Visitor Guide

Downtown Dining District – Open Container

Downtown , Rome, GA


Downtown Rome is performing a trial run of Open Container in their dining district to see how the community and visitors respond. The trail will run from August – October 2021.

Days & Times Open Container is Permitted
   – Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays
– 11 am to 11 pm

  • Open container drinks will be allowed in public area including all sidewalks, crosswalks, green spaces, & bridges within the designated areas on the above maps.
  • Drinks are not permitted in parking decks and parking lots.
  • Drinks must be purchased from a downtown business. All restaurants and bars will serve to-go adult beverages in aluminum cups provided by Ball Corp. No alternative containers will be allowed.
    Although the cups are 20 ounces, the standard drink is 16 ounces.

Open Container District Map
Open container is permitted inside the area outlined in red

Downtown Businesses to Visit While Enjoying Open Container

Please note, that businesses are private and may choose to not permit Open Container inside their businesses.


Downtown Dining District