TEEN TITANS GO! TO THE MOVIES Costume Character Appearance at Mall of America – Tuesday, July 10th

TEEN TITANS GO! TO THE MOVIES costume characters are coming to the Mall of America! Meet your favorite heroes at Toddler Tuesday July 10th from 10 am – 12 pm. There will be fun activities and giveaways to celebrate the film’s release. Be sure to come dressed as your favorite DC superhero for the chance to win a prize pack! Activities take place in the Rotunda.

Check out the movie trailer here:

You can also join the Teen Titans at CHS Field as the St. Paul Saints take on the Cleburne Railroaders on Tuesday, July 10th. Gates open at 5:35 pm.

TEEN TITANS GO! TO THE MOVIES opens in theaters July 27th!

Crayola Experience Discount Tickets – $29.99 for 2 + Free Kid’s Meal!

Crayola Experience Discount Tickets Mall of America

Now is a GREAT time to plan a visit to Crayola Experience at Mall of America because you can get Crayola Experience discount tickets through Groupon! With this special offer you can get TWO Crayola Experience admission tickets, plus one kid’s meal for a total of $29.99!

The kid’s meal includes:

  • Choice of PB&J, two chicken strips, or a hot dog
  • One apple
  • One yogurt
  • Drink in a souvenir cup
  • Souvenir lunch box

Crayola Experience is a sprawling wonderland of colorful adventure that appeals to kids and kids-at-heart alike. Located in the Mall of America, this 60,000 square foot celebration of the iconic crayon fills the day with hands-on play for the entire family with over 25 fun and creative attractions. Here are a few suggestions:

  • Be a Star: Kids can appear as the star of their own coloring page (and even color outside the lines of their own faces) and have their image printed on a t-shirt, and even name and wrap their very own Crayola crayon
  • Create Cool Things: Melt crayons into souvenir rings, learn to paint with melted crayons, embark on a 4-D coloring adventure, scribble art with chalk at Scribble Square
  • Learn Cool Things: Check out how crayons are made in a live manufacturing show, and learn the history and science behind Crayola at the Cafe Stage
  • Just Play: Crayola Experience also features a Color Playground and a vibrant Toddler Town

sCrayola Experience Discount Tickets - Half Price at Mall of America!

These Crayola Experience discount tickets will only be available for purchase for a limited time, but you can use them through September 3, 2018. Perfect for a summer break activity to beat the heat indoors!

Order Crayola Experience discount tickets HERE.

Groupon Deals at MOA – Amazing Mirror Maze, GameWorks, Sea Life Minnesota + More!

Mall of America Groupon Deals

Before your next trip to the Mall of America, you’ll definitely want to check out Groupon for savings on some of their attractions! The Mall of America is a fantastic destination for both out-of-towners and locals. There is just SO much to do and see!

We’ve rounded up all of the Mall of America Groupon deals we could find, including everything from the Amazing Mirror Maze to GameWorks to Sea Life Minnesota. Enjoy!

Amazing Mirror Maze

  • $10 for a mirror-maze adventure for two
  • $20 for a mirror-maze adventure for four
  • $30 for a mirror-maze adventure for six
  • $64 for a party package for up to twelve

Nestled within the third floor of Mall of America, the Amazing Mirror Maze’s twisting, reflective paths wind through a 2,500-square-foot labyrinth brimming with disorienting mirrors arranged beneath archways flecked with colorful diamonds. These endless passageways fade into the distance, reflected eternally to befuddle guests and throw off internal navigation systems.

The Big Ticket Adventure Pass

  • $80 for The Big Ticket Adventure Pass for One Child
  • $89 for The Big Ticket Adventure Pass for One Adult

The Big Ticket is a three-day pass that provides 30% savings on the following Mall of America and Twin Cities attractions:

  • Nickelodeon Universe® (Mall of America)
  • SEA LIFE® Minnesota Aquarium (Mall of America)
  • Science Museum of Minnesota®
  • Minnesota Zoo
  • IMAX® Theatre at the Minnesota Zoo
  • FlyOver America (Mall of America)
  • Crayola® Experience (Mall of America)

Once your attraction pass has been acknowledged at the first attraction, you will have three days, including that day, to visit the attractions. Each attraction can only be visited once within the three days (note: three days does not necessarily mean 72 hours).

GameWorks

  • $20 for an all-day game pass for one and a $20 game card

Each all-day pass grants a single user unlimited access to hundreds of arcade games, valid from the first swipe until the arcade closes that day. The GameWorks venues are family entertainment centers that offer a unique combination of games, food and sports for the whole family. Our goal is to provide families with a premiere entertainment and gaming experience in a safe and welcoming environment.

