Author Archives: Christy Holley

Best Bets! Top Event Picks September 18 – 24

Orlando Event Picks September 18-24, 2017

Get your mind off hurricane season for a little while by attending some of these great events! Here are our top Orlando event picks for the week. MONDAY Rooftop Zumba Monday, September 18, 6:30pm-7:30pm The Balcony Orlando $7 15th Annual Global Peace Film Festival September 18-24 Various Theaters $50-$99 for Festival Passes (Individual film tickets available) TUESDAY Rooftop Yoga Sunrise ... Read More »

Post-Irma: What’s Open and How to Help

Hurricane Irma may have passed, but many of us in Orlando and Central Florida are still picking up the pieces. Residents are still without power, trees are down, roads are flooded, and cleanup is just beginning. Despite the damage, countless local businesses stepped up to support those in need before Irma’s arrival, and continue to do so now that the ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks September 4 – 10

Think outside of the “date night box” with unique experiences like the Asylum Escape Room, Sunset at the Zoo, Foam Glow 5k & more this week in Orlando. MONDAY Asylum Escape Room Grand Opening Week Monday, September 4, Various times America’s Escape Game, I-Drive $39 and up TUESDAY Tuesday Run at Ten 10 Brewery Tuesday, September 5, 6:45-9pm Ten 10 ... Read More »

100 Orlando Cooking Classes in September and October

Where to Take a Cooking Class in Orlando

It’s hot in the kitchen, baby! Whether you’re hoping to learn some new skills, pick up some fresh ideas or just have a fun night out together, you’re bound to find something you love from our list of 93 Orlando cooking classes happening this September and October. Where to take a cooking class in Orlando: Truffles and Trifles Tapa Toro  ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks August 28 – September 3

Get ready for wine dinners, dance parties, festivals and more this week in Orlando. MONDAY The Waterfront Chef’s Dinner Monday, August 28, 7pm-10pm The Waterfront $35-$45 Unfiltered & Organic Comedy + Spoken Word Night Monday, August 28, 7pm-9pm Orlando Brewing FREE Admission TUESDAY Meet the Brewer: Johnnie Compton Tuesday, August 29, 6pm-8pm Rogue Pub FREE Admission WEDNESDAY PTK Live Taping ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks August 21 – 27

Events in Orlando - Christner's

Watch the solar eclipse with your date, enjoy a rooftop wine dinner, experience a magical evening, and more this week! Here are our picks for the top events in Orlando. MONDAY Solar Eclipse Viewing Monday, August 21, 1pm-4pm Orlando Science Center FREE Admission Check out our full list of solar eclipse viewing locations and events. TUESDAY Rooftop Yoga August Tuesday, ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks August 14 – 20

Top event picks in Orlando

Enjoy chef’s collaborative dinners, wine events, pub crawls, and more this week in Orlando! Here are our top event picks for the week. MONDAY Rooftop Zumba Monday, August 14, 8pm-9pm The Balcony Orlando $7-$10 TUESDAY Dragonfly Robata & Crooked Can Craft Beer Pairing Dinner Tuesday, August 15, 7:30-10:30pm Dragonfly Robata Grill $45 WEDNESDAY Wanderlust Wednesday Wednesday, August 16, 6pm-9pm Ivanhoe ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks August 7 – 13

Top Orlando Events This Week August 7 - 13, 2017

Enjoy Paint Nite, Chef’s Night, parties and more this week in Orlando! MONDAY Paint Nite – Love in Turquoise Moonlight Monday, August 7, 7pm Rogue Pub $45 (Hurry! Only 6 tickets left!) TUESDAY Rooftop Yoga Sunrise Session Tuesday, August 8, 7am-8am The Balcony Orlando $7-$10 Chef’s Night featuring 1921 by Norman Van Aken Tuesday, August 8, 6-9pm Second Harvest Food ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks July 31 – August 6

Orlando Events

Paint Nite, trivia night, WineART, champagne & wine dinners, and more to enjoy this week in Orlando. MONDAY Paint Nite at Lilly’s On The Lake Monday, July 31, 7pm Lilly’s On The Lake, Clermont FREE Admission TUESDAY Orlando Runners Club Tuesday Brewsday Meet-up Tuesday, August 1, 7-10pm Rogue Pub FREE Admission Nintendo Trivia Night! August 1-2 Player 1 Video Game ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks July 24 – 30

Orlando Skyline

Enjoy a wine & cheese tasting, free movie nights, a food truck takeover, and more this week in Orlando. MONDAY Open Mic Night at Will’s Pub Monday, July 24, 8pm Lil Indies FREE Admission TUESDAY Wine & Cheese Tasting Tuesday, July 25, 5pm Fleming’s $45 Rooftop Yoga Tuesday, July 25, 6:30pm-8:30pm The Balcony Orlando $7-$10 WEDNESDAY So You Think You ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks July 17 – 23

