Featured Events at Arizona Mills

May 6, 2022 - July 31, 2022
Arizona Mills Mall

Event Summary

Arizona Mills is the state’s largest family entertainment and outlet shopping destination with more than 185 stores at savings up to 70% off every day plus great dining, entertainment and featured events all year long!

While visiting Arizona Mills, check out the all LEGO® sculpture located near the food court. Built by hand using more than 300k LEGO® bricks, this massive desert sculpture includes a large and small barrel cactus, a desert tortoise and a prickly pear cactus; it is something you will have to see to believe!

Small Barrel Cactus
Almost 45,000 LEGO® bricks were used to build the small Barrel Cactus model!
Build Hours: 407

Large Barrel Cactus
More than 88,000 LEGO® bricks were used to build the large Barrel Cactus model!
Build Hours: 528

Desert Tortoise
More than 20,000 LEGO® bricks were used to build the Desert Tortoise model!
Build Hours: 142

Prickly Pear Cactus
180,504 LEGO® bricks were used to build the Prickly Pear Cactus model!
Build Hours: 1,636


June 11th and 12th ONLY | National Outlet Shopping Day

Explore Arizona Mills during National Outlet Shopping Day on June 11th and 12th for exclusive deals, fantastic finds and giveaways all weekend long from the brands you love. Get your exclusive guide here!

National Outlet Shopping Day Activities!

  • Shop and share your finds in front of our Social Moment Selfie Station near the Food Court!
  • The first 50 guests who visit Henna Shoppe in Neighborhood 5 on Saturday receive a complimentary mini henna tattoo!
  • Visit Daniel’s Jewelers in Neighborhood 6 to spin the prize wheel for a chance to win fun prizes!
  • Visit Simon Guest Services near the Food Court, Levi’s Outlet Store in Neighborhood 1 or Nautica Factory Store in Neighborhood 2 to pick up a complimentary shopping tote!
  • The first 100 guests who visit Gap Factory in Neighborhood 2 receive a free fidget spinner!

Through June 30 | Disney Junior Play Date – free baking kit!
Arizona Mills is welcoming spring with a new lineup of creative activities to do with kids. Stop by Simon Guest Services near the Food Court starting May 6 for a special baking kit for your UnBirthday Cake*.

Now through July 28 | Back-to-School Backpack Drive in partnership with Tempe Elementary School District

Donate a new backpack for a student in need and receive a FREE gift from LEGOLAND Discovery Center.* Visit Simon Guest Services located near the Food Court to drop off your donation and receive your free gift.

*One gift per family, while supplies last.

Check out the event website for where backpacks can be purchased.

JUN 6–JUL 29 | Harkins Summer Movie Fun is Back!
If it’s summertime, that means two things: blockbuster movies and the Harkins Summer Movie Fun program for kids. For nearly 50 years, Harkins Theatres has brought back some of Hollywood’s best family films to keep kids entertained and cool during the summer.

Make Harkins Summer Movie Fun an annual tradition for your family. Kids can enjoy a movie a week for 8 weeks, for just $1 per film. Get your tickets now at the box office!

Through July 31 | StoryWalk®
Beat the summer heat at Arizona Mills’ pop-up StoryWalk®. StoryWalk® is a literacy and physical activity tool that engages community members to read children’s books in unique environments. The experience features a series of signs from a picture book that takes readers on an interactive journey through the mall.

This year’s pop-up StoryWalk®, in partnership with the Tempe Library, is based on Crab Cake by Andrea Tsurumi.

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