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Drinking, Nightlife and Parties

Where to drink and party in Orlando this week


’80s Night Featuring Simulcast Live music by the band, plus dancing and drink specials all night. 9:30 p.m. Friday; The Abbey, 100 S. Eola Drive; free; 407-704-6261; abbeyorlando.com.

8th Annual Crazy ’80s Pub Crawl Break out the leg warmers and frizzy hair for drink specials at bars including Independent Bar, Chiller’s, Dive Bar and more. 7:30 p.m. Saturday; Wall Street Plaza, Wall and Court streets; $15-$20; orlandopubcrawl.com.

Alive After 5: Blues & BBQ Outdoor street party in downtown Sanford with barbecue and cocktail sampling, live blues music and more. 5-8 p.m. Thursday; downtown Sanford, East First Street and South Park Avenue, Sanford; $7, includes food and beverage sampling; 407-302-2586;

Classic Hip-Hop Karaoke With Rodz, DJ Lyvwyr 9 p.m. Saturday; The Abbey, 100 S. Eola Drive; free; 407-704-6261; abbeyorlando.com.

Fifth Annual Bastille Day Celebration This Parisian-inspired neighborhood party features an Artisan Cheese and Fine Wine Pairing event with Chef Tonda. 5-7 p.m. Saturday; Audubon Park Garden District, East Winter Park Road and Corrine Drive; $25-$30; facebook.com/gardendistrict.

Flosstradamus, PhoenixJagger The DJs spin live sets in the club. 10 p.m. Saturday; Roxy Nightclub, 740 Bennett Road; $20-$30; 407-898-4004; roxyorlando.com.

Michael Woods The DJ spins prog and tech-house tracks. Midnight Friday; Roxy Nightclub, 740 Bennett Road; $10; 407-898-4004; roxyorlando.com.

Thornton 2nd Thursday Wine & Art Walk Pay one price for unlimited wine tasting at participating venues, with streetside shopping vendors and food trucks offering menu items. 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday; McMillen Law Firm, 608 E. Central Blvd.; $10 cash; thorntonparkdistrict.com.

Tritonal, Topher Jones Live performance by the prog-trance duo. 10 p.m. Thursday; Roxy Nightclub, 740 Bennett Road; $15; 407-898-4004; roxyorlando.com.


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