Hocus Pocus Live, Brisket & Brews, farm to table dinners, Halloween parties and more! Here are our picks for the top Orlando events for date night this week.


The Waterfront Chef’s Dinner
Monday, October 23, 7pm-10pm
The Waterfront


Rooftop Yoga
Tuesday, October 24, 6:30pm-7:30pm
The Balcony Orlando

Head to The Balcony Orlando this Tuesday for their monthly rooftop yoga class. Image credit: The Balcony Orlando


lee and rick’s oyster bar 67th Anniversary
Wednesday, October 25, 4pm-10pm
lee and rick’s oyster bar
FREE Admission (Menu prices vary)

Hourglass Brewing Dinner
Wednesday, October 25, 7pm-10pm
ABO Winter Park

Hocus Pocus Live
Wednesday, October 25, 8pm-12am
Southern Nights Orlando


Brisket & Brews Birthday Bash
Thursday, October 26, 5pm-8pm
4 Rivers Smokehouse (Winter Park)
FREE Admission (Menu prices vary)

History in a Glass
Thursday, October 26, 6pm-9pm
Orange County Regional History Center

History in a Glass at Orange County Regional History Center
Enjoy an evening of drinks, food, and music during History in a Glass as local craft bars compete in a cocktail competition to create a drink inspired by an event in Orlando's history. Image credit: Orange County Regional History Center

Homestead Harvest
Thursday, October 26, 6-9pm
Whisper Creek Farm at The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes

Farm to Table Dinner: Autumn's Bounty
Thursday, October 26, 6-8pm
Bok Tower Gardens

Scott Joseph’s Supper Club
Thursday, October 26, 6:30pm
Tony Roma’s


Cabernet + Namaste: Puerto Rico
Friday, October 27, 5:30-9pm
Quantum Leap Winery
$21; $18 of ticket sales will go to hurricane relief in Puerto Rico and ticket includes class, two glasses of wine, and gratuity

Orlando Critical Mass Bike Ride
Friday, October 27, 5:30pm
Orlando Loch Haven Park
FREE Admission

Partake in a FREE community bike ride through the streets of Orlando with Orlando Critical Mass on Friday, October 27. Image Credit: Orlando Critical Mass

Get Your Jazz On Halloween Concert
Friday, October 27, 6:30-9:30pm
The Alfond Inn

October Movie Nights: Ghost Busters
Friday, October 27, 7pm-9pm
Wekiva Island
FREE Admission

Friday, October 27, 8pm
Bob Carr Theater
$50.50 and up

The Halloween Pub Crawl
October 27-28, 8pm-1am
Downtown Orlando (check-in at Wall St. Plaza – Orange Ave side)

Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Food & Wine Classic
October 27-28
WDW Swan & Dolphin


East End Sessions: Nicholas Roberts
Saturday, October 28, 2pm-5pm
East End Market
FREE Admission

Orlando Solar Bears vs. Atlanta Gladiators
Saturday, October 28, 7pm
Amway Center
$12 and up

American Ghost Adventures Greenwood Cemetery Tour
Saturday, October 28, 7:30pm
Greenwood Cemetery

Eden Bar’s 10th Anniversary Halloween Party
Saturday, October 28, 9pm
Eden Bar, Enzian
FREE Admission

Eden Bar Halloween Party
Image credit: Enzian Theater

Thornton Park District 5th Annual Halloween Block Party
Saturday, October 28, 9pm-2am
Thorntown Park District

Midnight Movies: Halloween II
Saturday, October 28, 11:59pm

Orlando Brewing Halloween
October 28-29
Orlando Brewing


Yoga in the Menello Museum Sculpture Garden
Sunday, October 29, 9am-10am
The Menello Museum of American Art

Steinway Sunday Brunch
Sunday, October 29, 10am-4pm
The Capital Grille, Orlando

Sunday Bubbles Brunch
Sunday, October 29, 10am-2pm
Il Mulino New York Trattoria

Orlando Date Night Guide’s 10th Anniversary Party
Sunday, October 29, 4-6pm
Reyes Mezcaleria


The Florida Project
October 23-26

Halloween Horror Nights
Now thru November 4 (Select Nights)
Universal Orlando
$59.99 and up

Food & Wine Weekends at Waldorf Astoria Orlando and Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays, Now thru November 12
Check site for various venues & pricing

Epcot International Food and Wine Festival
Now thru November 13
Included with General Admission

A look ahead…

11/2: 1st Thursdays at Orlando Museum of Art

11/3: Wine Riffs Domaine Serene Wine Dinner at Hard Rock Hotel Orlando

11/4: Manatee Encounter Paddle and a Pint Kayak Tour at Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

11/4: Sanford365 turns 9! Prohibition Party-Speak Easy Lounge

11/4: Surf vs. Turf Chef Throwdown at Morton’s The Steakhouse

11/4: Power for Puerto Rico Benefit Bike Ride in Winter Garden

11/4: Cranksgiving Orlando 2017 at Retro City Cycles

11/8: Chef’s Night featuring Chef Trina of SE7EN BITES at Emeril Lagasse Foundation Kitchen House and Culinary Garden

11/8: Whine & Wine at Quantum Leap Winery

11/9: Tokyo Soul I A Dragonfly Dinner Event at Dragonfly Robata Grill & Sushi

11/11: Dance, Dream & Inspire at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

11/11: Wine Night at The Alfond Inn

11/11: Bull & Bear Masters 2017 Wine Pairing Dinner featuring Nickel & Nickel

11/11: La La Land in Concert at Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

11/16: Couples Olympics at Planet Obstacle