Back to School Shopping
Back to School Shopping

All Good Vibes For Back-To-School

Start the school year in style with back-to-school shopping at Ridgedale Center.  Explore sales and deals offered from our retailers, discover delicious dining options, and find all the fall fashion that’ll keep you stylish and confident all year long!

Back-to-School Lettering Workshops with Featured Artist Cat Coquillette

Cat Coquillette, founder of CatCoq, is a location-independent illustrator, designer, and lettering artist who travels the world as a permanent "nomad”. Cat joined us at Beachwood for our back-to-school event, teaching our shoppers creative lettering through a series of free workshops.

On Cat's blog, she says: "Who knew back-to-school shopping could be so educational–and–inspirational? Back-to-school season means new clothes, new books, new gadgets, and above all, new lessons to learn. GGP had the great idea to kick off this school year by hosting events at two of their shopping malls–Beachwood Place in Cleveland, Ohio, and Ridgedale Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota– all centered around free hand-lettering workshops I created to inspire and educate shoppers..."

Read more about Cat's workshops here.

Printable Back-to-School Sign

Downloadable Back to School sign

Download our printable first day of school sign to celebrate another year back to school! Capture the moment for a memorable first day.

Download for Pre-K and Elementary School

Download for Middle School

Download for High School

All Good Style

Start the school year off right! Shop the best back-to-school trends from all the brands you love – all here in one place.

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All Good Sales

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Back to school shopping doesn't have to break the bank. Check out the deals and sales our retailers are offering on your favorite fall fashion items.

Shop Back to School Sales

All Good Eats

Before the first bell rings, savor the last drops of summer with a mouthwatering selection of delicious dining options. 

Snacks & Drinks

Häagen-Dazs logo
Level 1, in Center Court
Pure and perfect without artificiality, Häagen-Dazs® products and flavours are inspired by the world's rich culinary traditions. Whether you are in a caramel mood, a raspberry frame of mind, a chocolate state of being, or something you can't quite name, there is a Häagen-Dazs for you.
Taste Bar Café logo
Inside macy's
Nordstrom Ebar logo
Inside Nordstrom
The Nordstrom e-bar offers a tasty variety of hot and iced drinks including espressos, lattés, cappuccinos and other gourmet coffee beverages, as well as made-to-order fruit smoothies and tempting fresh-baked pastries. Ebar coffee drinks feature exclusive-to-Nordstrom ‘Debut’, 'House Blend’ and ‘Fair Trade’ coffees.

Full Service Restaurants

Redstone American Grill logo
Level 1, near Nordstrom

Spirited, rugged, & romantic Redstone American Grill is the place to be for a fun & relaxing meal out. Whether it’s dinner with friends, colleagues, family, or a first date Redstone loves to make every dining experience a memorable one. Come on in and sit by one of our many crackling fires, enjoy a cocktail at the bar, or soak in some rays at our spacious patio bar. Get lost in an amazing experience from the service to wonderful Americana food; from our apple and cherry wood rotisserie, to our aged steaks, fresh seafood & award winning BBQ. All dishes from our chef inspired scratch kitchen are sure to please all of your senses! Come on in, relax, you’ve earned it!

Visit Redstone American Grill at Ridgedale Center in Minnetonka, MN

Big Bowl logo
Level 2, near macy's

The menu of Chinese and Thai offerings always start from scratch - curry made from freshly roasted and ground spices, house-made chicken stock for soup and sauces, artisan wheat noodles and jasmine rice as well as salmon and seafood from sustainable sources. For more on building good food, visit www.BigBowl.com.

Visit Big Bowl at Ridgedale Center in Minnetonka, MN