Get great content like this right in your inbox. ALABAMA — A referendum signed on Thursday by the U.S. Justice Department will allow the sale of beer and wine on Sundays throughout most of Alabama’s Baldwin County, according to the Mobile (Ala.)
State Liquor Stores Hours vary – no sales before 9:00 a.m. or after 9:00 p.m. Closed Sunday. Other Private Clubs may sell seven days a week, but only on premise sales on Sunday.
Bars, bistros and restaurants with liquor licenses in Tuscaloosa can now serving alcoholic beverages at 10 in the morning on Sundays . They can continue selling it up until 10:30 at night.
Alcohol sales hours: Monday – Saturday 7 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Saturdays until 1 a.m. Sunday restrictions: Alcohol sold from 12 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Selling Alcohol Grocery and convenience stores may sell wine with under 14% alcohol. They may also sell beer under 6% alcohol. It violates the law to serve alcoholic beverages after 2 a.m. It’s a violation of Alabama alcohol laws to sell alcohol to anyone under the age of 21.
Alabama Liquor Laws
|State-Run Liquor Store Hours:|
|Monday to Saturday: 9:00am to 9:00pm||Sunday: Closed|
In Birmingham , Sunday sales are allowed starting at 10 a.m. The law had previously stipulated Sunday alcohol sales had to be delayed until noon. That changed last year, however, under a so-called “Brunch Bill” that allowed for earlier alcohol sales .
Alabama law prohibits anyone under the age of 21 from consuming, possessing, purchasing or transporting any type of alcohol. It is also illegal to use or attempt to use a fake driver’s license to obtain or attempt to obtain any kind of alcohol.
Underage consumption, purchasing or possession of alcohol The legal drinking age in Alabama for consumption of an alcoholic beverage is 21 . Purchasing , possessing or consuming alcohol prior to your 21st birthday is a first-degree misdemeanor.
Two cities in Alabama’s last completely dry county voted to legalize the sale of alcohol on Tuesday. Clay County was the last completely dry county in the state , which has several other counties that are considered “ dry ,” but have cities that allow the sale of alcohol.
In the 2019 regular legislative session, Mountain Brook and Hoover (only portion within Jefferson County ) got the go ahead to move up the time restaurants and bars there can offer alcoholic beverages on Sundays to 10 a.m. Seven local Sunday sales bills became law during the 2019 regular session.
Related: What are the most popular tours in Orange Beach ? You can buy alcohol on Sundays down there and there are liquor stores everywhere. Publix and the other grocery stores sell beer and wine, too. In AL there’s a 10% tax on ALL groceries.
Alcohol Sales Times at Walmart by State
|State||Alcohol Sales Hours||Sunday Restrictions|
|California||6 a.m. to 2 a.m.||None|
|Colorado||8 a.m. to 12 a.m.||None|
|Connecticut||8 a.m. to 10 p.m.||Alcohol can only be sold from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.|
|Delaware||9 a.m. to 1 a.m.||Alcohol can only be sold from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.|
Originally Answered: Can you buy alcohol at a self – checkout line if you show your ID to an employee? At Walmart the associate manning the self checkouts will have to come do an override, because when you scan any item with a age restriction the machine will sound an alert.
The ordinance, described by some as a brunch bill, allows local restaurants to sell alcohol beginning at 10 a.m. on Sundays instead of 1 p.m. as previously established by the commission.