DublinAbout the Dublin Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area

The Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area (DORA) allows patrons ages 21 and older to purchase an alcoholic beverage from an approved, liquor-permitted establishment, then sip, stroll, shop and explore within the designated boundaries.

View Maps for the DORA boundaries surrounding Historic Dublin and Bridge Street District.

DORA Guidelines

No exploring outside the DORA boundaries with your beverage.
Please note that you may not sip and scoot. Open containers are not permitted on motorized scooters.
Recycle cups before entering the next liquor establishment.
No BYOB. All beverages must be purchased at a participating establishment.
Patrons must be in the 21 or older club to participate.

When to Visit the DORA

Monday – Wednesday • 4-8 p.m.
Thursday – Friday • 4-10 p.m.
Saturday • 1-10 p.m.
Sunday • 1-8 p.m.

There may be extended hours and days outside of these times for special events with approval from Dublin City Council.

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