The District has launched several innovative programs to assist alcohol licensed establishments impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19) reopen for business and to safely serve customers. They include:
- New and Expanded Outdoor Dining Seating
Allows licensees to sell and serve alcohol for on-premises consumption in newly created and expanded outdoor dining space on public and private property.
- Pop-Up Location
Allows licensees to sell alcohol for carry-out and delivery with at least one (1) prepared food item and for on-premises consumption from up to two (2) locations in DC other than their licensed premises.
There is no fee to participate in any of the relief programs. Participation is optional.