Many restaurants used to get this question daily: “Why don’t you list your happy hour times on your website?” The answer was—they couldn’t. This changed in 2014, when Virginia ABC received final approval on a regulations change. (View news release.) Restaurants can now publicize happy hour and the time span of their drink specials in any medium, including print and broadcast advertising, social media and online. Read more about happy hour advertising.
"Do Not Sell" stickers are easy-to-read tools to help businesses prevent sales to underage individuals. They are sent annually to every retail licensee in the Commonwealth. Request additional copies.
Submit your Mixed Beverage Annual Review (MBAR) to fulfill requirements to report food-beverage ratio.
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