DISNEY SPRINGS ‒ This mega outdoor lifestyle center rolls shopping, entertainment and dining into one. Visitors will find the world’s largest Disney store, retail stores, themed restaurants and bars, Cirque du Soleil, a bowling alley, movie theater, water taxis, attractions and more. Free admission and free parking. www.disneysprings.com. 1486 E. Buena Vista Drive, 407.939.6244.
DISNEY’S BOARDWALK‒ Created in the theme of Atlantic City’s famous stretch, the Boardwalk offers a sports bar, piano sing-along bar and dance club, as well as restaurants and shops. www.disneyworld. com. 2101 N. Epcot Resorts Blvd., 407.939.5277.
DOWNTOWN ORLANDO ‒ From world-class performances at the Dr. Phillips Center to celebrated fine dining options, upscale boutique hotels, eclectic shopping and the area’s best bar scene, Downtown Orlando is dynamic and alive year-round. Church Street and Wall Street are popular areas for the younger crowd while Lake Eola and Thornton Park offer weekly events and farmers markets for visitors of all ages. www.downtownorlando.com. 400 S. Orange Ave., 407.246.2555.
INTERNATIONAL DRIVE ‒ This stretch between Universal and SeaWorld is a hub for nightlife and entertainment for adults or the whole family. Find dinner shows, game centers, night clubs or relaxed pubs, especially concentrated around the I-Drive 360 and Pointe Orlando.
UNIVERSAL CITYWALK‒ Think Times Square Orlando style. At this free entertainment complex just outside Universal’s theme parks, find an electric mix of clubs such as Hard Rock Café, Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville, Red Coconut, The Groove and Rising Star. 11 am-2 am. No admission fee, but cover charges apply. www.universalorlando.com. 6000 Universal Blvd., 407.363.8000.