Weekends are looking a lot brighter for many bars and nightclubs in North Carolina thanks to the governor’s most recent executive order.
Executive Order 195 included many changes such as allowing on-site alcohol sales until 11 p.m. and allowing a 30% capacity limit for certain venues such as bars, lounges and nightclubs.
For Members Only Tasting Room and Social owner Kimberly Wilkinson, she says the newest Executive Order was well worth the wait.
“The whole time during the pandemic I’ve been super optimistic that we would get back to some normalcy but to actually see it rolling out, it’s exciting,” Wilkinson said.
During the pandemic, she and her staff have found ways to pivot and still keep business booming.