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 15
    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 »

  • Lakefront Music Fest
    Jul 15
    July 14 & 15

    Lakefront Music Fest

    Lakefront Park

    Originally known as the Lakefront Jazz & Blues Festival, the Prior Lake Rotary Club’s Lakefront Music Fest was established in 2010 and has grown into one of the largest outdoor music festivals in the metro area of the Twin Cities. In 2012, the Rotary Club... View more info »

  • The Science Behind Pixar
    Jul 15
    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 »

  • Extreme Race Day
    Jul 15

    Extreme Race Day

    Canterbury Park

    Extreme Race Day It's a real zoo! Camel, Ostrich, and Zebra Races! First Horse race 12:45 PM Don’t miss all the fun and excitement of Extreme Race Day at Canterbury Park! Check out last year’s races: Camel races Zebra races Ostrich races Plus, free pony... View more info »

  • Social Saturday
    Jul 15
    May 6 - Sep 9

    Social Saturday

    Canterbury Park

    Social Saturday SATURDAY RACING Follow us on social media & receive exclusive access to special offers every Saturday! #CanterburyForTheWin First race 12:45 PM* Follow us on Social Media!  Facebook  Twitter  Instagram Featured On Track Promotions Mystic Lake ® Who Do You Like Today? Famous Dave’s BBQ... View more info »

  • All Wheels Extreme
    Jul 15
    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 »

  • Legends of Country
    Jul 15
    July 14 & 15

    Legends of Country

    Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    Legends of Country celebrates a night of country music’s biggest names with an incredible show filled exclusively with number one Billboard™ hits that takes you through time with classic artists like Johnny Cash (I Walk the Line & Ring of Fire), Willie Nelson (Always on... View more info »