Country Time Lemonade is offering to pay fines for any kid who gets a ridiculous lemonade stand fine this Summer. Yes, kids are actually getting fined for not having the proper permits.

A statement from Country Time asks “Why would anyone stop kids who are trying to build strong work habits, have fun and become young entrepreneurs?” The reality is, they are being shut down because of old, arcane and very real permit laws.”

Country Time Lemonade is taking a, stand...and offering to pay fines for kids who get ticketed and fined this Summer. says they'll pay fines up to $300!

To find out more or to file a claim, head over to

It's absurd that this is even happening, and I sure am glad Country Time is stepping up to shine a light on this foolishness. I hope this act of good sense and kindness sparks a big spike in sales for them, and for kids with lemonade stands.


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