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Feb 04, 2016, 09:34 ET Mall of America® announces the opening of Fabletics

Mall of America® announced today that Fabletics, the fashion athletic wear brand co-founded by award-winning actress Kate Hudson, will open a...


Dec 05, 2015, 14:59 ET More than 5,000 bicycles donated to charity in 24 hours by Free Bikes 4 Kidz to break Guinness World Record at Mall of America®

Today, Mall of America and non-profit organization, Free Bikes 4 Kidz (FB4K) broke the GUINNESS WORLD RECORD for the most bicycles donated to...


Nov 11, 2015, 21:10 ET Santa kicks off the holiday season by snapping the world's largest "elfie" at Mall of America® with 500 of his closest friends

Never one to shy away from the camera, Santa Claus snapped the world's largest "elfie" with more than 500 children at Mall of America. In honor of...


Dec 14, 2014, 12:30 ET Mall of America® welcomes more than 3,000 military members and their families to celebrate Holiday for Heroes

This morning, more than thirty two hundred military members, veterans and their families attended the Holiday for Heroes event at Mall of...


Nov 25, 2014, 10:51 ET Mall of America Releases 2014 Holiday Shopper Survey

Today, Mall of America released its 2014 holiday shopping survey featuring responses from more than 1,000 U.S. consumers on their likes and...


Nov 15, 2014, 14:38 ET Mall of America® breaks a Guinness World Record in celebration of World Diabetes Week

WHAT:  At 10 a.m. this morning, more than 250 people gathered at Mall of America® to "lace up for diabetes" and successfully...


Aug 11, 2014, 12:38 ET After 22 years, Mall of America® continues to grow and thrive

 Mall of America® celebrates its 22nd birthday today, August 11, and after more than two decades, the nation's largest entertainment and...


May 11, 2014, 12:31 ET Mall of America® welcomed 50,000 guests for Race for the Cure on Mother's Day

Approximately 50,000 participants gathered at Mall of America® today to honor those affected by breast cancer at the 22nd annual Susan G....


Feb 10, 2014, 18:19 ET The GRAMMY Museum and Midwest Music Museum Present: Ladies and Gentlemen . . . The Beatles!

 Ladies and Gentlemen...The Beatles!, a traveling exhibition curated by the Los Angeles-based GRAMMY Museum, will make a stop in Bloomington,...


Jan 17, 2014, 16:45 ET Governor Mark Dayton proclaims Mall of America® a Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Company for support of military employees

 Governor Mark Dayton and Minnesota National Guard Adjutant General Richard Nash recognized Mall of America® today for completing the...


May 15, 2013, 14:00 ET Mall of America® Revitalizes Brand with Launch of New, Dynamic Identity

Always fresh. Always exciting. Always new. This is Mall of America®, as reflected in the new logo making its debut today. Twenty years young,...


Feb 14, 2013, 14:31 ET Eleven couples say "I do" this Valentine's Day at world's largest "grown" Ice Castle, at Mall of America®

Eleven couples, 22 cold hands and 22 warm hearts, braved cold temperatures and simultaneously married at the world's largest "grown" ice castle...


Apr 06, 2012, 12:33 ET U.S. Travel's "Vote Travel" Bus Tour Stops at Mall of America® in Bloomington, Minn. to Promote Tourism

 The U.S. Travel Association's "Vote Travel" bus tour made its only Minnesota stop at Mall of America®. U.S. Travel launched the national...


Mar 17, 2012, 13:42 ET 836 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Fans Invade Nickelodeon Universe to Break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS Largest Gathering of Ninja Turtles

 Fans dressed as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles united in Mall of America to break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS largest gathering of ninja turtles...


Feb 14, 2012, 11:51 ET Couples Soar to Wedded Bliss on Ferris Wheel at Mall of America on Valentine's Day

In celebration of National Weddings Month, five couples were simultaneously wed on the Ferris wheel at Mall of America today, on Valentine's Day...


Nov 25, 2011, 13:05 ET First Time Black Friday Midnight Opening Draws 15,000 Guests to Mall of America®

  Mall of America® welcomed more than 15,000 shoppers on Black Friday at midnight, generating the largest opening of any Black...


Jul 18, 2011, 16:25 ET Big Haul Raffle at Mall of America® Benefits Youth Charities

One lucky person will win a Ford Platinum F150 Supercrew 4x4 pick-up truck, a new ATV and $2500 in cash from the Big Haul Raffle in Mall of...


Apr 22, 2011, 12:36 ET Mall of America® Continues to 'Go Green' on Earth Day With Announcement of LED Lights to be Installed in the Parking Ramps

On Earth Day, Mall of America® announces its plan to replace 5,400 metal halide and high pressure sodium fixtures in the parking ramps with...


Dec 15, 2010, 17:20 ET Mall of America® Rewards Twitter Followers With VIP Parking

The Saturday before Christmas is known as the second busiest shopping day of the year. In fact, the National Retail Federation just announced that...


Dec 04, 2010, 14:29 ET The LEGO® Store Grand Re-Opening at Mall of America®

Mall of America® unwraps the holidays with a Holiday Music Festival featuring performers from around the world, grand new holiday decor, plus...


Nov 11, 2010, 11:47 ET Santa Swings in to Mall of America® to the Delight of Thousands of Good Girls and Boys

For the next 44 days the jolly old man in the red suit will be holding court at the busiest and largest mall in the country, Mall of America....


May 04, 2010, 12:13 ET World-Class Shopping At Mall of America(R)

London residents can now experience world-class shopping at Mall of America® for a fabulous price. Sun Country Airlines is starting new...


Jun 10, 2009, 14:47 ET Win the ULTIMATE Birthday Party at Nickelodeon Universe(R) in Mall of America(R)

Friends, family, food and fun are the ingredients for a great birthday party, but what if you could have the ULTIMATE birthday party? Imagine the...


May 06, 2009, 23:15 ET Mall of America(R) Responds to Lawsuit

Says vigilant security necessary and fair Mall of America(R) officials today said a lawsuit claiming that it discriminated against a mall...


Apr 02, 2009, 11:57 ET It's Official: After 9 Days, 194 Hours and 2507 Rides, the Winner of 'Coast for the Cruise' is Tim Smith ... and Kevin Burshten

'Coast for the Cruise' ride competition presented by 101.3 KDWB and Nickelodeon Universe(R) at Mall of America(R) announces the winner of $10,000...