Shakopee Area Events

There’s always something going on in the Shakopee area! Check out all of the upcoming events in Shakopee, Chanhassen, Prior Lake, and the entire Southwest Minneapolis & Saint Paul metro on our events calendar.

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  • Beach Bash
    Jul 30
    July 29 & 30

    Beach Bash

    Valleyfair

    Grab your sunscreen and flip flops, and get ready for the Beach Bash in Soak City Waterpark! From 11AM-8PM each day, enjoy a full-on beach experience with games, music, and other waterpark fun for the whole family! In between the festivities, grab some food at... View more info »

  • Grease
    Jul 30
    March 3 - Sept 23

    Grease

    Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    After a decade, Grease, the #1 best-seller in Chanhassen Dinner Theatres’ history, joyfully returns to the Main Stage!Fancy a nostalgic evening full of greased-up hair, jukebox jingles and bobby-socks. The most popular, fun-filled musical in the history of Rock ’n’ Roll is packed with explosive... View more info »

  • The Science Behind Pixar
    Jul 30
    June 9 - Sep 4

    The Science Behind Pixar

    Science Museum of Minnesota

    Buzz Lightyear. Dory. Mike. Sulley. No matter who is your favorite Pixar character (or what your age), you’ll love exploring The Science Behind Pixar! This new, special exhibition gives you an unparalleled look at Pixar’s filmmaking process and lets you explore the science and technology... View more info »

  • Scott County Fair
    Jul 30
    July 26 - 30

    Scott County Fair

    Scott County Fairgrounds

    Best 5 Days of Summer!  The Scott County Fair has been a favorite summer attraction in the Southwest Metro since it was first announced way back in the early 1900s! Since then, we have only grown. Make sure to add the Scott County Fair to your... View more info »

  • The Great Midwest Rib Fest
    Jul 30
    July 28 - 30

    The Great Midwest Rib Fest

    Mystic Lake Casino Hotel

    FREE ADMISSION Summer means barbecue, margaritas and music—and The Great Midwest Rib Fest has them all and more in an exciting three-day event! Get ready for some of the tastiest ribs in the country, plus free concerts under the summer sky! Friday, July 28 •... View more info »

  • Pepsi Family Day
    Jul 30
    May 28 - Sep 3

    Pepsi Family Day

    Canterbury Park

    Pepsi Family Day SUNDAY RACING Sunday is Pepsi Family Day at Canterbury Park that includes free family day activities: pony rides, face painting, and petting zoo! First race 12:45 PM. Sunday racing begins May 28. Family Day Activities Free pony rides, face painting, and petting... View more info »

  • All Wheels Extreme
    Jul 30
    July 1 - Sep 4

    All Wheels Extreme

    Valleyfair

    A finalist on NBC's hit show America's Got Talent, All Wheels Extreme brings its high-flying extreme sports show back to Valleyfair. The show features some of the top professional inline skaters, skateboarders and BMX bicycle performers in the world. Dancers, trampoline artists and aerialists add... View more info »

  • Steve Earle & The Dukes
    Jul 30

    Steve Earle & The Dukes

    Minnesota Zoo

    ABOUT STEVE EARLE & THE DUKES Throughout his more than 30-year career, Earle has mined the rich veins of American roots music from country to rock and roll, folk and rockabilly. On his 16th studio album of his singular career, Terraplane, Earle pays tribute to... View more info »