Disney Springs

Last Updated on: March 17th, 2023

disney springs walt disney worldDisney Springs is a major shopping, dining and entertainment complex at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. It opened on March 22, 1975 as the Lake Buena Vista Shopping Village and had a number of name and themeing changes along the way (including its stretch as Downtown Disney) until it officially became Disney Springs on September 29, 2015.


The complex is comprised of four different areas:

  • Marketplace
  • The Landing
  • Town Center
  • West Side


1486 Buena Vista Dr, Lake Buena Vista, Florida 32830

Articles, Features and Directory Items:

Here is your complete guide to Walt Disney World’s Disney Springs including attractions, restaurants, shows and rides past, present and future. As always, new pieces are added to this collection regularly.

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In the News

  • Corkcicle Shop Coming This Spring to Disney Springs, March 17, 2023
  • Disney Springs UGG Store Closing Permanently Next Week, February 11, 2023
  • New Mobile Order Locations at Disney Springs Added to My Disney Experience App, January 26, 2023
  • Sosa Family Cigar Co. to permanently close at Disney Springs, December 31, 2022
  • Here’s An Updated Look At Walt Disney World Resort’s Reopening Times As Tropical Storm Nicole Departs, November 10, 2022
  • Disney World, Universal Studios Orlando Under State Of Emergency Due To Subtropical Storm Nicole, November 8, 2022
  • Disney unwraps full details for the 2022 holidays at Walt Disney World – Jingle Bell Jingle Bam! and Castle Dreamlights do not return, October 6, 2022
  • Walt Disney World to reopen theme parks and Disney Springs in phases starting Friday, September 29, 2022
  • Walt Disney World to reopen theme parks and Disney Springs in phases starting Friday,
  • Walt Disney World announces closures due to the arrival of Hurricane Ian, September 27, 2022
  • Florida Governor Declares State of Emergency for Portions of Walt Disney World Ahead of Tropical Depression Nine, September 24, 2022
  • Tropical Depression 9 Expected to Hit Florida’s Gulf Coast as Hurricane Ian,
  • Laser Projection Comes to AMC DINE-IN Disney Springs 24, September 2, 2022
  • Chicken Guy! at Disney Springs opens its newly expanded indoor seating area, August 6, 2022
  • New Car Locator Feature Coming To My Disney Experience And Disneyland Apps, July 12, 2022
  • Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, Holiday Favorites Return to Disney World, June 24, 2022
  • Walt Disney World Restaurants Increase Side Dish Prices by 50%, June 19, 2022
  • Signage Added for New ‘Summer House on the Lake’ Restaurant Ahead of Construction in Disney Springs, June 15, 2022
  • Disney’s Minnie Van Service returns to Walt Disney World on June 29, June 8, 2022
  • Meta Quest Star Wars Virtual Reality Experience coming to The NBA Experience building at Disney Springs, May 1, 2022
  • Walt Disney World opens a new ice cream favorite – Salt & Straw Disney Springs, April 22, 2022
  • DeSantis Targets Walt Disney World With Special Legislative Session to Get Rid of Reedy Creek, April 20, 2022
  • Minnie Vans Returning to Service at Walt Disney World This Summer, March 25, 2022
  • Painting Begins at Salt & Straw in Preparation for Opening at Disney Springs, March 24, 2022
  • Walt Disney World Resort Named Most Popular Tourist Destination On TikTok, March 19, 2022
  • Disney Springs’ Cookes of Dublin has Received a Makeover, March 18, 2022
  • New Spring 2022 Food: Best Bites at Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort, March 15, 2022
  • Larger-than-Life Experiences from Disney and Pixar’s ‘Turning Red’ Coming to Disney Parks, March 9, 2022
  • Local Green Orlando Food Truck Coming to Disney Springs, March 4, 2022
  • BREAKING: Face Masks Optional at Walt Disney World Starting February 17, February 15, 2022
  • Sweet Indulgences, Enchanting Experiences Make Valentine’s Day Special at Walt Disney World Resort, February 10, 2022
  • Disney Travel Company Offering Private Transport to Walt Disney World as Vacation Package Add-on, January 30, 2022
  • New Train Transportation to Disney World Will Begin Its Testing Soon, January 18, 2022
  • Walt Disney World Raising Prices on Nearly All Snacks, Food, Soft Drinks, and Alcoholic Beverages, January 14, 2022
  • NEW Hotel Coming to Disney Springs Area is Now Accepting Reservations!, January 7, 2022
  • The Boathouse’s Water Taxi is for sale on Facebook Marketplace, December 15, 2021
  • Kendra Scott Retail Location Coming to Disney Springs in Spring 2022, December 14, 2021
  • Christmas Tree Stroll Returns to Disney Springs, November 8, 2021
  • Vaccinated Disney World Cast Members no longer required to wear masks indoors on November 8th, November 6, 2021
  • Cirque Du Soleil Store in Disney Springs is now open,
  • Disney World Wi-Fi May Soon Receive a HUGE Upgrade, October 27, 2021
  • A Popular Form of Transportation is BACK at Disney’s Old Key West Resort!, October 4, 2021
  • Kate Hudson’s Fabletics is Now Open in Disney Springs, September 24, 2021
  • Jump into Wow with Disney Junior Limited Time Pop-Up featuring Mickey and Spidey at Disney Springs, September 11, 2021
  • The Show Goes On! Cirque du Soleil & Disney Announce Ticket On-Sale Date for Drawn to Life at Disney Springs, August 18, 2021
  • BREAKING: Masks Once Again Required Indoors at Walt Disney World, Disneyland Resort Starting 7/30, July 29, 2021
  • First ‘Disney Fab 50’ Sculpture Revealed for 50th Anniversary of Walt Disney World Resort, More Special Unveilings Coming, July 15, 2021
  • Disney Confirms Disney Dining Plan is returning soon to Disney World, July 1, 2021
  • ‘The World’s Most Magical Celebration’ Begins Oct. 1 at Walt Disney World Resort, June 23, 2021
  • Walt Disney World Lifts Outdoor Face Mask Requirements, May 15, 2021