Entertainment License

Requirements


  • The License Commission only has authority to issue Entertainment (Sunday through Saturday) Licenses to a liquor licensed premise.
  • An Entertainment License is needed to conduct entertainment such as a DJ, karaoke, and/or live bands. 

Fees


Entertainment licenses are issued on an annual basis and cost $80 for 2018. 

Entertainment License Application


Entertainment License

​For non-liquor licensed premise


(other than food and beverage related)
Entertainment Licenses for Weekday and Sunday Entertainment at a non-liquor licensed premise, please use the below forms:

Application for Sunday License
Application for Sunday License Commonwealth
Application for Weekday License

Contact Us

  1. Annie Lesko
    Executive Assistant to the Mayor and License Commission
    alesko@northamptonma.gov

    Office of the Mayor 
    210 Main St., Room 12
    Northampton, MA 01060

    Ph: 413-587-1212
    Fx: 413-587-1275

Weekday Entertainment License

Weekday $10 per day
Weekday Annual $80 per year

Sunday Entertainment License

Commonwealth Sunday (1 p.m. – Midnight) $2 per day
Commonwealth Sunday (12 p.m. – Midnight) $5 per day
City of Northampton Sunday $25 per day
Commonwealth Sunday Annual (1 p.m. – Midnight) $50 per year
Commonwealth Sunday Annual (12 p.m. – Midnight) $100 per year
City of Northampton Annual $100 per year