Orlando, FL

Top 10 Things to Do at Disney Springs

Polka Dots and Pixie Dust

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 the 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.

Yoda Snack at Amorettes PatisseriePolka Dot Pixie Dust Blog

Amorette Patisserie

The resident luxury bakery on the 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 mini-figure.

Rise n Shine Brunch at Disney SpringsPolka Dot Pixie Dust Blog

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.

Bubble Waffles at AristocrepesPolka Dot Pixie Dust Blog

Cirque de Soleil

Cirque de Soleil welcomes a new show coming soon, featuring Disney animation and music inspiration. Drawn to Life is the newest collaboration between Cirque de Soleil and Walt Disney Animation Studios telling stories through the performance arts.

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 almost every night. With a wide variety of entertainment taking place across the four neighborhoods; Marketplace, The Landing, West Side, and Town Center, there's no shortage of things to do. For performers check the Disney Springs website.

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.

Top 10 Things to do at Disney SpringsPolka Dot Pixie Dust Blog

Comments / 0

Published by

We are Rochelle and Melanie. Sisters and Travelers. Sharing Disney Vacation Planning Tips, News, Resort, and Restaurants Reviews. Covering Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise, Disney Aulani, and more.

Orlando, FL

More from Polka Dots and Pixie Dust

Comments / 0