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Temporary Licenses


Permits the sale, service, and consumption of alcohol at a public event such as banquets, weddings, picnics, bazaars, or fairs lasting between one (1) to four (4) days.

There are two classes of Temporary License:

  • Class F: Permits the sale and service of beer and wine.
  • Class G: Permits the sale and service of spirits, beer and wine.

Under a temporary license, a licensee may receive deliveries from a wholesaler up to 48 hours before an event occurring on a Saturday, Sunday or holiday. The alcoholic beverages delivered may not be consumed until the event and must be stored in a secure location.


Applicants must be at least 21 years of age.

Board Orders and Settlement Agreement terms apply and may affect eligibility.

To Apply

Applicants must submit a Temporary License Application. Applications are subject to ABC Board approval.

Valid Period and Fees

Licenses are valid for one (1) to four (4) days subject to approval.

See Fee and Renewal Schedule for details.

Direct questions to [email protected].


For questions regarding the Certificate of Clean Hands, visit the Office of Tax and Revenue or email  [email protected].