About the Shakopee Chamber

The Shakopee Chamber & Visitors Bureau works to strengthen our community by advancing business, tourism, and the economy.

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Our History

The Shakopee Chamber & Visitors Bureau has been the voice of the business community since its founding in 1955. A strong, dynamic business community benefits everyone in Shakopee and the surrounding areas. The Shakopee Chamber connects local businesses, service organizations and all levels of government to create an environment where people want to live, work and play.

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Strengthen your Business

The Shakopee Chamber & Visitors Bureau is more than just a decal to put on your front door. Membership puts the information you need at your fingertips. It gives you somewhere to turn when you need advice or assistance.

Who we are

The Chamber is a voluntary, not-for-profit business organization dedicated to improving the economic environment of the community. As an active, problem-solving organization, the Shakopee Chamber & Visitors Bureau focuses on economic development, workforce development, legislative advocacy, and membership services.

The strength of the Chamber lies in its membership, small businesses, large corporations, home-based businesses, and professional men and women, working together to enhance the quality of life in Shakopee.
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Where your money goes

The financial support from members, through dues, sponsorships, and participation in events, empowers the Shakopee Chamber & Visitors Bureau to make a meaningful impact on crucial business and community issues.

The contributions of members fuel a range of programs that are indispensable for community growth and development. These programs include monthly networking events, personal and professional development opportunities, and community celebrations like Rhythm on the Rails. 

By joining forces and sharing their expertise, Chamber members can enhance economic opportunities for everyone in Scott County.

Together, we can create a thriving business landscape that benefits all.

What we do

Through a wide variety of programs and initiatives, the Shakopee Chamber & Visitors Bureau works to positively impact the quality of life in the region, while supporting the growth and prosperity of our members. From education to workforce and economic development, the Shakopee Chamber & Visitors Bureau is committed to giving each member an opportunity to prosper in today’s competitive business world.

We have met some great people and developed new business relationships. We look forward to future involvement with the Chamber and the positive impact on our company!


I feel a Chamber membership is synonymous with quality and credibility. The Shakopee Chamber has a following of very involved people from many organizations.


Joining the Chamber is a great opportunity to meet and network with other business owners in the community, as well as get more engaged in public policy…The Chamber helps make others aware of our business and what benefit we provide.

  • Mark Pahl & Bill Keegan
South Metro Federal Credit Union

The Shakopee Chamber of Commerce makes a difference in businesses everyday…if you want your business to zoom, join and stay involved in the Chamber.

  • Dan Crofut
Canterbury Park

It is important for the businesses in the community to work together and the Chamber is a great way to have a voice that can be heard…the Chamber brings business people and the community together.

  • Randy Sampson
Bill’s Toggery

Main Street program provides events that are better organized, better promoted, better attended, and more unified.