To increase public use and enjoyment of the Arcata Plaza, the City Council has approved the sale of food and wares on the Plaza, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. Anyone wishing to sell food or goods on the Arcata Plaza must have a current business license, insurance and a valid Plaza Vending Permit. Permits are valid for 90 days. For more information consult the Plaza Vending Program Guidelines handout. Please allow up to 30 days for the application process.