Events

Do Good Date Night Valentine’s Edition: February 10

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We’re ready to kick off our 2017 series of Do Good Date Night. Join us on Friday, February 10, 2017 at Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida for a night of pitching in for a good cause combined with date night fun with your sweetie. We’ll spend an hour sorting food then we’ll spend the second hour enjoying gourmet bites and sipping great ... Read More »

Best Bets! This Week’s Top Orlando Picks (Jan. 16 – 22)

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Enjoy Streamsong’s Wine Dinner Experience, a Celebration of Truffles at Rocco’s, Chinese New Year, Snow Ball and more this week in Orlando. International Festival of the Arts Now thru February 20 Epcot Included in general admission Love Birds (shown in feature image) Monday, January 16, 7-9pm The Imperial at Washburn Imports $20 Papa Llama Pop-Up Tuesday, January 17, 6:30-10:30pm Tasty Tuesdays ... Read More »

Best Bets! This Week’s Top Orlando Event Picks (Jan. 9 – 15)

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MONDAY Paint Nite at Rogue Pub Monday, January 9, 7-10pm Rogue Pub $45 TUESDAY Experiencing Italy: An Introduction to Italian Conversation and Culture Tuesday, January 10, 5pm Orange County Library System FREE Admission There Will Be Words #49 Tuesday, January 10, 7-8:30pm The Gallery at Avalon Island FREE Admission WEDNESDAY Wicked – Week #1 January 11-15 Dr. Phillips Center for ... Read More »

Science Night Live Returns January 14

Everything you love about Orlando Science Center with grown-up-inspired programming and the very best of the annual Otronicon event. Get ready for one of the most spectacular adults-only Science Center events of the year on Saturday, January 14 from 8pm – 11:30pm. Science Night Live, an ongoing series held by the Orlando Science Center, will present its annual Otronicon edition ... Read More »

Wicked to Wow at Dr. Phillips Center January 11-29

One of the most popular and award winning productions of all time, Wicked returns to Orlando with more than two weeks of performances designed to wow audiences young and old. Through music and mesmerizing theatrics, Wicked tells the story of Elphaba, the misunderstood, smart, and fiery girl of emerald-green skin who grows up to become the notorious Wicked Witch of ... Read More »

Raise a Glass to Napa at Exclusive Five Course Wine Pairing Dinner

Streamsong Resort to Host Exclusive Five Course Wine Pairing Dinner with Napa Luminaries Florida wine lovers don’t have to book a flight to Napa to experience the valley’s most acclaimed wineries. As part of Streamsong’s popular Wine Dinner Experience series, a five course wine pairing dinner featuring wines from Napa Valley will be hosted at the exceptional luxury resort on Thursday, ... Read More »

35 Orlando Events Now Through January 1

Enjoy FREE holiday movies, tasty Christmas brunches, romantic holiday light strolls and plenty of New Year’s Eve celebrations with your date during this most wonderful time of year! Eola Wonderland Christmas Tree Show EVERY Night now thru January 6 Lake Eola Park FREE Admission Winter Wonderland at Wekiva Throughout December Wekiva Island Free outdoor movies on select nights, snow falling ... Read More »

100 Things to do for New Year’s Eve in Orlando 2017

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Our annual guide to New Year’s Eve in Orlando It’s nearly New Year’s Eve in Orlando! Time for the ultimate date night. Here are some of Central Florida’s best ways to say farewell to 2016 and hello to 2017. *NOTE* this New Year’s Eve in Orlando list will update and expand frequently throughout December, so be sure to check back often. Please send ... Read More »

This Week’s Top Orlando Event Picks (Dec. 12 – 18)

Celebrate this holiday season with Holiday Beer & BBQ, a Very Merry Signature Tour, Lake Nona Holidays, Ho! Ho! Ho! Around the Hood and more this week in Orlando. Truffle Dinner Monday, December 12, 6:30-9pm K Restaurant $95 Celebrate the Season with ORL Food Lab Monday, December 12, 6:30-8:30pm PowerDMS FREE Admission Paint Nite at Rogue Pub Monday, December 12, ... Read More »

Candlelight Processional: Tips and Pics

Considered by many Central Floridians as the quintessential holiday experience of the season, the Candlelight Processional at Disney’s Epcot returns this year for a five-week run from November 25 – December 30, 2016. Every few nights, a new celebrity narrator takes to the stage inside the American Gardens Theatre, and accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra and countless choir singers, tells the ... Read More »

