Visiting a local bar or restaurant for a trivia night is a fun opportunity to get competitive and test your sometimes-too-niche knowledge. We've put together this list of trivia companies that host events all around Central Florida, so bring your date and maybe a few friends for backup! Here's where to play bar trivia in Orlando every day of the week.
*Note: This list is current at the time of publication, but trivia dates and times are subject to change. Please check each trivia company or bar's website and social media for the latest info before making your plans.
Tasty Trivia has been around since 2011, providing fun trivia entertainment to many local Orlandoans. They host a variety of themed nights from Disney to Friends and Harry Potter to Marvel. The company was started by UCF students and has boomed within the last couple years.
- Tuesdays: The Porch Winter Park, The Porch South Orange, Duffy’s Sports Grill Waterford Lakes, City PUB Orlando, Three Odd Guys Brewing, Duffy’s Sports Grill Waterford Lakes, 4th Street Bar & Grill, Spill Wine Bar
- Wednesday:Persimmon Hollow Lake Eola, The Twisted Handle
- Thursday: Deadwords Brewing, Gator’s Dockside SODO, Brewlando
- Friday: The Can & Bottle Beer Shoppe
Orlando's most established trivia team, Earth Trivia sends its trivia aficionados to locations across the city each week. Games are usually played in two or three rounds, each with ten questions and varying topics from sports to history to current events. These games are expertly prepared and wonderfully hosted.
- Sundays: Aloma Bowl
- Mondays: Grape & The Grain, Airport Lanes
- Tuesdays: Aloma Bowl
- Wednesdays: Metro Diner Casselberry, PaddyWagon Dr. Phillips, Grape & The Grain,
- Thursdays: Motorworks Brewing, Copper Rocket
- Fridays: Copper Rocket
Think Tank Trivia
This local trivia company hosts several weeknight trivia events around Central Florida. Want to get a leg up on the competition? Check Think Tank Trivia's website or Facebook page each week for a topic hint that will come in handy during the fifth round.
- Wednesdays: Gator’s Dockside Baldwin Park, Backstreet Pizza, Gator's Dockside Apopka
- Thursdays: Lil Indies
Full list of Think Tank Trivia locations
Steve Howard started Trivia Nation in 2004. Trivia Nation hosts a general trivia night, but they also have specialized theme trivia nights.
- Mondays: Hagan O'Reilly's Irish Pub
- Tuesdays: Beef O’Brady’s Oviedo, Gatlin Hall Brewing, Harp and Celt, Sanford Brewing Co. Maitland, Miller's Ale House LBV, Teak Metro West, Irish 31 Pub Oviedo, Sanford Brewing Co.
- Wednesdays: Fiddler’s Green, Duffy’s Sports Grill Altamonte Springs, Duffy's Sports Grill Lake Mary, Teak Metro West, Rogue Pub, Beef O’Brady’s Oviedo, Irish 31 Pub Oviedo
- Thursdays: Timacuan Golf & Country Club, Duffy’s Sports Grill Altamonte Springs, Duffy's Sports Grill Lake Mary
Looking for a nerdy night out? Nerdgasm Trivia hosts regular trivia nights at local bars dripping in comic and nerd culture. Most events are focused on a specific theme, such as Jurassic Park, Harry Potter, The Office, and more! Celebrate your fandom and stretch your knowledge by joining in on this unique spin on trivia night.
Full list of Nerdgasm Trivia events
More Places to Play Bar Trivia:
- Á La Cart: Tuesdays at 6:30pm; check Instagram stories for details on the special theme round each week
- Gravity Taproom: Tuesdays at 7pm, Themes announced weekly.
- Pups Pub: Tuesdays at 7:30pm
- Bowigens Beer Co.: Casselberry – Tuesdays at 6:30pm, Avalon Park – Thursdays at 7pm
- Ivanhoe Park Brewing Co.: Thursdays at 7pm, Themes announced weekly.
- Big Trivia Show: Multiple times and locations throughout Central Florida; Big Trivia Show shares a free question of the week on their website to guarantee yourself a point!
- Trivia Night at Barley & Vine in The Milk District every Tuesday, 8pm
- RockPit Brewing: Thursdays at 7:30pm
- Copper Rocket Pub: Thursdays and Fridays at 7pm
- Check out Puzzles Entertainment trivia around town
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