Best Bets! Top Event Picks May 8 – 14

This week in Orlando - Retro Game Night

Enjoy wine tasting dinners, beer yoga, movies, bowling & more with your date this week in Orlando. MONDAY Monday Curtis Earth Trivia! Monday, May 8, 6:30pm Bikes, Beans & Bordeaux Cafe FREE admission TUESDAY Matilda May 9-14 Dr. Phillips Center, Walt Disney Theater $33.75 and up WEDNESDAY North Quarter Tavern Wine Tasting Dinner Wednesday, May 10, 6:30pm North Quarter Tavern ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks May 1 – 7

Top Orlando Events This Week August 7 - 13, 2017

‘May the Fourth Be With You’ followed by Cinco de Mayo and more events in Orlando to enjoy with your date this week! MONDAY Paint Nite at Rogue Pub Monday, May 1, 7-10pm Rogue Pub $45 TUESDAY Orlando Runners Club Tuesday Brewsday Meet-up Tuesday, May 2, 7-10pm Rogue Pub FREE Admission Spoon Tuesday, May 2, 7pm House of Blues Orlando ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks April 24 – 30

Top Orlando Events April 24-30, 2017

Whiskey & wine dinners, Science of Wine, bowling and food trucks, Get Your Jazz On, and more fun events await you and your date this week in Orlando! MONDAY Whiskey Social with Amrut Monday, April 24, 6-7:30pm The Woods $20 TUESDAY Ma(i)sorry Wine Dinner & Capital Grille (Millenia) Tuesday, April 25, 7-9:30pm The Capital Grille $150 Orlando Roller Derby Night ... Read More »

Dine Out for Life on Thursday, April 27

Join thousands of people on Thursday, April 27, 2017 who will take up the fight against HIV/AIDS by simply dining at their favorite restaurants for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Nine local restaurants will participate in this year’s Dining Out For Life, an annual dining fundraising event raising money for AIDS service organizations. While Dining Out For Life has raised millions ... Read More »

Best Bets! Top Event Picks April 17 – 23

Valentine's Week at Enzian 2017

Enjoy Food Truck Wars, Florida Film Festival, Florida Music Festival, wine dinners & more this week in Orlando! MONDAY Chris Rock Monday, April 17, 8pm Dr. Phillips Center, Walt Disney Theater $49.50 and up TUESDAY Wine Dinner at Restaurant ASH Tuesday, April 18, 6:30pm Restaurant ASH $55 WEDNESDAY 32nd Annual Taste of Winter Park Wednesday, April 19, 5-8pm Winter Park ... Read More »

Toast to Spring at Harbor Nights Primavera, April 21

Harbor Nights Primavera Returns April 21, 2017 Escape to the romance of the Mediterranean under the twinkling lights of the Harbor Piazza at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando.  Harbor Nights Primavera will take place on Friday, April 21, 2017 from 6:30pm – 9pm when guests will enjoy select wines and sparkling wines, expertly prepared gourmet foods from each of the hotel’s superb ... Read More »

Food Truck Bazaar + Free Bowling Event Series

The Orlando Food Truck Bazaar by The Daily City and Boardwalk Bowl are partnering up for a once-a-month night of food trucks and bowling April 26 + May 24 + June 28 6-9pm at Boardwalk Bowl. Guests will enjoy 6 food trucks, a full bar plus one free game of bowling. APRIL 26 Little Blue Donut Co. Up In Smoke BBQ ... Read More »

7th Annual Science of Wine: April 29

Far from your typical wine tasting, Science of Wine takes attendees on a cerebral and culinary exploration behind the science of one of the world’s most popular beverages. Hosted on Saturday, April 29 at Orlando Science Center, this oenological odyssey features presentations on multiple aspects of wine tasting, cooking with wine and more. Guests will also have the chance to sample more than 150 ... Read More »

Best Bets: Top Event Picks April 10 – 16

Orlando Skyline

Enjoy the “Night Life!” From Paint Nite to Nerd Nite to wine dinners, you’re sure to find the perfect date night event this week in Orlando. MONDAY Monday Curtis Earth Trivia Monday, April 10, 6:30-8:30pm Bikes, Beans & Bordeaux Café FREE Admission Paint Nite at Rogue Pub Monday, April 10, 7-10pm Rogue Pub $45 TUESDAY Girls Night Out at DISENCHANTED! The ... Read More »

