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

  • Canterbury Carnival
    Jul 5
    June 30 - July 5

    Canterbury Carnival

    Canterbury Park

    Join us for the Canterbury Carnival on five days from June 30 through July 5 in Shire's Square during live racing. Rides, games and fair food for all ages! Kids 17 and under get in free. Canterbury Carnival Hours: Saturday, June 30 • 11:30 a.m.... View more info »

  • Newsies
    Jul 5
    Mar 2 - Sep 29

    Newsies

    Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    Chanhassen Dinner Theatres is thrilled to bring its audiences the exciting musical that took Broadway by storm, Disney’s Newsies! With astounding choreography, unforgettable songs and inspirational storytelling, Newsies is a not-to-be-missed, high-energy show for all ages.Inspired by the real-life Newsboys Strike of 1899 in New York City, Jack... View more info »

  • Summer History Scavenger Hunt
    Jul 5
    June 1 - Aug 25

    Summer History Scavenger Hunt

    Explore the history at your doorstep! Visit ten historic in Scott County between June 1st and August 20th. At each site take a selfie or family photograph. Once you have visited each location share your pictures with the Scott County Historical Society at info@scottcountyhistory.org using... View more info »

  • The Great Gazebo Get-Together
    Jul 5
    June 2 - Sep 3

    The Great Gazebo Get-Together

    Valleyfair

    Lip Sync Battles, Lyrical Showdowns, Scavenger Hunts and more! Join our hosts for FREE games, activities and challenges all day long! LOCATION Gazebo Stage RUN DATES May 19 - May 20 May 26 - May 28 June 2 - September 3 SHOW TIMES View more info »

  • Snoopy’s Dog Days of Summer
    Jul 5
    June 2 - Sep 3

    Snoopy's Dog Days of Summer

    Valleyfair

    Join Snoopy and Charlie Brown for a special showing of Snoopy’s Dog Days of Summer! LOCATION PEANUTS™ Showplace SHOW TIMES 11:30AM, 12:30PM, 1:30PM, 2:30PM MAY 1 - MAY 31 Weekends JUNE 2 - SEPTEMBER 3 T, W, TH, F, SAT, SUN View more info »

  • Sally’s Sing-A-Long
    Jul 5
    June 2 - Sep 3

    Sally's Sing-A-Long

    Valleyfair

    Sally and TJ want you to join them for Sally’s Sing Along! Sing your favorite tunes loud and proud on the Peanut Showplace Stage. LOCATION PEANUTS Showplace SHOW TIMES 12:00P, 1:00PM, 2:00PM, 3:00PM MAY 1 - MAY 31 Weekends JUNE 2 - SEPTEMBER 3 M,... View more info »

  • All-Star Stunt Dogs
    Jul 5
    June 16 - Aug 17

    All-Star Stunt Dogs

    Valleyfair

    Experience the exciting routines from the world's most athletic and talented dogs this summer at Valleyfair! Stunt Dog Productions dogs have been rescued from pounds and shelters across the country. Their mission is to promote pet adoption, responsible pet ownership, and educate on the importance... View more info »

  • Vocal Coasters
    Jul 5
    June 2 - Sep 3

    Vocal Coasters

    Valleyfair

    This troupe of singers are serving up power house vocals, spine tingling harmonies, and the sickest dance moves this side of Soak City! LOCATION Midway Stage SHOW TIMES 3:00PM, 5:00PM, 6:00PM, 7:00PM JUNE 2 - SEPTEMBER 3 T, W, TH, F, SAT, SUN View more info »

  • Party with the PEANUTS
    Jul 5
    June 2 - Sep 3

    Party with the PEANUTS

    Valleyfair

    Charlie Brown, Linus, Lucy and Snoopy are throwing a Plaza Party and YOU are invited! Join us for a show like no other as the PEANUTS characters rock out to some classic jams with our Planet Snoopy dance crew! LOCATION PEANUTS™ Plaza RUN DATES June... View more info »

  • Benchwarmerz
    Jul 5
    June 2 - Sep 3

    Benchwarmerz

    Valleyfair

    The St Paul Saints 2nd String Team took a wrong turn and ended up here in Shakopee. See if you can find them wandering around the walkway! LOCATION Midway Stage SHOW TIMES 4:45P, 5:45P, 6:45P JUNE 2 - SEPTEMBER 3 M, T, TH, F, SAT,... View more info »

  • Buck Night
    Jul 5
    June 7 - Aug 23

    Buck Night

    Canterbury Park

    Every Thursday we offer $1 admission and $1 regular programs. Plus $1, $2, and $3 food and beverage specials. First race at 6:30 p.m. Buck Night Specials • $1 Soda                               ... View more info »

  • Long Minnesota Goodbye Party
    Jul 5
    June 3 - Sep 3

    Long Minnesota Goodbye Party

    Valleyfair

    As is tradition in Minnesota, no goodbye should take less than an hour! We’ve got music, dancing and fun events to help you cope with leaving Valleyfair. Join some of your favorite Valleyfair entertainers and get the whole family moving to the goodbye beat! LOCATION... View more info »

  • Melissa Etheridge
    Jul 5

    Melissa Etheridge

    Thursday, July 5 • 8 pm • Mystic Showroom • $49, $59, $69 Melissa Etheridge stormed onto the American rock scene in 1988 with the release of her critically acclaimed self-titled debut album, which led to an appearance on the 1989 Grammy Awards show. For... View more info »