Epic double dates, wine dinners, foodie events, and more await you and your date this week in Orlando. MONDAY Anniversary Week Celebration and Special Menu July 17-22 DoveCote $52 TUESDAY Taproom Trivia at Ocean Sun Brewing Tuesday, July 18, 7-10pm Ocean Sun Brewing FREE Admission Lakeside Chamber Players: French Kiss Tuesday, July 18, 7pm Lakeside Inn, Mount Dora $15 WEDNESDAY ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks July 10 – 16

Top Orlando Events July 10-16, 2017

Lift your “spirits” with plenty of wine, cocktail, beer, vodka & bourbon events! Here are our picks for the top Orlando events to attend with your date this week. MONDAY United for a Purpose benefitting The American Heart Association Monday, July 10, 7pm Citrus Club Orlando $10-$15 An Evening with Honig Winery Monday, July 10, 7pm-10pm Blu on the avenue ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks July 3 – 9

Fireworks at the Fountain Orlando

Get ready for Independence Day celebrations, festivals, wine dinners and more this week. MONDAY Red Hot and Boom Monday, July 3, 4-11pm Cranes Roost Park FREE Admission P is for Pie Pre-Independence Day Pie Eating Contest Monday, July 3, 5pm Redlight Redlight $10 TUESDAY Florida Hospital Watermelon 5k Tuesday, July 4, 7am 251 Park Avenue South, Winter Park $33-$38 City ... Read More »

89 Orlando Cooking Classes in July and August

Orlando Cooking Classes in July and August 2017

It’s getting hot in the kitchen, baby! Whether you’re hoping to learn some new summer skills, pick up some fresh ideas or just have a fun night out together, you’re bound to find something you love from our list of 89 Orlando cooking classes happening this July and August. Where to take a cooking class in Orlando: Truffles and Trifles ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks June 26 – July 2

Top Orlando Events June 26 - July 2, 2017

Epic Double Date at Winter Park Golf Course, bioluminescent kayaking, rooftop yoga, free coffee & more this week. Here at the top Orlando events to enjoy with your date! MONDAY Audubon Park Community Market Monday, June 26, 5-9pm Audubon Park Community Market FREE Admission TUESDAY Wine Dinner featuring Wines of Craig Baker Selections at DoveCote Tuesday, June 27, 6-8:30pm DoveCote ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks June 19 – 25

orlando events

Taco Tuesday with Mayor Dyer, wine and beer dinners, festivals, and more to enjoy this week in Orlando! MONDAY Monday Curtis Earth Trivia! Monday, June 19, 6:30-9pm Bikes, Beans & Bordeaux Café FREE Admission TUESDAY Let Mayor Dyer Cook You Breakfast Tacos Tuesday, June 20, 5-5:45pm Bikes, Beans & Bordeaux Café FREE Admission A Taste of Italia – Cooking with ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks June 12 – 18

75 Free Things to Do in Orlando

Honor the Pulse victims through remembrance events, learn new skills during Chef Night, sip your way through beer dinners, and more with your date! Here are our picks for the top events in Orlando this week. MONDAY Orlando United Day Monday, June 12, 10am-7pm Various locations in Orlando FREE Admission TUESDAY Chef Night with Farm & Haus Tuesday, June 13, 6-8:30pm ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks June 5 – 11

Orlando Events June 5 - 11, 2017: Finding Nevrland

Enjoy a Broadway show, wine & art festivals, Pulse remembrance events, yoga with cats, and more with your date this week in Orlando. MONDAY Smooth Country Band Monday Nights Monday, June 5, 7-9pm Dancin’ Ballrom & Stage Arts Center, Leesburg $7 New Menu Monday and Menu Translation! Monday, June 5, 9-11pm The Woods Orlando Menu prices vary TUESDAY FAIRWINDS Broadway ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks May 30 – June 4

Top Events in Orlando May 30 - June 4

From Do Good Date Night to Science Night Live and a free outdoor movie in the park, there’s so much to enjoy with your date this week! Here are our picks for the top events in Orlando. TUESDAY Connecting the City Beautiful Tuesday, May 30, 6:30pm CREDO Conduit FREE Admission WEDNESDAY Delicious Disney at Markham’s at Golden Oak Wednesday, May ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks May 22 – 28

Enjoy the 2nd Annual Poutine Palooza, a free outdoor movie in Lake Eola Park, live music, food trucks, BBQ & more this week in Orlando! Here are our top event picks: MONDAY 2nd Annual North of the Border Bash & Poutine Palooza at K Restaurant Monday, May 22, 6-9pm K Restaurant $30 13th Annual Nicky’s Week May 22-28 RA Sushi ... Read More »