Shakopee is where the Midwest comes to play! Visit Shakopee, Minnesota and have access to all there is to experience in the Minneapolis/St. Paul region from first class shopping and dining to the excitement of pro sports and thrilling attractions. Our community is home to Valleyfair, the Upper Midwest’s largest amusement park, Canterbury Park, which offers the excitement of live horse racing and a year round card casino, as well as the unique Minnesota Renaissance Festival!
You can also step back in time at The Landing, a living history museum depicting life along the MN River in the 1800’s, or head over to nearby Mystic Lake Casino for gambling excitement, memorable concerts and great dining. In the heart of the beautiful Minnesota River Valley, the Shakopee and surrounding area also boasts trails for hiking and biking for those that value the outdoors. The renowned Minnesota Landscape Arboretum is a short 10 minute drive to neighboring Chaska and theatre enthusiasts will love the Chanhassen Dinner Theatre that has been delighting audiences since 1968.
When you’re finished exploring all of the attractions the Shakopee area has to offer, check out some of our notable restaurants or go shopping at one of our local establishments. Then head over to one of our Shakopee hotels or area campgrounds for a peaceful night’s sleep!