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Drinking, Nightlife and Parties 

Where to drink and party in Orlando this week

click to enlarge FARM-to-table unibroue dinner
  • FARM-to-table unibroue dinner

Beer Bomb Bus Tour Pickup at the Imperial in Ivanhoe Village, classes at the Imperial in Sanford, a four-course beer class on the bus led by Cigar City Brewing and a visit to a new distillery in St. Augustine. noon-5:30 p.m. Wednesday; The Imperial at Washburn Imports, 1800 N. Orange Ave.; $45;

Nerd Nite Orlando XVII Three speakers take the stage while the audience drinks along in a casual bar atmosphere. Speakers present for 20-25 minutes each on a fascinating subject of their choice, often in an uncanny and unconventional way. 7 p.m. Thursday; Stardust Video and Coffee, 1842 E. Winter Park Road; free;

Farm-to-Table Unibroue Dinner A four-course meal of lobster, wagyu beef, blue crab and more, all paired with Canadian Unibroue craft beers. 6:30 p.m. Friday; Hyatt Regency Orlando, 9801 International Drive; $70; 407-284-1234;

Bastille Day Celebration Sixth annual celebration of all that is French. Marie Antoinette is back to sign autographs and there’s a guillotine photo op, croquet on the lawn, art, movie screening, petanque demonstrations by the Oh La La Petanque Club, baguette fencing and more. 6-10 p.m. Saturday; Audubon Park Garden District, 1603 E. Winter Park Road; free; 407-212-7321;

Second Saturdays in Sanford Two stages of live entertainment with drink and food specials. 7 p.m. Saturday; West End Trading Company, 202 S. Sanford Ave., Sanford; $5; 407-322-7475;

Space-Fest A daylong fundraising event featuring workshops by Is It Over Yet and Shine Shed, puppet shows, tarot readings and live music by names like Case Work, Bellows, Ark, the Plush Monsters, Michael Parallax, Zap Dragon and the Attack, VSN QST and Adi Raja. 6 p.m.-4 a.m. Saturday; The Space, 1206 E. Colonial Drive; $5 donation; 407-205-7572;

Supersonic featuring Tony Moran Opening set by DJ Matt Boss. 10 p.m. Saturday; Firestone Live, 578 N. Orange Ave.; free-$10;

The Crazy ’80s Pub Crawl Four venues, one night and tons of new friends. Rally point at Wall Street Plaza. 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Wall Street Plaza, Wall and Court streets; $20; 407-849-0471;


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