Orlando, the city beautiful also known as theme park central is more than mouse ears and roller coasters.  The Central Florida city is full of family-friendly events, vibrant nightlife, live music and more things to do in Orlando.  Our Orlando events guide gives you a roadmap to help you when trying to lock down your weekend plans.  

Thursday, April 19th


Are you involved in the biz? This is a night for everyone who works in local restaurants, bars, clubs, and stores to come join us! This is a night you do not want to forget!

2018 Taste of College Park

Whether you are a local foodie or a resident looking to enjoy an evening sampling great wines and listening to music, the Taste of College Park Food & Wine Festival is a casual and fun evening for everyone!

3rd Thursday Gallery Hop

Join hundreds of visitors who converge in Downtown Orlando for 3rd Thursday Orlando’s Gallery Hop and Business Networking events!

Thirsty Third Thursday in The Milk District

Thirsty Third Thursdays is a beer, wine, and spirits tasting event in The Milk District, happening every Third Thursday at Market On South.

Orlando Solar Bears vs. South Carolina Stingrays

See the Orlando Solar Bears take on the South Carolina Stingrays for Game 3 of the South Division Semifinals at Amway Center on Thursday, April 19th at 7 PM.

Friday, April 20th

Ultimate Friday Nights | Chillers - Cahoots - Latitudes

Join Orlando's #1 Friday Night Party @ Church Street Bars. 3 Levels of Great Drinks & FUN* 3-4-1 Happy Hour * Ladies Drink Free 10pm-11pm *

Modest Mouse at Hard Rock

Modest Mouse returns to Orlando on April 20th to perform at Hard Rock Live!

Orlando White Party Weekend

RuPaul's Drag Race Season 9 Season 10 and All-Stars COLLIDE for Orlando's White Party Weekend!

Saturday, April 21st

WJRR's Earthday Birthday 25

101.1 WJRR's Earthday Birthday 25 will take place on Saturday, April 21st, 2018, at the Central Florida Fairgrounds featuring Shinedown, Three Days Grace, Seether, Starset, Fozzy, 10 Years, and more!

Central Florida Earth Day 2018!

Central Florida Earth Day is back--bigger and better than ever! It will be held on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at beautiful Lake Eola Park in Orlando.

Orlando City SC vs. San Jose Earthquakes

Watch the Orlando City SC take on the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday, April 21 at 7:30 PM at Orlando City Soccer Stadium.


UCFastival and Football Spring Game

The #UCFastival is back with tailgate lots around the stadium opening at 8AM leading up to the Spring Game at 6PM in Spectrum Stadium.

8th Annual Paws for Peace Walk

Peace, Love, and Paws. Tails are wagging in anticipation of the 8th Annual Paws for Peace Walk – a fun and leisurely stroll for pets, their families and friends to raise awareness about domestic abuse and its effect on pets and their owners.

Orlando Book Festival

The Orlando Book Festival is a day-long celebration of books at the Orlando Public Library. Join us for panels, writing workshops, book signings, and more from bestselling authors from all over the country. 

9th Annual Hannibal Square Folk and Urban Art Festival

Florida Highwayman and other regional artists and crafters, live music (by Cajun/zydeco band The Porchdogs and others) and dance and cultural demonstrations, Children's Parade, and activities, food and more.

Sunday, April 22nd

Sunday Brunch at Elixir

Lo-Fi Scramble Breakfast of Champions!!! Delicious food, tasty drinks and discerning music EVERY Sunday noon-4pm at Elixir Orlando!! $10.00 Bottomless Mimosas


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