Professor Bellows Old Time Photos

  • $19 for an old-time-style photo session with 8”x10” print for up to two people
  • $35 for an old-time-style photo session with 8”x10” print for up to four people
  • $46 for an old-time-style photo session with 8”x10” print for up to six people

Rick Bronson’s House Of Comedy Shows

  • $11 for general admission any Wednesday, Thursday, or Sunday show
  • $16 for general admission any Friday show

Sea Life Minnesota

  • $14.99 for Admission for One Child Ages 3-12: Valid Monday-Friday
  • $19.99 for Admission for One Adult Ages 13+: Valid Monday-Friday
  • $15.99 for Admission for One Child Ages 3-12: Valid Any Day
  • $21.99 for Admission for One Adult Ages 13+: Valid Any Day

Travel around the world’s amazing oceans with just one ticket to SEA LIFE. Family and friends explore the 1.3 million gallon aquarium featuring thousands of sea creatures around every turn. Seahorses and jellyfish swim around in breathtaking fashion, and so does other marine life. A 300ft long ocean tunnel, simulates the experience of walking across the ocean floor. 9ft long Sand Tiger Sharks roam overhead and flash their menacing teeth while giant rescued sea turtles come face to flipper with you.

Smaaash

  • $18 for Go Kart Experience for One; Valid Monday–Thursday
  • $35 for Go Kart Experience for Two; Valid Monday–Thursday
  • $65 for Go Kart Experience for Four; Valid Monday–Thursday
  • $89 for Go Kart Experience for Six; Valid Monday–Thursday
  • $19 for Three Active or Virtual Reality Games Plus Laser Tag for One Person
  • $35 for Three Active or Virtual Reality Games Plus Laser Tag for Two Person
  • $65 for Three Active or Virtual Reality Games Plus Laser Tag for Four Person
  • $92 for Three Active or Virtual Reality Games Plus Laser Tag for Six Person

Located with the modern marvel that is the Mall of America, SMAAASH and its 40,000 square feet center offers visitors an array of ways to have fun. Their multilevel go-kart track features electric go-karts, and more than a dozen virtual reality experiences help guests immerse themselves in another world, whether they’re fighting back hordes of zombies or balancing 500 feet above sea level with only a narrow plank to walk across tall buildings. Food and drinks are available on-site to keep kids and adults alike partying throughout the day.

Class for One, Two, or Four at vomFass

  • $19 for Class for One
  • $35 for Class for Two
  • $64 for Class for Four

Classes include demonstration with opportunities for hands-on participation, as well as samples of the recipes made during the class, take-home recipes, and pairing ideas. Cooking, wine appreciation, or spirit appreciation classes are available. If desired, alternative dietary needs can be addressed during the class if mentioned at registration.

HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3: SUMMER VACATION Staycation Event at Mall of America

We’re getting seriously excited about Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation coming to theaters next month! We loved the previous flicks and can’t wait to see what comes with this follow-up.

You and your family can get in on the fun this upcoming weekend at the Mall of America with a Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation Staycation Event in the Rotunda! Stop by on Friday, June 8 from 3 – 7 pm and Saturday, June 9 from 12 – 4 pm for free snow cones, character photo opportunities, family-fun activities and a sneak peek at the newest film.

Plus, you can watch the previous two movies for FREE! Hotel Transylvania will be shown starting at 5 pm on Friday, June 8 and Hotel Transylvania 2 will be shown starting at 2 pm on Saturday, June 9.

Here’s a little more about the new film:

In Sony Pictures Animation’s Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation, join our favorite monster family as they embark on a vacation on a luxury monster cruise ship so Drac can take a summer vacation from providing everyone else’s vacation at the hotel. It’s smooth sailing for Drac’s Pack as the monsters indulge in all of the shipboard fun the cruise has to offer, from monster volleyball to exotic excursions, and catching up on their moon tans. But the dream vacation turns into a nightmare when Mavis realizes Drac has fallen for the mysterious captain of the ship, Ericka, who hides a dangerous secret that could destroy all of monsterkind.

 

See HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3: SUMMER VACATION in theaters July 13, 2018!

Nickelodeon Universe: $10 Off All-Day Wristbands

We just love spending time at Nickelodeon Universe at Mall of America. There is so much to do for the whole family with rides for everyone from the toddlers to the grown-ups. It’s an especially good place to go on rainy spring days when you still want to do something active or on super hot summer days when you want to enjoy the cool air conditioning.

