Published: November 19, 2010 at 3:41 AMSO excited about this! I never liked Pleasure Island, and I'm glad to finally see the empty buildings go away. Downtown Disney will be all the more fun with these new additions. I can't wait!
Published: November 19, 2010 at 9:50 AMYawn....Can't they put at least one club where people can go and dance and have a few drinks. Hopefully one of the new restaurants will offer some kind of hybrid venue where a portion of the building turns into a lounge/club type of setting after a certain hour. Citywalk owns P.I.
Published: November 19, 2010 at 10:58 AMI hate to say this, but, the entire concept sounds very boring and outdated. Disney has been fighting to find their creative edge and has been failing. The entire concept sounds very cookie cutter. I like Disney and Universal both, but, Universal is actually fun and exciting, while Disney seems old and outdated. Disney needs to step up their game. It was a terrible plan to close down the clubs when they had nothing on the drawing board to replace them. I guess we will all have to wait and see if this plan pays off; as well as the expansion in the Magic Kingdom.
Published: November 19, 2010 at 11:49 AMI'd say add a club for sure, and even a piano bar, or come up with something even more innovative in the vein of a piano bar! C'mon Disney, you can do better than that!
Published: November 20, 2010 at 8:01 PMThe names "City Walk" and "Pleasure Island" instantly tell you what they are selling. WTF is a "Hyperion Wharf"? What does the word "hyperion" even mean? Who associates the word "wharf" with "pleasure and amusment" ? I've got a bad feeling about this.