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

  • Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular
    Oct 6
    Oct 1 - Nov 3

    Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

    Minnesota Zoo

    Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular back for a 2nd year at the Minnesota Zoo. The trail features over 5,000 illuminated pumpkins of all different sizes, shapes and faces creatively carved and displayed from ground to tree-top. A variety of musical vignettes and fog make the perfect back drop... View more info »

  • Mamma Mia
    Oct 6
    Mar 1 - Feb 22

    Mamma Mia

    Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    One mom. One daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you'll never forget!ABBA's hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman's search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of... View more info »

  • The Great Pumpkin Fest
    Oct 6
    Sept 21 - Oct 27

    The Great Pumpkin Fest

    Valleyfair

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

  • The Looney Lutherans in Young(ish) at Heart
    Oct 6
    Sept 11 - Oct 27

    The Looney Lutherans in Young(ish) at Heart

    Ames Center

    Event: The Looney Lutherans in Young(ish) at Heart Location: Black Box Theater (new and improved sight lines and roomier seating!) Date: September 11, 2019 - October 27, 2019 Performance days, times and ticket prices Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays at 1pm |$30 Fridays  7:30pm | $38 Saturdays at 3pm | $38 Sundays... View more info »

  • World of Pumpkins Display
    Oct 6
    Oct 5 - 31

    World of Pumpkins Display

    Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

    Join us at the Arb for the World of Pumpkin display! Marvel at more than 300 types of pumpkins, squash and ornamental gourds grown at the Arboretum, on display in a tower at the Oswald Visitor Center, then swing by the nearby AppleHouse (7485 Rolling... View more info »

  • Scarecrows in the Gardens and Scarecrows Village
    Oct 6
    Oct 1 - Oct 31

    Scarecrows in the Gardens and Scarecrows Village

    Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

    Visit the popular Scarecrows in the Gardens. Check out the artistry of the experts from Bachman's, as well as the Arboretum staff. View more info »

  • A Night With Janis Joplin
    Oct 6

    A Night With Janis Joplin

    Mystic Lake Casino Hotel

    A Night With Janis Joplin is a musical journey celebrating Janis Joplin and her biggest musical influences—trailblazers like Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Odetta, Nina Simone and Bessie Smith, all of whom inspired Joplin to become one of rock and roll’s greatest legends. Like a comet that... View more info »

  • Eat a Feat – The Magnificent Songs of The Allman Brothers & Little Feat
    Oct 6

    Eat a Feat - The Magnificent Songs of The Allman Brothers & Little Feat

    Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    Mick Sterling Presents takes on two of the most beloved and musically respected bands in American popular culture of the '70s through today. Mick Sterling leads a powerhouse band through the rich catalog of The Allman Brothers and Little Feat!We will celebrate the legendary guitar work... View more info »