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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Upcoming Events

  • Grease
    Aug 13
    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 »

  • Passholder PEANUTS Character Breakfast
    Aug 13

    Passholder PEANUTS Character Breakfast


    Peanuts for breakfast! Passholders share the most important meal of the day with Snoopy and the gang from 9:30am - 11:30am! View more info »

  • The Science Behind Pixar
    Aug 13
    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 »

  • Fillies Race for Hope
    Aug 13

    Fillies Race for Hope

    Canterbury Park

    Fillies Race for Hope Enjoy a day at the races while raising funds and hope for those fighting breast cancer in our community. Benefiting Hope Chest for Breast Cancer. First Race 12:45 PM. It’s the 7th year of Fillies Race for Hope and we have... View more info »

  • Pepsi Family Day
    Aug 13
    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 »

  • Street Art Festival
    Aug 13
    Aug 12 & 13

    Street Art Festival

    Canterbury Park

    Street Art Festival Featuring graffiti, chalk, and other unique art from local and regional artists. Presented by Star Tribune. Other Activities Include: Kids Art Station Giant Paint-by-Number Station & More Vendor and artist list to come! View more info »

  • All Wheels Extreme
    Aug 13
    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 »

  • Josh Thompson
    Aug 13

    Josh Thompson

    Minnesota Zoo

    ABOUT JOSH THOMPSON If you want to know Josh Thompson, just listen to the lyrics of his music. Thompson showcases his undeniable gift for writing with songs like the anthemic “Way Out Here,” or the unapologetic “Blame It On Waylon,” and on his upcoming projects,... View more info »