New York City's
Oldest & Best Known
We're Mort & Ray Productions and our specialty is events. For 40 years, we've been involved with over 1100 of New York's top events. These have included the Annual 52nd Street Jazz Festival with celebrities like Tony Bennett and Wynton Marsalis; the Feast of San Gennaro; the 20th and 25th Anniversary of Earth Day; the 1986 Public Celebration for the Statue of Liberty and the 1992 Columbus Quincentennial; the Annual Christmas In Little Italy with Robert De Niro, the Annual Chinese New Year Celebration and the 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in front of New York City Center.
In addition we produce competitive eating competitions, auctions, art exhibits, the Annual Elaine Malbin and Mario Lanza Vocal Competitions, Open Mic Opera Nights at the Enrico Caruso Room in Little Italy as well as musical and cabaret events.
Whether you're a vendor or a sponsor -
Our events are for you!
For additional information, call us at 212-764-6330
1) New York State and City law require vendors to be licensed and to collect sales tax. You are required to have a Sales Tax Certificate of Authority issued by the New York State Department of Taxation & Finance. You can call 800-698-2909 or 518-485-2889 for information. You can apply online: www.nys-permits.org. Please allow 2-3 weeks for processing.
2) Merchandise Vendors, once you have obtained your NYS Sales Tax Card, you can then register with Mort & Ray Productions and sign up for our Festivals.
3)Two weeks before the first Festival you sign up for, we will give you an official letter to take to the NYC Department of Consumer Affairs (42 Broadway) so you can get your NYC Department of Consumer Affairs Street Fair Permit ($10 fee per month).
4)Food Vendors must have a Food Handlers Certificate from the NYC Department of Health by signing up to take the Food Handlers Course. Call 212-487-4104 (or 311 if you are in New York City ) to find out when the course is given.
5) Food Vendors who have a NYS Sales Tax Card and a NYC Department of Health Food Handlers Certificate can then register with Mort & Ray Productions and sign up for our Festivals.
6)Three weeks before each Festival you sign up for, we will give you an official letter to take to the NYC Department of Health (42 Broadway) so you can get your Temporary Food Establishment Permit.
MORT & RAY PRODUCTIONS
1674 Broadway, Suite 401, New York, New York 10019
Tel: 212-764-6330, Fax: 212-944-0469,