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Drinking, Nightlife & Parties

Where to drink and party in Orlando


The 12 Bars of Christmas Pub Crawl Orlando Pub Crawl, Mel's Bad Girls Club and WJRR 101.1 host a crawl through some of downtown Orlando's most festive beer haunts. 7:30 p.m. Friday; Wall Street Plaza, Wall and Court streets; $20;

December Food and Wine Experience Enjoy a delicious menu paired with Frog's Leap Wine at Hemisphere Restaurant's Food and Wine Experience. 7 p.m. Friday; Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport, 9300 Jeff Fuqua Blvd.; $65; 407-825-1315;

Dos XX-Mas Block Party Dos Equis and Wall Street Plaza host the most interesting Christmas block party in Orlando. 10 p.m. Saturday; Wall Street Plaza, Wall and Court streets; free; 407-849-0471;

Lakeridge Winery's Wine and Chocolate Festival Two-day outdoor event with live music, an arts and crafts show, and award-winning wines paired with assorted chocolates. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; Lakeridge Winery, 19239 N. U.S. Highway 27, Clermont; $2 donation; 352-394-8627;

Wintertime, Wine and Wags Enjoy a glass of wine in a beautiful country setting. Bring finger foods to share, a chair and your greyhound (all dog breeds are welcome if they're nice and on a leash). 1-4 p.m. Sunday; Hutchinson Farm Winery, 8061 Stone Road, Apopka; free; 407-814-8330;

A Very Beary Christmas 4 A night of live entertainment with a holiday vendor fair, raffles, Bearaoke and a visit by Santa Claus himself. 9 p.m. Tuesday; Parliament House Orlando, 410 N. Orange Blossom Trail; free; 321-236-2327;