Orlando Nightlife – International Drive!
So Many Options, So Little Time!
As the sun goes down on the I-Drive Resort Area the fun begins! Great family dinner shows offer swashbuckling action packed adventure on the high seas, hilarious “who dunnits” with a charismatic cast of characters, and great magic with a comedy twist.
Visitors of all ages will delight in watching epic tales unfold, crooks getting busted and all while enjoying a great dinner and drinks!
For adults out on the town ice-cold cocktails and red-hot live music is everyone’s favorite combo and it’s all right here on your doorstep! Add fine food to the mix, dance hits, sports action and you’ve got a very cool crowd!
Major Nightlife Locations in the Resort Area
Use any or all of the following:
AMC Universal Cineplex 20 with IMAX
Enjoy your favorite first-run movies in one of our 20 theatres featuring wall-to-wall screens, state of the art digital projection and sound, and stadium-style seating with high backed rocking chairs. For the ultimate experience, select our amazing IMAX auditorium with razor-sharp 3D digital picture, 12,000 watts of laser aligned digital surround sound, and an immersive experience like no other. Top off your visit with a few drinks at our full bar or expanded appetizer menu at our concession stands.
B.B. King's Blues Club
Eat, drink and dance your BLUES away! The Club features nightly entertainment by the B.B. King All Star band, an 11-piece house band complete with a full horn section that plays a wide variety of R&B, Blues, Motown and Classic Rock. The music is fun, upbeat and timeless. B.B. King's Blues Club offers four full-service bars and a full menu complete with a variety of Southern comfort food fused with flavors from around the globe.
Backstage at the Rosen Plaza Hotel
International Drive's original nightclub. Free valet parking. Dance to a live band and D.J. playing hits from the 80's, 90's and today.
Featuring 16 Wide Screen Plasma TV's for your enjoyment. Stop by, meet everyone, and see Orlando's newest Hot Spot and Premiere Pool Room.
Bloodhound Brew Pub & Eatery
Built to be your neighborhood restaurant we are a home for everyone. We are a great pub that has phenomenal food, a friendly atmosphere and live music twice daily. We are your new local hangout. Happy hour at Bloodhound brew 2x daily. The most aggressive happy hour in town paired with the best live music in town, could it get any better than this? Daily draft specials, $2.50 wells, $5.00 calls, $2 select domestic bottles. Late Night Happy Hour at Bloodhound Brew 10-2am Daily. We offer our full menu until 2am Everyday. Reverse happy hour specials on drinks, appetizers and drafts. Join us for our nightly events starting at 10pm.
Blue Man Group
Redefine entertainment with Blue Man Group at Universal Orlando® Resort. This world-renowned show is a curiously captivating mash-up of totally unique live music, exceptional humor, and lots of paint!
Bob Marley-A Tribute to Freedom
This authentic replica of Marley's home in Kingston, Jamaica pays homage to the King of Reggae. Come experience and enjoy the tastes, aromas and spirit of Jamaica.
Cheers Sports Bar
Cheers Bar & Grill is a local establishment that offers an easy-going and relaxed atmosphere. We aim to please with a large menu including appetizers, 1/2 lb. burgers, sandwiches, gyro's, salads, daily specials and don't forget the best wings in Orlando. So come by and relax with a drink or your favorite beer and enjoy a game of pool, darts or just watch the game on one of our many large screen TV's.
Cinemark Festival Bay
Cinemark USA, Inc. is one of the largest motion picture exhibitors in North America operating 304 theatres, with 3,288 screens in 33 States and internationally.
CityWalk at Universal Orlando
Ask any local — Universal CityWalk® is Orlando’s hottest spot for dining and entertainment. It’s a 30-acre entertainment complex where you can experience the best of the best in live music, casual and fine dining, dancing, shopping, movies, and more. Offering everything from a night of family fun to a great place to hang out with friends to romantic fun for couples.
CityWalk's Rising Star
Here’s your chance to be in the band! At CityWalk’s Rising Star karaoke club, you take center stage as the lead singer of a band. This is real music, played live while you belt out your favorite songs in front of a live audience!
Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar
Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar in Orlando offers a memorable experience for guests – contemporary Cuban cuisine created by Chef Guillermo Pernot, lively Latin music, professional salsa floorshows, an open-air tropical ambiance with outdoor dining, an extensive rum selection highlighting our signature mojitos, private party spaces and unique special events.
Dave & Buster's
Enjoy food, fun and the latest and greatest video and interactive games at Dave & Buster's. 1/2 Price Games All Day Every Wednesday. Happy Hour 4:30-7pm Mon-Fri and 10pm-close Mon-Thurs!
David's Club bar & grill at Hilton Orlando
An American "Gastro Pub" showcasing creative, contemporary, comfort foods. This elevated pub experience offers a high energy environment with local craft beers and eclectic wines by the glass. Pool tables, LCD televisions, large overstuffed chairs make this the perfect setting for special events.
Featuring stunning special effects, a customized sound system, unique specialty bars making it the 'next generation' in nightclub entertainment. Cover charge $5.25. Must be 21 to enter.
Hard Rock Live
Catch all the biggest names in music and comedy at the "Coliseum of Rock 'n Roll," where performers such as Velvet Revolver, Jewel, Beck, 311, Nelly and others have rocked the house.
Howl at the Moon
Howl At The Moon is a singing, clapping, stomping, dance on the piano, Rock 'n' Roll dueling piano show! It's part concert, part piano show, and all centered around audience interaction and two baby grand pianos. Our piano players are multi-talented, so you can also book them for playing the drums, the guitar, and even the trumpet! Anyone who likes good music will have a rockin' good time!
Fifty tons of beautifully carved ice serves as the backdrop for the 45 minute Artic experience known as ICEBAR Orlando. Borrow capes and gloves to warm your outsides, share drinks with friends to warm your insides. The adjacent Fire Lounge awaits the survivors. One of only two icebars in America.
Improv Comedy Club & Dinner Theatre
The Improv. 40 Years. Millions of Laughs.The Improv is proud to announce the highly anticipated return to the Orlando market! We will be welcoming the biggest names in comedy to our stage as well as supporting our local talent here in Central Florida!
Jimmy Buffet's Margaritaville
Caribbean, Cajun and fresh Florida fare. Purchase Jimmy Buffett, Parrothead and Margaritaville merchandise