DORA – Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area

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The City of Massillon is Proud to Kick Off our Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area!

DORA is a useful tool for economic development in Massillon, serving as a great way to invite folks to our historic downtown to patronize and support our local businesses.


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Rules & Regulations


Monday - Friday: 4:00pm - 12:00am

Saturday - Sunday: 12:00pm - 12:00am

Except as provided in the DORA statute, all State of Ohio and City of Massillon 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!


  • Krackpots Comedy Club
  • Hideaway Lounge
  • Smitty's Steak & Ale
  • Massillon Museum
  • Buffalo Wild Wings
  • Kozmo's Grille
  • Rocknes
  • Paradigm Shift Brewing
  • Ed & Bert's Smokehouse
  • Downtownhecks Tap Room
  • Sangria Stand
  • Margarita's Mexican Grill
  • Alibi
  • Benders Food & Spirit
  • Fraternal Order of Oriole's Nest #270
  • Smiley's Italian Restaurant
  • Print Bar
  • Chloe's Diner
  • Village Tavern
  • Rohr's Wine Room