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.


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


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.


We Have Paint Nights on I-Drive?! We Have Paint Nights on I-Drive?!

A new phenomenon is invading the country! Bars and restaurants are offering one-of-a-kind experiences to explore your creativity by painting the night away. Paint Nite embraces the serenity of calming strokes and vibrant colors, allowing you to feel like a modern-day Picasso. Guided by master artists, you’ll be set up for success to create an acrylic masterpiece! Whether you paint alone or with friends, you’ll enjoy the perfect mix of...

More Happenings

5 Sweet Spots on I-Drive

'Tis the season where we celebrate our favorite sweet treats! They are a part of our pastimes, special occasions..like trick or treating of course, and the way that we sweeten even the sourest of days. Since here on International Drive we’re all about indulging in the sweeter things in life, we have dedicated this time to tell you about the five sweetest spots on I-Drive ! Credit: FuzziwigCandyFactory.com Fuzziwig’s Candy Factory Fuz...

October Happenings

If you haven’t already fallen in love with the International Drive area, Fall is here and our calendar for October is full of events that you’re going to love being a part of! From Halloween festivities and community charities to events specifically made for foodies and craft beer fanatics, we’re heading into fall full speed, so make sure you buckle up because it’s going to be a crazy ride! Magical Dining is in full speed,...

Ladies Night on I-Drive

When was the last time you put your responsibilities on hold for a night and enjoyed a good time with your closest girlfriends? Well, luckily, there are tons of nightlife destinations that will prove to be an amazing night out for you and your friends, and also where you can save a few bucks with drink specials just for the ladies! So, open up that group chat and start planning your next ladies night out at one of these destinations! Credit: Blue...

Burger Bliss on I-Drive
Fine Wine and Craft Beers
Stop, Drop, and Laugh
Late Night Snacks