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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  • First Responder Days
    Jul 9
    July 9 & 16

    First Responder Days


    First Responders Receive FREE Admission to Valleyfair! First Responders including all Law Enforcement, Firefighter, and EMS personnel can enjoy a day of unlimited access to rides, shows, Planet Snoopy™, Soak City Waterpark and our newest ride North Star! Simply download and print the flyer below and present to... View more info »

  • Grease
    Jul 9
    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 »

  • The Science Behind Pixar
    Jul 9
    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 »

  • Rubber Stamp Expo
    Jul 9
    July 8 & 9

    Rubber Stamp Expo

    Canterbury Park

    Rubber Stamp Expo Come enjoy a weekend of stamp demonstrations, classes, makes & takes, and more! Show Hours: Saturday 9:30 am – 5:00 pm Sunday 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Prepaid Ticket Holders get in at 9:00 on Saturday Advanced Tickets – $5 Tickets at the Door – $8 Children... View more info »

  • Pepsi Family Day
    Jul 9
    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 9
    July 1 - Sep 4

    All Wheels Extreme


    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 »

  • Choo Choo Soul
    Jul 9

    Choo Choo Soul

    Minnesota Zoo

    ABOUT CHOO CHOO SOUL Genevieve Goings and Constantine “DC” Abramson, the stars of Disney Junior’s “Choo Choo Soul,” are entering their 11th year of entertaining pre-schoolers and parents worldwide. Born from the mind of Silicon Valley video game developer, Choo Choo Soul began as a... View more info »