Sip and stroll downtown – Come out to Tuscarawas and 2nd to enjoy Barberton’s Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area (DORA)!
Dora Permit Application

Visit Barberton’s New Outdoor Drinking District!


Order your adult beverage of choice from a participating location in a DORA cup.


Drink responsibly within the designated area & times.


Dispose your single-use cup in a trash receptacle within DORA.

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Hours of Operation

Thursday: Noon-10:00pm
Friday: Noon-10:00pm
Saturday: Noon-10:00pm

Permit Holders

  • Al’s Quality Market Barberton
  • The Barberton Liedertafel
  • Barberton VFW Post 1066
  • Block 7 Bar & Grill
  • El Tule Mexican Bar & Grill
  • Corner Café
  • Green Diamond Grille & Pub
  • Ignite Brewing Company
  • M&M Tap House
  • The Pregame Tavern

DORA Boundaries

Visit Barberton's New Outdoor Drinking District

Additional days and extended times for special events may be established by the Mayor, Chief of Police and the Director of Public Safety with the concurrence by a vote of City Council. Request for extended times for special events must be proposed at-least ninety (90) days prior to the event to ensure proper approval and planning.

Except as provided in the DORA statute, all State of Ohio and City of Barberton laws regarding public intoxication, impaired driving, and open containers apply to areas both inside and outside of the DORA boundaries. Failure to comply with the rules as stated is a crime!

Please drink responsibly!

Plastic cup showing the Barberton logo and below says "DORA - Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area"

Come hang out!

See what downtown Barberton has to offer – enjoy a day or night out with some of your favorite people at our shops, food & drink spots, theaters and more!

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