Sunday Off-Sale on Easter, April 1st

Many off-sale members have inquired if they may be open on Easter Sunday which is April 1, 2018. The answer is yes, there is no Sunday restriction for Easter. The only holiday with an off-sale restriction in state statue 340A.504 is Christmas, December 25th.

The same Sunday hours of 11am – 6pm applies to Easter Sunday.

MN Statute 340A.504 Subd. 4.Intoxicating liquor; off-sale.

(a) No sale of intoxicating liquor may be made by an off-sale licensee:

(1) on Sundays, except between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.;
(2) before 8:00 a.m. or after 10:00 p.m. on Monday through Saturday;
(3) on Thanksgiving Day;
(4) on Christmas Day, December 25; or
(5) after 8:00 p.m. on Christmas Eve, December 24.