Get ready for Parques Reunidos to open Lionsgate Entertainment City on 42nd street and 8th Avenue. The wrap venue will offer elements of Lionsgate, such a a Mad Men themed “dining and lounge experience”; a Hunger Games flying simulator attraction, a Divergent themed obstacle course; the John Wick: Chapter Two shooting ride where fans go head-to-head with a series of assailants; a 4D film and live theater; and virtual reality entertainment, including a Nerve VR motorcycle experience. Also look for a Lionsgate Café, the Hunger Games-inspired Peeta’s Bakery and The Capitol Confectionery, along with the first-ever Lionsgate Studio Store. The entertainment center will also feature party rooms for private events and special programing that can be customized. The $30 million project is slated to open in 2019.
Fernando Eiroa, CEO of Parques Reunidos stated; “Lionsgate Entertainment City will be our sixth IEC, following the five we announced in 2016 which are underway in Europe.”
The $30 million project is slated to open in 2019.
The first Lionsgate Entertainment City is being opening the launch of the outdoor theme park Lionsgate Movie World at Jeju Island, South Korea, and the indoor theme park Lionsgate Entertainment World is currently under development in Hengqin, China, and the Lionsgate Zone of the Motiongate theme park is slated to open in Dubai later this fall.
Look for us to tell you more on this exciting addition to our city.