Drinking, Nightlife and Parties 

Where to drink and party in Orlando this week

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Wine Art Wednesdays Wine tasting, art displays, food trucks and shopping. 5-9 p.m. Wednesday; Downtown Lake Mary, 101 N. Fourth St., Lake Mary; free; 407-585-1416;

AraabMuzik A special Thursday Takeovr by Smile for Camera, LGS Events and Vizion 1 Present. 10 p.m. Thursday; Roxy, 740 Bennett Road.; $12;

Red, White and Brew Block Party Two days of holiday shenanigans with live music, karaoke and all of the regular craziness that Wall Street has to offer. 9 p.m. Thursday, 4 p.m. Friday; Wall Street Plaza, 26 Wall St.; $10; 407-849-0471;

Independence Weekend at the Parliament House A whole weekend of parties with DJs, USO shows with Gidget Galore, free fireworks, foam parties, and the stars of RuPaul’s Drag Race. 8 p.m. Thursday-Sunday; Parliament House, 410 N. Orange Blossom Trail; free; 407-425-7571;

Abearica A costume-themed, rock & roll, hip-hop funk evening to celebrate the nation and local artists. 7 p.m. Friday; West End Trading Company, 202 S. Sanford Ave., Sanford; free; 407-322-7475;

FSOB All-Stars and Stripes Featuring AK1200, Curtis B, Rob-E and Security, Agent K and Si-Dog, Supagroover and Teck 1, Bebe, Prophet 808, Smooth, Molecule, Illterror, Geebo, Vitamin E and more. 10 p.m. Friday; Firestone Live, 578 N. Orange Ave.; free;

I-4 Fest Artists, food, drinks and over 26 bands, featuring Moonmen From Mars, Luscious Lisa, the Woolly Bushmen, Happy Valley, Uncle Tonto, Tam Tam the Sandwich Man and many more. noon-midnight Friday; Austin’s Coffee, 929 W. Fairbanks Ave., Winter Park; $5; 407-975-3364;

Love American Style: A Lil’ Dedication to Casey Kasem A night of Top 40 music from the ’70s and ’80s with DJ BMF. 10 p.m. Friday; Lil Indies, 1036 N. Mills Ave.; free;

July 5th Hangover Party Evening of punk and rock & roll with I Woke Up Late for My Funeral, Shake the Castle Wall, Sacred Owls and Whiskey Faithful. 8 p.m. Saturday; Uncle Lou’s Entertainment Hall, 1016 N. Mills Ave.; $5; 407-989-0009

’Merica A day full of live music, competitions, hot rods and hot broads, big beards and cold beers all while pinup models strut around in vintage swimwear. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday; Johnny’s Fillin’ Station, 2631 S. Fern Creek Ave.; $5; 407-894-6900;


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