- Thomas Gold
Beer Can Appreciation Day Specials on all canned beer, while Chef Goody serves up beer can chicken and Boston brown bread. 4 p.m. Thursday; Oblivion Taproom, 5101 E. Colonial Drive; various menu prices; 407-802-4800; obliviontaproom.com.
Beer School Learn about and sample a variety of different beers, with a cheese pairing included for 25 lucky drinkers. 4 p.m. Saturday; World of Beer, 3402 Technological Drive, Suite 201; $25 prepaid cash only; 321-235-9741; wobusa.com.
Beers & Bites Enjoy a dinner paired with Tampa's Cigar City Brewing beers, including Jai Alai IPA, Maduro Brown Ale and Florida Cracker Lager. 7 p.m. Wednesday; Cricketers Pub and Eatery, 7563 Sand Lake Road; $30; 407-730-2111; cricketersarmspub.com.
Flavor Bar Buy a beer and customize it with more than a dozen flavors of Randall Jr. Noon Monday; World of Beer, 7800 Dr. Phillips Blvd.; various menu prices; 407-355-3315; drphillips.wobusa.com.
Lost in Trancelation: A New Era Begins with DJs Agni, Robb Blak, Intrikit Enjoy $3 beer and drink specials in the lounge, alongside live trance sets. 9 p.m. Friday; Bikkuri Sushi, 1915 E. Colonial Drive; free; facebook.com/lostintrancelation.
PlayDate Orlando: All Black Everything Grab a cocktail and play old-school games, anything from spades to Monopoly to giant Jenga and musical chairs. 9 p.m. Friday; Majestic Event Center, 801 N. John Young Parkway; $10; playdateorlando.com.
The Old School Originals.9: DJ Celestial Rhythm's Birthday Bash The bar offers $5 martinis, two-for-one beer specials and $3 well drinks, with DJs spinning techno house, breaks and electro-funk beats. 9:30 p.m. Saturday; Bikkuri Sushi, 1915
E. Colonial Drive; $5; 407-894-4494.
The Snow Ball featuring the Sh-Booms Winter-themed party with live music. 9 p.m. Saturday; Wall Street Plaza, Wall and Court streets; call for price; 407-849-0471; wallstplaza.net.
Thomas Gold, Crespo, Phoenix Jagger The DJ spins modern dance music in the club. 10 p.m. Thursday; Roxy Nightclub, 740 Bennett Road; $15-$25; 407-898-4004; evolvegrouptickets.com.