Despite Facebook Rumors, Agency Liquor Stores Not Closing

March 30, 2020

We are aware of posts on social media saying that the state of Montana is planning to close all agency liquor stores.

This is not true. All agency liquor stores remain open, and all are permitted to remain open under Gov. Bullock’s March 26 order to close non-essential businesses.

We will continue to post any changes to the Department of Revenue’s alcoholic beverage rules and policies on this site.

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