Take a look at the big changes in the Downtown Disney district – NBC Los Angeles
Disneyland is an ever-evolving idea, its founder said (on the contrary, Walt Disney said the iconic theme park “would never be finished,” a prediction that remains true to this day).
This forward thinking applies to several aspects in and around The Happiest Place on Earth, including Downtown Disney District, the shopping, dining and entertainment destination that debuted at Disneyland Resort in 2001.
New shops, restaurants, and attractions regularly popped up in the bustling neighborhood, and occasionally went out on bikes, and visitors became accustomed to finding new offerings dotting the neighborhood.
But the updates currently taking place at Downtown Disney are significantly larger than in the past, with the demolition of AMC Downtown Disney 12 and the redesign of the section at the western end of the district, near the Disneyland hotel.
To give guests a better idea of what to expect, Disneyland Resort shared several renders on April 28, 2022, including one showing a new entrance for Ralph Brennan’s Jazz Kitchen, a retro scene, and a Pixar-inspired refresh for one of the hotels. hotels.