Monday 8/29/11: Que Pasa, man?
Well, there’s not a lot going on this Monday. It’s National Whiskey Sour Day, so get your drink on for us!
Dandelion Communitea has $5 Giddyup Mondays. If you haven’t eaten there yet-try them. They are one of the best vegan | vegetarian restaurants in Orlando.
Tuesday 8/30/11: The Food Truck Pod is Among Us!
6-9PM, the Food Trucks of Orlando descend on Lake Lily once again. You’ve got a great view, live entertainment, and super yummy food (these are gourmet, people) to partake in. Featured Trucks include:
Red Eye BBQ
Yum Yum Cupcake Truck fl
The Crooked Spoon
Big Wheel Provisions Truck
Korean BBQ Taco Box
Winter Park Fish Company
Location: 600 Lake Lily Drive Maitland, FL 32751
Wednesday 8/31/11: Enzian Theater’s Wednesday Night Pitcher Show
Grab a beer or three and check out this FREE outdoor movie on the lawn at Enzian. Come thirsty for Jell-o shot movie trivia during the show – answer a question correctly and you get to pop back a shot! Also featuring a special evening happy hour from 7PM -11PM.
This week’s feature: Woodstock. So roll up a…blanket, take the kids, and enjoy a movie under the stars.
Also: Hunger Action Month kicks off, with another Food Truck event at Firestone.
The fun starts at 6 pm to kick off Hunger Action Month. Second Harvest Food Bank will be handing out our 30 Ways to fight hunger in 30 Days Calendars, T-shirts and Hunger Action Month swag. Make sure to stop by our table to sign the pledge to fight hunger in
6:00 pm –10:00 pm, Firestone Live. 578 N Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32801
Thursday 9/1/11: Thursday is Ladies Night
Vixen Bar’s happy hour starts at 7 pm. 118 S. Orange Ave. , Orlando , FL , 32801.
It’s girl’s night out at Vixen Bar in downtown Orlando. Feat. DJ Jimmy Joslin spinning house music, $2 + $3 drinks until 11 pm, and free drinks for the ladies all night long.
Tessa Wine Bar has a ladies night that starts at 10 pm.
First Class Thursdays. Party with LMP and Central Florida’s sexiest ladies. Music by DJ Arsonist, DJ Tonez, DJ Jumpoff, and DJ Nice.
Ladies in free till 11:30, 2-4-1’s till 12. $100 bottles of Grey Goose Vodka till 12. Hookahs available. VIP reservations, call 407-922-8222, or 407-924-8858, and tell them CraveLocal sent you.
Friday 9/2/11: 3rd Annual Michael Jackson Tribute at The Social
If you want to get your 80’s Thriller on, this is the night to do it! Phat N Jazzy presents, 3rd Annual Michael Jackson Tribute featuring DJ BMF + special guests. Show starts at 9:00 pm, tickets are only $7.00. You can get tickets here.
Can we just say, by the way, that The Social Orlando is, hands down, one of the best local music venues in Orlando. Then again, we saw Stephen Marley there. We’re kind of biased.
Saturday 9/3/11: I LOVE NY Fashion Show at The Parliament House
If you’re ready to get your diva queen on, come join us to experience the I Love NY Fashion Show at the Parliament House. The event will include haute couture by local artists and designers. Proceeds will benefit the Hope and Help Center of Central Florida.
Parliament House Resort and Entertainment Complex, 410 N. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL , 32805.
Sunday 9/4/11: Howl at the Moon’s Labor Day Luau Bash
The party starts at 7pm. Drink specials include: 2 for 1 Drinks & Featuring 86 oz. Sex on the Moon Buckets, $3 Jello Shots. There’s a limbo contest to see how ‘low can you go, with over $500 in Cash & Prizes.
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- 1 1/2 ounces whiskey (or Bourbon, blended Scotch, Canadian whiskey, or Irish whiskey)
- 4 oz sour mix (fresh is best)
- Crushed ice
- 1 maraschino cherry
Combine the whiskey and sour mix in a large old-fashioned glass with ice. Stir, garnish with cherry, and serve.