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The City of Loveland’s Downtown Outdoor Refreshment Area went into effect April 11, 2019. The DORA allows for the designation of an area where visitors are permitted to purchase alcoholic beverages from a qualified liquor permit holder within the DORA boundaries and walk around outside.

When is the DORA in effect?

As of May 9, 2020, the city’s DORA is in effect seven days a week from Noon until 11 p.m.

Can I bring my own alcoholic beverage, pour it into a DORA cup, and walk around in the DORA?

No, only drinks purchased from qualified businesses within the DORA are allowed. No cans, glass bottles, or outside drinks are permitted within the boundaries.

What types of alcoholic beverage can I have in my DORA cup?

Beer, wine and liquor are allowable beverages to be consumed in designated DORA cups. Drinks must be purchased from a participating business.

Can I walk anywhere with my DORA cup?

Patrons can enjoy their beverage within the designated DORA Boundaries.

Can I take my DORA cup back inside the establishment where it was purchased?

Only empty DORA cups can be taken into DORA establishments. All beverages must be consumed prior to entering.

How do I know what businesses I can go into with my DORA drink?

Businesses serving DORA beverages will have this sticker decal displayed:
DORA Sticker