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AMC Downtown Disney 24 Preview Night for The Disney Blog readers

Hey Orlando area peeps. Want to take in a free movie and try the new Dine-In service at the AMC Downtown Disney 24 Theater before it opens to the public on May 16th? Then check out this special offer for … Continue reading

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Dining comes to Pleasure Island AMC Theatres at Downtown Disney

Last night I went to Downtown Disney’s AMC Theatres to catch the 8:30 PM showing of THOR on the big ETX screen in 3D (short review: It’s a great superhero flick. See the movie, don’t bother with 3D). I arrived … Continue reading

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Hyperion Wharf announced to replace Pleasure Island

The once popular Pleasure Island section of Downtown Disney had fallen on hard times. attendance was low, employees were being let go, and even its once-popular nightly New Years Eve celebration had lost some of its magic. Add a few … Continue reading

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Disney files permits to Raze Parts of Pleasure Island

The status of Pleasure Island has been of much debate in Disney fan circles. The general consensus among fans is that Adventurer’s Club should come back ASAP, but that’s about as likely as Disney offering free admission to the Magic … Continue reading

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Portobello at Downtown Disney Remakes its Image & Menu (plus a recipe!)

Those who were following my short tweetfest from Downtown Disney last night probably caught my mention of the new look, and lovely scent, of Portobello. The restaurant, which sits between Pleasure Island and the Downtown Disney Marketplace, has recently completed … Continue reading

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