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

  • 2017 Wacipi
    Aug 20
    Aug 18 - 20

    2017 Wacipi

    SMSC Wacipi Grounds

    The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community Wacipi unites the people and traditions of Indian Country for three days. The public is invited to join in this Pow Wow celebration at the Wacipi Grounds, located near Mystic Lake Casino. View more info »

  • Grease
    Aug 20
    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 »

  • Highland Fling
    Aug 20
    Aug 19 & 20

    Highland Fling

    Minnesota Renaissance Festival

    Come be a spectator in celebration of Scottish and Celtic culture with the Highland Games! The 11th Annual World Amateur Highland Heavy Games Championships will be held on Saturday in Shepherd’s Green with the top ten amateurs from across the nation competing. The best will... View more info »

  • The Science Behind Pixar
    Aug 20
    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 »

  • Festival of Champions
    Aug 20

    Festival of Champions

    Canterbury Park

    MN Festival of Champions Free T-shirt to the first 4,000 adults. Plus, Food Truck Festival, and the $500,000 Minnesota Festival of Champions. Food Truck list to come! Plus, free pony rides, face painting, and petting zoo from 12:30 to 4:00 PM Presented by  Premium Day... View more info »

  • Pepsi Family Day
    Aug 20
    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
    Aug 20
    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 »

  • Eric Hutchinson
    Aug 20

    Eric Hutchinson

    Minnesota Zoo

    ABOUT ERIC HUTCHINSON Singer, songwriter, performer, producer, DJ – Eric Hutchinson is a constantly evolving musician, driven by his passion and curiosity for all things musical and creative. He independently recorded his debut album Sounds Like This in 2007 and it became the highest charting album by an unsigned artist... View more info »