Shakopee is where the Midwest comes to play with more than a million people visiting each year. Located in RiverSouth, this Land of Big Fun is home to some of the Midwest’s largest and most vibrant attractions and festivals. Shakopee is a thriving community that offers the friendly, charming atmosphere of a small town with the advantages of an energetic metropolitan area. This unique mix offers great shopping and dining options for visitors including a distinctive downtown and Main Street district. Located in the Minnesota River Valley, the greater Shakopee area is also home to spectacular breweries, wineries and apple orchards.