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

  • A Minnesota Nutcracker
    Dec 14
    Dec 13 - 15

    A Minnesota Nutcracker

    Ames Center

    A Minnesota Nutcracker Friday, December 13 at 7pm Saturday, December 14 at 2pm and 7pm Sunday, December 15 at 1pm and 4:30pm Tickets: Adult: $38.00, $34.00, $24.00 Youth (12 and under), Senior 65+, Groups of 10+: $34.00, $30.00, $24.00 With a Minnesota twist on the... View more info »

  • M8 Midwest Regional Shootout Pool Tournament
    Dec 14
    Dec 12 - 15

    M8 Midwest Regional Shootout Pool Tournament

    Canterbury Park

    Rack ‘em up! It’s time for the M8 Midwest Regional Shootout Pool Tournament. The multi-day billiards tournament includes several events and runs from December 12 – 15. Hundreds of the area’s pool enthusiasts come to Canterbury Park for the tournaments each year. Events include Scotch... View more info »

  • Mamma Mia
    Dec 14
    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 »

  • Rock & Roll Christmas Show
    Dec 14
    Dec 4 - 15

    Rock & Roll Christmas Show

    Chanhassen Dinner Theatre

    Get ready to crank your holiday spirit all the way up! Returning for the fourth time to our holiday series is this hugely popular rockin’ event. This production will surprise and thoroughly delight, and don’t be deceived; this isn’t a send-up to the '50s and... View more info »

  • Sever’s Holiday Lights
    Dec 14
    Nov 8 - Jan 5

    Sever's Holiday Lights

    Sever’s Fall Festival

    Gather family and friends, hop in the car and enjoy the sights and sounds of the NEW Sever’s Holiday Lights display. The half-mile course, located at Sever’s new home in Shakopee features more than one million lights set to classic holiday music. Stay in the... View more info »

  • Arts & Crafts Fair
    Dec 14
    Dec 13 & 14

    Arts & Crafts Fair

    Hoċokata Ti – Cultural Center and Public Exhibit

    Join us for an arts and crafts fair in the River Gallery inside Hoċokata Ti. The public is welcome to experience Native American arts & crafts, beadwork, jewelry, and much more! Indian Tacos will also be available for purchase. Find the perfect gifts for your... View more info »

  • Brunch with Santa!
    Dec 14

    Brunch with Santa!

    O’Brien’s Public House

    Santa is coming to town! Join O'Brien's Public House for a special family-style brunch buffet from 10 am - 2 pm. Photos with Santa for all reservations. Call us today at (952) 217-5490! View more info »

  • Historic Holiday Shopping!
    Dec 14

    Historic Holiday Shopping!

    Scott County Historical Museum

    Are you looking for the perfect gift for your favorite history buff? Visit the historic Stans house on Saturday, December 14th from 10am – 3pm for a day of holiday shopping! Books on Minnesota and Scott County history will be available, along with homemade crafts,... View more info »

  • Louisiana Purchase Crawfish Boil
    Dec 14

    Louisiana Purchase Crawfish Boil

    Badger Hill Brewing Company

    Put you eating pants on and get ready to get your grub on because Louisiana Purchase Seafood Sales and Catering LLC is have a crawfish boil! Join us at the taproom Saturday, December 14th! View more info »

  • Glass Mosaic at Badger Hill Brewing Co.
    Dec 14

    Glass Mosaic at Badger Hill Brewing Co.

    Badger Hill Brewery & Tap Room

    Come enjoy a craft, a draft, and some snacks! Bring your friends and family to make a glass mosaic project. Select from a sign, photo frame, wall cross, and trivet. This is a perfect opportunity to make a unique gift, or keep it for yourself... View more info »

  • Holiday Vintage & Maker’s Market
    Dec 14

    Holiday Vintage & Maker's Market

    Badger Hill Brewing Company

    Buy holiday gift from local vintage shop owners and makers while you drink beer! What could be better?! Saturday, Dec 14th 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm In the taproom! View more info »

  • Winter Lights at the Arb
    Dec 14
    Nov 22 - Jan 5

    Winter Lights at the Arb

    Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

    A winter event that offers amazing visual treats both indoors and out! Indoors: Our magnificently decorated Great Hall, including the 25-feet tall live Poinsettia tree plus towering trees decorated with botanically-inspired ornaments. Thousands of twinkling lights, cash bar, treats and the cafe is open during... View more info »

  • Rich Williams & Scott Kadrlik
    Dec 14
    Dec 13 & 14

    Rich Williams & Scott Kadrlik

    Dangerfield’s Restaurant

    Dangerfield’s Comedy is known for the most intimate comedy & dinner show in the Twin Cities. We bring in national acts from all over the country to tickle your ribs with laughter and provide you with great food & service. When people leave our comedy... View more info »