Whether you're in town for a week or just for the night, traveling solo or here with family or friends, there are plenty of Shakopee area attractions to fit your lifestyle! We have what it takes to keep you entertained. Check out all of the attractions in the Shakopee area including high speed roller coasters at Valleyfair, horse racing at Canterbury Park, traveling back in time at the Minnesota Renaissance Festival, and high stakes gambling at Mystic Lake Casino – then go out and have some fun!

Shakopee Indoor Aquatic Center

1255 Fuller Street South, Shakopee, MN, USA

The 22,300-square-foot aquatic center includes a zero-entry leisure pool with play features and water slide. The leisure pool reaches a maximum depth of 3 feet, 6 inches. The aquatic center also has a four-lane lap pool, which will be available for lap swim, water aerobics, open swim and swimming lessons.

P: 952-233-9500 | Website

Minnesota Horse and Hunt Club

2920 220th Street East, Prior Lake, MN

Often thought of as the United States' premiere shotgun sports facility, the Minnesota Horse & Hunt Club was one of the first in the country to offer the game of sporting clays in 1986. Today we've grown into a facility that features five world class sporting clays courses throwing millions of targets every year.

P: 952-447-2272 | Website

  • SandVenture Aquatic Park

    1101 Adams Street South, Shakopee, MN 55379

    Whether you're looking for excitement or a quiet place to relax in the sun, SandVenture Aquatic Park will fit the bill. Our unique pool was modeled after area lakes and offers a sand beach leading out to a sand-bottom, chlorinated pool. Soak up the sun or build sand castles with the kids on a relaxing summer afternoon.

    P: 952-233-9500 | Website

Canterbury Park

1100 Canterbury Road, Shakopee, MN 55379

Horse racing is not the only entertainment option at Canterbury. The 18,000-square-foot Canterbury Card Casino features 50 tables with comfortable seating, full bar and menu with table service. A mix of different casino games are available 24 hours a day. Patrons can test their skills at the poker tables or by visiting the casino games room for conventional table games like blackjack. Canterbury also hosts many other special events and concerts throughout the year.

P: 800-340-6361 | Website

Minnesota's Largest Candy Store

20430 Johnson Memorial Dr, Jordan, MN 55352

Minnesota's Largest Candy Store is a SEASONAL business open late spring into November every year. Check their Facebook page for actual season opening and closing.


Rev up for excitement and thrills at Valleyfair Amusement Park. With more than 75 rides and attractions, Valleyfair offers eight wicked roller coasters, including Renegade , Wild Thing , Steel Venom , High Roller , Corkscrew , Excalibur , the family coaster Mad Mouse and a coaster just for kids — Cosmic Coaster . Another great attraction is Dinosaurs Alive! This multi-sensory and interactive dinosaur park will allow guests to experience the sights and sounds of more than 30 life-sized animated dinosaurs. Plus, Snoopy, Charlie Brown and Lucy and the rest of the Peanuts gang are all at Valleyfair's Planet Snoopy . Planet Snoopy offers a mix of new rides and re-themed rides, adding to the already full lineup at the 90-acre park, the largest amusement park in the Upper Midwest.

You'll also find the splash-tacular Soak City Waterpark , dazzling live entertainment, plenty of games, and lots of food. This waterpark – included with your admission to Valleyfair, has some of the nation's most thrilling water slides, including:

Breakers Pipeline : Four separate water slides standing 65-feet. Riders stand within a capsule where the floor drops out from underneath!

Breakers Plunge : With two of the largest side-by-side slides in the world, Breakers Plunge will not disappoint. These speed slides stand 90-feet tall, and you are dropped virtually straight down!

Other great attractions inside of Soak City include Barefoot Beach , Breakers Bay Wave Pool , Hurricane Falls , Panic Falls Body Slides , Panic Falls Speed Slides , Raging Rapids , Ripple Rapids , Sand Volleyball Courts, Splash Station , and Cabana Rentals .

New for 2018

New for 2018 at Valleyfair Amusement Park is Delirious , a 70-foot looping thrill ride located in spectacular Route 76. Delirious is a seven story, 360-degree freestanding structure with a high capacity, high speed train that will coil riders upside down, completing ten revolutions in less than a minute!

Opening day at Valleyfair is Friday, May 11, 2018!

Valleyfair Amusement Park

1 Valley Fair Dr
Shakopee, MN 55379, USA







Canterbury Inn and Suites
  • (952) 445-3644
  • 1244 Canterbury Rd South
  • Shakopee, MN 55379