As the nation’s largest retail and entertainment complex, Mall of America® hosts over 400 events. MOA® has earned a national reputation for entertaining guests with celebrity appearances, musical performances, charitable initiatives, product launches, book signings and movie premieres.
The MN Chapter of the March of Dimes will combine 9 communities across the Twin Cities and Southern Minnesota for the annual March for Babies with a goal to raise $1 million to support healthy moms and babies. Join thousands of walkers to celebrate the advances made by the March of Dimes and learn what new discoveries are on the horizon. In addition to the walk, the first 750 kids, 12 and under that participate in the Teddy Bear Clinic will receive a free teddy bear! After the walk, enjoy a free family movie, Despicable Me, along with Minions who will be available for photographs.
You can register as an individual walker or a member of a walk team. There is also day-of-registration located in the Rotunda. If you are unable to participate, you can still support March of Dimes services by making a donation or sponsoring a participant.
Please join the Midwest Robotics League and cheer on the teams as they compete in the regional combat robotics competition! Watch high school and college students pit 15-pound robots against each other in head-to-head matches! Our competition challenges students’ design and manufacturing skills, as they perform destructive testing with their robots.
For more information and team registration, click here.
The Ordway is hosting open auditions for children between the ages of 6 and 16 for the cast of its upcoming holiday production, The Sound of Music, running December 10, 2015 - January 2, 2016. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to star as one of the Von Trapp children at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts. Auditionees will perform a chorus of "My Favorite Things" individually and as a group. Registration for auditions is currently full. Learn more.
Join us for a special appearance by Stuart, Kevin and Bob stars of Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s MINIONS! Come out and take a photo with the MINIONS, get a free activity sheet and enter-to-win tickets to the special advance screening! MINIONS opens in theaters nationwide July 10! Minions will be available for meet and greet from 11-11:30 a.m., Noon-12:30 p.m., and 1-1:30 p.m.
Looking for more information? Check out the Minions Movie website.
You're invited to preview and select exclusive offerings from Santoni footwear, and meet Santoni representative Chris Hlavaty, as he shares rare knowledge about the brand and presents some of the 2015 Spring/Summer collection of Santoni.
Join us at Theatres of Mall of America® for a special screening of “An American Tail.” Grab a friend, free popcorn and enjoy the show! Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. and the movie will begin at 10:15 a.m.
Show your purple pride as you watch candidates compete for a spot on the 2015 - 2016 Minnesota Vikings Cheerleading Squad. Get a sneak peek at some of the new faces you might be seeing on the sidelines next season! Wear your purple and gold when you come out to cheer for your favorite candidate! Learn More.
Have you ever wanted to try something different? Start something better? Well, you can! Let the experts show you how to create healthy glowing skin that’s simple and easy. Get tips on how to keep your makeup simple and professional, and turn that day look into a night look. We also have make up tips for when you’re traveling to keep it simple. Special guests will be here throughout the day for additional health, success and travel tips. To reserve your spot today call 952.883.4295 or stop by the Clinique counter in Macy's!
Bring your old bank statements, tax documents, bills, canceled checks, legal documents, personal medical information, investment statements, and more! For only $5 per box, the Bloomington Rotary will shred any old documents securely and safely. All documents will be shredded on-site while you watch and you will receive a certificate of destruction. All proceeds will go to the Bloomington Rotary, which supports non-profit organizations, programs, and charities in the City of Bloomington.
Join us at Toddler Tuesdays® for a morning filled with playful folk and funk songs! Paul Spring is stopping by and is sure to get you off your feet and dancing. Paul will be performing at 10 and 11 a.m. We hope you can join us!
You are invited to explore "JEWELRY THAT TELLS TIME." Discover the new Albion timepiece collection and beautiful bracelets to stack with it. Exclusive David Yurman styles will be brought in for this trunk show. Light catering available for customers attending trunk show. RSVP requested. Please call 952.883.2121 ext: 1290.
It's time for a girls' day out - just you and your daughter! You'll enjoy a delicious meal, giggle over fun dice games that you can play over and over - like Story Switch-off, Roll-of-the-Dice Charades and more - and make a colorful keepsake picture frame craft together. You'll even have a mother-daughter photo taken right at your table and printed for your one-of-a-kind frame. Tickets are $38 per person. This is a prepaid event. Reservations are non-exchangeable and non-refundable. Gratuity not included. Reservations required. Call toll-free 877.247.5223. For girls ages 8 and up.
