What's there to do when you're not in the Parks or it's way after dark? Day or night at Downtown Disney area, choose from dining with dinosaurs to a distinctly Disney shopping extravaganza to catching incredible live music and shows! Divided into 3 sections—Downtown Disney West Side, Downtown Disney Marketplace and Pleasure Island—Downtown Disney area is an ever-changing destination committed to keeping the experiences exciting and new.
Downtown Disney West Side
Downtown Disney West Side showcases top-notch restaurants, a 24-screen AMC Pleasure Island movie theater, and other uncommon shops. Check our newest attraction - Characters in Flight operated by Aérophile - takes you up in a giant tethered balloon 400 feet above Downtown Disney Area! Ascend in the sky for approximately 8 to 10 minutes and experience a breathtaking, 360–degree view of Walt Disney World Resort. Discover La Nouba™ by Cirque Du Soleil, where daring acrobatics and imagination amaze children and adults alike. Buy your tickets today at 407-939-9600 or stop by the Cirque du Soleil® box office. Plus, DisneyQuest Indoor Interactive theme park, a one-of-a-kind gaming experience.
Downtown Disney Marketplace
Downtown Disney Marketplace provides an appealing place to take a break from Disney Theme Parks and Water Parks—especially if you're in search of Disney merchandise. Check out the largest Disney character store in the world. Or discover some of our newest merchandise stores such as TrenD and Disney Design-a-Tee by Hanes. Or, for more of a respite, relax and dine at a lakeside restaurant.
Enjoy a brand new mix of shopping and dining experiences at Pleasure Island as it is transformed through 2012. Raglan Road Irish Pub & Bar, Fuego by Sosa Cigars, Paradiso 37, Curl by Sammy Duval, Orlando Harley-Davidson, and outdoor food and beverage locations that remain open during the transition.