Taste of Shakopee

Welcome to Taste of Shakopee 2021

A JCI Shakopee Collaboration

August 14, 2021 

10am - 4pm

Huber Park - Shakopee, Minnesota

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About the event

Taste of Shakopee, brought to you by JCI Shakopee, is happy to announce the return of Big Taste of Fun and our partnerships with the Shakopee Parks and Rec and the Ironman Bike Ride/Free Bikes 4 Kids.

This event brings together the best Shakopee has to offer in the culinary and business arenas. Each arena will show off its skills and battle it out for the coveted "Best Dish" or "Best Display" Trophy!

Bring the family and spend your day visiting the many vendors, enjoying a cold beverage, and moving to the live music! Before you leave, don't forget to cast your vote for the trophy winners!

NEWLY ADDED 100% Payout Cornhole Tournament! Sponsored by Renewal by Andersen.

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A BIG Taste of Thank You to our 2021 Sponsors!
We couldn't do this without you!


Introducing Platinum Level Sponsorship

This is a special sponsorship level where we can develop the cost and maximize your benefits!

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A huge thank you to Renewal by Anderson for also sponsoring our 100% payout Cornhole Tournament!

“Renewal by Andersen is the window replacement subsidiary of Andersen Corporation, a company that has revolutionized the window and door business for more than 115 years.”

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Gold Sponsors

Urban charm is redefined at The Sixton Apartments! At the most convenient location in Shakopee, we offer studio, one, two, and three-bedroom apartment homes to elevate your living experience. Enjoy a variety of modern in-home finishes, as well as thoughtfully designed common spaces including our Skydeck lounge and grills or fitness center for relaxing or entertaining!

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USA Karate Shakopee martial arts academy is Shakopee's best martial arts program for kids and adults. Develop a healthier mind and body while getting the results you're looking for with Shakopee's most experienced martial arts instructors.

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We offer an array of services including Chiropractic care, Neuropathy Treatment, Computerized Knee Decompression, and Massage Therapy. We pride ourselves on quality care, customer service, and 100% integrity. We focus not only on helping our patients achieve optimal health but also to educate and transform communities so that they can help others in achieving our vision – to witness a world that expresses abundant health.

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Your Locally Owned Hometown Grocer.

Grocery shopping at Cub Foods in Shakopee, MN has never been easier with online grocery shopping, drive through pharmacy including grocery delivery and grocery pickup! Cub.com offers thousands of grocery and household items, such as fresh produce, meat and seafood, deli and bakery, Quick and Easy Meals, healthy natural and organic food products, including gluten-free and other free-from options, and so much more – all at a great value.

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Metropolitan Dance Alliance's mission is to build versatile, well-rounded dancers, while building the self-esteem and confidence of each individual. Years of study and dedication have given us the experience needed to become the professionals we are today. Our goal is to continue building a foundation for our dancers so they will have the ability to succeed in dance as well as life.

You will feel comfortable in our 8,000-square-foot facilities, equipped with four professional sized dance studios, hardwood floors, wall-to-wall and floor to ceiling mirrors, full viewing windows, and family friendly lounge area with television, friendly staff, and atmosphere. We are centrally located to the Shakopee, Chaska, Prior Lake, Savage, Carver, Eden Prairie, Bloomington, Jordan, and Belle Plaine communities. We are located at the corner of highways 69 and 169 in the Shakopee Town Square Mall.

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It all starts with the quality and freshness of our ingredients and the effort that is put into every recipe. Latin cooking, similar to others, relies on recipes made from scratch. We have taken this concept to heart and prepare each dish just for you and your family. We go the route of cooking every item à la carte. If you order one taco, we will cook the meat for that one taco so it’s as fresh as can be. Our guests have come to expect and appreciate this small detail. It’s what truly defines us. Our size allows us to commit to this effort.

Our goal is to continue making modern Mexican dishes that everyone can enjoy. Bites packed with flavor and love. Items that are recognized for their attention to detail and freshness and more importantly, an environment where friends and family can come together to create memories.

From our familia to yours,

In community,

Team Bravis

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'Sota-Style™, since 1965!  Check out the newest member of the Red's Savoy Pizza family in Shakopee this fall.

Thin-crust - our crusts job is to support our special sauce, loads of toppings, tons of cheese and to be cut into squares, all while being the best tasting crust around.

Passive-Aggressive Sauce - Classic "Minnesota Nice" our secret recipe sauce starts as simple, sweet savory-ness and finishes with a bit of a kick.

Loads of Toppings - Expect your pizza to be covered from border to border with every single topping.

Whole Lotta Cheese -Every Red's Savoy pizza buries those layers of toppings with our special blend of two distinct cheeses.

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Award-Winning Cotton Candy Shop

Cotton Candy Skies Up Ahead...

Get your Favorite Fair Food Any Day of the Week! With a quick Visit to Frogys Cotton candy bar. Our Gourmet Sweet Shop and Cafe hybrid is a place where customers of any age can have a blast with delicious treats and exciting events. Come check out more than 75 fLavors of cotton candy and experiment with our always-growing list of add-ons.

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Beer Sponsor


Thank you for making a custom brewed beer for the Iron Man Bike Ride

"Share More Than A Beer"

At the Shakopee Brewhall we are about excellent craft beer, lasting friendships and a commitment to a great experience. Look forward to a well-rounded set of exceptional beers in the taproom. We strive for clean flavors and approachable beer. We are always crafting and experimenting, so check in often to see what styles are currently on our taps and in the hopper.

Silver Sponsors

TruStone is a full-service financial institution.  We have everything from consumer products and services to commercial products and services.

