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Iconic 'Friends' Couch Takes a Seat in Chicago

The iconic orange couch from "Friends" is touring around the world as part of the sitcom's 25th anniversary celebration.

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    The "Friends" cast is still there for you! In honor of the beloved show's big 25th anniversary, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, David Schwimmer and Matt Le Blanc all took to Instagram to pay tribute to the iconic show. Four of the six Friends all shared the same photo of the iconic squad from back in the day. "Celebrating a Thursday night 25 years ago. Thank you to all of our loyal fans across the world. You’ve certainly been there for us! I love these guys!" Courteney wrote. (Published Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019)

    "The One Where the 'Friends' Couch Visits Chicago" is the theme for this weekend. As part of the sitcom’s 25th anniversary celebration, the orange couch from the famed coffee shop Central Perk is on a world tour with a few stops in Chicago. 

    The couch will be at Chicago’s Maggie Daley Park on Sept. 21 and the Willis Tower Skydeck on Sept. 22. 

    Then the couch heads to the AT&T Flagship Store, 600 N. Michigan Ave., on Sept. 25 as part of the store's "Friends" celebration.

    The celebration will include a life-size replica of Central Perk, a "Friends" boutique and a watch lounge to catch up on some interviews and favorite episodes. 

    Google is also celebrating the anniversary of the sitcom. Search a character’s name on the site followed by "Friends" and click on the logo next to the name on the right side of the screen for a surprise.

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