Kingsport Outdoor Dining Enhancement Mini Grant Application

    The Kingsport Chamber and Downtown Kingsport Association recognize the challenges faced by restaurants during the COVID-19 pandemic. Recognizing that outdoor dining has become critical during this time, we are offering mini-grants of up to approximately $5,000 to restaurants and food/beverage businesses located within the city limits of Kingsport, TN. These one-time grants funds are to assist with costs to establish, enhance or expand outdoor dining in 2021.

    Examples of Eligible Equipment Purchases: Tables, chairs, umbrellas, heaters, tents, greenhouse/igloo installations, patio enclosure panels, lighting, electrical, etc.

    Questions regarding the application should be directed Stephanie Hernandez, Kingsport Chamber member events director, at (423) 392-8805 or shernandez@kingsportchamber.org.

    Complete applications must include:  application form, W-9 (name must match name on application) and Kingsport business license. Click here for a blank W-9 Form. 

    Click here to apply.