Customers in the Great Falls area of Fairfax County have a new, convenient option to purchase spirits and Virginia wines with the opening of the latest Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority (ABC) retail store. Virginia ABC officials will host a grand opening ceremony at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 12.
“This new store means Great Falls residents no longer have to drive to Reston or the Tysons area to purchase their spirits,” said Virginia ABC Chief Executive Officer Travis Hill. “We hope to continue to offer a high level of convenience to our customers, both here and elsewhere in the commonwealth.”
is located at 9843 Georgetown Pike, in the Great Falls Center. The public is invited to the ceremony, which will include brief remarks, a ribbon cutting, photos and informal store tours.
Store hours will be 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. The store employs a store manager, assistant store manager, two lead sales associates and two sales associates. It is the 399th Virginia ABC store.
The Great Falls store measures 2,089 square feet. Store inventory will include more than 1,260 items, including 232 different brands and sizes of American whiskeys, 132 cordials, 174 vodkas and 124 tequilas.
Customers are encouraged to visit Virginia ABC’s website at http://www.abc.virginia.gov
to search for stores, determine the availability of products at any retail location and order spirits online for in-store or curbside pickup, or home delivery in select areas.
Per the Code of Virginia, ABC’s profits from in-store and online retail sales are remitted each year to the commonwealth for designated state programs and services. For fiscal year 2022, ABC contributed a total of $622.8 million ($243.6 million from retail sales) to the commonwealth.
The Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority (ABC) is a major source of revenue for the commonwealth, contributing more than $2.7 billion to the general fund in the last five years. Virginia ABC currently operates 399 state stores and provides alcohol education and prevention programs for people of all ages. Its Bureau of Law Enforcement oversees approximately 19,000 ABC licensed establishments. Now marking its 88th year, ABC remains committed to progress and innovation in carrying out its vision of bringing good spirits and excellent service to Virginia.
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