vendor Forms

Idaho® Potato Drop

Once you hit submit on the signup form you will be redirected to a new page to pay your vendor fees to complete your sign up for Idaho®️ Potato Drop 2024-2025 Food Vendor

Apply for the 2025 Idaho® Potato Drop

  • If you do not have a current Eating & Drinking license, please learn more and apply here (applications are processed at Boise City Hall).
  • If you are not regularly licensed through the Central District Health (or reciprocal agency such as Southwest District Health), find more information about the Temporary Food Establishment by clicking here.
  • Temporary Event Food Establishment License Application is found by clicking here.
  • If you do not have a valid Idaho Sales Tax ID you must file for a temporary seller’s permit.
    Information about temporary seller’s permits can be found here.
  • Complete your Idaho Sales Tax Declaration ST-124
  • Temporary Event ID #1412169728

PARTICIPANTS need to do the following:

  1. Go to and under “Sellers and Promoters” click “Register as a Temporary Seller or Promoter.”
  2. Choose “Seller WITH Event ID” > “Next”
  3. Choose “I am going to an event” > “Next”
  4. Enter the Event ID > “Next” (#1412169728)
  5. Enter your Seller Information > “Next”
  6. Choose Purpose: “I am not making taxable sales,” “I have a regular permit” or “I need a temporary permit.” > “Next”
  7. Review your entry > “Submit”
  8. Check your email account for further instructions or attached Temporary Sellers Permit (if applicable).

YES, all participants need to register but NO, Regular Sales & Use Tax holders do NOT need a Temp Permit.


More information is available on our website at

Keep Boise Beautiful

Special events draw large crowds that can produce a lot of waste so it is important that our streets, parks and communities stay clean! For resources and helpful information to improve waste diversion and reduction, visit

City Guidelines to Reduce Waste