Premium chocolatier Lindt USA is celebrating LINDOR Chocolate Day in honor of the iconic LINDOR truffle. Lindt is creating millions of LINDOR melt moments across the country for people to experience the smooth melting LINDOR truffle. Chocolate lovers will experience a LINDOR melt moment via complimentary LINDOR Milk Chocolate truffles, exclusive offers and a virtual reality LINDOR experience to escape to an exotic location as they enjoy their LINDOR Milk Chocolate truffle. For those at home, Lindt is giving away one million downloadable coupons online for any 5.1 oz. bag of LINDOR truffles at LindtUSA.com/LINDOR. People are also invited to photograph their LINDOR melt moment and upload them to Instagram or Twitter using #LINDORmelt to win a LINDOR truffles bag.
Together, all for one! Get ready for big adventures with Dora from Dora and Friends as she stops by Toddler Tuesdays® for a morning filled with laughs and hugs! Come catch up with Dora from 10-10:30 and 11-11:30 a.m. and watch Dora’s new episode, “Puppy Princess Rescue” where Dora, her friends and all their puppies journey to Doggie Land to save a Puppy Princess from a gang of cranky cats.
Stop by the Sigma Beauty Boutique to meet Meg from "Ciaoobelllaxo" and receive a 20% off storewide discount on all purchases! Meg is a licensed cosmetologist and makeup artist from New Jersey known for her popular YouTube channel "Ciaoobelllaxo." RSVP here.
Capture Minnesota, a service of TPT, brings us the best in Minnesota photography from thousands of Minnesota fans! The online community consists of people who love photography by uploading, voting and ultimately deciding what photos end up in an amazing book Come see the best of Minnesota in photographs! Book 4 in the photography contest, Capture Minnesota, will be revealed on Saturday, May 16 at 1 p.m. in the Rotunda. We’ll announce the grand-prize winning photo as well as the cover-winning photo! Meet the photographers, check out all the photos on display and pick up one of the beautiful books full of Minnesota photography. Additional events such as photography workshops and expert panels will take place throughout the day both Saturday and Sunday. Capture Minnesota is sponsored by Twin Cities Public Television. Learn more.
Come and share your favorite things at Toddler Tuesdays®! Show off your favorite toy, art project or special something and tell us what it means to you. Prizes will be awarded to the most unique show and tellers. Live animals and pets are not allowed.
Dick Button, Two-time Olympic gold medalist and five-time World Champion. Dick will sign his autobiography, Push Dick's Button: A Conversation on Skating from a Good Part of the Last Century--and a Little Tomfoolery.
Michael Buckley, American Internet celebrity, comedian, YouTube award winning vlogger and pop culture expert. Michael has worked as part of the Icenetwork broadcast team for U.S. Figure Skating Championships for the past three seasons.
Brian Orser, World Champion, two-time Olympic Silver Medalist, and eight-time Canadian Champion. Brian is coach to World and Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu and World and European champion Javier Fernandez.
Rohene Ward, Minnesota own four-time U.S. Championship competitor and principal performer in multiple ice shows. Rohene is best known for his amazing choreography to U. S. Champion and Olympic sensation Jason Brown. Rohene will also be competing at the U.S. Professional Figure Skating Championships on May 23rd in Bloomington. Admission is free to the public!
Your girl can learn tips and tricks for giving her doll a one-of-a-kind look! Our Doll Hair Salon stylists will show lots of ways to style her doll’s hair using our new Jewel Highlights Set, three gem-toned, clip-in hair colors made just for My American Girl® dolls. Your girl will get hands-on tips from our experts—and she’ll get to take the highlights home! Tickets are $28 per person. This is a prepaid event, and reservations are non-exchangeable and non-refundable. Reservations are reqruied; call toll-free at 877.247.5223. For girls ages 8 and up.
Chris Harrison has been the host of ABC's hit series The Bachelor since it began in 2002. He's also the host of The Bachelorette, Bachelor in Paradise, and The Miss America Pageant. Chris has had the honor of officiating several Bachelor weddings and has spent his career counseling men and women navigating their journeys to love. Now Chris is releasing his first novel, "The Perfect Letter." This is a must read for Bachelor fans and hopeless romantics everywhere!
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