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
    Sep 16
    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 Great Pumpkin Fest
    Sep 16
    Sep 16 - Oct 29

    The Great Pumpkin Fest


    During the day, tiny terrors can join Snoopy and the rest of the PEANUTS gang for some not-so-scary family fun at The Great Pumpkin Fest! Enjoy your favorite rides, live entertainment and great fall activities when The Great Pumpkin Fest returns to Valleyfair Saturdays and... View more info »

  • ValleySCARE
    Sep 16
    Sep 16 - Oct 28



    Fridays and Saturdays from September 16 - October 28 and Thursday October 19, Valleyfair transforms into ValleySCARE featuring haunted mazes, scare zones, rides and monsters prowling the park. What you can see will scare you. What you can't see will Haunt you. View more info »

  • Lantern Light Festival
    Sep 16
    Sep 7 - Oct 22

    Lantern Light Festival

    Canterbury Park

    Lantern Light Festival Join us for dazzling lights, colors, shapes, and themes during the Lantern Light festival at Canterbury Park September 7th to October 22nd. This six week celebration of Chinese culture features massive lanterns, inspiring performances, and incredible cuisine and is fun for the... View more info »

  • James Taylor – The Hits
    Sep 16
    Sept 15 & 16

    James Taylor - The Hits

    Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    James Taylor first received worldwide recognition with his 1970 album Sweet Baby James and the hit single “Fire and Rain”. The next year he had the biggest hit of his career with the #1 hit “You’ve Got A Friend”, which earned him his first Grammy... View more info »

  • ZZ Top
    Sep 16

    ZZ Top

    Mystic Lake Casino Hotel

    ZZ Top or “That Little Ol’ Band From Texas” lays the undeniable claim to being the longest running major rock band with its original members. Billy F Gibbons, Dusty Hill and Frank Beard have been together for more than 45 years. Together, they have released... View more info »