Generocity Orlando, A Party with a Purpose, Kicks Off April 26

A new event kicks off this month and it’s aimed at connecting Orlandoans to each other and to local nonprofit organizations. Created and hosted by Orlando magazine, Generocity Orlando will kick off for its first event on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at the Orlando Science Center. Generocity guests will enjoy a “Party with a Purpose,’’ learning about dozens of Central ... Read More »

Best Bets: Top Event Picks April 3 – 9

Orlando events - Lake Eola Park

Grab your date and head to the city for a week full of outdoor movies, food trucks, sporting events, festivals, and more. MONDAY 11 Year Anniversary Celebration at Orlando Brewing Now thru April 9 Orlando Brewing FREE Admission (Menu prices vary) TUESDAY Anisocoria Barleywine Tasting Tuesday, April 4, 7pm Orlando Brewing $15 WEDNESDAY WineART Wednesday at Downtown Lake Mary Wednesday, ... Read More »

Velvet Sessions Featuring The Wailers Returns March 30

The award winning Velvet Sessions, a rock & roll cocktail party held in the Velvet Bar and Lobby Lounge inside Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando Resort, returns Thursday, March 30, 2017 with the band that put reggae on the map.  Straight from Jamaica, The Wailers will perform hits like “Get Up, Stand Up,” and “One Love” while guests enjoy specialty cocktails and ... Read More »

Best Bets: Top Event Picks March 27 – April 2

Get Your Jazz On at The Alfond Inn - Top Orlando Events for March 27-April 2

Wine dinners, science activities, concerts, charitable events & more to do this week with your date in Orlando! MONDAY Taste of Lake Mary Monday, March 27, 5:30-8pm Various locations $85/couple Orlando Soup Monday, March 27, 6:30pm 1010 West Church Street $10.44 TUESDAY Halter Ranch Wine Dinner at DoveCote Tuesday, March 28, 6:30-9pm DoveCote $65 Science Friday in Orlando Tuesday, March ... Read More »

Best Bets: Top Event Picks March 20 – 26

Enjoy Chef’s Night, wine dinners, An Evening of Magic at Christner’s and more this week for date night in Orlando! MONDAY Chef’s Night at Second Harvest Food Bank Monday, March 20, 6-9pm Second Harvest Food Bank $100 Edible Landscaping with Leu Gardens Monday, March 20, 6:30pm Orange County Library System – Herndon Branch FREE Admission Ocean Sun Brewing One Year ... Read More »

10th Annual Reading Between the Wines with Art Smith & Norman Van Aken

Reading between the Wines, the annual fundraising event for the Adult Literacy League, returns Wednesday, April 12, 2017 with what promises to be an unforgettable evening of culinary tastes and tales.   Attendees will enjoy delicious food and beverages from local restaurants followed by a special presentation featuring James Beard award-winning chefs and cookbook authors, Art Smith & Norman Van Aken.  Participating in a ... Read More »

Girls Night Out at DISENCHANTED! The Hilarious Hit Musical


We’re ready to let lose on a slightly wicked Girls Night Out at DISENCHANTED! The Hilarious Hit Musical, on stage April 11 through 20, 2017 at The Plaza Live Orlando.  Poisoned apples. Glass slippers. Who needs ’em?! Not Snow White and her posse of disenchanted princesses in the hilarious hit musical that’s anything but Grimm. Forget the princesses you think you know – the original storybook heroines ... Read More »

Best Bets: Top Event Picks March 13 – 19

Top Orlando Event Picks March 13 - 19, 2017

From the Breckenridge Beer Dinner to Raglan Road’s Mighty St. Patrick’s Day Festival to the Mills 50 District St. Patty’s Day Pub Crawl & more, you’re sure to have the luck o’ the Irish with your date this week in Orlando. MONDAY Open Mic Night at Orlando Brewing Monday, March 13, 7-9:30pm Orlando Brewing FREE Admission TUESDAY SAK Level One ... Read More »