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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  • Grease
    Jul 4
    March 3 - Sept 23


    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 »

  • Valleyfair Military Days – July
    Jul 4
    July 1 - 4

    Valleyfair Military Days - July


    Valleyfair is honoring our hometown heroes with Military Days during the Memorial Weekend (May 26-29) and Fourth of July Weekend (July 1-4) Any member of the armed service, active or veteran, will receive a free regular admission ticket into Valleyfair. Along with free admission, members of... View more info »

  • The Science Behind Pixar
    Jul 4
    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 »

  • Independence Day
    Jul 4

    Independence Day

    Canterbury Park

    Independence Day Free Hormel hot dogs, wiener & corgi dog warm-up races, and live racing action! First horse race 12:45 PM Free Hormel Hot Dogs Fourth of July just isn’t complete without hot dogs! Enjoy your fill of free Hormel hot dogs at Canterbury Park... View more info »

  • Rock and Rockets
    Jul 4

    Rock and Rockets

    Mystic Lake Casino Hotel

    Free Admission FIREWORKS AT 10 PM LET’S LIGHT IT UP! Celebrate America’s birthday at our star-spangled outdoor festival featuring live music, local food trucks and more! After the fireworks fade, keep the fun going at the indoor after party! LIVE MUSIC POP ROCKS • 5... View more info »

  • Fantastic Fireworks
    Jul 4
    July 3 & 4

    Fantastic Fireworks


    It's all about the red, white & boom with our 4th of July fireworks! Enjoy the best views from Planet Snoopy Plaza as we light up the night. Follow Valleyfair on Facebook and Twitter for your chance to join Snoopy at the "Blast Off" podium to ignite the vibrant... View more info »