Tax-Free Shopping At Katy Mills

Shoppers invited to take advantage of back-to-school specials

WHAT:              School is almost back in session and to kick off the season, Katy Mills invites area residents and visitors to enjoy great deals and extended shopping hours during tax-free weekend.

Katy Mills is pleased to offer shoppers the opportunity to purchase back-to-school necessities without paying sales tax on qualifying items in accordance with the Texas Sales Tax Holiday. The 3-day sales tax break begins on Friday, August 11 and ends on Sunday, August 13. During this period, retailers will not be required to collect state and local sales use tax on most footwear, clothing, backpacks and school supplies priced less than $100. For a detailed listing of what items are included please see

Before visiting the center, shoppers can check out even more savings by visiting the Simon Retailer Showcase where coupons and other retailer deals await at


HOURS:            Katy Mills

                        Friday, August 11 – 9 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 12 – 9 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Sunday, August 13 – 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

* Department store hours may vary

DETAILS:         Katy Mills Back to School Family Fun Event  

Children and families of all ages are invited to an afternoon of fun on Saturday, August 26 from noon to 4 p.m. at Katy Mills in the AMC Plaza. Guests can enjoy FREE exciting giveaways, prizes and food as well as games and activities for the whole family! Activities will include a bounce house, balloon animals, costume characters, face painting, a magic show and more!

WHERE:           Katy Mills, 5000 Katy Mills Circle, Katy, TX 77494

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