Welcome to your insider guide to living in Orlando's most dynamic neighborhood!

With a vibrant mix of 275+ restaurants, 30+ attractions, 4 entertainment and nightlife hubs and more, I-Drive is the ideal home for locals who live and thrive in the heart of the action.

I-Drive Living is your local resource for staying connected to it all. Discover everything from live music joints to exclusive local deals, weekend brunches to after-work happy hours, what's new on I-Drive, and more. Let us show you all the ways to live and play in your own backyard.


EVENTS

Wondering what's happening on I-Drive? Keep your calendar full and become a local in the know with our curated list of upcoming concerts, specialty dinners, theme park happenings, cultural experiences and more.

LIVE MUSICsee live music

Live Music

From blues and rock 'n' roll to covers of the latest hits, the music scene on I-Drive has something for everyone. Relax and sing along to your favorite tunes with friends at these live music joints that locals love.

HAPPY HOURsee happy hours

Happy Hour

I-Drive is home to more than 200 restaurants specializing in diverse global cuisines. Wind down after work at one of our favorite local happy hours, spanning from upscale eateries to casual taverns.

BRUNCH see brunches

Brunch

I-Drive is the ideal place to enjoy a leisurely weekend feast paired with endlessly flowing mimosas. Keep your weekend brunch plans in the neighborhood by dining at one of these great brunch hangouts.

SPOTLIGHT

Comfort Food on I-Drive
Dining & Nightlife
Comfort Food on I-Drive

Cold weather calls for comfort food, and for those of us lucky enough to find ourselves choosing somewhere to eat along International Drive; there’s no shortage of delicious, scratch made, good old fashioned comfort food, to choose from. If you find yourself craving a plate of delicious home cooking, grab...

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New I-Drive Attractions in 2021
Attractions
New I-Drive Attractions in 2021

2020 is officially behind us, and we’re looking forward to a new year full of new experiences on I-Drive! Get excited with us, and take a look at these highly anticipated attractions coming to Orlando in 2021! Break the Ice SeaWorld Orlando’s Ice Breaker coaster was originally scheduled to open in...

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More Happenings

The I-Ride Trolley is back!
Monthly Happenings
The I-Ride Trolley is back!

We’ve all been waiting for the I-Ride Trolley services to resume, and our Christmas wish is coming true! Mark your calendar for December 17th because the green smiles we all know and love will again be making their way around International Drive . Just in time for the holidays! Due...

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Enjoying the Winter Weather on I-Drive
Things to Do
Enjoying the Winter Weather on I-Drive

With the cooler temps rolling into Orlando, it's beginning to ‘feel’ a lot like Christmas! Whether you’ve been longing for the cooler weather all year long, or you’ve escaped frigid temps to enjoy Florida’s version of winter this season, this is a beautiful time of year for enjoying...

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Unwrap Your Holidays on I-Drive
Holiday Fun
Unwrap Your Holidays on I-Drive

‘Tis the season to be jolly! December has arrived, and if you’ve been around International Drive lately, you’ve noticed that it is beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Although things are a little different this holiday season, many establishments and attractions along International Drive have worked hard to bring...

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A Thanksgiving Feast on I-Drive
Holiday Fun
A Thanksgiving Feast on I-Drive

Less cooking, less mess, less stress! Thanksgiving is upon us! Here on I-Drive, we are so thankful for the many restaurants who have worked hard to put together safe and delicious Thanksgiving specials that families can gather around and enjoy together after a long year. So cheers, to a Thanksgiving...

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Orlando Winterfest and Holiday Market!
Holiday Fun
Orlando Winterfest and Holiday Market!

We have all faced a year like no other. Our International Drive businesses have pushed through with strength and hope as I have never seen before. We are thrilled to have something new & exciting for us to look forward to this Holiday Season, says Luann Brooks, Executive Director at...

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Florida Residents Rejoice
General
Florida Residents Rejoice

Let’s be honest, there are a lot of reasons to love being a Florida Resident; and even more if you’re a Florida Resident residing in Orlando’s most dynamic neighborhood! There is always something new to see, or do on I-Drive, and with crowds being at a low, so are wait...

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I-Ride Trolley limited service hours are Mon-Wed: CLOSED | Thu-Sun: 8am – 10:30pm