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

  • The Great Pumpkin Fest
    Sep 30
    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 30
    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 »

  • Downhome Craft’s Fall Boutique
    Sep 30
    Sep 28 - Oct 8

    Downhome Craft's Fall Boutique

    Downhome Crafts

    Don't miss your chance to buy made in the USA one of a kind crafts. View more info »

  • Pablo’s Grand Reopening Celebration
    Sep 30

    Pablo's Grand Reopening Celebration

    Pablo’s Mexican Restaurant

    Grand Reopening! Help us celebrate the end of construction and 31 Years of Business! Stephanie Mendoza 5:30-6:30, Ballet Folklorica Mexico Azteca 6:30-7:00, Mariachi Son de Morelos 7:00-8:00, 8:00-10:00 HITCHVILLE!!!! View more info »

  • Lantern Light Festival
    Sep 30
    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 »

  • MTV Unplugged
    Sep 30
    Sep 29 & 30

    MTV Unplugged

    Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    Three of the nation’s top tribute bands join together to recreate and bring us back to the days of the famous “MTV Unplugged” concert series of the 90’s. The Return to Seattle Tour features the music of Seattle’s biggest-selling artists of the ‘90s: Pearl Jam,... View more info »