Important Links and Information
Here are a collection of links and information that we think you may find important.
Shop Local / Main Street Shakopee, a program of the Shakopee Chamber and Visitor’s Bureau, is a collaborative community-wide effort to revitalize our historic downtown and Highway 101 business district. We are a Minnesota Main Street Community designated by the Preservation Alliance of Minnesota.
Shakopee Chamber of Commerce
The Shakopee Chamber of Commerce has been the voice of the business community since its founding in 1955. A strong, dynamic business community benefits everyone in Shakopee and the surrounding areas. The Shakopee Chamber connects local businesses, service organizations and all levels of government to create an environment where people want to live, work and play.
RiverSouth is a joint public-private collaboration promoting the premier entertainment opportunities in the southwest Twin Cities. Partners include Canterbury Park, Mystic Lake Casino Hotel, Valleyfair, the Renaissance Festival, Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, and the cities of Prior Lake and Shakopee.
City of Shakopee
Shakopee is a community that has grown quickly over the past 25 years. As of July 1, 2013, the U.S. Census Bureau estimated Shakopee’s population at 39,167. This is a 5.6-percent increase since the 2010 census (37,076) and 89.5-percent increase since 2000 (20,564). In 1990, the City’s population was 11,739 – a 230-percent increase over the last quarter century.