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Summer Festivals and Events In and Near Shakopee

Visiting Shakopee this summer is a promise of incredible live music, delicious foods, and cultural activities you can’t find anywhere else. The variety of summer events happening in and around Shakopee may have you wondering why you ever venture into the Twin Cities! So, take out your summer calendar and start filling it with all…

Shakopee Winter Weekend Itinerary In Shakopee

Feeling a bit of cabin fever?  Plan a wintertime getaway to Shakopee!  From snocross races to the great outdoors, this weekend itinerary has something for everyone—including plenty of tasty eats.  Friday Kick off your long weekend in Shakopee with the 2022 Pirtek Snocross National.  Snocross is the snowmobile version of motocross, with riders racing around…

19 Reasons to Visit Shakopee This Summer

Shakopee is where the Midwest comes to play! Shakopee is home to world-class attractions and festivals like Valleyfair Amusement Park, Minnesota Renaissance Festival, and Canterbury Park. Shakopee is also part of the vibrant Minneapolis and Saint Paul metro area, so there are other great entertainment options nearby! 1) Valleyfair Shakopee is home to the Upper-Midwest’s Largest Amusement, featuring over 75…