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 28
    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 28
    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 »

  • Scott County Fair
    Jul 28
    July 26 - 30

    Scott County Fair

    Scott County Fairgrounds

    Best 5 Days of Summer!  The Scott County Fair has been a favorite summer attraction in the Southwest Metro since it was first announced way back in the early 1900s! Since then, we have only grown. Make sure to add the Scott County Fair to your... View more info »

  • All Wheels Extreme
    Jul 28
    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 »

  • The Great Midwest Rib Fest
    Jul 28
    July 28 - 30

    The Great Midwest Rib Fest

    Mystic Lake Casino Hotel

    FREE ADMISSION Summer means barbecue, margaritas and music—and The Great Midwest Rib Fest has them all and more in an exciting three-day event! Get ready for some of the tastiest ribs in the country, plus free concerts under the summer sky! Friday, July 28 •... View more info »

  • Canterbury Cocktail Classic
    Jul 28

    Canterbury Cocktail Classic

    Canterbury Park

    Sample craft cocktails from local distilleries, enjoy upscale appetizers and live racing action. Event 6 PM - 9:00 PM, Live Racing 6:30 PM. Event 6 PM – 9:00 PM Live Racing 6:30 PM – 10 PM Located in the Triple Crown Club COCKTAIL SAMPLING TICKET –... View more info »

  • Mn’s Biggest Happy Hour
    Jul 28
    May 5 - Sep 15

    Mn's Biggest Happy Hour

    Canterbury Park

    FRIDAY NIGHT RACING Kick off your weekend with live music on the Mystic Lake® Music Stage, cheap drinks and live racing action. Plus, great food specials. Presented by Michelob Golden Light. First race 6:30 PM Food and Beverage Specials $2: Chili, and Hot Links $3:... View more info »

  • The Song Remains the Same
    Jul 28
    July 28 & 29

    The Song Remains the Same

    Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    Jonny James and the Hall of Fames (the band that brought you "Dark Side of the Moon & Other Floydian Tales") is back rocking harder than ever with “The Song Remains The Same,” a tribute to the greatest rock band of all time, Led Zeppelin,... View more info »