New ‘Disney Junior Play Zone’ Opens At Katy Mills Family Destination Features Activities for Toddlers to 10 Years Old

Katy, Tex., (August 6, 2018) – Simon®, a global leader in premier shopping, dining and entertainment destinations today announced that a Disney Junior Play Zone will be opening at Katy Mills on Friday, August 10.

This unique family destination will feature an interactive play space, inviting children to experience their favorite Disney Junior shows in a fun, open-concept floor plan. The Disney Junior Play Zone at Katy Mills will also include physical and digital activities themed to hit series such as “Vampirina,” “Muppet Babies,” “Puppy Dog Pals,” “Mickey and the Roadster Racers” and Disney Junior’s newest addition, “Fancy Nancy.”

“The Disney Junior Play Zone at Katy Mills is evidence of our continued commitment to remaining a dynamic, family-friendly destination in the community,” said Sabrina Scruta, director of marketing and business development at Katy Mills.

Located at Entrance 8, the Disney Junior Play Zone will have activities appropriate for toddlers and children up to 10 years old. The area also incorporates elements to enhance the parent/caregiver experience, including mobile device charging stations, comfortable lounge seating and exterior counter seating and an open concept floor plan, which allows strollers to stay by the caregivers’ side while watching or participating in play.

As part of the unveiling, Katy Mills will also host a Fancy Nancy“- themed Disney Junior Play Date event on Friday, August 10, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Aimed to entertain and delight children of all ages, the free event will bring added fun with arts & crafts, balloon artists, a DJ playing music and more. 

About Simon
Simon is a global leader in the ownership of premier shopping, dining, entertainment and mixed-use destinations and an S&P 100 company (Simon Property Group, NYSE: SPG). Our properties across North America, Europe and Asia provide community gathering places for millions of people every day and generate billions in annual sales. For more information, visit

About Katy Mills

Katy Mills, a climate controlled indoor shopping mall is home to over 175 stores featuring a high-fashion line-up including H&M, Kate Spade New York, Fossil, Michael Kors, Coach Outlet, Neiman Marcus Last Call, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th, Under Armour, Cole Haan, Tommy Bahama and Steve Madden.

Katy Mills is located at the intersection of I-10 West and Pin Oak Road approximately 25 miles West of downtown Houston and conveniently located near the Houston Energy corridor.  Also, while visiting the Houston/Katy area, you have even more choices at our sister malls The Galleria and Houston Premium Outlets. For more information, follow Katy Mills on InstagramFacebook or visit

About Disney Junior
Disney Junior reflects the emotional connection generations of consumers have to Disney storytelling and Disney characters, both classic and contemporary. It invites mom and dad to join their child in the Disney experience of magical, musical and heartfelt stories and characters while incorporating specific learning and development themes designed for kids age 2-7. Disney Junior’s series blend Disney’s unparalleled storytelling and characters kids love deeply with learning, including early math, language skills, healthy eating and lifestyles, and social skills. In the U.S., Disney Junior is a daily programming block on Disney Channel and a 24-hour channel reaching over 91 million U.S. homes. Globally, there are 36 Disney Junior channels in 27 languages around the world.