3-9-26: HAPPY HOURS PROHIBITED:
   A.   Schedule Of Prices: All retail licensees shall maintain a schedule of the prices charged for all drinks of alcoholic liquor to be served and consumed on the licensed premises or in any room or part thereof. Whenever a hotel or multi-use establishment which holds a valid retailer's license operates on its premises more than one (1) establishment at which drinks of alcoholic liquor are sold at retail, the hotel or multi-use establishment shall maintain at each such establishment a separate schedule of the prices charged for such drinks at that establishment.
   B.   Acts Prohibited: No retail licensee or employee or agent of such licensee shall:
      1.   Serve two (2) or more drinks of alcoholic liquor at one (1) time to one (1) person for consumption by that one (1) person, except selling or delivering wine by the bottle or carafe;
      2.   Sell, offer to sell or serve to any person an unlimited number of drinks of alcoholic liquor during any set period of time for a fixed price, except at private functions not open to the general public;
      3.   Sell, offer to sell or serve any drink of alcoholic liquor to any person on any one (1) date at a reduced price other than that charged other purchasers of drinks on that day where such reduced price is a promotion to encourage consumption of alcoholic liquor, except as authorized in division C.7. of this section;
      4.   Increase the volume of alcoholic liquor contained in a drink, or the size of a drink of alcoholic liquor, without increasing proportionately the price regularly charged for the drink on that day;
      5.   Encourage or permit, on the licensed premises, any game or contest which involves drinking alcoholic liquor or the awarding of drinks of alcoholic liquor as prizes for such game or contest on the licensed premises; or
      6.   Advertise or promote in any way, whether on or off the licensed premises, any of the practices prohibited under divisions B.1. through B.5. of this section.
   C.   Acts Permitted: Nothing in division B. of this section shall be construed to prohibit a licensee from:
      1.   Offering free food or entertainment at any time;
      2.   Including drinks of alcoholic liquor as part of a meal package;
      3.   Including drinks of alcoholic liquor as part of a hotel package;
      4.   Negotiating drinks of alcoholic liquor as part of a contract between a hotel or multi-use establishment and another group for the holding of any function, meeting, convention or trade show;
      5.   Providing room service to persons renting rooms at a hotel;
      6.   Selling pitchers (or the equivalent, including, but not limited to, buckets), carafes or bottles of alcoholic liquor which are customarily sold in such manner and delivered to two (2) or more persons at one (1) time; or
      7.   Increasing prices of drinks of alcoholic liquor in lieu of, in whole or in part, a cover charge to offset the cost of special entertainment not regularly scheduled.
   D.   Free Tastings: Free tastings are prohibited for all classes of liquor licenses except classes A and B. Free tastings may only be given by premises with a class A or B liquor license for advertising purposes with the prior approval of the local liquor control commissioner. Requests for approval of a free tasting shall be submitted in writing to the local liquor control commissioner, with a copy to the town clerk, a minimum of five (5) business days before the scheduled event. Requests for approval for multiple free tastings may be made in a single request; however, no free tasting may be held without the express approval of the local liquor control commissioner. 
(Ord. 2007-15, 4-23-2007, eff. 5-4-2007; amd. Ord. 2019-16, 8-26-2019, eff. 9-13-2019)