Drinking, Nightlife and Parties 

Where to drink and party in Orlando this week

click to enlarge NERD NITE ORLANDO XVI

2nd Thursday Wine Walk After Party Celebrate making it through the Thornton Park gauntlet of wine-drinking and car-dodging by heading over to the Falcon for some indie sounds spun by Robert Ramos. 9:30 p.m. Thursday; The Falcon, 819 E. Washington St.; free; 407-423-2060;

Alive After 5: Back to the Beach One of Central Florida’s largest recurring monthly street festivals with live music, local artists, community businesses and food and beverage sampling in the heart of downtown Sanford. 5 p.m. Thursday; downtown Sanford; $7; 407-302-2586;

MDMC: Milk District Man Cave Celebrate Father’s Day by checking out vintage motorcycles, a record sale, tattoo raffle, beers, burgers, hot rods, free hot shaves and more. Leave the ladies at home with the kids. 7-10 p.m. Thursday; The Milk District, East Robinson Street; free;

The World’s Finest Football Party Airing World Cup matches and offering food and drink specials - because you’ll be hard-pressed to find a bar in ’murica playing soccer on their television sets, y’all. 11 a.m. Thursday; The Pub at Pointe Orlando, 9101 International Drive; free; 407-352-2305;

Nerd Nite Orlando XVI It’s like TED Talks but you can get drunk while learning things. This month’s talks look at crowdfunding, grasshopper naughty bits and race. 7 p.m. Thursday; Stardust Video and Coffee, 1842 E. Winter Park Road; free;

Winter Park Sip, Shop and Stroll Knock back some wine as you work your way along one of the prettiest shopping districts in Central Florida. 5-8 p.m. Thursday; Park Avenue, Winter Park; $25;

Jamfest A weekend festival of live music, entertainment, art and more. Friday-Sunday; Downtown DeLand; free;

Casselberry Art and Music in the Park and the Food Truck Bazaar Art, live entertainment and food provided by the food trucks of Food Truck Bazaar. 6-9 p.m. Friday; Lake Concord Park, 127 Quail Pond Circle, Casselberry; free; 407-262-7700;

Southern Fried Sunday Four different folk acts take the stage: Paleface, Mercer and Johnson, Wheeler Newman and the Cosmic Roots Collective, and Beartoe. 5:30 p.m. Sunday; Will’s Pub, 1042 N. Mills Ave.; $7 includes BBQ dinner;


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