Sessions set to explain Tavern Gaming Licenses

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board, Gaming Control Board, Department of Revenue and State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement will hold three informational seminars in Western Pennsylvania to detail the new Tavern Gaming Licenses, according to Senator Elder Vogel.

Act 90 of 2013 allows the owners of most retail liquor licenses to apply for a new Tavern Gaming License when the application becomes available on Jan. 27. The license allows owners to offer tavern raffles for a charitable or public purpose, pull-tab games and tavern daily drawings.

The regional informational session include:

  • Tuesday, Jan. 21 — Double Tree by Hilton Pittsburgh – Green Tree, 500 Mansfield Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15205.
  • Wednesday, Jan. 22 — Bayfront Convention Center 1 Sassafras Pier Erie, PA 16507
  • Thursday, Jan. 23 — Blair County Convention Center 1 Convention Center Dr. Altoona, PA 16602

The seminars will begin at 1 p.m. and are intended for taverns interested in Tavern Gaming Licenses only. Those interested in participating should register in advance at Anyone with questions regarding the informational sessions is encouraged to call (717) 783-8250.


Joe Weidner
(724) 774-0444


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