Could this BE any bigger? ‘Friends’ attraction coming to MGM Grand in Las Vegas

Could this BE any bigger? ‘Friends’ attraction coming to MGM Grand in Las Vegas

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  • Christopher Lawrence, Las Vegas Review-Journal
June 13, 2024 8:16 PM
  • Christopher Lawrence, Las Vegas Review-Journal

Central Perk. Monica’s apartment. That fountain she and the others were always splashing around in during the opening credits.

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Re-creations of those and other sets, along with original props and costumes, will be there for you, ready to fill up your Instagram, when “The ‘Friends’ Experience” opens this year at the MGM Grand.

A touring version has visited 22 cities in eight countries, but the Las Vegas attraction will be just the third permanent one, following the original location in New York and the one that will open this summer in London.

“Vegas really has everything that we look for in a new market in terms of audience, visitors, entertainment, attractions,” says Stacy Moscatelli, CEO of Original X Productions, which produces the attraction.