The people behind Mall of America in the US are now expanding their mega mall concept and bringing it to New Jersey. Mall of America in Minnesota is a large scale fusion of retail and entertainment with indoor amusement parks as well shops and restaurants. Their new venture entitled American Dream/Meadowlands is going to be even bigger. With a total project area of 11 million square feet this new shopping mall will include the first indoor ski facility in North America, a water park, amusement park, 26-screen movie complex as well as a live performance arts theatre and that is just the entertainment side. There will also be an abundance of shops and restaurants, making this an ideal destination for local shoppers as well as tourists. It is expected to open in 2013.