(Lake Buena Vista, Fla.) December 11, 2017 –The Edison at Disney Springs will host a dazzling Grand Opening party on New Year’s Eve, showcasing its lavish Industrial Gothic-style, crave-worthy food and exceptional cocktails plus a truly spectacular lineup of world-class entertainment all within Central Florida’s newest entertainment hot-spot. The Edison’s doors will open at 7:30 p.m., allowing guests ample time to eat, drink and be merry, right up through a special midnight toast to ring in 2018. A fully immersive gastronomic experience, The Edison features multiple themed areas to explore, upstairs and down, and also includes a waterfront patio that overlooks Lake Buena Vista.
Tickets for The Edison’s New Year’s Eve Grand Opening are $150 and available to the first 350 lucky guests to purchase at the Patina Restaurant Group’s online store HERE. The ticket price includes tray-passed hors d’oeuvres, live-action food stations and a wide selection of beer, wine and spirits from 8 p.m until midnight; plus, a selection of coffee, desserts and a celebratory midnight toast to ring in the new year.
“The Edison is an exuberant, fantastic place and unlike anything currently available in all of Central Florida,” said Nick Valenti, CEO of Patina Restaurant Group. “We are opening our doors on New Year’s Eve for a once-in-a-lifetime celebration with music, live entertainment, and exceptional food and drinks.”
The Edison will be an awe-inspiring place for families to come throughout the day for delicious contemporary American fare and drinks combined with the best in service, all within its unique environment. At night, The Edison truly comes alive, and provides a sensory overload of entertainment that will include live musicians, dancers and aerialists – all of which will be on display during the New Year’s Eve Grand Opening.
Additional information and directions to purchase the NYE Grand Opening tickets can be found on The Edison’s Facebook page. Guests attending this event must be at least 21 years of age. Dress code applies. Men may wear slacks, jeans or dress shorts. No ball caps, sleeveless shirts or flip-flops are permitted.
The Edison at Disney Springs
A lavish “Industrial Gothic” –style restaurant, bar and nighttime destination, The Edison is famous for exceptionally good classic American food, craft cocktails and live entertainment including cabaret and music. With multiple levels and a performance space, The Edison is open for lunch and dinner. The menu is executed by Chef PJ Finneran, and consists of contemporary American fare such as Pork Belly Pops with a chile-brown sugar glaze, Crispy Fried Chicken with cast iron buttermilk biscuits and its signature The Edison Burger, a juicy combination of house-ground sirloin, shortrib and brisket, topped with Cabot cloth-bound cheddar, onion rings, smoked bacon, house pickles, lettuce, tomato, special sauce and served with hand-cut fries. The Edison’s beverage program places a huge focus on artfully crafted cocktails, interesting beer and wines and house-made punches, made to serve from two to 10 guests. The main room features a dance floor and stage, where each night The Edison will feature an eclectic lineup of live entertainment including musicians, aerialists and dancers. The Edison is open 11:30am-1am (Sunday-Wednesday) and 11:30 a.m.-2 a.m. (Thursday-Saturday). The Edison will be 21 years and older nightly starting at 9 p.m. The Edison offers discounts for Disney Annual Passholders, Disney Vacation Club members, Tables in Wonderland cardholders and Disney Cast Members. For more information visit TheEdisonFLA.com.
About Patina Restaurant Group
Patina Restaurant Group (www.patinagroup.com) is a bicoastal boutique company and leader in the premium segment of the restaurant industry. In New York, its portfolio features Lincoln Ristorante, STATE Grill and Bar at the Empire State Building, Stella 34 Trattoria at Macy’s Herald Square, The Sea Grill at Rockefeller Center, Brasserie 8 ½, The Grand Tier Restaurant at the Metropolitan Opera, La Fonda del Sol at Grand Central, Yellow Magnolia Café at Brooklyn Botanic Garden and The Rink at Rockefeller Center. Other East Coast properties include Tutto Italia Ristorante and Via Napoli at the Epcot World Showcase in Lake Buena Vista, Fla, and Morimoto Asia Orlando at Disney Springs.
On the West Coast its portfolio includes the renowned Los Angeles Times’ four-starred and Michelin-starred Patina Restaurant in Walt Disney Concert Hall, Café Pinot, Ray’s & Stark Bar, Catal, Tortilla Jo’s, Catal and Naples in Anaheim’s Downtown Disney District, Leatherby’s Cafe Rouge, and catering and food service in museums and cultural centers throughout California. For more information visit PatinaGroup.com.
About Disney Springs
Disney Springs is a one-of-a-kind retail, dining and entertainment district located in the heart of the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. With its namesake springs, beautiful open-air promenades and lakefront setting, Disney Springs evokes the charm of Florida waterfront towns at the turn of the 20th century. It’s also home to a collection of more than 150 shops and restaurants, including top-name retail brands, specialty boutiques and dining experiences created by celebrity and award-winning chefs. Located in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Disney Springs is open daily.