Where to drink and party in Orlando for Halloween
Published: October 23, 2013
Propeller Anime 7th Anniversary Post-Apocalyptic Halloween Party 8 p.m. Saturday; Taste Restaurant, 717 W. Smith St.; $5; 407-835-0646; tastecp.com.
Psycho 78!, Peach Kelli Pop, Guantanamo, Golden Pelicans, Sisters of Suave, Tuff Looks Live Misfits cover band. 8 p.m. Saturday; Will’s Pub, 1042 N. Mills Ave.; $7; willspub.org.
Pumpkin Carving Extravaganza 11 a.m. Saturday; Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd.; free; 407-835-7481; ocls.info.
Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show Live musical production directed by Joshua Eads-Brown and starring Kevin Kriegel and Doug Ba’aser. 8 p.m. Saturday; Sleuths Mystery Dinner Shows, 8267 International Drive; $15; 407-363-1985; sleuths.com.
Spooktoberfest Halloween Costume Contest and Parade Bring the little ones for trick-or-treating fun, a Ghost & Ghoul Dance Party, costume contests and more. 5-9 p.m. Saturday; Lake Concord Park, 127 Quail Pond Circle, Casselberry; free; 407-262-7700; casselberry.org.
There Will Be Words Presents Dead Poets Slam This version of the monthly TWBW offers a chance for local lit nerds to pay homage to their beloved late poets, as guests are invited to read poems in full costume with accompanying props. 9:30 p.m. Saturday; Stardust Video & Coffee, 1842 E. Winter Park Road; free; 407-623-3393; therewillbewords.com.
Trick or Treat Safe Zone Creepy crafts, games, pumpkin decorating and a haunted maze. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; Orange County Regional History Center, 65 E. Central Blvd.; free; 407-836-8500; thehistorycenter.org.
Viva Florida: Florida Ghost Stories Hear tales from author Dave Lapham. 3 p.m. Saturday; Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd.; free; 407-835-7481; ocls.info.
WOBoween Halloween party with a costume contest and plenty of beer specials. 7 p.m. Saturday; World of Beer, 7800 Dr. Phillips Blvd.; free; 407-355-3315; drphillips.wobusa.com.
Brick-or-Treat The park turns into a Halloween-inspired playground, with scavenger hunts, trick-or-treating around the park, costume contests and live entertainment. 9:30 am-7 p.m. Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday; Legoland, One Legoland Way, Winter Haven; $74-$81; 877-350-5346; legoland.com.
Halloween ComicFest & Supervillains Art Show With an art show, contests, trick-or-treating for the kids and free comic books. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; Acme Superstore, 905 E. State Road 434 #100, Longwood; free; 407-331-0433; halloweencomicfest.com.
Halloween Spooktacular Trick-or-treat around the park, with Penelope’s Party Zone, cookie decorating, live Sesame Street shows and craft zones. Noon-8 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; SeaWorld, 7007 SeaWorld Drive; $82; 407-363-2613;
Pumpkin Patch Luau & Car Show With live DJ music, arts and crafts booths, games, dance performances, pony rides, food and drinks. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; Horsepower Ranch, 280 Campbell Ranch Run, Geneva; free-$20.