We also love how the ceiling made of windows and the big trees scattered throughout Nickelodeon Universe make you feel like you’re outside even though you’re indoors. As an added bonus, once you get hungry from riding all those rides, there are lots of snacks available within Nickelodeon Universe and dozens of restaurants within just a few steps.

Planning a trip to the Mall of America? Here’s a great deal on Nickelodeon Universe Unlimited Ride Wristbands – save $10 when you show this coupon through Thursday, May 24th! Please note that this coupon is valid Monday – Thursday only. This drops the price of a wristband from $35.99 down to $25.99.

During the week they’re open from 10 am – 9:30 pm, so this can make for a fun after school or evening event for the whole family.

Toddler Tuesdays: Paw Patrol at Mall of America

I’m not sure about your kids but I know the girl next door loves Paw Patrol.  It’s her favorite show and she loves to tell us about it.  If it’s a favorite at your house bring the younger kids to the Toddler Tuesdays: Paw Patrol event at the Mall of America tomorrow.  Not only will there be a meet and greet time with the show characters, they’ll watch an episode on the big screen in the rotunda afterwards. (Plus keep reading below to get free printable Paw Patrol coloring and activity sheets!)

 

Paw Patrol at Mall of America

 

Join Paw Patrol at MOA for a morning that is worth barking about!

Chase and Marshall have come all the way from Adventure Bay to visit with all their friends at Toddler Tuesdays. Come visit with these special pups and be sure to stick around for a special episode of the show! Characters will appear from 10 a.m. – Noon in a continuous meet & greet, they cannot guarantee a specific character.

Nickelodeon Kids Paw Patrol Digital Display Quartz Multi-Color WatchNickelodeon Kids Paw Patrol Digital Display Quartz Multi-Color WatchPaw Patrol Mini Figures Set of 6 - Rocky, Zuma, Skye, Rubble, Marshall & ChasePaw Patrol Mini Figures Set of 6 – Rocky, Zuma, Skye, Rubble, Marshall & ChasePaw Patrol Fold N' Go Patio ChairsPaw Patrol Fold N’ Go Patio ChairsPaw Patrol Ryder's Pup PadPaw Patrol Ryder’s Pup PadPaw Patrol, Lights and Sounds Air Patroller PlanePaw Patrol, Lights and Sounds Air Patroller PlanePuppy Birthday to You! Little Golden BookPuppy Birthday to You! Little Golden BookNickelodeon, Paw Patrol - Ryder's Rescue ATV, Vehicle and FigureNickelodeon, Paw Patrol – Ryder’s Rescue ATV, Vehicle and FigurePaw Patrol Phonics Box Set (Step into Reading)Paw Patrol Phonics Box Set (Step into Reading)Paw Patrol Marshall's Fire Fightin' Truck/Rescue MarshallPaw Patrol Marshall’s Fire Fightin’ Truck/Rescue MarshallPaw Patrol Toddler Boys' Chase Hoodie, Navy Big FacePaw Patrol Toddler Boys’ Chase Hoodie, Navy Big FaceDelta Children Chair Desk With Storage Bin, Nick Jr. PAW PatrolDelta Children Chair Desk With Storage Bin, Nick Jr. PAW PatrolThe Little Red Rescue Box (PAW Patrol)The Little Red Rescue Box (PAW Patrol)Paw Patrol Toddler Boys' Marshall Hoodie, Red Big FacePaw Patrol Toddler Boys’ Marshall Hoodie, Red Big FaceFisher-Price Power Wheels Nickelodeon PAW Patrol Lil' QuadFisher-Price Power Wheels Nickelodeon PAW Patrol Lil’ QuadMunchkin Paw Patrol Click Lock Insulated Straw Cup,2 PackMunchkin Paw Patrol Click Lock Insulated Straw Cup,2 Pack

 

Printable Paw Patrol Activity Sheets

 
Printable Paw Patrol Activity Sheets - There are coloring pages, a joke book, a paper fire truck craft, DIY Paw Patrol Badge and lots more!

For some extra fun, grab these Paw Patrol Printable Activity Sheets! There are coloring pages, a joke book, a paper fire truck craft, DIY Paw Patrol Badge and lots more!

Bella Thorne & Patrick Schwarzenegger, of the movie “MIDNIGHT SUN” to visit Mall of America®

Are you excited about the upcoming movie; “Midnight Sun”?  It stars Bella Thorne & Patrick Schwarzenegger.  You have an opportunity to see them up close and in person, Saturday (March 10th) at the Mall of America.  They, along with other fun activities will be at the Mall of America Rotunda on the first level.

