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Canterbury Park

#2 of 15 things to do in Shakopee Features Animals
1100 Canterbury Rd S, Shakopee, MN 55379-1873
+1 952-445-7223
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My daughter and I attended Corgies and Cupcakes. It was very very crowded and hard to move around... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Brenna P
Shakopee, Minnesota, United States
via mobile
Always a good time

We have been coming to Canterbury Park for a number of years and love the Friday Night Happy hour... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2016
Valeri W
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1100 Canterbury Rd S, Shakopee, MN 55379-1873
+1 952-445-7223
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I attended Corgies and Cupcakes. It was very very crowded and hard to move around. There is only one elevator location and it had a line to use it. I would like to revisit during a non-event time to re-evaluate but not...More

Thank Brenna P
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We have been coming to Canterbury Park for a number of years and love the Friday Night Happy hour. It is good, cheap entertainment. We will keep coming back.

Thank Valeri W
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We to watch the Corgi racing on their "Corgi racing and Cupcake festival" day. A friend of ours was racing his corgi. It was a lot of fun! The horse racing was fun, tho I can't pick a winner 😐 to save my life! Since...More

Thank AndyB5542
Reviewed 27 July 2016

It was a trip and we saw an ad for Canterbury. It was the weekend after the 4th and we decided to take the kids because it was family day. I had not been to a horse race in years and it would be the...More

Thank weswife B
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is such a clean, well kept facility. A good time for the whole family can be had even without betting on any horses. The usual fare of food is available. You can just wear your regular clothing as you won't get dirty. I was...More

Thank NenaOregon
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We came to go to the horse racing. My wife had been here before but I had not. We had a fun time as we did do a little betting as well. It is typical horse racing. I personally would not bring kids here unless...More

Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

I took my kids here for the 4th of July weekend and we all had the best time. They had a family fun event going on with petting zoo, pony rides and face painting. The firework spectacular show was the most amazing firework show I...More

Thank Kimberly K
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This was our second time this year to Canterbury and it was just as fun this trip as it was last time! The weather was great, the horses beautiful and it wasn't as crowded as last time. So glad this is a family friendly place...More

Thank scooterpieMinnesota
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

We had a fun day at Cantebury. People taking bets were very helpful to us newbies! Variety of food options although overpriced! Drinks were also overpriced!

Thank AmyJo073
Reviewed 27 June 2016

If you use a coupon either on Groupon or on visit Shakopee you can have a pretty cheap and fun day doing $2 bets on each of the races. If you're willing to spend a little more I highly suggest reserving a table or the...More

Thank Toni A
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What is the closest casino hotel to this track and casino? or does cantabuy have a hotel?
4 June 2016|
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Response from Debra W | Reviewed this property |
I usually stay at Country Inn & Suites - very close to Canterbury Park and Mystic Lake Casino is close too
Will it be open during winters? (In December and January)
1 December 2015|
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Response from beech3242 | Reviewed this property |
The casino portion is open during the winter months. The horse racing is done until May 2016
Horse races
Can kids go to this?
30 July 2015|
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Response from tonfron | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a lot of different things for kids to do.