Disney Springs

Disney Springs Enters Phase 2 of Reopening

This morning, Disney Springs entered phase 2 of the reopening process.  In this phase, Disney owned stores, shops and restaurants are now open including “World of Disney” which is the largest of all souvenir shops on any of the Disney properties in Florida. At last check (around 11:30am) there were healthy crowds and an approximate

Disney Trip Update

Universal Orlando has announced an opening date! Now the waiting game for those of us that have Disney vacations scheduled for this Summer begins.  We originally had scheduled our vacation for April, but Covid-19 took care of that.  Beginning of May it was looking as though Disney would be reopening the parks in Orlando sometime

NBA Experience Opens at Disney Springs

Without much fanfare or hoopla as with other experiences on the Disney properties, the NBA Experience is now open in Disney Springs. The NBA Experience is an interactive basketball experience for guests where they can test their basketball skills. The NBA Experience takes over the space formerly occupied by Disney Quest which was an interactive

Disney Springs Now Offering Preferred Parking

On June 1, preferred parking became available at Disney Springs Grapefruit and Lemon lots for $10.  Both lots are surface lots and, as of now, the parking garages are still free parking and valet parking is available in the West End near the Orange Garage for $20, plus gratuity. Disney started offering Preferred Parking at

Disney Springs Wolfgang Puck’s Grand Cafe Closing

Wolfgang Puck’s Grand Cafe is closing their restaurant located in Disney Springs.  The restaurant is owned and operated by Chicago-based Levy Restaurants and is located in the Westend Section of Disney Springs. A new Wolfgang Puck restaurant is currently under construction in the Town Square section of Disney Springs, but does not have a opening

Show Drones Light Up the Skies During the Holidays at Disney Springs

Disney recently received approval to fly drones or unmanned aircraft from the FAA over Disney property which is currently a “No Fly Zone” for any aircraft.  Disney Parks YouTube channel released this short preview of how Disney will use this approval for a Christmas show at Disney Springs.

Reservations for Disney Springs’ Planet Hollywood Observatory

  Planet Hollywood Observatory at Disney Springs will be opening soon and reservations can now be made for December 1st and beyond. The restaurant closed earlier this year for a full makeover to better fit into the storyline of Disney Springs. The observatory theme will be carried into the inside, with stars and constellations on the ceiling, just like you’ve stepped

Third parking garage in the works for Disney Springs

A third parking garage is in the works for Disney Springs. The Reedy Creek Improvement District on Wednesday authorized its staff to pursue some conceptual architectural and engineering designs including a third garage on the south side of Buena Vista Drive across from the Lime garage. “The size of the parking garage has not been

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