This growing family event draws hundreds of residents who warm the usual cold weather by joining in all the fun and planned activities. In 2015 the FREE event is planned Friday, December 4. Santa and his reindeer will be on hand for photos with children in Lakefront Park Prior Lake,  and many other events are … … Continue reading

Shakopee Holiday Festival – First Friday in December This annual festival, sponsored by the Shakopee Chamber of Commerce, celebrates the holiday season by lighting a Christmas tree in downtown Shakopee. The free festival also includes a Velodazzle Bike Parade, carriage rides, caroling, visit by Santa Claus and refreshments.