While Vivoli il Gelato was originally supposed to reopen on May 22nd, the spot ran into some issues and it has remained closed this whole time!
After being shuttered for many months, Florida is well into Phase One of its gradual reopening.
Just yesterday, we saw several third-party restaurants and shops resume business at Disney Springs and last week Universal Studios’ CityWalk took its first reopening steps. But while Disney and Universal-owned hotels and theme parks will remain closed until further notice, some vacation rental properties in the area have just been given the green light to start reopening.
As Disney Springs gets ready to begin its gradual reopening next week, we’ve just confirmed another restaurant will be reopening soon.
Much of Florida has been in Phase One of the reopening of the state’s economy as of May 4th. However, when Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced that Florida would begin reopening — which includes businesses such as retail stores and restaurants — three counties that have been most impacted by the current health situation were excluded from the reopening.
These three counties were Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach Counties. However, at a press conference today Governor DeSantis has announced that Miami-Dade and Broward can now join the rest of the state in Phase One. [Read more…]
As we’ve been compiling a list of which Disney Springs restaurants we’re expecting to reopen on May 20th, we’ve also been checking in on several retail locations.
In addition to American Threads, we’ve just received confirmation Free People will be one of the first shops to reopen on May 20th as part of Disney Springs’ gradual reopening plan.
In our efforts to keep you as informed as possible with which Disney Springs restaurants will be reopening on May 20th, we’re also keeping you in the loop with those that are not.
Today, a representative from Jaleo by José Andrés told us they are currently formulating a plan for their tentative reopening which is “still to be determined.”
UPDATE 5/17: Joffrey’s Coffee and Tea Company announced they will operate from 10AM to 10PM on May 20th.
Last week, we started compiling a list of third-party restaurants that will be reopening when Disney Springs resumes some of its operations on May 20th.
And now we’ve just received confirmation from another business that plans to reopen as part of Disney Springs’ gradual reopening.
Yesterday we shared that custodial Disney Cast Members have been called back to work at Disney Springs since the location will begin partially reopening on May 20th. We have also been able to confirm a few of the restaurants that will be reopening on May 20th.
And now it appears that several additional locations will be reopening by June 1st!
Now that Governor Ron DeSantis has delivered his guidelines for Phase One to reopen Florida, Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings is expected to discuss his strategy on Friday.
Governor Ron DeSantis gave the announcement yesterday that starting May 4th, Florida restaurants and retail stores could resume regular business but with a 25% indoor occupancy.