Best Bets! 30 Must-Go Orlando Events This Week

Get into the holiday spirit with your date at a ton of events happening around Orlando this week. Hospitality Night 2-4-1 Tour Monday, December 5, 4:30-6:30pm Limo Cycle Tours $40 Bourbon Barrel Release Party Monday, December 5, 6:30 Soco Thornton Park Free admission Repeal Day Party Monday, December 5, 7pm The Whiskey Free admission Art Night Out Tuesday, December 6, 6-8:30pm ... Read More »

5 Reasons to Visit New Smyrna Beach this Holiday Season

There’s something special about a small town during Christmas, and New Smyrna Beach is no exception. Below we have rounded up five reasons to come celebrate the holidays in New Smyrna. So grab a cup of hot chocolate and start planning your holiday visit to the beach! Light Up Flagler, December 2 With the twinkle of Christmas lights aglow in ... Read More »

Best Bets! 28 Must-Go Orlando Events This Week

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A 90s concert, holiday markets, ugly christmas sweater parties and tree lighting events dot the calendar this week in Orlando. Get out there and get festive!  Tournament Tuesday (Jenga) Tuesday, November 29, 5-7pm Artegon Marketplace FREE Admission Brew Bus Spotlight Tuesday, November 29, 5pm-1am World of Beer – Downtown Orlando FREE Admission Art After Dark Open Mic! Featuring Ugly Sweater ... Read More »

10 Ways to Celebrate the Holidays at Grande Lakes Orlando

Join in the holiday celebrations at Grande Lakes Orlando where The Ritz-Carlton Orlando and JW Marriott Orlando are hosting a slew of holiday events, activities and dinners designed to feed your festive soul.  EVENTS Tree Lighting Ceremony Friday, December 2, 5pm Kick off the season at the JW Marriott’s official Tree Lighting Ceremony complete with a Champagne toast for adults ... Read More »

JUSTIN Vineyards & Landmark Vineyards Wine Dinner at Streamsong: Dec. 8

Enjoy a five-course wine dinner plus a bonus $100 overnight rate at Streamsong Resort. Wine enthusiasts in Central Florida can indulge their inner sommeliers this December at Streamsong Resort. The luxury resort will be showcasing award-winning wines from JUSTIN Winery and Landmark Vineyards at its much anticipated Streamsong Wine Dinner Experience. FIVE-COURSE DINNER On Thursday, December 8, 2016, wine lovers ... Read More »

Do Good Date Night ‘Family Edition’ December 8

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Since the Do Good Date Night series launched last year, we’ve had several requests to allow kids to participate. While I love kids (got two of my own), my commitment to creating a date night atmosphere for couples seeking adult refuge has remained steadfast… until now. Next month, kiddos (ages 4 and older) are welcome at our first family-friendly edition ... Read More »

Best Bets! 25 Must-Go Orlando Events This Week

Get ready for some Bob Dylan, Thanksgiving Dinner and Small Business Saturday Shopping this week in Orlando! Tournament Tuesday (Corn Hole) Tuesday, November 22, 5-8pm Artegon Marketplace FREE Admission Solar Bears Haven’s Night! Tuesday, November 22, 7-10pm Amway Center $14 and up Bob Dylan and his Band Tuesday, November 22, 8-10pm Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, Walt Disney ... Read More »

Best Bets! 22 Top Event Picks for This Week in Orlando

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Get ready to Drink Around the Hood, Get Your Jazz On, Gallery Hop and more this week in Orlando! 30th Annual Festival of Trees Now thru November 20 Orlando Museum of Art $15 Casselberry Food and Wine Festival Monday, November 14, 6-9pm Secret Lake Park $18 Chef Night with The Strand Monday, November 14, 6-8:30pm Edible Education Experience FREE Admission ... Read More »

Beer Dinner Experience at Streamsong Resort with $100 Overnight Rate: Nov. 18

Craft beers are flowing across the country, especially in Florida, the nation’s 5th largest producer of craft beer. Streamsong Resort invites beer fans of all levels to get a taste of the craze sweeping the state and the nation with a craft beer tasting dinner at Streamsong Novemberfest. On Friday, November 18, 2016, Streamsong’s Chef Michael Ford will create a mouthwatering ... Read More »

Best Bets! 35 Must-Go Orlando Events This Week

Celebrate the end of this crazy election season by taking your date for a $1 Election Day Burger, Wine and Chocolate Pairing, loads of beer events and more this week in Orlando. $1 Election Day Burger Tuesday, November 8, 11:30am-9pm Restaurant ASH $1 for Burgers! Art Night Out: Limitless Lino: Explorations in Block Printing Tuesday, November 8, 6-8:30pm Orlando Museum of ... Read More »