Grove City Town Center Designated Outdoor Area (Dora) & How It Works
Patrons age 21 and older may purchase and enjoy an alcoholic beverage from a liquor-permitted establishment; then sip, stroll, shop, and explore within Dora boundaries of Grove City’s historic Town Center.
Request a DORA-designated cup before you leave a liquor-permitted establishment with alcohol.
Only beverages in Dora cups are permitted and exempt from Grove City’s open-container laws. No cans or bottles are permitted within DORA.
2 pm to midnight, daily
Excluded during these events:
Boo Off Broadway
Christmas Celebration and Parade
Purchase an alcoholic drink in a specially marked DORA cup at a DORA-designated establishment.
Take a Dora drink into an establishment that does not have a liquor license. A business owner/operator who does not permit DORA drinks will display such signage.
Bring your own alcoholic beverages into the Town Center.
Walk around with an alcoholic drink not in a designated Dora cup (no cans or glasses permitted).
Take a beverage purchased from one liquor-permitted Dora establishment, into another liquor-permitted establishment. You must dispose of your previously purchased Dora cup/beverage before entering another liquor-permitted establishment.
Where To Purchase DORA Beverages
Current DORA-authorized establishments include:
Grove City Brewing Co.
Hop Yard 62
Plank’s on Broadway
Plum Run Winery
Town Center Pub
The map (PDF) designates the boundaries of the DORA (perimeter signs in place) and the liquor-permitted Dora establishments.