Request for Bids for Mobile Food, Beverage Vending and Equipment Rentals at Sandy Hook

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The National Park Service (NPS) is requesting bids to lease designated areas in the Sandy Hook unit of Gateway National Recreation Area in connection with the sale of food, beverage, and/or convenience items, non-motorized watercraft, and beach equipment rentals. Site tours are available upon request. Please email if you'd like a site tour or if you have questions.

The initial deadline for bids is Monday, May 9 at 1 p.m., but the NPS may accept bids until all sites available under the Request for Bid (RFB) are leased.

Bids must be submitted electronically to by May 9, 2022 at 1 p.m. The subject line should include the following: BID – Sandy Hook Mobile Operations RFB. Bid submissions will not have been deemed received until NPS issues a written response confirming submission. Telephonic bids, faxes, and other means of transmittal will not be considered.

Here is the link for the RFB:
Sandy Hook Request for Bids Leasing Opportunity for Mobile Food/Beverage Vending, and Equipment Rentals

Here are the links for all required documents and attachments:
Exhibit A- Bid Sheet
Exhibit B Form 10-352
Exhibit B Form 10-353
Exhibit B Form 10-354
Exhibit C Form 10-355
Exhibit D Sample Lease
Exhibit E Site Location Maps

Last updated: April 7, 2022

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