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Mayor John Cooper Announces Public Health Order 10

8/7/2020
Chris Song

Prohibits open consumption, possession, and late-night to-go sales of alcoholic beverages in Downtown, Midtown areas

Mayor John Cooper today announced Order 10 from the Metro Public Health Department, which takes effect Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. CDT.

Within the geographic areas in Nashville depicted on the attached maps covering Downtown and Midtown, Order 10 prohibits:

  • the open consumption or possession in an open container of any alcoholic beverage outside of permitted establishments;
  • any sale of alcohol by a restaurant except when sold for consumption on premises or for off-premises delivery;
  • any sale of alcohol by a limited service or restaurant or bar except when sold for off-premises delivery; and
  • all curbside and to-go sales of alcoholic beverages.

Health Director Emergency Order 10