Taste of Lakeville


Taste of Lakeville - May

Pan-O-Prog Cruise Night


Pan-O-Prog Festival - July

Minnesota State Fair


Minnesota State Fair - August

Lakeville Arts Festival


Lakeville Arts Festival - September

Discover Lakeville...Where nature meets the Twin Cities

Twin Cities Event Calendar

There's plenty to do throughout the year - we hope this makes planning your stay a little easier.


Lakeville Area Arts Center MN performances

Lakeville Area Arts performances and film series

October 24, 2020

So much fun at the Lakeville Area Arts Center this holiday season 2020.  Check out the calendar of events, pottery, and art classes. 

HOCUS POCUS, October 31 film series; THE MIGHTY DUCKS, November 5 film series; THE BEATLES TRIBUTE CONCERT, November 6; JAILHOUSE ROCK, November 18 film series; MIRACLE ON CHRISTMAS LAKE, November 13-22 performances; A NAUGHTY NUTCRACKER, November 27-28 performances; MINI NUTCRACKER, November 2 performance ; 
Mupput Christmas Carol, December 3 film series; SIMPLE GIFTS CONCERT, December 4; MONROE CROSSING CONCERT, December 5; IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE, December 12 film series; CINDERELLA, December 16 film series; A CHRISTMAS CAROL RADIO PLAY, December 18-20.

For performances and ticket info »

MN Zoo reopen!

MN Zoo

October 31, 2020

13000 Zoo Blvd. Apple Valley MN 55124

The Minnesota Zoo is open to the public daily from 10am-4pm. They are excited to welcome members and guests back and have stringent measures in place to ensure a safe and enriching experience with the natural world. All guest and member tickets must be reserved online in advance.

For more information »

Rocky Mountain Christmas

November 18, 2020 - November 19, 2020

Ames Center

Rick Schuler has been performing for over 4 decades as the leading performer of John Denver's music.  Tickets can be purchased on ticketmaster. 

For more information »

Dakota Village Xmas

Christmas in the Village

December 5, 2020 - December 13, 2020

Dakota City Heritage Village 4008 220th Street W

Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens theme with free horse drawn trolley rides! Be transported back in time as you walk the streets of the 1900s village complete with traditions  from that time period. Caroling, visit with St. Ncholas, demonstrations of word working and holiday cooking, Presentation of a Christmas Carol will be featured in the Fire Hall by Castle Children's Theater. 

First 2 weekends in December at the fairgrounds in Farmington MN. Hours 1-8 pm Saturday and Sunday. Drive through lit village any evening.

DakotaCity.org »

Elko Seedway Lakeville, MN

Elko Speedway - NASCAR

May 29, 2021 - September 25, 2021

Elko New Market Minnesota

Check website for exciting schedule of NASCAR, Eve of Destruction, family nights and military discounts, sensational line up of Saturday night concerts too this summer. 

Drive-In Theatre is open during race seasson

For more information »

Holiday Inn Logo

Holiday Inn & Suites

20800 Kenrick Avenue
Lakeville, MN 55044

Baymont Inn Logo Lakeville, MN

Baymont Inn & Suites

17145 Kenyon Ave
Lakeville, MN 55044

Quality Inn Logo

Quality Inn of Lakeville

17605 Kenrick Avenue
Lakeville, MN 55044

Motel 6 in Lakeville, Minnesota

Motel 6

11274 210th Street
Lakeville, MN 55044

Candlewood Suites Logo Lakeville, MN

Candlewood Suites

21060 Keswick Loop
Lakeville MN 55044

Hampton Inn, Lakeville, Minnesota

Hampton Inn

20851 Keokuk Avenue
Lakeville, MN 55044

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