Here is a look at some of the best events taking place this weekend. Remember, you can always visit the complete events calendar by clicking on “EVENTS” on our main menu.

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Caro-Bama BBQ – Farewell Event

August 23 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
CREDO Conduit, 1001 North Orange Avenue 
Orlando, FL 32801 US + Google Map
Various prices

The Caro-Bama BBQ Food Truck will be drop-kicking deliciousness and the best of Carolina and Alabama BBQ one last time in our parking lot on August 23, 2019 from 11AM – 8PM (while supplies last). Get great BBQ and take a tour of our community.
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Bangrak x Whippoorwill 8.23.19

August 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Redlight Redlight, 2810 Corrine Dr 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map
Various prices

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The Foreigner Experience pop up dinner 8/23

August 23 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
The Heavy, 1152 Harmon Avenue 
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States + Google Map

Tickets available at The Foreigner provides its guests a 5 course omakase/menu confiance style dinner, with an opportunity to live the inner workings of an active kitchen. Such a dinner experience can be as interactive as you, the guest, choose for it to be. We invite you to join Chef Bruno Fonseca and team as the dinners will take place at the beautiful The Heavy WP.
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CFCArts Presents Into the Woods

August 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm|Recurring Event (See all)
Northland Church, 530 Dog Track Rd 
Longwood, FL 32750 United States + Google Map
Various prices

From the creative team behind “The Hunchback of Notre Dame”, “Joseph… Dreamcoat”, “Guys and Dolls”, and “The Music Man”, Sondheim’s fairytale masterpiece “Into The Woods” takes the stage this August. Classic fairytale characters collide in the ultimate cautionary tale: Be careful what you wish for, because things are not always what they seem.
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Orlando City SC vs. Atlanta United FC

August 23 @ 8:00 pm
Exploria Stadium, 655 W Church St 
Orlando, FL 32805 United States + Google Map
$20 – $180

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This Friday! Brooke Lynn Hytes Hosts SN ORL 5yr Anniversary

August 23 @ 9:00 pm – August 24 @ 2:00 am
Southern Nights Orlando, 375 S Bumby Ave 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map

Join us for #FlexFriday August 23rd, 2019 as we welcome Brooke Lynn Hytes from RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 11
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Corsets and Cuties 5th Anniversary show!

August 23 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Venue, 511 Virginia Dr 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map

Time for our last hurrah at The Venue!! We’re celebrating 5 years as this crazy family and we want YOU there!! Please note- show starts at 9pm, bar and doors at 8pm- get your tickets in advance- this WILL sell out!
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5th annual UCF Football kickoff run

August 24 @ 6:00 am – 8:30 am
The Milk District, East Robinson St 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map

This is a 9 mile run/bike event to trace out the letters of everyone’s favorite University. Its absolutely 100% free. You can either run or bike. We are looking to maintain a 12 minute mile pace for the 9 miles. We’ve done this run the last four years to kickoff the season. UCF didnt lose a regular season game last year and i think its because of this run, Its a very scenic, mostly shaded route.
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Let’s build a Wall and Berms and Drops

August 24 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Orlando Mountain Bike Park, 899 Coy Dr 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map

Trail Build Party The Orlando Mountain Bike Park needs you! Trail Boss Josh is at it again building a wallride, berms, drops and fun obstacles for you to send it.
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August 24 @ 11:30 am – 11:00 pm
A La Cart Orlando, 609 Irvington Avenue 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map
Various prices

Get ready to pucker up! April’s favorite style of beer is sour, so we are busting out some of the best we can get our hands on just in time for her upcoming birthday. We’ll have Almanac, Angry Chair, Southern Swells, Modern Times, Une Annee, 7venth Sun, Veza Sur, and Prairie Artisanal Ales on draft!
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ORD Double Header!

August 24 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Gordon Barnett Park, 4801 W. Colonial Drive 
Orlando, FL 32808 United States + Google Map

GAME 1: Orlando Sun Blockers vs Swan City Derby GAME 2: Heat Wave Hellcats vs Snowbird Bombers Join us for another hair raising DOUBLE HEADER!
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Camping World Kickoff FanFest Pre-Game Show

August 24 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Tinker Field Orlando, FL 32805 United States + Google Map

The concert will take place as part of the game’s official FanFest, located on Tinker Field, just west of Camping World Stadium. FanFest gates open at 2 p.m., and a game ticket is required for entry. Singer- songwriter Kyle Daniel will take the Wendy’s Stage approximately 4:30 p.m., with Sister Hazel to follow.
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Art After Dark

August 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
CityArts, 39 S. Orange Ave 
Orlando, FL 32801 United States + Google Map
$35 – $40

Art After Dark is the Downtown Arts District’s newest program created to introduce young professionals to the Arts District and its mission through social interaction, arts engagement, and networking. Guests will enjoy the celebration in a unique setting by strolling through CityArts’ six different galleries.
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Camping World Kickoff: Florida vs. Miami

August 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Camping World Stadium, 1 Citrus Bowl Place 
Orlando, FL 32805 United States + Google Map
$60 – $1000

The Florida Gators and Miami Hurricanes will reignite their rivalry and face off in Orlando to open their 2019 seasons. The neutral-site game will be played during the season’s opening weekend at a date and time to be determined by ESPN and will be televised nationally from Camping World Stadium.
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he CRC Presents: Breakfast For Dinner at the Iron Cow

August 24 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
IRON COW, 2438 East Robinson St 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map

August 24th is National Waffle Day. Are you a breakfast enthusiast? Waffle House supporter? Lover of maple syrup? Or do you ever sit around and wonder what far away galaxy the star stuff on your plate came from? Come join us and sing a song of cosmic waffles. Yum!
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Beat Assembly III

August 24 @ 9:00 pm – August 25 @ 2:00 am
Will’s Pub, 1042 N Mills Ave 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map

Beat Assembly III 8/24 $5 Cover 21+ Doors @9pm Beat $ets @10pm-2am LoFi Beat Showcase, featuring producers from all around Central Florida come together for a night of Bust Ya Head Open Beatz, Live from Will’s Pub.
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Instagram for Writers

August 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Writer’s Atelier, 336 Grove Ave 
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States + Google Map

If you’re a writer and you’re not using Instagram, you’re missing out on reaching a diverse group of readers, and you’re missing out on using a growing social media platform to build a community.
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Mayhem on MILLS VI

August 25 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Orange Studio, 1121 N Mills Ave 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map

Mayhem has one more event at our summer home before returning to the glorious Will’s Sportsatorium this October for Halloween Horror Fights II. Come out and enjoy the cool Orange Studio breeze one more time August 25. Mark your calendars. Full card to be announced this week.
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