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Shaquille O'Neal's chicken restaurant opening in Las Vegas

Posted: 11:30 AM, Oct 23, 2018
Updated: 2018-10-23 18:33:34Z

NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal is opening a fast-casual chicken restaurant in Las Vegas today.

Several celebrities are expected to attend the invite-only grand opening celebration on Oct. 23. The restaurant will officially open its doors to the public on Oct. 24.

The restaurant's opening is being chronicled during a Facebook Watch series titled Big Chicken Shaq.

Celebrities scheduled to attend include actress Vivica A. Fox, UFC President Dana White, UFC fighter Forrest Griffin, and Grammy-nominated record producer Al B. Sure!. Shaq's partners will also be in attendance.

The restaurant is located at 4480 Paradise Road near the Hard Rock Hotel. The menu includes signature chicken sandwiches, sauces and celebrated sides to decadent milkshakes and ice cream sandwiches. Big Chicken offers diners a full-service bar, extended late-night hours, a backyard-style gaming area and convenient online ordering.