Time FrameCreature Comforts closing:
January 5, 2015
June 18, 2015
The Creature Comforts shop closed on January 5, 2015 and will be converted to a Starbucks. The new location soft opened on June 18, 2015, and officially re-opened on June 19, 2015.
June 19, 2015: Creature Comforts officially re-opened per the Disney Parks Blog.
June 18, 2015: Creature Comforts soft opened as a Starbucks location.
June 15, 2015: JamboEveryone.com has posted photos of the interior of the new location.
June 5, 2015: WDWMagic.com has reported that the new location is expected to open on June 18th, 2015
May 17, 2015: WDWThemeParks.com provided a photo construction update on the project.
March 28, 2015: WDWThemeParks.com has posted photos of the construction at Creature Comforts.
February 21, 2015: WDWMagic.com user WDWtraveler has posted photos of new construction walls around the former Creature Comforts building and adjoining Baby Care Center area.
February 13, 2015: WDWMagic.com user lnsemsf has reported that Creature Comforts is listed as closed on the refurbishment calendar through April 22nd. It's possible that April 23rd would be the opening date for Starbucks.
February 6, 2015: The Disney Parks Blog confirmed and concept art of the interior of the Creature Comforts Starbucks location.
January 16, 2015: WDWThemeParks.com has posted a photo update on the Creature Comfort Starbucks Rumor.
December 15, 2014: WDWMagic.com is reporting that Creature Comforts will have it's last day of operation on January 5, 2015. At that point it is expected to remain closed into June when it will re-open as a Starbucks location.
January 20, 2014: WDWMagic.com has reported that Creature Comforts will be converted to a quick service dining location in the future. It is expected to close in January of 2015.