Drinking, Nightlife and Parties
Where to drink and party in Orlando this week
Published: December 5, 2012
11th Annual Santa Stumble Holiday-inspired pub crawl with stops at Chillers, Big Belly's, Whiskey Dicks, Chico's, Ember and Latitudes. 8 p.m. Saturday; Chillers, 33 W. Church St.; $12-$15; orlandosportandsocialclub.com.
Blacklight Party: Nightmare Before Christmas Grab the glowsticks and enjoy live entertainment and drink specials in the bar. 8 p.m. Saturday; The Parliament House, 410 N. Orange Blossom Trail; call for price; 407-425-7571; parliamenthouse.com.
EDC Encore & End of Finals Party with AK1200 Club party with drum and bass music by Synchronaria, Irene Pardo, Alex Wood, Too Kind and Eric K. 10 p.m. Tuesday; The Brink, 47 W. Amelia St.; $5-$15; 407-388-4384; brinkorlando.com.
Florida Craft Beer Tasting & Festival Sample more than 30 local beers, with a six-course beer dinner provided by 5 Gastronomy, brewmaster presentations and more. 1 p.m. Saturday; World of Beer, 3402 Technological Drive, Suite 201; $45; 321-235-9741; wobusa.com.
Mix It Up! With PPGO: Holiday Edition Join Planned Parenthood of Greater Orlando for light bites, drinks and more. 6:30 p.m. Thursday; Redlight Redlight, 2810 Corrine Drive; free; 407-246-1788; facebook.com/ppgreaterorlando.
Sextacy with DJs Ed Pulido, Jhon Alvarez, Darcourt Laser show with tech-house music. 10 p.m. Friday; Suite B, 50 E. Central Blvd.; call for price; 631-398-9887.
Soul Purpose with Matrix, Supagroover, Beni Hill, David Salgado Club night with music by the DJs. 10 p.m. Saturday; Vixen Bar, 118 S. Orange Ave.; free; 407-246-1529; vixenbar.com.
Taste Four-Year Anniversary Party featuring the Duo, Andrew Ramos & Terrains, Billy Wright Celebrate with live reggae music. 10 p.m. Saturday; Taste Restaurant, 717 W. Smith St.; $8; 407-835-0646; tastecp.com.
The Twelve Pubs of Christmas Pub Crawl Make your way around the Mills50 District with drinks at Funky Monkey, Will's Pub, Lil Indies, BART, the Peacock Room and more. 8 p.m. Saturday; Wally's Mills Avenue Liquors, 1001 N. Mills Ave.; $10; 407-896-6975; mills50.org.
Wine & Chocolate Festival Two-day wine and chocolate-tasting event, with and outdoor craft fair and live music by Robert Harris and Marc Clermont and others. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards, 19239 U.S. Highway 27 North, Clermont; $2; 800-768-9463; lakeridgewinery.com.
Wine Not Wednesday On the first Wednesday of every month, Dechoes in College Park hosts a customer-appreciation party. Enjoy free wine, beer, food and live music while browsing the store's carefully curated collection of gently used clothing. Just don't spill your cabernet on the merch. 6-10 p.m. Wednesday; Dechoes, 2110 Edgewater Drive; free; 407-898-9791.