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10 Best Things To Do In Orlando At Night

Jeffrey
Published Jul 20, 2017

Orlando, at night, is an adult amusement park. From night clubs to comedy clubs to singing competitions, you’ll find something to tickle your fancy in Orlando, after the kids go to bed.

1. Wall Street Plaza

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Wall Street Plaza, in the heart of downtown Orlando, has something for everyone. Located along a single city block, between North Orange and North Court Avenues, Wall Street Plaza is home to eight different venues, each offering something different. On any given night you can roam from a hole in the wall bar to a martini bar to a dance club, all within a few steps of each other.

On Friday and Saturday nights the street becomes one big block party, with music in the street and doors open wide at each venue, to let the party rage on. If it’s a unique local vibe you want, Wall Street Plaza is the place to be.

Wall Street Plaza

Address: Downtown Orlando, FL

Website: Wall Street Plaza

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2. Universal City Walk

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Universal City Walk at the Universal Orlando Resort is home to bustling outdoor shopping, dining, and an experience like no other. Grab a meal at Vivo Italian Kitchen for a fine dining experience, or fly by the Lone Palm Airport for island eating and drinking, under the wing of Jimmy Buffet’s Hemisphere Dancer.

Afterward, catch a show at Bob Marley—A Tribute to Freedom, where reggae plays nightly. Blue Man Group performs almost every night of the week. Enjoy dueling piano’s at Pat O'Brien’s, or dance your legs off at the Groove Nightclub. Universal City Walk is the “epicenter of awesome.”

Universal City Walk

Address: 6000 Universal Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32819

Website: Universal City Walk

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3. Orlando Improv Comedy Club

Posted by Orlando Improv Comedy Club on Wednesday, 3 August 2016

The Improv Comedy Club has been the launching point for comedians for over forty years, and the Orlando Improv Club is just the place to get your laugh on. See established acts from across the country and globe, as well as new and upcoming comedians looking to get their break in the business. Headliners hit the stage on Friday and Saturday nights. And if you want to try your own hand at comedy, open mic night is on Wednesdays.

Located in the heart of Orlando’s entertainment district, the Orlando Improv Comedy Club is just what you need to tilt your head back and let out a laugh.

Orlando Improv Comedy Club

Address: 9101 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819

Website: Orlando Improv Comedy Club

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4. Kings Bowl Orlando

Posted by Kings America on Sunday, 2 July 2017

Looking for a classy bowling joint? Look no further than Kings Bowl Orlando, where you can break out of the staid, old nightlife routine and jump into some slick bowling shoes, pick up a ball, and pick off some pins. Kings Bowl, part of Kings Bowl America, seeks to bring the clean fun of bowling into the new millennium. Merging good food and unique cocktails, with a social gaming experience like no other, Kings Bowl will be the highlight of your day. So slip on some slick shoes and slip into fun.

Kings Bowl Orlando

Address: 8255 International Drive, Suite 120, Orlando, FL 32819

Website: Kings Bowl Orlando

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5. House of Blues

Posted by House of Blues Orlando on Thursday, 29 March 2012

Music feeds the soul. And no music is better food for the soul than the blues. House of Blues Orlando continues the tradition of the House of Blues by booking the hottest names in blues music, to play for you. Stop in for a cozy dinner, or a few drinks, and stay to enjoy the live music of the evening. Every night, see live music in the courtyard, before dinner. And after dinner, stick around for Blues Kitchen, where your favorite artists will be cooking up music that makes the soul feel good.

House of Blues

Address: 1490 Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Website: House of Blues

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6. Tin Roof

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Tin Roof is a laid back music and burger joint in Orlando, where the food is good, the music is better, and everyone is welcome. The music on the stage is almost as good as the food coming out of the kitchen. See nationally recognized musicians, but also local and regional acts, who, you might see at Tin Roof tonight, and tomorrow on the Tonight Show. Come to the Roof, where everybody is somebody.

Tin Roof

Address: 8371 International Drive, Orlando FL 32830

Website: Tin Roof

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7. Howl at the Moon


Howl at the Moon is part concert, part rock n’ roll duel. Two pianos face each other, on stage, and pound out covers of your favorite rock anthems, as well as the latest hits. There’s singing, too, and the performers look to the audience to help out. The whole venue becomes a dance floor as you find yourself tapping your feet to the music. The audience sings, too, and soon enough, the whole building is shaking with the participation of everyone in the house.

If you get there early enough and get close enough to the stage, the performers might call you up to sing a solo. You never know, you’re next career might start the night you decided to Howl at the Moon.

Howl at the Moon

Address: 8815 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819

Website: Howl at the Moon

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8. CitiWalk Rising Star Karaoke

Posted by Rising Star at Universal Orlando's City Walk on Saturday, 5 September 2015

Of course, if you want to truly test your vocal chops, you’ve got to take center stage. There’s no better place to do just that than Rising Star Karaoke. This isn’t traditional karaoke. Most nights of the week you can showcase your talent with the help of a live band and backup singers. A host keeps the party moving along, and helps you become the star you always knew you were. So what are you waiting for? Step up to the stage, take the microphone, and sing.

Rising Star Karaoke

Address: 6000 Universal Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819

Website: Rising Star Karaoke

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9. Corona Cigar Company & Diamond Club Lounge

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Just a couple blocks from Wall Street, in downtown Orlando, sits the Corona Cigar Company & Diamond Club Lounge. If you’re looking for a place to sit back, relax, and unwind, with a single malt scotch and a good cigar, this is the place. There’s no cover and no membership fee to walk into the lounge, just pick a cigar from what Cigar Aficionado Magazine calls “the largest, best-stocked cigar shop in the world.” Bring your smile to the door and prepare to have a good time, with friends new and old.

Corona Cigar Company & Diamond Club Lounge

Address: 127 South Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801

Website: Corona Cigar Company

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10. Outta Control Magic Comedy Dinner Show

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Posted by The Outta Control Magic Comedy Dinner Show on Sunday, 2 July 2017

Experience Orlando’s best dinner show and best-kept secret. This entertaining and hilariously funny show will give you plenty of laughs and make you say, “wow!” Tony Brent, master of magic, impersonations and high-energy entertainment, will read your mind and bend physical properties as he performs magic with humor, humility, and amazing skill. You’ve never seen a magic show like this.

Outta Control Magic Comedy Dinner Show

Address: 9067 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819, USA

Website: Outta Control Magic Comedy Dinner Show

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Not just fireworks

Orlando at night isn’t just about seeing the fireworks over a castle. There’s a lot to see and do in this thrilling town in central Florida.

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Jeffrey Smith loves travel adventures. From drinking buffalo milk in a grass hut in Ethiopia to diving off a Kettuvallam into Kerala’s pristine backwater, he finds adventures everywhere he goes....Read more

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