Last updated on: 8/12/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

NEW: 42 States That Allow Underage (under 21) Alcohol Consumption

NEW: 42 States That Allow Underage (under 21) Alcohol Consumption – Underage drinking is allowed in 29 states if done on private premises with parental consent, 30 states if for religious purposes, and 13 states if for educational purposes. See our state by state guide on seven exceptions to the minimum legal drinking age of 21.