What’s Happening at MOA! 12.15 – 12.21

Shop Drop: Package Valet Service & Mobile Coat Check

  • Shop Drop will pick up your shopping bags, luggage or coats from any location at Mall of America, securely store them while you shop and deliver your bags right to you or your vehicle when you’re done shopping (look for the pink shirts throughout the Mall!)
  • SIMPLY CALL OR TEXT 612.284.1882
  • Open Mall Hours: 12/14 – 12/16 and 12/19 – 12/3
  • Pricing:
    • Coat Check: $2 per coat (kids coats $1)
    • Shopping Bag Storage: $5 per bag (up to 4 bags and $1 for each additional bag)
    • Bag Disguise: $1 per bag
    • Luggage Storage: $6-8 per bag (depending on size)

A|X Armani Exchange Photo Booth

  • Stop by Armani Exchange this weekend and check out the Holiday Hot Shot photo booth! Guests will receive a printout of their photo and also have the option to share their photo digitally.
  • Friday, December 14-Sunday, December 16
  • Armani Exchange

Saturday, December 15

HGTV Holiday House: Sara Peterson

  • Join Sara Peterson, editor-in-chief of HGTV Magazine, for a presentation and autograph signing.  Prior to joining HGTV Magazine, Sara served as the editor of Coastal Living. From 2004-2008, she served as the homes editor of Southern Living and as the lifestyle editor of Redbook from 2001-2004.  Prior to Redbook, she was as a senior editor at Family Life magazine and a staff writer for D Magazine in Dallas.
  • 2 – 4 p.m.
  • Rotunda

Forever 21 Grand Opening Event

  • Come celebrate the new Forever 21 on Saturday, Dec.15 at Mall of America®! The first 400 customers in line will receive a gift card that could be valued up to $210!* You can also enter to win one of this season’s hottest outfits, each valued up to $150. Doors will open at 8 a.m. Cards will be distributed on a first come, first served basis.
  • *Valid on 12/15/12 only. See store for details.
  • 8 a.m.
  • Forever 21 (E144)

Sunday, December 16

HGTV Holiday House: Genevieve Gorder

  • Join Genevieve Gorder, interior designer and host of HGTV’s Dear Genevieve, for a presentation and autograph signing. In addition to hosting the HGTV series Dear Genevieve, Minneapolis native and HGTV Design Star judge Genevieve runs her own design company, gg studios. Visit HGTV.com/ontv to find show times for Dear Genevieve.
  • 2 – 4 p.m.
  • Rotunda

Monday, December 17

HGTV Holiday House: Vern Yip

  • Join Vern Yip, interior designer and judge on HGTV’s Design Star for a presentation and autograph signing. Vern is an award-winning architectural and interior designer who gained national acclaim for his expertise in transforming homes and restaurants in his private design practice and on primetime television. The eighth season of HGTV Design Star premieres in June 2013 on HGTV.
  • 2 – 4 p.m.
  • Rotunda

Tuesday, December 18

Toddler Tuesdays: Rock Around the Christmas Tree with Dora

  • ¡Feliz Navidad! Celebrate the holiday season with Dora the Explorer! Join us for a Christmas sing and dance-a-long, a game of “Santa Says” and a viewing of “Dora’s Christmas Carol Adventure.” Meet Dora from 10 – 10:30 and 11 – 11:30 a.m.
  • 10 a.m. – Noon
  • The Patio

Wednesday, December 19

Vikings Country Radio presented by Dick’s Last Resort
  • Host Mike Mussman is joined each week by a Vikings player guest including Chad Greenway and John Sullivan. Catch the live radio broadcast from Dick’s Last Resort on the 4th Floor at Mall of America. And don’t miss the TV version of Vikings Country Sunday mornings at 11:00 AM on Fox Sports North.
  • This week’s guest is Chad Greenway
  • 6:30 p.m.
  • Dick’s Last Resort

Friday, December 21

HGTV Holiday House: Carter Oosterhouse

  • Join Carter Oosterhouse, host of HGTV’s Million Dollar Rooms, for a presentation and autograph signing. Carter is a building and construction expert who gives viewers an inside look into the world’s most lavish rooms in Million Dollar Rooms. HGTV’s Million Dollar Rooms airs Tuesdays at 10 p.m. CT.
  • 2 – 4 p.m.
  • Rotunda


HGTV Holiday House

  • HGTV is celebrating the holidays by inviting fans to the HGTV Holiday House, a modern-day life-size gingerbread house that will offer shoppers the opportunity to attend daily demonstrations, meet and greets or autograph sessions with popular network stars!
  • For the first time, the HGTV® HOME line will be on display for the public at a special HGTV HOME Pop-Up Showroom, a 2,000 sq. ft. store located south, level one, Mall of America.
  • Join HGTV for a one of a kind holiday experience! Click here for complete event schedule and details.
  • Friday, November 23 – Tuesday, January 1
  • 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Daily
  • Rotunda

