SANTA MONICA/WEST HOLLYWOOD—In honor of the 25th anniversary of the TV sitcom “Friends,” for a limited time, Santa Monica and West Hollywood will host pop-up coffee shops of the iconic “Central Perk Coffee & Tea,” starting from August 16 until August 23, running every day from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m.
The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf announced their collaboration with Warner Bros. to bring enthusiasts the opportunity to match their favorite “Friends” character’s personality to a signature drink, a “gram-worthy” set-up with the classic orange couch to recreate several famous scenes and the chance to win a trip to experience the Warner Bros. Studio Tour in Los Angeles where one will visit the Central Perk set of the hit television series.
Central Perk-inspired coffee and tea collectible retail products will also be available to purchase in-store and online, like mugs and coffee beans.
On the East Coast, visitors can join in on the experience with West Coast fans starting September 7. New Yorkers and tourists alike will have a chance to visit nine rooms made to look like a “Friends” episode, with one room dedicated to each of the six main characters.
To visit the pop-up inspired by the crew’s favorite coffee shop, no tickets or RSVP is required. It is open to the public and are first-come, first-serve basis. To take advantage of the week-long opportunity check out the following website.