Can I serve alcohol at my event?

Yes, but sale is prohibited. - According to ABC guidelines, if ALL of the following criteria are met for the event, no license is needed:

  • The event is private (i.e., not open to the public and not in a public place).
  • Money is not exchanged for alcohol or otherwise.
  • The event is not held on a club or non-licensed restaurant premises.
  • Alcohol purchased for the event is NOT from a wholesaler/distributor.

Consumption of alcoholic beverages by Renter or Renter’s guests or invitees must be in accordance with Virginia law. Association assumes no responsibility for injuries to Renter or Renter’s guests and invitees as a result of the consumption of alcoholic beverages on the premises.

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1. Can I serve alcohol at my event?
2. What type of tables and chairs are provided?
3. Can someone else pay for the rental?
4. What happens if I enter before or after my contract time to set up or clean up?
5. Can I have someone else pick up/drop off the key?
6. What should I do if the rental before me left trash or items out of place?
7. Do I have to clean the center after my event?
8. What do I do with my trash?
9. What if I need to change my date or cancel my reservation?