Even though the summer days are fading away, there are still plenty of things to do in Orlando that will keep your schedule busy! Check out one of the back-to-school events that are a fun time for the whole family, head to one of the many concerts in Orlando, or enjoy an Orlando happy hour and night out on the town. Our list of events in Orlando this weekend will help you make the most of the rest of your summer!
When: Wednesday, August 7th at 6:00 PM
Where: Pepe's Cantina | Winter Park
Join Pepe's Cantina for Winter Park Wine Down this Wednesday night! This event will feature all you can drink wine, sangria, draft Tecate light, and all you can eat tacos for just $15
When: Thursday, August 8th at 10:00 PM
Where: The Other Bar
This Thursday night, come roll back the clock and party to your favorite music from back in the day! Experience "Back Trax" at The Other Bar on Wall Street in Downtown Orlando. Come get jiggy with it and nod your head to all your favorite throwback jams!
When: Friday, August 9th at
Where: SHOTS Orlando
Say hello to the weekend! It's F@^K IT FRIDAY at SHOTS and its time to start the weekend with a bang! You've worked hard all week so come let loose and give your body what it's been waiting for! Happy hour will include half-off drinks from 5 pm - 9 pm.
When: Wednesday, August 7th at 6:30 PM
Where: Cherry Tree Park
To kick off the school year, The Milk District Neighborhood Association is hosting their annual Back to School BBQ and School Supplies Fundraiser, benefiting our very own Central Florida Leadership Academy! Join them this Wednesday for food, fun, and community collaboration!
When: Friday, August 9th at 7:00 PM
Where: Reunion Resort
Join in for one last summer hurrah and see what Reunion is all about. Enjoy a golf scramble, tennis, family scavenger hunt, footgolf, pickleball, water park activities, and a rockin' poolside bash featuring Audio Exchange!
When: Saturday, August 10th at 10:00 AM
Where: Real Life - SoDo
Looking for a day filled with fun and entertainment? The SODO Block Party is happening Saturday, August 10th and some of Orlando's finest will be there from 10am-1pm. This is a Back To School themed event with free haircuts and school supplies for kids! Come out and enjoy food trucks, bounce houses, games, and hanging out with your neighbors!
When: Friday, August 9th at 7:30 PM
Where: Amway Center
After building overwhelming anticipation, Grammy-nominated multiplatinum powerhouse trio–Jonas Brothers—announced details for their Happiness Begins Tour, their first headline tour in almost a decade. Joining them on all tour dates as special guests are Bebe Rexha and Jordan McGraw. They are making a stop in Orlando this Friday, and tickets are on sale now!
When: Saturday, August 10th at 5:00 PM
Where: Fun Spot America
The Country Music Fest at Fun Spot will feature live music from local talent, cold beer, food trucks and more! A portion of proceeds will go towards USO or Military care packages for deployed Soldiers. The lineup includes JB Crockett, Josh Blevins Band, and Bailey Callahan Music!
When: Saturday, August 10th at 10:00 PM
Where: Gilt Nightclub
William Blacks live sets demonstrate the highs and lows of dance music taking people on an intrinsic journey to find happiness through reflection. William works every day to transform nostalgia into sound. Catch his amazing performance this Saturday night at Gilt Nightclub.
When: Thursday, August 8th at 6:30 PM
Where: Thornton Park District
Join on August 8th at Orlando's favorite reoccurring Art Night, the Thornton 2nd Thursday Wine & Art Walk! Over 20 places to stop for a tasty libation along with art vendors, live music, DJs, and all sorts of fun!
When: Saturday, August 10th at 11:00 AM
Where: SoDo District
Sip and Savor is a summer celebration of Orlando’s food and drink scene. With special pricing, in addition to Orlando's best food and drink, residents and visitors have the opportunity to discover a new favorite place or revisit a familiar favorite and enjoy special savings that may not be offered at any time the rest of the year.
When: Sunday, August 11th at 1:00 PM
Where: The Wine Room on Park Avenue
Mark your calendar! The 4th Annual Italian Wine & Cheese Festival will be on Sunday, August 11th! Every year, this event has grown in popularity and this year they will be exploring hidden gems from Campania, Puglia, Veneto, Tuscany, and more!
Feature Image Courtesy of