Carlo’s Bakery of TLC’s Cake Boss to open at Mall of America®
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (April 18, 2017) – The Cake Boss is setting up shop at Mall of America when Carlo’s Bakery opens this summer on level 3 near Culinary on North. Guests will be able to purchase freshly prepared items, as well as pre-order the brand’s famous baked goods for pick up.
Featuring delicious pastries, desserts and cakes, guests will get a taste of the well-known bakery’s full menu when the Mall of America location opens in summer 2017, just in time for the 25th birthday of Mall of America in August.
With locations in New York, New Jersey, Nevada, Pennsylvania, Florida, Connecticut, Georgia, and Texas, this will be the first Midwest Carlo’s Bakery location. The flagship location in Hoboken, New Jersey is the beloved setting of the hit TLC series Cake Boss. Master baker Bartolo Jr. “Buddy” Valastro is known around the world for his creative cake designs.
“We’re thrilled to give our guests a taste of Buddy’s larger-than-life personality through his custom creations at Carlo’s Bakery,” said Carrie Charleston, VP of Leasing at Mall of America. “We continue to look for ways to introduce iconic, beloved brands like Carlo’s Bakery to our guests at Mall of America.”
Carlo’s Bakery will be approximately 2,000 square feet and will be located near Shake Shack.
For more information on retail, dining and attractions at Mall of America, visit mallofamerica.com.
ABOUT MALL OF AMERICA®
Mall of America (MOA) is the largest shopping and entertainment complex in North America. At 5.6 million square feet, MOA boasts more than 520 world-class retail stores and restaurants; Nickelodeon Universe, the nation’s largest indoor family theme park featuring 27 rides; SEA LIFE Minnesota Aquarium, home to sharks, sting rays and an amazing underwater tunnel; FlyOver America a 4D immersive flight adventure; Crayola Experience; Rainforest Care; Hard Rock Café; the nation’s longest indoor zip line and an 18-hole mini golf course.
The Mall, a top American tourist and vacation destination, opened in August of 1992 and is located in Bloomington, Minn., just minutes from downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul and adjacent to the MSP International Airport. Mall of America hosts more than 400 events annually, including concerts, book signings, celebrity meet-and-greets and community-focused cultural events. The Mall is also home to a 500-room Radisson Blu hotel, a 342-room JW Marriott hotel; office tower; grand entrance and more. Follow Mall of America on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and visit our blog. Download the Mall of America app from the App Store for iOS or Google Play for Android.