Celebrate the Holidays at Buena Vista Street and Downtown Disney District


Phased Reopening of the Downtown Disney District

Phased Reopening of the Downtown Disney District

As the most wonderful time of the year rapidly approaches, one slice of good news is that the Downtown Disney District will begin a phased re-opening for many of its shops and restaurants on November 19th, making it the perfect place for you and your family to celebrate the holidays!

Beginning November 19th, guests are welcome to come back to the Downtown Disney District where an expansion of shopping and dining experiences, including the World of Disney store will be extended onto Buena Vista Street.

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Disneyland Resort has implemented new health and safety measures based on guidance and advice provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other governmental authorities.

When visiting the Downtown Disney District, guests can expect:

  • Parking at the Simba Lot only and clearly defined entrances to the Downtown Disney District
  • Temperature screenings prior to entry
  • Face coverings are required for Guests ages 2 and older
  • Physical distancing measures, including physically-distanced queues and seating, and physical barriers at select locations
  • Temporary operations modifications, including reduced hours at select locations and the suspension of entertainment offerings and high-touch interactive areas
  • An increased focus on cleaning and sanitation, including the addition of hand-washing stations and hand sanitizers in key areas

Some of the restaurants that will be reopened for guests include:

Asian Street Eats

Savor delish Asian dishes from celebrity chef Hung Huynh at the Downtown Disney District.

Naples Ristorante e Bar

Celebrate the charm, cuisine and spirit of southern Italy at this classic Neapolitan eatery.

Black Tap Craft Burgers & Shakes

Feast on burgers, CrazyShake™ milkshakes and other tasty plates at this luncheonette-style eatery!

Salt & Straw

Try taste-provoking ice cream at a family-run scoop shop featuring handmade, small-batch, seasonal flavors made with local ingredients—now in the Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort.

More Dining

Enjoy a quick bite at an open-air café, sip handcrafted cocktails, indulge in gourmet cupcakes or savor an exquisite sit-down dinner—there’s something to please most every palate!

And if you need to get started on shopping for presents, many stores will also be open for guests, including:

California Sole

Discover iconic footwear for the entire family in an impressive variety of colors and sizes.

World of Disney

Find all things Disney at this interactive store overflowing with toys, apparel, souvenirs and collectibles.

Disneyland Resort Backlot Premiere Shop

Find collections of themed merchandise inside the newly transformed Stage 17, accessible from the Downtown Disney District.

Disney Home

Explore an emporium offering seasonally curated home décor, gadgets and other goodies!

More Shopping

Browse boutiques for must-have apparel and accessories, discover amazing art collectibles and pamper yourself with wondrous bath and body products.

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