Hard Rock Hotel’s Velvet Sessions, Orlando’s only rock ‘n’ roll cocktail party, combines happy hour and live music from some of hottest rock bands. Save $6 when you purchase tickets online for $29 ($35 at the door), and it includes complimentary valet parking, free specialty drinks, finger foods and warm-up tunes from 6:30 p.m. until show time.
When: Last Thursday of every month starting at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando
5800 Universal Blvd. in Orlando
Cost: $29 when you purchase tickets online