Bella Thorne & Patrick Schwarzenegger, stars of the new movie “Midnight Sun,” will visit Mall of America® on Saturday, March 10th along with film director Scott Speer. Raven, from KDWB-FM, will host the event and give away prizes including customized Gorjana jewelry, $100 Visa giftcards, and a Sigma Beauty gift basket valued at $500! Sigma Beauty make-up artists will even be on-site conducting lip, eye, and highlight touch-up’s as well as distributing exclusive gift bags to the first 100 fans!

WHEN:          Saturday, March 10, 2018

                      12:00 p.m.: Wristband Distribution, Contest Entry, Trivia, Sigma Beauty touch-ups

                      12:58 p.m.: Grand Prize Drawing

                      1:00 p.m.: Introductions, Trailer, Q&A

                      1:30 p.m.: Autograph Signing

MIDNIGHT SUN is a romantic tearjerker about 17-year-old Katie Price (Bella Thorne), sheltered at home since childhood with a rare genetic condition, a life-threatening sensitivity to sunlight.  Having only her father Jack (Rob Riggle) for company, Katie’s world opens up after dark when she ventures outside to play her guitar.  One night, her dreams come true when she’s noticed and asked out by her longtime crush Charlie (Patrick Schwarzenegger), whom she’s secretly watched from her bedroom window for years.  As they embark on nightly summer excursions, Katie’s risk to sunlight grows and she’s presented with the gut-wrenching dilemma of whether she can live a normal life with her newfound soul mate.

Verizon Innovative Learning Lab – Music Mixing Youth Lab at MOA

The Verizon Innovative Learning Lab – Music Mixing Youth Lab is this Saturday at the Mall of America.  The workshop is for kids age 8-12 and is free, although registration is required. Click here to register for a time slot.

Youth Workshop: Children 8 – 12 Years Old

Do your kids love music? Have they ever wondered how their favorite songs are created? In the Music Mixing lab, kids will learn to mix music samples and create loops to produce their own songs. They’ll use real-time effects, volume controls, and their own vocal recordings to create a unique mixed track. At the end of the session, kids will have become their own mix-masters and will have their first track ready to take home!

If Saturday doesn’t work for your schedule, they have other fun events coming up.

Upcoming Labs:

February 24, 2018 – Music Mixing
March 24, 2018 – Code Design
April 21, 2018 – Internet of Things
May 19, 2018 – 3D Printing
June 16, 2018 – Augmented Reality
July 21, 2018 – Emoji Design
August 18, 2018 – Holography

 

 

Nickelodeon Universe $15 Wristbands

We just love spending time at Nickelodeon Universe at Mall of America. There is so much to do for the whole family with rides for everyone from the toddlers to the grown-ups. It’s an especially good place to go on those cold winter days when you want to do something active or on uper hot summer days when you want to enjoy the cool air conditioning.

We also love how the ceiling made of windows and the big trees scattered throughout Nickelodeon Universe make you feel like you’re outside even though you’re indoors. As an added bonus, once you get hungry from riding all those rides, there are lots of snacks available within Nickelodeon Universe and dozens of restaurants within just a few steps.

Planning a trip to the Mall of America? Here’s a great deal on Nickelodeon Universe Unlimited Ride Wristbands – pay just $15 when you show this coupon through Thursday, February 15th! This is a $20.99 savings off the full price.

During the week they’re open from 10 am – 9:30 pm, so this can make for a fun after school or evening event for the whole family

MOA Free Concert with Zach Williams

Zach Williams will be in concert this Friday, January 12th at the Mall of America.  The best part, it’s completely free.  The concert starts at 7pm, with 300 wristbands given out starting at 5:30.  The wristbands are for better seating and a photo with Zach after the show.  Donations of new socks would be appreciated, and all be shared with homeless around the area.

This winter 98.5 KTIS and the Mall of America invite you to warm up with music from one of 98.5 KTIS’ favorite new artists, Zach Williams!  Join us for our free Winter Concert at the Mall of America rotunda at 7pm. 300 wristbands will be distributed at 5:30 to get a great seat and a photo with Zach right after the show.

This year we have a special request. 15,000 Minnesotans are homeless on any given night including 9,000 children and youth. Would you help us warm feet, and hearts by bringing a pair of new socks to donate to those in need in our community? Socks of all sizes are one of the most needed items among the homeless population.  98.5 KTIS and Simpson Housing Services will have donation barrels for easy drop-off and will be distributing your gifts to the homeless around the Twin Cities.