Drinking, nightlife and parties
This week’s best bets for the partying set
Published: October 3, 2012
DJ EDX Live set by the Italian producer. 10 p.m. Friday; Senso, 13 S. Orange Ave.; $12.50; 407-246-1755.
Grand Opening of Off Limits Orlando
The new South Beach-inspired club opens with music by DJs C Money, Flight and others, with drink specials and the premiere of the weekly night Event Euphoria. 10 p.m. Friday; Off Limits Nightclub, 5310 E. Colonial Drive; free with RSVP; 407-285-4840; facebook.com/offlimitsnightcluborlando.
Euphoria Paint Party The bar hosts a day-glo club party with lasers and blacklights, dubstep and house music, and drink specials. 10 p.m. Thursday; One South Nightclub, 1 S. Orange Ave.; free-$10; facebook.com/1southnightcluborlando.
Oktoberfest The German-American Society of Central Florida hosts their annual shindig with live Alpine-folk music by Sonnenschein Express, dance performances by Schuhplattler Gruppe Alpenrose, Bavarian food and plenty of beer. 2-11 p.m. Saturday; German American Society of Central Florida, 381 Orange Lane, Casselberry; $5; 407-834-0574; gasocf.com.
Pumpkinfest The bar offers $6 pumpkin beer flights, with a carved pumpkin contest and nearly 20 pumpkin beers including Blue Point Pumpkin, Southern Tier Pumking, Weyerbacher Imperial Pumpkin and more. 6 p.m. Thursday; World of Beer, 3402 Technological Drive, Suite 201; various prices; 321-235-9741; wobusa.com.
Pumpkin Fest This outdoor street party offers pumpkin-inspired cocktails and desserts, shopping at local merchants, dining opportunities and live music. 6-9 p.m. Friday; Ivanhoe Village Main Street, Orange Avenue between New Hampshire and Princeton streets; free; 407-415-0978.
Statik The club offers alternative '90s music. 10 p.m. Sunday; Independent Bar, 70 N. Orange Ave.; free; 407-839-0457; independentbar.net.
Wine Down Wednesday 5-8 p.m. Wednesday; Urban Flats, 55 W. Church St., Suite 128; $20; 321-332-6809; urbanflats.net.
Wine Not Wednesday The College Park store hosts a customer-appreciation party, where you can shop, socialize and just hang out. Enjoy free wine, beer, food and live music while browsing the store's carefully curated collection of gently used clothing. 6-10 p.m. Wednesday; Dechoes, 2110 Edgewater Drive; free; 407-898-9791.
WOBtoberfest & Anniversary Celebration
The bar recognizes its second anniversary with German and Oktoberfest beers on tap; live music by Christian Wilson, C-Lane & Beav and Scratch & Dent; and a "German Strength Contest." Noon-2 a.m. Saturday; World of Beer, 1125 TownPark Ave., Lake Mary; free;