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Drink Events

Happy hours, pub crawls, beer school and more



'80s Night Dress the part for themed drink specials and live music by One Wild Nite. 7 p.m. Friday; The Abbey, 100 S. Eola Drive; free; 407-704-6261; abbeyorlando.com.

Alive After Five: Blues & Barbecue Street party with beer and cocktails, live music, food and art displays. 5 p.m. Thursday; downtown Sanford, West First Street and South Park Avenue, Sanford; $7; sanfordwelcomecenter.com.

Art Class and Wine Glass Sip and snack through a painting class with Sharon Rae Hyder and Lori Anne Harris. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday; Hyder Gallery Center for Fine Art, 104 E. First St., Sanford; $25; hydergallery.com.

Barley's Angels Dogfish Event Ladies can sample featured Dogfish Head brews, with food pairings included. 3-5 p.m. Saturday; World of Beer, 7800 Dr. Phillips Blvd.; $25, RSVP required to sandy.mangra@wobusa.com; 407-355-3315; drphillips.wobusa.com.

Beard & Stache Bar Crawl With stops at Frank N' Steins, the other Bar, Dive Bar and Stagger Inn. 6 p.m. Saturday; Stagger Inn, 100 E. Central Ave.; $20; beardbars.com.

Beer School Beer tasting with 12 different varieties and a cheese pairing. 4 p.m. Saturday; World of Beer, 3402 Technological Drive, Suite 201; $25; 321-235-9741; wobusa.com.

Beertopia Dogfish Head brewery night with more than 40 beers on tap, a Godiva chocolate and beer pairing session and live music. 3 p.m. Saturday; World of Beer, 7800 Dr. Phillips Blvd.; free; 407-355-3315; drphillips.wobusa.com.

Cocktails and Cosmos Social gathering with music, food, science displays and live performances. 7-11 p.m. Saturday; Orlando Science Center, 777 E. Princeton St.; $13; 407-514-2000; osc.org.

Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon vs. Bordeaux Reds Wine class with samples of five or six varieties. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday; The Wine Room, 270 S. Park Ave., Winter Park; $30; 407-696-9463; thewineroomonline.com.

Summer Brew Up Release party for the Summer Seasonal and Steamee Summer beers, with music by the Time Urchin, Hacked!, Soul InSanity and Gabriel Collazo. 8:30 p.m. Saturday; Orlando Brewing, 1301 Atlanta Ave.; free; 407-872-1117; orlandobrewing.com.


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