DORA - Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area

Take advantage of Barberton's new outdoor drinking district.

The creation of a Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area serves as an economic tool to attract patrons to downtown Barberton and highlight the area as a destination for dining and entertainment.

DORA Rules,  regulations  and maps.

Hours of Operation: Thursday: Noon-10:00pm Friday: Noon-10:00pm Saturday: Noon-10:00pm

Regulations: 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! 

Qualified Permit Holders

Al's Quality Market Barberton  

Liedertafel Barberton VFW Post 1066

Block 7 Bar & Grill

El Tule Mexican Bar & Grill

Fehr's Corner Café

First Hungarian Benefit Society 

Green Diamond Grille & Pub 

Ignite Brewery

M&M Tap House

The Pregame Tavern


DORA Boundaries

DORA Boundaries

  • DORA Map 1

DORA Trash Receptacles

DORA Trash Receptacles


Application To Barberton City Council - Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area

Barberton DORA Ordinance - 98-2022