Maryland SoccerPlex to Serve Beer, May Host Concerts
Soon soccer fans will be able to enjoy beer and wine at their seats in the stadium at the Maryland SoccerPlex thanks to the Maryland legislature’s passage of House Bill 1076.
The bill was put forth by the Montgomery County Delegation to the Maryland House of Delegates and approved by Governor Larry Hogan on May 19. It calls for the creation of a Montgomery County sports stadium license for the sale of beer and wine on the premises during events held in a stadium which has a seating capacity of 2,000 people.
While the SoccerPlex has been selling beer during Washington Spirit games for a few seasons, those sales are limited to the Beer Garden area, and consumers of alcoholic beverages must remain in the Beer Garden while consuming their drinks.
“We have sold beer in the Beer Garden at the