Chili, beer and music go well together. If you agree, you’ll want to check out
Chili Brewfest this Saturday, January 12, 2013 at Old Town in Kissimmee.
The event runs from 2pm to 6pm, and admission gets you unlimited samples of both chili and beer. There will also be live music from Blender.
Tickets are $20 in
advance online or $25 at the gate. You must be 21 or over to attend.
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One of the major annual events hosted by
SeaWorld Orlando and its sister park Busch Gardens in Tampa is the spring Bands, Brew & BBQ weekends.
During this event, each park hosts weekend concerts by big name headliners. SeaWorld Orlando’s include both classic rock and country, and run on both Saturday and Sunday.
Here is the list of headliners:
Saturday, February 11: Foreigner
Sunday, February 12: Gary Allan
Saturday, February 18: Trace Adkins
Sunday, February 19: Kenny Rogers
Saturday, February 25: Doobie Brothers
Sunday, February 26: Ronnie Dunn
Saturday, March 3: Sara Evans
Sunday, March 4: Scotty McCreery
Over at Busch Gardens, the concerts are Sundays only. Here is their line-up:
Sunday, February 12: Lynyrd Skynyrd
Sunday, February 19: Bret Michaels (of Poison)
Sunday, February 26: .38 Special
Sunday, March 4: REO Speedwagon
All concerts are included in regular park admission, from single tickets to Fun Cards to annual passes, as long as they are valid at that park.
Each park will also be offering BBQ for sale, as well as host a beer garden area with at least 50 different brews for purchase.
Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are some suggestions:
The Ataris at Backbooth – $10
Florida Classic Battle of the Bands at the Amway Center – $15-$25
Light Up UCF at University of Central Florida – Free; Skating additional Jim Lauderdale at The Plaza Theatre- $10-$20
Dax Riggs at The Social – $10
Talking with Gods documentary screening at The Geek Easy – $5 members/$8 non-members Tiesto at UCF Arena – $50
Warrant at The Garage Bar in Sanford – $15
13th Annual Florida Classic After Party w/ Doug E Fresh at House of Blues – $40-$55
Afterglow Radio at The Haven in Winter Park – Free
Art of the Highwaymen Weekend (meet the artists) at the Orange County Regional History Center – $9 / $15 weekend pass
Audubon Park Beer Festival in Audubon Park – $25 advance / $30 day of + canned food for donation Before You Exit (CD Release Party) at Backbooth – $8
DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts in DeLand – Free Earthbound Misfits presents the Music of Pink Floyd at The Plaza Theatre- $17.50
Feile Irish Fest at Blue Jacket Park – $10 advance/$15 at gate Florida Classic Football at Citrus Bowl – $10-$200
Elton John and Leon Russell at Daytona Ocean Center – $45-$135
Light Up UCF at University of Central Florida – Free; Skating additional Tyrone Wells at The Social – $13
Winter Park Harvest Festival in Winter Park – Free
What better a way to spend a Saturday afternoon than at a beer festival? Especially when it helps out a charity.
This Saturday, November 20, head on over to Audubon Park for their 1st Annual Beer Fest. The event takes place from 1pm to 6pm at the beer garden behind Big Daddy’s Roadhouse and O’Stromboli’s (3001 Corrine Dr, Orlando Fl.32803; corner of Corrine Drive and Winter Park Road).
In addition to unlimited beer sampling, the
Audubon Park Beer Festival will feature food samples and live entertainment.
Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 day of the event. A donation of a canned food item for the Second Harvest food bank is also requested.