The City of Bowling Green and the Downtown SID are announcing the opening of a Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area (DORA) on Thursday, July 30, 2020. A DORA is a designated public area where alcoholic beverages can be purchased from permitted establishments and consumed outside within the district.
The DORA will serve to enhance the experiences of the patrons of the business establishments and the special events within the Downtown Bowling Green area. It provides options for those visiting Bowling Green and positions the community as a vibrant destination for entertainment, culture, and activity. Safety and cleanliness are priorities of the Bowling Green DORA proposal.
The DORA shall be in effect annually from the Friday prior to Memorial Day weekend until the end of the day on the Monday of Labor Day Weekend.
Monday—Thursday: 4:00PM – 10:00PM*
Friday—Sunday: 11:00AM – 10:00PM*
*Last sales shall occur no later than 9:30PM & all cups must be disposed of by 10:00PM.
CURRENT APPROVED DORA PERMIT HOLDERS
Bar 149 • City Tap & The Attic • Doc’s Big City Saloon • SamB's Restaurant
The Clay Pot (formally Naslada Bistro) • Trotter's Tavern