Sale of beer, wine, and liquor for consumption on the premises.
The managers of all taverns must be registered with the local and state licensing authorities whether a principal to the licensee manages the licensed premises or someone else manages the premises.
Seven days a week between 7:00 a.m. and 2:00 a.m.
Multiple ownership is legal with the following classes of liquor licenses:
A 500 foot distance restriction from public and parochial schools, colleges, universities, and seminaries applies to new tavern applications.
State - $550.00 fee made payable to Colorado Department of Revenue + Liquor License Fees + Manager Registration Fees
State - $650.00 fee for Concurrent Review + Liquor License Fees + Manager Registration Fees
State - $550.00 fee for Transfer of Ownership + Liquor License Fees + Manager Registration Fees
City - $1,000.00 + other fees assigned at time of application
Colorado Bureau of Investigations Fingerprinting: $38.50 per person for anyone that owns at least 10% of the business entity.
License fees will be calculated at the time the application is submitted to the City.
See documents required for a liquor license application.
Manager Registration Form. A manager cannot be listed on more than one Tavern or Hotel and Restaurant liquor license.
Individual History Form for Manager
Manager - Complete set of Fingerprints mailed to Colorado Bureau of Investigations (CBI)
Additional documents may be required for this class of license. Check with the Department of Excise and Licenses for specific requirements.
Inspections and paperwork can take longer than you expect. Plan extra time to get your license.