Disney Springs is always bustling. This epicenter of shopping, dining and unique experiences in Orlando, Florida is just one way to enjoy all Disney has to offer without a park ticket. But it’s not just home to Disney! You can find well-known retailers, acclaimed restaurateurs and more. Here’s our Disney Springs top 10 for your next visit.
World of Disney Store
The largest Disney store on property, World of Disney carries many things you would find in the parks, as well as favorites from shopDisney.com. An excellent place to browse for your next souvenir, gifts or just to see what’s new, this shop will have everything you can think of for the Disney fan and more.
Earl of Sandwich
If there’s a restaurant with a line out the door it’s this one. Especially on the weekends. Laying claim as the inventor of the sandwich, the Earl of Sandwich carries a cult following along with pretty good sandwiches. They have a holiday turkey sandwich that feels like Thanksgiving, avocado and chicken and veggie options too. Grab a mac and cheese side and you’ve got a quick, budget-friendly lunch you can add to your day.
Home to all things essential, this Japanese import features all the wardrobe classics you may need while on vacation. Including Heattech clothing, perfect for those unexpectedly freezing Florida nights. You can also find specialty Disney tees for kids and adults if you need any last-minute matching shirts for your day in the parks.
The resident luxury bakery on property, Amorette’s has classic Mickey hat dome cakes, delicate treats and even champagne. If you’re looking for an extra special dessert or somewhere to grab the latest disney-inspired dessert creation, you’ll find it here.
The Lego Store
Offering opportunities to play with Legos, scope out the newest Lego sets or speak with a Lego expert can all happen at The Lego Store. This interactive store is a great break from the shopping and eating that happens all day at Disney Springs. Be sure to stop in. You can even create your very own custom Lego minifigure.
Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’
On weekends you can experience the Rise and Shine Brunch at Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’. One of the best restaurants on property, the staff love sharing the Art Smith story, harvest ingredients locally and create the most wonderful southern foods. Chicken and donuts anyone? Even those with allergies can count on a personalized dining experience here.
Home to bubble waffles and crepes made with nutella, what’s not to like? With portion sizes at Artistocrepes that require two people, you’ll be sure to leave satisfied. Flavors like nutella with banana, pretzels with caramel, s’mores and more means there is something for everyone. An excellent treat if you’re heading to Disney Springs with a sweet tooth.
Cirque de Soleil
Cirque de Soleil welcomes a new show featuring Disney animation and music inspiration. Drawn to Life is the newest collaboration between Cirque de Soleil and Walt Disney Animation Studios. Coming to Disney Springs in April, this new show will be yet another reason to head to Disney Springs in 2020.
Splitsville Luxury Lanes
Bowling can be pretty cool in the right atmosphere. Splitsville acts as the Disney Springs location for date night and for afternoons when you need something different. Thankfully you can find great food here, and a bar. Plus, if you’re traveling with a spouse who would rather be anywhere but shopping, Splitsville Luxury Lanes is a great place to drop off the boys and get on with important shopping needs.
Late Night at Disney Springs
One of the unique elements of Disney Springs is the inclusion of live entertainment most every night. With a wide variety of entertainment taking place across the four neighborhoods; Marketplace, The Landing, West Side, and in Town Center, there’s no shortage of things to do. For performers check the Disney Springs website. Update: Entertainment has not yet been reintroduced. Check out this page for details about what is open at Disney Springs.
Top 10 Things to Do at Disney Springs
With so much to do at Disney Springs you will need a map to help you find your way around. Whether you’re tackling one of our Disney Springs top 10 or off on adventures with the Aerophile hot air balloon ride, s’mores making at The Ganachery or more shopping at Tren-D, there is something for everyone.