2023 Shakopee Gift Guide

Family, friends, co-workers—whoever’s on your holiday shopping list this year, you can find something special for them in Shakopee!  From unique gift items to restaurant gift cards to unforgettable experiences, here’s your gift guide to shopping local in Shakopee this holiday season.

Toys, apparel, home, and more

The colorful creatures at Allyhoo benefit both the person on your gift list and a child in need of some cheer: for each stuffed animal purchased, an identical twin is donated in your name to a local hospital.  Holiday-themed plushies include penguins, snowmen, owls, and puppies.

Looking for a gift for someone who loves pop culture?  Check out D&H Toys & Collectibles for Funko Pop collectibles featuring characters from Star Wars, Avatar, Stranger Things, and more, as well as action figures and vintage in-the-box collectible Barbies. 

Bluff Creek Boutique stocks stylish sweaters, tops, dresses, and other clothing items in women’s regular and plus sizes.  There’s also a nice selection of jewelry, purses, mittens, hats, and bath products, or you can purchase a gift card.

Sweaters, dress shirts, ties—Bill’s Toggery has men’s formal and casual clothing and accessories in a wide range of sizes from extra small to big and tall.  Plus, there’s in-house custom tailoring so that your giftee can get a perfect fit.

With products including funky statement earrings, buffalo plaid purses, and a curated selection of vintage items, The Farmhemian offers one-of-kind gifts with a farmhouse meets boho vibe.

For more local places to find gifts, check out this list of Shakopee shopping destinations.

Local eats and drinks

Treat your loved ones to dinner with a gift card to a Shakopee restaurant—whatever their tastes, they’re sure to find something delicious.  Find a full listing of Shakopee restaurants here.

Many local restaurants are offering gift card promotions for the holidays.  At Bravis Craft Mexican Kitchen, you get a $10 gift card when you purchase $50 worth of gift cards, or a $25 gift card for a $100 gift card purchase (through December 22).  Mallards is offering a $25 bonus gift card for every $100 spent on online gift card orders (through December 24).

At Badger Hill Brewing, for every $100 in gift cards you purchase through December 31, you get a free $25 gift card to spend in January—give local beer to everyone on your list!  You can also buy hoodies, hats, and other merchandise.

Buy a $25 gift card from Mana Brewing and get a $5 gift card free to use as a stocking stuffer or treat yourself (gift card offer available through December 24).  They also have cozy logo hoodies, sweatpants, and mittens to keep the chill off cold days.

Give the gift of beer with a membership to Shakopee Brewhall, which includes a pre-paid gift card, merchandise discounts, and access to special member events and early tastings throughout the year.  The brewery also offers merchandise including hats, apparel, and Christmas ornaments.

Treat your favorite wine lover to a bottle from Mousse Sparking Wine Co., which uses locally-grown fruit to craft dry and sweet sparkling wines, as well as still wines and hard cider.

Gift-worthy experiences

Give the gift of entertainment with tickets to an event at Mystic Showroom.  Upcoming concerts and shows in 2024 include Bachman Turner Overdrive, Dancing with the Stars: Live!, Air Supply, The Price is Right Live!, Chelsea Handler, and New Kids on the Block.

Surprise the theme park enthusiast in your life with a Valleyfair Gold Pass, which includes unlimited visits to Valleyfair during the 2024 season, free parking, discounts on food and merchandise, bring-a-friend discount tickets, and two free pre-K passes for kids ages three to five years old.

If your loved one is already counting down to the Minnesota Renaissance Festival, make their holiday memorable with a 2024 season pass, weekend pass, or single-day admission (early buy pricing available through January 22).

Stay in Shakopee this holiday season!  Shakopee is home to Valleyfair, Canterbury Park and the Minnesota Renaissance Festival.  It’s also conveniently located to area attractions like Mystic Lake Casino and Chanhassen Dinner Theatres.

Book your stay in Shakopee today!