View Current Park's Request for Proposals (RFPs)

On this page, you will find current Request for Proposals (RFPs) and Request for Qualifications (RFQs) related to the Parks and Community Services Department. To view City-wide Request for Bids (construction and public works projects), please visit our Bids & Proposal page.

Current RFPs/RFQs

RFP for Watsonville Strawberry Festival Event Infrastructure

The City of Watsonville is requesting proposals from event infrastructure professionals to provide special event equipment for the City of Watsonville’s Strawberry Festival held in Downtown Watsonville for a period of one (1) year, with the option to renew for three (3) additional one (1) year terms.  Provision of infrastructure equipment shall enhance the professional look and branding of the Festival; help to meet health and safety requirements; and contribute to positive experiences for vendors and event attendees. The required services and performance conditions are described in the Scope of Work. The set of services requested will ideally be awarded to one contractor, but may be separately awarded to multiple contractors.

Questions regarding this RFP should be submitted in writing and directed to Jessica Beebe, Recreation Supervisor, via e-mail at no later than May 5, 2023. As necessary, responses to questions will be issued via an addendum. The City of Watsonville reserves the right to reject any and all proposals. We look forward to your response to this Request for Proposals.

Request for Proposals for Watsonville Strawberry Festival Infrastructure

All proposals must be submitted by Friday, May 19 by 5:00 PM.

Proposals can be emailed to Jessica Beebe, Recreation Supervisor at


RFPs for Public Art

Please visit our Public Art page for more information and to view current Request for Proposals/Call for Artists for Public art.