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Your Holiday Guide to Shopping and Dining in Shakopee
You’ll find fun here in Shakopee, MN all year round, but with the holiday season approaching, the region is overflowing with exciting activities. The area is chock full of thrilling events and attractions all year round and during the holidays, there’s even more fun to be had! With so many unique dining options and shopping choices, Shakopee makes a spectacular destination for the whole family.
For the unique and specialized gifts for the man in your life, Bill’s Toggery is your savior. The best part of it all? Any gift will be perfectly customized to fit him just right.
Shelly’s Boutique isn’t your average boutique. Here, you’ll find stylish pieces that take any outfit to the next level. If you find something you love but can’t find the right size, they’ll also do the alterations right there in-store for you. Go home with something you love that fits perfectly!
Next up, First Avenue Boutique is a boutique experience with handmade items you’re sure to love. Boutique clothing with high class quality make for a gift anyone will love, as well as a shopping experience to savor.
Swing over to Shakopee’s newest boutique, Anchor Boutique, for comfortable and stylish clothing, gifts, and decor. Their relaxed style is made to take you to the water’s edge so your thoughts can drift and dream!
Re-CLAIM Studios is a space where you can work on your own projects in a warm and inviting atmosphere. Re-CLAIM also has a great selection of already refurbished furniture for you to purchase.
Stacked Consignment is the exclusive plus-size consignment shop in the South metro of the Twin Cities. Stacked carries women’s clothing sizes 14/xl and up, and is conveniently located in Downtown Shakopee!
You won’t be disappointed with your finds at Shakopee Trading Post! Find authentic Native American crafts, jewelry, and art made using traditional techniques and traditions.
Eagle Creek Quilt Shop is sure to please and inspire any shopping or quilting enthusiast. Located in the historic old railroad depot in Downtown Shakopee, Eagle Creek is a must stop on your next shopping trip.
We all have that one strong personality in our lives. They need something edgy and bold to suit their personality! One Sexy Biker Chick has everything you need to find them the perfect gift.
The North Aire Market isn’t just regular grub. This is family-style food the way your grandma used to make it. These two friends from college started their business with down home hospitality at the heart of it. You can order their food and even get a peek at their recipes on their website.
Guys, take a hint! They say diamonds are a girl’s best friend. Don’t just get your lady something she’ll love, get her something she can cherish. Real Gem Jewelers has everything she could ever want this year. Give her something sparkly to show off this holiday season.
The Vault carries vintage clothing, shoes, furniture, collectibles, video games, sporting goods, pop culture, lighting, and more! Their inventory is always changing so you never know what treasure you may find!
Once you’ve shopped until you’re ready to drop, drop your bags off at your hotel and go fill your bellies with a fabulous meal from one of Shakopee’s most delicious restaurants.
First, kick off your day with Munkabeans Coffeehouse with a spread of your favorite breakfast foods (Or finish it with their incredible day breakfast offerings!)
Next check out O’Brien’s Public House for a new and unique Irish experience, right in the heart of downtown Shakopee. Join them for live music events that you won’t want to miss. You could also head over to Dangerfield’s to take a load off with “simply the best” food around.
At Pablo’s Mexican Restaurant, 1,800 miles might be a far trek, but once you taste the authentic California-style Mexican cuisine, you’ll believe you’re right there on the beaches of Mexico. This stop offers an array of mouthwatering items for lunch or a delightful family dinner.
Turtle’s Bar and Grill is another wonderful place to unwind. They even offer online ordering if you’re in a rush to get back to shopping. Just grab, grub, and run!
Mr. Pig Stuff is your place for terrific, slow smoked BBQ favorites including ribs, chicken, pulled pork, brisket, slaw, corn bread, and more. Definitely a must stop for anyone who loves great BBQ.
According to Shakopee Brew Hall, “There may be a hundred ways to bring people together. But we think beer is the best.” This is a place you must visit more than once. Enjoy their rotating cast of forward-tasting beers on tap in a vintage taproom.
Badger Hill Brewery is only minutes away from Shakopee’s shopping locations and has twelve beers on tap, growlers to go, food trucks, televisions, and other great amenities while enjoying one of their amazing craft beers.
With so many options to choose from, it’s impossible to sample them all. That just means you’ll have to come back again! Shakopee’s selection of unique restaurants and shops makes it the perfect pre-holiday destination.