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
    Aug 3
    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
    Aug 3
    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
    Aug 3
    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
    Aug 3
    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
    Aug 3
    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
    Aug 3
    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 »

  • Hit the Open Road
    Aug 3
    Aug 3 - Sep 3

    Hit the Open Road

    Mystic Lake Casino Hotel

    Endless vistas. Summer sunsets. Weekends at the cabin. It’s road trip season! Live life in the fast lane on a new motorcycle, or hit the open road in a Ford® Mustang! Choose Your Own Adventure with Up to $1,000 Free Slot Play! We’ll draw three... View more info »

  • Minnie & The St. Pauls
    Aug 3
    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
    Aug 3
    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
    Aug 3
    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
    Aug 3
    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 »

  • Shakopee Diversity Alliance International Festival
    Aug 3

    Shakopee Diversity Alliance International Festival

    Huber Park

    Enjoy food, multicultural entertainment, & more! Come celebrate our community! FREE admission. Event Flyer View more info »

  • American Soul – A Tribute to James Brown, Ray Charles & The Blues Brothers
    Aug 3

    American Soul - A Tribute to James Brown, Ray Charles & The Blues Brothers

    Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    It's the show that never happened, but should have!  Get on up with the most electrifying tribute to soul music with Ty Stone! Celebrating the legendary Ray Charles, Blues Brothers and the Godfather of Soul – James Brown.  Soul Brother #1, Ty Stone, is bringing... View more info »

  • ’80s Night
    Aug 3

    '80s Night

    Canterbury Park

    Pop your collars and poof your hair, it’s ’80s Night at Canterbury Park on Friday, Aug. 3! ’80s Night  • First race – 6:30 p.m. • Live music from Brat Pack Radio • On-track events and activities Bust out your favorite retro gear for this... View more info »

  • K102 Country Night
    Aug 3
    June 15 - Aug 17

    K102 Country Night

    Canterbury Park

    Pull on your boots and grab that cowboy hat for Country Night at Canterbury Park on Friday, June 15! K102 Country Nights: Friday, June 15 and Friday, Aug. 17 • First race 6:30 p.m. • Country music between races • Contest and drink Specials Ya’ll,... View more info »

  • Ladies Night
    Aug 3
    May 25 - Aug 31

    Ladies Night

    Canterbury Park

    Get the gals together and hit the track on the final Friday of every month for Ladies Night! Enjoy live music on the Mystic Lake® music stage, food and drink specials and more! Grab the girls and make an evening out of it! Ladies Night: Final Friday... View more info »

  • Music In The Park
    Aug 3
    May 4 - Sep 14

    Music In The Park

    Canterbury Park

    Kick off your weekend with live music on the Mystic Lake® Music Stage, cheap drinks and live racing action. Plus, food specials. Presented by Michelob Golden Light. First race 6:30 p.m. Food and Beverage Specials $2: Hot Links $3.50: Pizza Slice at Pizza & Pasta... View more info »

  • Long Minnesota Goodbye Party
    Aug 3
    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 »