Mandalay Bay Las Vegas and famed entertainment provider Cirque du Soleil unveiled plans to create a new themed attraction based on Michael Jackson and his Neverland Ranch.  

According to Cirque du Soleil officials, the attraction will include a Jackson-themed lounge, an interactive memorabilia museum and a theater that would replicate Jackson’s renowned Neverland residence and amusement park.  

The attraction/entertainment venue is scheduled to open sometime in 2013. Mandalay Bay will construct it in the space that currently housesThe Lion Kingstage show. Other venues in the casino will also be moved to clear space for the massive new attraction, according to The Monterey County Herald.  

Cirque du Soleil is launchingMichael Jackson, The Immortal World Tour, a $57 million Jackson inspired entertainment that will show in 30 cities, this fall.