TORONTO, ON. July 14, 2022 —After successful runs in New York City, Boston, Chicago, Atlanta, Dallas, Phoenix and Washington D.C., the wildly popular The FRIENDS Experience is making its international debut in Toronto today, Thursday, July 14, 2022 and will run until January 2, 2023.
Originally created for the show’s 25th anniversary, fans can celebrate their favourite friends and revisit some of the series’ most iconic moments with this interactive experience created by Superfly X, Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment and Warner Bros. Television Group.
“The One in Toronto” is be located at Yorkdale Shopping Centre at 3401 Dufferin St. Tickets available exclusively at www.FriendsTheExperience.com/Toronto.
Voted a 10 Best New Attraction by USA Today and included in CNN’s 12 Best Immersive Experiences around the world, The FRIENDS Experience features12 nostalgia-packed rooms and activations including Monica’s kitchen and the iconic FRIENDS fountain.
The interactive space provides opportunities to explore the show’s history and re-create your favourite moments including peeking around Rachel and Monica’s purple door, relaxing in Chandler and Joey’s recliner, or helping Ross with the infamous sofa pivot. And of course, the space will feature a re-created Central Perk with the legendary orange couch.
An onsite FRIENDS retail store featuring exclusive products will also be open to both ticketed and non-ticketed guests.“We are looking forward to the debut of The FRIENDS Experience in Canada,” said Stacy Moscatelli, Co-President and Chief Strategy Officer of Superfly X. “FRIENDS fans in Toronto and those visiting the area will be able to step inside the world of the iconic series, relive their favourite moments and celebrate the show unlike ever before.”
The FRIENDS Experience will be open in Toronto from July 14, 2022 through January 2, 2023. Hours are posted on the website at www.FriendsTheExperience.com/Toronto.
Timed entry tickets are available starting at $35.50plustaxes and fees. Private access tickets are also available for groups of up to six or 10 guests. These tickets allow fans to visit the space in the morning before general ticketholders arrive as well as ensure maximum social distancing between groups for a more private experience.
To ensure a safe environment for all staff and guests, The FRIENDS Experience remains “Monica Clean” and plans to continue COVID-19 protocols throughout the space including, but not limited to social distancing, recommending masks and thorough cleaning and sanitization measures. Learn more about the enhanced cleaning and safety measures as well as additional experience details at www.FriendsTheExperience.com/Health-and-Safety.
Lead photo Central Perk, The Friends Experience, Yorkdale Shopping Centre, photo by Superfly X