Disney-owned and operated shops at Disney Springs will open May 27th according to The Hollywood Reporter.

What’s Happening:

  • The Hollywood Reporter has shared some updates on the phased reopening of Disney Springs, which starts May 20th with select operating participants.
  • The report states that the second phase of Disney Springs reopening will begin 7 days later on May 27th with Disney retail shops and eateries, including World of Disney.
  • This date was given by Eric Clinton, president of UNITE HERE, Local 362.
  • Guests and Cast Members/Employees at Disney Springs will be required to wear face masks, with Disney providing three per Cast Member.
  • Guests will go through temperature checks before entering Disney Springs.
  • Plexiglass dividers have been installed at registers.
  • Cast Members are unable to swipe a credit card for a Guest, they will have to do it themselves.
  • Custodial Cast Members will frequently clean high-touch surfaces.
  • The report also states that Disney has developed new health and safety global training programs for Cast Members and will hold monthly safety meetings with involvement from the unions.
  • For more updates on when certain restaurants are reopening at Disney Springs, be sure to check out our filterable and searchable list.