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Morimoto Asia to bring Japanese master chef’s pan-Asian flair to Disney Springs

Back in the day, when the clubs at Pleasure Island at Downtown Disney attracted huge crowds to the dance floor, there was no more exciting place to be than inside Mannequins. A multi-story space that bridged the upper and lower … Continue reading

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Downtown Disney Transforming into Disney Springs – October 2014 Construction Update

Here’s our latest look at the progress on converting Downtown Disney into Disney Springs. Lots of work going on near the Marketplace, the area of Pleasure Island that will become “The Landing,” and even on the Westside. The Parking garage … Continue reading

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Disney Springs “The Landing” – New Shopping and Dining District Opening in 2015

Among the many things announced by Walt Disney World yesterday, was the first new area of Downtown Disney to open as part of its transformation into Disney Springs. “The Landing” will be set by the water front and feature nationally … Continue reading

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Downtown Disney Construction Update

Construction on the Disney Springs transformation of Downtown Disney is now underway in earnest. Get ready for a maze of walls, some extra time to get to your destination from the parking lot, and the occasional interruption from construction crews. … Continue reading

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Living Statues attract Crowds at Downtown Disney

With all the clubs in Pleasure Island shuttered, Disney has moved the nightly entertainment out onto the sidewalks with bands, magicians, and even living statues. Turns out, the living statues are pretty popular. Families stop and watch as the statue … Continue reading

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