Photos with Santa

  • Thursday, November 8 – Monday, December 24
  • Ho, Ho, Ho – Santa Claus is coming to Mall of America® starting on November 8! Mall of America has the perfect place to pose for photos with Santa and share your holiday wish list.
  • The holiday season officially begins with Santa’s arrival ceremony on Thursday, November 8 at 6 p.m. Join Mall of America as Santa is greeted in grand holiday style with a festive parade through Nickelodeon Universe and a special welcome from his loveable Elves!
  • So pack up the little ones and head on out to Mall of America to share all the joy of the holidays.
  • More ways to visit Santa! 1. Schedule an appointment: For busy families, you can schedule an appointment to visit Santa! Appointments will be available daily from November 10 – December 24 and will be located on Level 1, next to Macy’s. To book your appointment, please visit www.professorbellows.com. Visit with Santa in an intimate setting – DVDs of your visit will be available for purchase, along with other premiums like 16×20 portraits printed on-site! Presented by Professor Bellows Specialty Photography. 2. Or visit Santa at your convenience: Stop by to visit Santa in the West Entrance to Nickelodeon Universe from November 8 – December 24. No appointment necessary! Please see dates & hours listed below. Share your holiday wishes with Santa and purchase great photo packages and other holiday merchandise. Presented by Columbia, Country Inn & Suites, and Kodak.
  • Please note –Santa’s line will close for a period of time each day for Santa’s breaks. Please click here for the daily schedule, including breaks.
  • West Market Square
Holiday Music Festival
  • The final preparations of Holiday Music Festival at Mall of America® are underway! Starting Tuesday, November 27 take a break from your holiday shopping to enjoy music from a wide range of school groups, church groups and professional musicians in Sears Court.
  • Tuesday, November 27 – Sunday, December 23
  • Mall Hours
  • Sears Court

Live Entertainment at Kokomo’s Island Cafe Friday Nights

  • Featuring Jambo Joe
  • 6 – 9 p.m.
  • Friday, November 23 – Friday, December 28
  • Happy Hour 3 – 6 p.m. & 8 p.m. to close Sunday through Friday

Nordstrom Holiday Giving Tree

  • You can now purchase a tag from the Nordstrom Holiday Giving Tree. Each tag represents deserving local children who have been identified by national non-profit organization Shoes That Fit as needing a new pair of shoes. When you purchase the tag for $20, a child in your community will then receive New Balance athletic shoes.
  •  With help from generous customers, the Nordstrom Holiday Giving Tree will give more than 8,100 children in communities around the U.S. new shoes this holiday season.
  • Friday, November 23 – Monday, December 24

Catholic Charities Giving Tree

  • As a holiday tradition, the Giving Tree provides gifts to those who would not normally receive them. Each ornament on the Giving Tree represents one holiday wish for homeless and low-income members of the community. Mall guests who select an ornament can purchase the item listed and return it to Catholic Charities in Macy’s Court. Catholic Charities will see that all gifts are delivered to the families before Christmas Day.
  • Last year, volunteers donated over 500 hours of time to collect nearly 2,000 gifts for those in need. Come to Macy’s Court and participate in the Giving Tree program. Your efforts will make the holidays a little brighter for those in need.
  • Sunday, December 9 – Sunday, December 23
  • 10 am – 7 pm daily
  • Macy’s Court

House of Comedy: Rob Little  (December 12 – 16) and JR Brow (December 19 – 23)

Rob Little can be seen as a sketch comedy player on the Fox Sports Net Show, The Best Damn Sports Show Period and Last Call with Carson Daly. Come check out this optimistic comedian and have a laugh!

  • Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday: 8 p.m.
  • Friday and Saturday 8 and 10:30 p.m.
  • House of Comedy

JR Brow is known as a “comedy composer” who can take any subject and and blend it into hilarity! Come check him out to get some laughs before Christmas!

  • Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday: 8 p.m.
  • Friday and Saturday 8 and 10:30 p.m.
  • House of Comedy

Free Family Flicks

  • Playing this weekend: “Elf”
  • Come enjoy a free movie with the whole family! Seats are first-come, first-served!
  • Saturday, December 15, 10 a.m.
  • Theatres at Mall of America

Kiehl’s Since 1851

  • OCTOBER 9 – DECEMBER 31, 2012
  • Visit Kiehl’s Since 1851 and receive a FREE 20-minute facial plus two complimentary deluxe samples!
Mall of America Coupon Book at MOA Gift Store
  • October 9 – December 31, 2012
  • Wow! Save on every aspect of your visit to the Mall of America. 266 coupons good for your purchases at Mall jewelry, specialty, apparel, shoe, toy, and book stores, and more. Many coupons for use in Mall restaurants and entertainment venues. Included are savings for area hotels and attractions. Good through December 31, 2012.

White House | Black Market Holiday Style Soiree

  • Enjoy 20% off your full-price purchase*
  • *Mention this post at time of purchase to receive your discount. Offer not valid on the purchase of gift cards, previously purchased merchandise, taxes or shipping. One time use only. May not be combined with any other coupons, offers or events. No cash value. See store associate for details.
  • Friday, December 14 – Sunday, December 16



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