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Twin Cities Summer Jam no more: popular festival brought to an end

The festival noted how the land they host camping on has recently been sold.

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Shakopee City Council approves amphitheater near Canterbury Park

One of Minnesota's largest outdoor venues will be coming to the southwest metro.

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Renderings unveiled for 19,000-seat Shakopee amphitheater

Shakopee is already a major entertainment hub in the Twin Cities metro, drawing millions of visitors annually.

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Badger Hill to relocate brewery and taproom in Shakopee

A local Mexican restaurant will also relocate to the new space.

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A 19,000-seat amphitheater could be coming to Canterbury Park

The race track is selling some land to be turned into the music venue.

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Charges: $18M Ponzi scheme funded horse racing stable, other businesses

The couple owns Empire Racing Stables, which is one of the leading horse owners at Canterbury Park.

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New concert series coming to Canterbury Park this summer

The series will feature six concerts starting in August.

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Twin Cities Summer Jam is a go in 2021, lineup confirmed

Organizers say they're optimistic that the event will happen if people follow public health guidance between now and then.

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Jake Mauer, 'patriarch of the Mauer baseball family,' dies at 89

Jake Mauer is perhaps best known for his role at Canterbury Park in Shakopee.

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Canterbury Park jockey banned for illegal device, loaded weapon

The Shakopee track has been running live races during the pandemic.

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Curtis Sampson, who brought horse racing back to MN, dies at 87

He died peacefully at his home in Hector, Minnesota.

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Canterbury Park requests 52-day racing season starting in June

The racetrack and card casino has been shut down since mid-March.

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Carrie Underwood among 9 confirmed acts for TC Summer Jam

Another world-famous lineup of stars performing at the second annual music festival.

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Zac Brown Band confirmed for 2020 Twin Cities Summer Jam

The three-day festival will be held in late July next year.

Attempt at "Duck, Duck, Gray Duck" world record.

World record for 'Duck, Duck, Gray Duck' set in MN... kind of

108 people showed up to play at Canterbury Park on Saturday.

Triple Crown champ American Pharaoh is the dad of MN-born colt

The newborn colt might be the best athlete in Minnesota in no time.