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Planet Hollywood to close for 6 months, layoff 468 employees

As was previously announced Planet Hollywood will close to become Planet Hollywood Observatory, a four-story astronomy themed restaurant at Disney Springs. They’re planning to do this in 6 months, but unfortunately that will result in the layoff of 468 employees around mid-January. Really, this should… Read More »Planet Hollywood to close for 6 months, layoff 468 employees

Morimoto Asia Brings An Amazing Fine Dining Experience to Walt Disney World

Morimoto Asia, the first pan-Asian restaurant from Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto in a collaboration with the Patina Restaurant Group, opened Wednesday, September 30 at Disney Springs. But the night before, I attended a media preview headlined by Morimoto himself, and it was spectacular. The event… Read More »Morimoto Asia Brings An Amazing Fine Dining Experience to Walt Disney World

Disney Springs official renaming ceremony

On Sept. 29, 2015, Walt Disney World officially changed the name of Downtown Disney to Disney Springs, an important milestone in the ongoing transformation of the shopping, dining and entertainment district located inside the resort. We have the ceremony highlights and an interview with Keith… Read More »Disney Springs official renaming ceremony

The Landing at Disney Springs Gets New Boat Dock

Along with the debut of Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar at Disney Springs, another surprise was revealed when the construction walls came down: The Landing has a boat dock again for Disney’s free water transportation. The ramp to the boats sits between Paradiso 37’s outdoor patio,… Read More »The Landing at Disney Springs Gets New Boat Dock

Custom Disney Smart Phone Cases on Demand arrives at Disneyland

Beginning today Disneyland’s D Street in the Downtown Disney District will offer D-Tech on Demand personalized Disney smart phone cases. This same technology has been available at the Marketplace Co-Op in Disney Springs Marketplace and has been very popular with guests. The Disneyland location will… Read More »Custom Disney Smart Phone Cases on Demand arrives at Disneyland