The Mall of America opened as the nation's largest retail and entertainment complex on Aug. 11, 1992.
The shopping mecca is planning a number of promotions to celebrate the 20-year milestone, including giveaways and a birthday party with 2,000 pieces of an 8-foot cake, the Associated Press reports.
Theaters at the Mall of America will show free movies daily from the year 1992 on Aug. 10-16.
The mall has been counting down 20 great moments in its history.
Here's a brief look at the mall's past two decades: