Tricks and Treats on I-Drive

Wednesday, October 11, 2023
Spooky season has arrived, and on International Drive Orlando there are so many ways to celebrate that it's sure to be a memorable season for you, your friends, and your loved ones! While the tricks and scares of the season may get your adrenaline pumping, it's the treats that truly sweeten the experience.
Orlando’s Most Dynamic Neighborhood is the place to be for a thrilling and mouth watering Halloween season. This October, treat yourself to a delectable array of eats and immersive experiences that promise spooky fun for everyone at these special events!

Dinner Show (But make it spooky!)

Vampirates Show at Pirates Dinner Adventure Show

The Pirates Dinner Adventure Show is a must-see dinner show year-round. Guests are invited to step into adventure and experience a taste of the pirate’s life as they set sail with a cast of entertainers, acrobats, and cutthroats to chart a course through danger and romance. Complete with sword fights, songs, sea monsters and of course, a captain’s feast! No other Orlando dinner show packs so much entertainment into one evening. And this October you can experience it all with a spooky-twist with the return of their popular show Vampirates: When The Blood Moon Rises
This is a spine-tingling Halloween tradition that everyone in the family will enjoy, taking you on a voyage with notorious vampires and swashbuckling pirates. Plus, the experience includes costume contests, trick or treating, special seasonal drinks like Bloody Marys and a Witch's Brew cocktail, and so much more!
This is one of the World’s most interactive and exciting dinner show experiences, and during spooky season their limited-time show, Vampirates, makes it even more memorable - for an experience that is sure to be a real treat for you and your whole crew. Learn more today! 

Halloween Spooktacular Dinner Show at WonderWorks

Head to WonderWorks for a Halloween Spooktacular Dinner Show that combines science with scares. Usually known as the Outta Control Magic Comedy Dinner Show, this is one of the longest running dinner show in Orlando, and is a popular choice for families, and lovers of magic, comedy, and mind games! Enjoy a delicious pizza feast as you enjoy this high energy, improvisational and interactive comedy show that is fun for all ages. Minds will be read, predictions will come true, and the audience is encouraged to participate throughout the show, meaning any one show is never the same!
In the name of spooky season, all-month long you can enjoy this beloved Orlando dinner show experience with a spooky twist!
Put on your Halloween costume, and get ready to join magicians as they present this frighteningly funny, family-friendly, monster-mashup of magic and comedy with a special Halloween flair. Witness spooky sorcery with the help of a mysterious, magical key discovered in a steamer trunk once owned by the great Harry Houdini. Save room for special Halloween-themed desserts, and enjoy Halloween-themed drinks and cupcakes available specially for the spooky season.
Enjoy a treat of a magical and spooky performance that will trick, amaze, entertain, and surely leave everyone in your group in awe. Learn more about this can’t-miss limited-time dinner show!

Spooky Season Dining

Hampton Social BOOzy Brunch

On October 28th, get ready to elevate your brunch game with a BOOzy brunch at the popular Hampton Social! Their full-menu of coastal cuisine favorites will be available, and to help you and your group get into the Halloween-spirit, this brunch will feature bottomless Bloody Mary and Orange Frosés. Indulge in a wide-range of exceptional cuisine, with plenty of pumpkin-spiced delights, in a lively and stunning setting with picture perfect photo ops for an occasion that will have you drinking your fears away in no time!
Plus, when you order an entree, you can enjoy your meal alongside these special bottomless drinks for just $40.
Can’t make it to this special BOOzy brunch? Don’t worry, their special limited-time Orange Frosé will be available for individual purchase from October 24th through the 31st. Learn more today!
Dress up, gather your friends, and indulge in bewitching cocktails and exceptional coastal cuisine in the heart of Orlando this spooky season!

Food, Art, and Fun at Cafe Tu Tu Tango

Cafe Tu Tu Tango is an all-appetizer, multi-cultural eatery resembling a wild artist’s loft in Barcelona Spain, where a party is always in progress and entertainment occurs unpredictably during the evening as local artists create and display their works at art stations located throughout the restaurant. To celebrate their 17th anniversary, they are putting together a special Halloween Art and Sip event that you won’t want to miss!
On October 16th, from 6 pm to 8 pm, head to Cafe Tu Tu Tango to enter the eerie world of Halloween with a Haunted House and Moon Art & Sip class! This event will feature Resident Artist, Kathie Camara, who will walk you through creating spooky art that is perfect for Halloween decor or for gifting to a friend, in a 2-hour class that includes art supplies, a glass of wine, beer, or sangria, and your choice of two appetizers. Immerse yourself in a vibrant atmosphere filled with art, music, and delicious bites. There’s no better place to enjoy an evening of creativity, from the fare to the libations. If you're looking for a unique way to celebrate the spooky season, this event at Cafe Tu Tu Tango is sure to be a howling good time! 

Pumpkin Painting at JoJo’s ShakeBAR

Take your pumpkin painting spooky season tradition to the next level at JoJo’s! JoJo’s is a next-generation restaurant and bar in the heart of the action at Pointe Orlando, offering the perfect go-to spot for hangouts, first dates, and family affairs - and this spooky season is no different! Embrace the nostalgia of the 80s and 90s with drool worthy diner classics, uniquely topped and towering biggie shakes, and endless good vibes! During October, their Pumpkin Painting Event is a delightful way to get into the Halloween spirit and create lasting memories with the whole family.
JoJo’s outdoor patio has been decked out with cowboy hats and boots, festive fall photo ops, and pumpkins! Make your reservation and head to the pumpkin patch where you’ll be provided with a pumpkin and painting supplies so you can enjoy painting a pumpkin while indulging in pumpkin patch specials like Gourmet Caramel Apples, Pumpkin & Apple Pies, Spiked Ciders, Biggie Hot Chocolates, and of course, their famous Pumpkin Patch Shake, topped with a slice of Pumpkin Pie, Taffy Apple, Roasted Marshmallows, and Toffee Pretzel.
It’s all the treats that make the spooky season so sweet - without any of the tricks! Get all the details today!

Celebrate Tricks and Treats at World Center Marriott!

This spooky season, take to World Center Marriott for fall festivities that will have the whole family feeling the Halloween-spirit!
Fall Festival at World Center Marriott: Every Saturday during October, The World Center Marriott is hosting a Fall Festival that is perfect for families and friends looking to celebrate the season. This festival will highlight everything we love most about fall, including a fall family carnival, fabulous fall decor and photo ops, falling leaves that make for magical moments, a pumpkin patch, fall character meets and greets, and all the fall treats! It’s sure to be a memorable fall celebration that will have the whole family smiling this spooky season! Learn more about this special event here.
For those looking to embrace the spooky season with unforgettable libations, The World Center Marriott will also be offering a Spookeasy experience this month. Step into a world of intrigue and mystery as you enjoy craft cocktails and delicious bites in a Halloween-themed setting. This is a unique and immersive experience that's perfect for those seeking a touch of the macabre with their dining. Get all the delectable details here.
As spooky season descends upon International Drive Orlando, there's no shortage of treats and exciting experiences waiting for you. From immersive dinner shows and brunches to fall festivals and pumpkin painting, there's something for everyone to enjoy. So, make the most of this Halloween season by treating yourself to these special experiences! And check out all the spooktastic activities and events happening along International Drive this month so you don't miss out on any spooky fun!