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The Best Happy Hour Spots to Check Out at Directions North America 2023

Updated: May 9, 2023

For those unfamiliar with the event, Directions North America 2023 is where Microsoft Dynamics channel partners can meet and collaborate. The four-day event features expert speakers, hands-on computer workshops, and networking opportunities.

Directions North America 2023

Check out the preliminary schedule to get an idea of what you can expect. You can also preview some of the exciting sessions you can look forward to at Sessions by Track.

Haven’t registered for Directions North America 2023 yet? You can do so right here.

The Directions North America 2023 conference is at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Resort, Orlando, Florida, April 16-19. The hotel features some fun and adventurous attractions for the whole family. What's more, it’s conveniently located near the many main attractions and world-class shopping Orlando offers.

If you’re looking for a place to enjoy a meal and some cocktails, there is no shortage of places to satisfy even the pickiest of eaters.

So, continue reading to find the local hot spots with a Happy Hour because who doesn’t love a good Happy Hour?

Peace, Love, and Happiness Hour! – Where to find the local hotspots that offer Happy Hour Deals

After a full and info-packed day, why not head out with some people and enjoy a few drinks and appetizers? It’s a great way to share information learned at the conference and connect with like-minded people. No matter your vibe, Orlando has you covered. Here are some Happy Hour hotspots close to the Directions North America conference.

  • Kitty O’Sheas – If you want to let loose and enjoy some fun and games, Kitty O’Sheas is the place to go. With a menu featuring a variety of appetizers and pub food, you can find something tasty to satisfy your hunger at any hour of the day. After the conference, head over to Kitty O’Sheas and enjoy Happy Hour deals from 11:00 pm to 1:00 am. There’s fun for everyone, with live entertainment and a games room equipped with pool tables, darts, and video games. The televisions around the bar ensure you can stay current on your team’s latest score. And if you’re feeling like a rock star, you can sing your heart out on stage during karaoke nights.

  • Frankie Farrell’s Pub and GrilleLocated in the Lake Buena Vista Resort Village and Spa, Frankie Farrell’s Pub and Grille offers Happy Hour deals on drinks after 10:00 pm. Here you can get your typical Irish fare, offering fish and chips, pot pies, bangers and mash, and a perfect stout Guinness.

  • Tavern at the Creek– If you’re up for an Uber ride, Tavern at the Creek has you covered any day of the week with daily specials to fill your belly with food and drink. Offering Sushi Happy Hour daily from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm and your daily Happy Hour on drinks from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. And, if you're still in town on Wednesday, you might want to enjoy Whiskey Wednesday!

Arriving early or sticking around for the weekend? If so, there are a few places worth noting for their Friday afternoon Happy Hour offerings. After your cocktails, you could enjoy a nice dinner. The menus look great!

  • STK Steakhouse – Offering a little bit of everything, including fresh fish, seafood, chicken, lamb, and beef, this steakhouse has a mouth-watering meal to please anyone. Enjoy a variety of Happy Hour cocktails, wine, and appetizers from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm on Friday. You can reserve a table here.

  • Landry’s Seafood House – You can enjoy Happy Hour drinks and appetizers at this family-friendly restaurant on Friday from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. With its sumptuous fresh fish and seafood offerings, Landry’s is the perfect spot to get a taste of the Gulf Coast! Reservations are recommended but not mandatory. You can book a table here.

  • Bahama Breeze – Feeling tropical? Head over to Bahama Breeze to enjoy cocktails and half prices appetizers on Friday from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Bahama Breeze will fire up your taste buds by offering a variety of seafood, fish, meat, and Jamaican Jerk dishes. Feel the rhythm of the music and listen to a live band playing a mix of reggae, Caribbean, or contemporary tunes. You can reserve an indoor table here. However, outdoor seating on the deck is first come, first served.

Enjoy Directions North America – and Orlando! The Marketeery Team hopes to see you there.

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