September is here! And with the lazy days of
summer behind us, we’re gearing up for a busy month of exciting experiences and
fan favorite events on I-Drive!
If you’ll be on I-Drive this month, be sure to
check out these upcoming events for an epic trip to International Drive.
1. SeaWorld Orlando’s Craft Beer Festival: Now with a new twist!
If you’re visiting I-Drive, you’ve probably
already got at least one visit to SeaWorld Orlando in the itinerary. Whether
you’re immersing yourself in the mysteries of the sea through up-close animal
discoveries, amazing attractions for every kind of thrill seeker, mingling with
the dolphins, or feeding sea lions their lunch… a trip to SeaWorld is always
sure to take vacation adventures and make them lifelong memories.
If you’ll be visiting SeaWorld Orlando between
now and September 19th, attending their Craft Beer Festival
is a must! Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, plus Labor Day, enjoy a festival
that features over 100 craft brews, wines, seltzers, and cocktails alongside
festive entertainment that will keep the party going throughout your entire
But, this year, you can enhance your Craft
experience by attending one of their exclusive craft beer dinners!
Featuring seventeen favorite Florida local and
national breweries and distilleries, attendees will enjoy a welcome reception
with specialty craft beverages and small bites, followed by a signature
four-course dinner complemented with brewery-selected beers and spirits, and
even interactive beer talks throughout
the evening. The dinner series will take place in the private Reef Room at
Sharks Underwater Grill, and is the perfect festival for both “craft-beer connoisseurs”
and the “craft-brew curious” fan, so be sure to get information about this new
exclusive dinner series
event before your visit.
2. Magical Dining - A foodie’s favorite time of the year on I-Drive!
If you consider yourself
a foodie, or simply love enjoying a delicious dining experience for a great
price… you won’t want to miss Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining
, an annual event that lets you enjoy both of these
things, while benefiting the Central Florida community!
August 27th through
October 3rd, head to one of the many participating restaurants along I-Drive,
and around Orlando, to enjoy a three-course prix-fixe dinner for just $37 per
This year, $1 from each
meal served will benefit Pathlight HOME and IDignity, both of which help to
combat homelessness in Central Florida.
Browse a full listing
of participating restaurants right here on I-Drive and get
in on these 38 delicious days!
Also, this year some of
Orlando’s top hotels and resorts are joining the fun with exclusive offers for
a Magical Nights event, offering special pricing you won’t want to miss. More
details about this event can be found here
3. If you’re part of the, “Spooky season can’t come soon enough” group…
Kick off spooky season
early with many Halloween events
going down on I-Drive starting this month!
Universal Orlando -
Halloween Horror Nights
, this beloved horror filled annual event officially
returns to Orlando for its 30th year on September 3rd! Get ready to experience
terrifying haunted houses, sinister scare zones, outrageous live entertainment
and some of the park’s most exhilarating attractions! Bring a buddy to cling onto
or hide behind, whatever works best for you, and enjoy screaming your way
through one of your favorite Orlando destinations this September!
Howl-O-Scream at SeaWorld
Orlando… yep, you read that right! Howl-O-Scream
is haunting SeaWorld Orlando for the first time ever this year! Evade roaming haunts
rampaging through scare zones and seek shelter indoors, only to find they have
entered a house or horrors.
Adventuresome guests can
deepen the thrills with terrifying coaster rides in the dark, quench their
thirst for fear at a fiendishly interactive bar and feel the monstrous
electricity of a live show. With haunted houses, scare zones and terrifying
shows, you’ll find everything you need for a good scare this spooky season at
this year starting September 10th!
And of course, SeaWorld
Orlando’s family-favorite, Halloween Spook-tacular
will also be returning on September 18th! Get the whole
family dressed up in their holiday best and enjoy fun-filled trick-or-treating
around one of your favorite Orlando destinations! Special highlights include
their all new Halloween Maze, the trick-or-treat trail, as well as upgrades
like their new Cookie Decorating with Cookie Monster activity, and Count von
Count’s Spooktacular Breakfast!
4. A Puppy Pawty!
Museum of Illusions
knows just what your September needs… and it’s centered around man’s best
friend. On September 25th from 8am to 11am head to Museum of Illusions at ICON
Park where a Puppy Pawty
will be in progress that lets you and your pooch enjoy a
one-of-a-kind opportunity to capture lifetime memories together at Central
Florida’s newest mind-bending “edutainment” destination. Enjoy a doggy date
where you’re sure to get plenty of artsy, mind-bending pictures while having a
furry good time!
5. St. Jude Walk/Run at Fun Spot America
On September 25th come
out to Fun spot America on I-Drive for their 7th annual St. Jude Walk/Run
! Participating and fundraising for the St. Jude Walk/Run
is an easy and fun way to help further the lifesaving mission of St. Jude
Children’s Research Hospital: Finding cures. Saving Children. ®
It’s easy to get
involved. First decide if you want to start a team, join a team, or register as
an individual. Then determine if you’ll be walking or running, and simply show
up for a fun and safe gathering at one of your favorite Orlando attractions. Get
the details today
6. Looking for live
From nightly live music
, to comedians known around the globe taking the stage at
, and special live performances from headliners at some of
your favorite I-Drive venues like Hard Rock Orlando
, there’s always live entertainment to enjoy around
I-Drive! Simply head to our events calendar
and select what dates you’ll be visiting for information
on live entertainment happening on I-Drive!
We may be waving goodbye
to summer fun, but we’re gearing up for a fall full of fan favorite events here
on International Drive
. Find a full
listing of events
going down on I-Drive this month, and start planning
what exciting experiences you’ll be enjoying during your next epic trip to
Orlando’s Most Dynamic Neighborhood!