We are excited to have Unbound Gravel in downtown Emporia! 

For launch times, please visit: unboundgravel.com

The finish line celebration will take place 11 am - midnight in downtown Emporia. Beer Garden opens at noon (must be 21 or older to drink). This year we have several businesses participating in our Common Consumption area. This means you can purchase a beer, cider, seltzer at one of the participating bars and carry it outside to the event. Participating Bars include:

Bourbon Cowboy

Main Street Axe Co.

627 Event Space

Mulready's Pub

Emporia Granada Theatre

Radius Brewing Company


Vendor Information:

There is currently a waitlist for vendors. Please contact Emporia Main Street to inquire at 620-340-6430.

Set up will be determined  by your placement. We will have a staggered set up time starting at either 6am or 7:15 am. All vendors must be set up by 8:30 am. There will be NO cars allowed on the street till the event is over at midnight.

We are currently working with the Unbound team on vendor layouts. Vendors will be place along the finish chute.

All items at your booth must be family friendly- no weapons or products that would be deemed culturally insensitive.

Vendors may not sell any type of alcohol

Each vendor is responsible for all their own display tables, racks, etc.

We DO ALLOW multiple Direct Sales vendors.

The only vehicles allowed on the street once event begins are food trucks.

If you have a trailer attached to a vehicle, the vehicle must be parked off of Commercial Street.

Fence panels CAN NOT be moved until the conclusion of the event.

Any Vendors with Jump/Bouncy Houses must provide a liability waiver and list  Emporia Main Street and the City of Emporia as additional insured.

No loud generators or generators that produce fumes.

All food vendors must agree to take rider tokens for food and drinks. Vendors will be reimbursed by Emporia Main Street at the end of the event (instructions will be provided).

NO REFUNDS for cancellations.

All Vendors must report sales to the State of Kansas.

Please note that electricity is available on a first come, first serve basis. Electrical is for a basic plug in ( single 110 GFI) - if you are needing to plug in more than a Square or phone charger, please contact the Emporia Main Street office at 620-340-6430.

All Vendors are subject to pay sales tax with the Kansas Department of Revenue. Documents for reposting taxes can be found below.

Tax Tips for Vendors

Food Flow Chart

Retailers Sales Tax Form



  • Emporia Main Street
  • Poppin Squeeze- Limeades & Kettle Corn
  • Angel Franco- Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs
  • Cheri Blue- Tumblers
  • Connor Moylan- Ice Cream
  • Wok Hei Noodle House- Asian Stir Fry
  • Jovita's Tacos Mexican Food
  • General North- Handmade Lemonade's
  • Honey Creek BBQ
  • Ken n Barbies Rollin Diner
  • Lazy Butt BBQ
  • Life Church Emporia
  • Kona Ice
  • Premier Shaved Ice IIc
  • State Farm- Kid Friendly Station
  • St. Catherine's - Tacos and Tamales
  • Kansas Snack Shack- Carnival Foods
  • Ks Snack Shack Grillin and Chillin- Turkey Legs & Grill Menu
  • Traci's Shaved Ice
  • The Wagon Wheel - Smoked Baked Potatoes
  • Mis Antojitos
  • Face Painting
  • All Things Good - Philly Cheesesteaks, Burgers, and more
  • Gaby's Aguas Locas
  • Tacos Always Con Todo
  • Ibarra's Tacos
  • 3D Photo Booth
  • Delicias Frutix
  • Conchis Cusine
  • Veronica Benitez - Pupusas
  • Grab n Go Hot Dogs

Beer Vendors

  • Bourbon Cowboy
  • Main Street Axe Company
  • 627 Event Space
  • Mulready's Pub
  • Emporia Granada Theatre
  • Radius