After Hours Entertainment District Coming To the Disney Magic

Disney Cruise Line's Original Ship, The Disney Magic is scheduled to go in for a dry dock refurbishment that is going to knock the socks off anyone who had seen her before. An amazing number of spaces are being completely redesigned to update technology, freshen the spaces, and add all new excitement to this classic ship. The adult only entertainment district is one of the areas that is being gutted and replace with some all new environments.

The Disney MagicThe Disney Magic

Let's take a look at what they've got in store for the "After Hours" entertainment district with the all-new line up of clubs and lounges. Designed with the sophisticated traveler in mind the new entertainment district brings a taste of big city nightlife to the high seas. According to senior creative vice president for Walt Disney Imagineering Joe Lanzisero "Each space has a different dynamic and feel to it, all with a certain energy level," says Lanzisero. "We want to offer an entire evening of clubbing in one convenient location."

O'Gills on the Disney Fantasy Is A Fan FavoriteO'Gills on the Disney Fantasy Is A Fan Favorite

Grown Up Guests on board the Disney Magic can start off with a perfect pint in the traditional Irish Pub with some modern-twists. A favorite of guests onboard the Disney Fantasy - O'Gills Pub is finding a second home on the Magic! This comfortable space will feature rich green accents and dark woods, with traditional barstools. Multiple video screens and a state of the art sound system will feature lively tunes and live televised athletic events. Both Imported and domestic draft beers and liquors offer guests countless libation options to wet their whistle such as the O'Gills Irish Cream.

Fathoms Night Club Concept ArtFathoms Night Club Concept Art

Adults looking to dance the night away and experience the mystery of the oceans can head over to Fathoms Night Club. This celebration of the sea will utilize special effects, lighting and sound to create a calm atmosphere early in the evening before turning up the excitement later at night. A multi-purpose venue this exciting and unique space with feature comedy and cabaret in the early evening before turning to bright lights and bass beats of a high-energy dance club.

Joe shared that "The ocean can sometimes be very calm and sometimes be filled with some big excitement," Lanzisero says. "That's the variety of experiences we wanted to create with Fathoms."

Keys Piano Bar Concept ArtKeys Piano Bar Concept Art

For adults looking to unwind in a more low-key nighttime experience there is Keys Piano Bar is the refined environment just for them. A relaxing venue to while away the evening with a cocktail and conversation, while the soft sounds of a piano player entertain in the background. This upscale and elegant lounge offers a mid century modern retreat that the rat pack itself would feel comfortable in.

But you don't have to take my word for it. Check out this informative video from Disney Cruise Line!

When the sun goes down the fun comes up for grown ups on the Disney Cruise Line, and the Disney Magic's brand new After Hours entertainment district is sure to delight grown ups looking to sail away for some fantastic fun. The fabulously detailed adult only are part of what makes the Disney Cruise Line a true gem of the industry.

I can't wait to set sail next year and experience all the wonderful details Disney has in store. Have you sailed on the Disney Magic before? Are you looking forward to these exciting dry dock enhancements? Leave a comment and let us know!

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