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Things to Do in Shakopee Near Holiday Inn Express & Suites Minneapolis SW - Shakopee

Within minutes of our hotel, you will find Valleyfair Amusement Park, Canterbury Racetrack, Mystic Lake Casino and the Renaissance Festival. Fun for all is found in Shakopee, MN!

Explore Shakopee

Don't Go Home Without

Browse the unique and unusual local shops and boutiques in downtown Shakopee, or discover the stunning natural beauty of the rivers, streams, lakes, and wooded areas of our beautiful Minnesota River Valley. The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum is the largest public garden in the Upper Midwest, offering something for people of all ages. Make a splash with a trip to SandVenture Aquatic Park pool.

Must See

No summer is complete without a trip to Valleyfair Amusement Park only 5 minutes from our hotel. Enjoy more than 75 rides and attractions, games, and lots of food. Canterbury Park offers seasonal live horse racing 1 mile from our hotel. If you prefer to take it indoors, go to Mystic Lake or Little Six Casinos only 4 miles away, or the Mall of America with 520 shops, 17 miles away.

Must Do

Relish the thrills, dips and spins, plus the excited, giddy smiles on your kids faces on the crazy rides at Valleyfair Amusement Park. Cheer your horse across the finish line at Canterbury Park. Mingle with lords, ladies, jousters, and jesters at the Minnesota Renaissance Festival. Do not forget that the Mall of America is only 20 minutes away for shopping.

Local Tips

We have the best of both worlds here in Shakopee. We are part of the exciting, vibrant Twin Cities metropolitan area, so feel free to sample and enjoy all that's available in a major urban center, gourmet dining, world class arts, and pro sports. Set up your base camp by staying in Shakopee with us, an affordable city. Our growing southwest metro region hosts a wide range of attractions.

Nearby Attractions

  • Valleyfair Amusement Park
  • SandVenture Aquatic Park
  • Canterbury Race Track
  • Mystic Lake Casino
  • Mall of America
  • Renaissance Festival
  • Minnesota Zoo
  • Chanhassen Dinner Theatres
  • Target Field
  • Minnesota Arboretum
  • Guthrie Theater
  • Minneapolis Sculpture Garden
  • Xcel Energy Center
  • Buck Hill Ski Area
  • Target Center
  • Down Town Minneapolis
  • Paisley Park

Nearby Dining

  • Bravi's Craft Mexican Kitchen
  • Turtles Bar and Grill
  • McCoys Copper Pint
  • Texas Roadhouse
  • O'Briens Public House
  • Muddy Cow
  • Mystic Steakhouse
  • Culvers
  • Wampach's
  • Pablo's Mexican Restaurant