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

  • Newsies
    Jul 28
    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 »

  • Scott County Fair
    Jul 28
    July 25 - 29

    Scott County Fair

    Scott County Fairgrounds

    The Scott County Fair has been a favorite summer attraction in the Southwest Metro since it was first announced way back in the early 1900s! Since then, we have only grown. Make sure to stop by for the Best 5 Days of Summer this year! View more info »

  • Summer History Scavenger Hunt
    Jul 28
    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 Harlem Globetrotters Experience
    Jul 28
    July 28 & 29

    The Harlem Globetrotters Experience

    Valleyfair

    As the official juice drink of the Harlem Globetrotters, TUM-e YUMMIES is excited to bring you the ball handling wizardry, basketball artistry and one-of-a-kind family entertainment that thrills fans of all ages. Join Globetrotters stars after the performance where they will stay for a 15... View more info »

  • Pottery Throwing at the Scott County Fair
    Jul 28

    Pottery Throwing at the Scott County Fair

    Scott County Fairgrounds

    Sharing Art and Smiles with Kids! Come Throw Pots with your local State Farm Agency Staff! For the Love of Art and giving back to the Community! View more info »

  • The Great Gazebo Get-Together
    Jul 28
    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 28
    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 »

  • Minnesota Eats Food Festival
    Jul 28
    July 14 - Aug 5

    Minnesota Eats Food Festival

    Valleyfair

    Join us for four weekends of the most quirky, delicious, and uniquely Minnesotan food combinations you can possibly imagine. We’re talking hotdishes, juicy lucys, and fresh fried walleye in every way conceivable! Don't forget about our delectable desserts - flan, s’mores, strawberry fluff, and blueberry... View more info »

  • Sally’s Sing-A-Long
    Jul 28
    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 »

  • Wiener Dog & Donuts
    Jul 28

    Wiener Dog & Donuts

    Hot diggety dog! The original puppy race is back. Be here on Saturday, July 28 for Wiener Dogs and Donuts! It will be a cuteness overload on the track as 72 pups engage in some adorable athletic competition. These delightful dachshunds will be running, wagging... View more info »

  • All-Star Stunt Dogs
    Jul 28
    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 »

  • Minnie & The St. Pauls
    Jul 28
    June 9 - Aug 26

    Minnie & The St. Pauls

    Valleyfair

    Don’t miss Valleyfair's very own House Band as they celebrate the biggest hits from the last 50 years to now! LOCATION Gazebo Stage SHOW TIMES 2:30PM, 3:30PM, 5:00PM, 6:30PM JUNE 9 - AUGUST 26 M, T, W, F, SAT, SUN View more info »

  • Vocal Coasters
    Jul 28
    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 »

  • Hot Import Nights
    Jul 28

    Hot Import Nights

    Canterbury Park

    Hot Import Nights is the nation's largest and most unique indoor/outdoor car, music, and pop-culture festival! More event details to come! Located in the Canterbury Expo Center   For more information, click here View more info »

  • Party with the PEANUTS
    Jul 28
    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 28
    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 »

  • Long Minnesota Goodbye Party
    Jul 28
    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 »