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Celebrate shark week at SEA LIFE Arizona Aquarium

Shark Tank

Shark Week is set to return with a splash June 26 – July 2, and guests of SEA LIFE Arizona Aquarium can chew on an abundance of educational seminars, interactive exhibits and special artifacts throughout the week in honor of the occasion. In addition to shark-training and shark-identification talks targeting adults and children alike, the aquarium is home… Read More →

MC Construction Management completes Legoland

by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

MC Construction Management, Inc. has completed building the new 40,000 square foot LEGOLAND Discovery Center at 5000 Arizona Mills Circle in Tempe, AZ for Merlin Entertainments Group Ltd.  Located on the NEC of Arizona Mills, this much anticipated family entertainment center was complete for the grand opening on April 22, 2016. The first of its… Read More →

Local young entrepreneurs make it big In business


Local middle and high school students from the Young Entrepreneurs Academy Ahwatukee Class of 2016 will reveal seven new start-up businesses to the public, at the YEA! Trade Show on Saturday, April 30th, from 12:00pm to 2:00pm, at Arizona Mills Mall 5000 S. Arizona Mills Cir., Tempe, AZ 85282. The presentation is a culmination of… Read More →

Legoland Discovery Center tickets are on sale now

Legoland discovery center

Old and new fans of Lego rejoice. Legoland Discovery Center Arizona is slated to open Friday, April 22 in Tempe’s Arizona Mills mall, and tickets are officially on sale for the interactive attraction boasting two Lego rides, a 4D Cinema, a large, soft play area and an assortment of massive, Arizona-specific models and renderings. The $12-million, 40,000 square-foot… Read More →

The 2016 guide to Easter brunch and deals

Easter Events

Easter is this Sunday, which means there are lots of eggs to hunt, and plenty of brunch deals. We’ve compiled some of the best brunch deals going on across the valley and the state for those who are looking to eat out this holiday. One thousand eggs to be found at the Chaparral Suites  The… Read More →

Legoland Discovery Center brings jobs to Valley

companies hiring

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Arizona is set to open on April 22, 2016 in Arizona Mills, and in addition to endless opportunities for model-making fun for the kids, the attraction will bring some jobs to the area. The new location looks to fill about 80 part-time positions within its new, highly anticipated Arizona attraction, and it will… Read More →

Presidents Day sales at Arizona Mills

Presidents Day Sales
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Considered the first major sales day of the year, Presidents Day is February’s biggest shopping weekend bringing deep-discounts on winter apparel and the best savings on last minute Valentine’s Day gifts. Power shoppers know it’s also the perfect time to find deals on spring’s hottest new fashions. Arizona Mills and Phoenix Premium Outlets are hosting… Read More →

Simon Youth Foundations seeks scholarship applicants

scholarship money

Graduating high school seniors living within fifty miles of Arizona Mills and Phoenix Premium Outlets are able to apply for a scholarship with Simon Youth Foundation, a national nonprofit that provides educational opportunities for at-risk high school students. Each year, Simon Youth Community Scholarships are awarded in every community across the country that is home… Read More →

Legoland Discovery Center coming to Arizona Mills

Legoland discovery center

Global leisure giant Merlin Entertainments and The Mills, a Simon company, today, announced plans to open a LEGOLAND Discovery Center (LDC) at Arizona Mills. LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Phoenix will be Merlin’s seventh LDC to open in the USA and reflects the success of the concept and the huge and enduring appeal of the LEGO brick.… Read More →

Arizona Mills Food Court Gets a $4M Makeover

Arizona Mills
by in Business News | Construction

Ideation Design Group, an award-winning, Phoenix-based interior architecture and design firm, is close to completing its multimillion-dollar remodel of the food court at Arizona Mills in Tempe. The makeover of the 40,000 SF dining area is set to finish in March. The IDG team started the project last spring. They are transforming the food court… Read More →

Top 5: Arizona Malls (Spring-Summer 2012)

The Top 5 Arizona Malls — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Biltmore Fashion Park 2502 E. Camelback Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85016 602-955-8400 The original luxury shopping destination in Phoenix is a newly polished classic. Think Saks, Ralph Lauren, Escada, Apple and more. A delicious collection of restaurants, including True Food Kitchen and… Read More →

Arizona Mills: More Than Just A Mall

Arizona Mills
by in Play

Hoping to shop, play games or even see a movie this summer? Want to avoid driving all over town? Then you’re in luck; you can do all these things and more without having to drive to more than one location — at Arizona Mills. I took a trip to Arizona Mills Mall recently with a… Read More →