Possession and Consumption of Alcoholic Beverages at Special Events
(Click to read Chapter 22, Article II Park Rules...Sec. 22-32)
In summary, the possession and consumption of alcoholic beverages is only permitted during an event, activity, and/or rental at the following locations and requires approval by the City in advance:
- Quakertown Park
- Denton Civic Center
- North Lakes Park, excluding North Lakes Rec Center and North Lakes Annex
The sale of alcoholic beverages on City owned-property requires approval by the Parks, Recreation, and Beautification Board and City Council.
Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC)
Event organizers must comply with requirements set forth by the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission
(TABC). Please contact Beth Gray at (940) 349-2877 with questions regarding alcohol at special events:
Insurance Requirements, in addition to Commercial General Liability Insurance
Special event organizers who request to sell or serve alcoholic beverages or otherwise make it available to the public, on City-owned property, must provide Liquor Liability (Dramshop) Insurance or Host Liquor Liability coverage by the alcoholic beverage license/permit holder, in an amount of not less than $1,000,000 per occurrence.