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Bittners bakery

Bittner's Bakery is a hometown bakery that's big on taste! Whether you are in the mood for a quick snack for your sweet tooth or a cake for a special occasion, Bittner's serves fresh breads, buns, donuts, pastries, muffins, cupcakes, cakes and brownies. We are adding new goodies frequently that will make your mouth water!

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QDOBA Mexican Eats, a modern Mexican restaurant where you can relax with friends and revel in the many unique flavors and varieties that you can’t find anywhere else.  Explore a full menu of classic Mexican entrées.

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Stop by and see us at the taste!  We will have our new Boneless white meat wings, 4 choices of pizza slices including our fan most requested Buffalo chicken pizza and for dessert our sweet treat Cactus Bread!

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Mr. Pig Stuff is a hidden gem of the southern metro!

Whether your down the street or north of the cities, Mr. Pig Stuff is worth the drive! We feature slow-smoked pulled pork and beef brisket along with all of your other BBQ favs such as ribs, chicken, mac and cheese, baked beans, potato salad, red mashed potatoes, cornbread! the list goes on and on....

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Bronze Sponsors

Bridge Chiropractic

Bridge Chiropractic is focused on effective chiropractic care, therapies, as well as nutrition, lifestyle education and massage therapy. We take care of everyone from the newly born infant to the elderly, including athletes, and have a special passion for treating women and children.

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We know that your time is precious. You want to fill up, grab a snack and get on with your day. That's why our locations are easily accessible. Our brightly lit stores have wide aisles with an extensive selection of quality products. Our employees are committed to delivering fast and friendly service. Our mission is to make your life a little bit easier every day.

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Infinity Eye Care

At Infinity Eye Care, we strive to exceed your expectations and earn your trust. Our priority is to provide you a lifetime of quality vision care by listening and educating.

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Cristo Obrero/
Cross of Peace Lutheran Church

Nuestra misión es acompañar a las familias latinas, brindando apoyo y actividades comunitarias para fortalecer el entendimiento de que
la obra de Cristo es amor para TODOS Y TODAS.

Our mission is to accompany Latino families, providing support and community activities to strengthen understanding that the work of Christ is love for ALL.

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Bravis Modern Street Food LLC

  • Chicken & Steak Mixed Fajita Tacos - $5
  • Birria Tacos - $4
  • Elote - $3
  • Jarritos - $2

Bittner's Bakery

  • Strawberry Shortcake Cupcakes - $2
  • Gluten Friendly Brownie - $2
  • (2) Chocolate Chip cookies - $3

Qdoba Mexican Grill

  • Bowl - $6
  • Nachos - $6
  • Kids Bowl - $4
  • Taco - $2
  • Chips & Queso/Guac - $3
  • Chips & Salsa - $2

Cub Foods Shakopee

  • Brat - $2
  • Soda - $1

Mr. Pig Stuff BBQ & Catering

  • Whole Hog Pulled Pork Sandwich - $6
  • Smoked Spare Ribs - $6
  • Cole Slaw - $1
  • Baked Beans - $1
  • Hazy Sunset (Alcoholic Beverage) - $5
  • Bourbon Sweet Tea (Alcoholic Beverage) - $5

Red's Savoy Pizza

  • Jumbo Slices of Pizza - $6
    • Cheese
    • Pepperoni
    • Sausage

Pizza Ranch

  • Pizza by the Slice - $2
    • Buffalo Chicken
    • Pepperoni
    • Cheese
    • Sausage
  • Cactus Pizza Slice- $1
  • 4 Boneless Wings - $5

Vic's Kettle Corn

  • Small $4
  • Large - $6
    • Kettle corn
    • Caramel
    • Cheddar
    • Creamy Dill

Froggy's Cotton Candy Bar

  • 1 Wand $5

Our 2021 Registered Vendors

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  1. JCI Shakopee
  2. Color Street
  3. Scentsy Independent Consultant
  4. Southern Valley Alliance
  5. Arbonne ( Health & Wellness with Jilique)
  6. Shakopee Girl Scouts
  7. U of M Extension Master Gardeners
  8. Tastefully Simple
  9. My Bit of Wonder
  10. LuLaRoe
  11. Pink Zebra
  12. Shakopee Heritage Society
  13. Shakopee Community Education
  14. Shakopee Just for Kix
  15. Bridge Chiropractic
  16. Abundant Life Chiropractic Center
  17. USA Karate Shakopee
  18. Trustone Financial Credit Union
  19. The Sixton Apartments
  20. Lake Life Chiropractic
  21. Shakopee Brewhall
  22. Norwex: JoAnne Bezdicek Volkman
  23. Pretty's N Paws
  24. SeneGence (LipSense)
  25. Face Painting by Jackie Yugo
  26. Bravis Modern Street Food
  27. Bittner's Bakery
  28. Qdoba Mexican Eats
  29. Air Force Reserve Recruiting
  30. Amilyn Smith Designs
  31. Usborne Books & More
  32. Brothers Pest Management
  33. Cub Foods - Shakopee
  34. Orangetheory Fitness Shakopee
  35. Unlimited Essentials
  36. Across America Boxer Rescue
  37. Independent Pampered Chef Consultant - Linda Bittner
  38. Day Made Collective
  39. Infinity Eye Care
  40. Michael Makes LLC
  41. CMD Enterprises
  42. Christo Obrero/ Cross of Peace Lutheran Church
  43. Mr. Pig Stuff
  44. Red's Savoy Pizza
  45. DFL Senate District 55
  46. Pizza Ranch
  47. Metropolitan Dance Alliance
  48. Ecto-1
  49. Be You Decor and More
  50. Soccer Fun-Da-Mentals
  51. Vic's Kettle Corn
  52. Pruvit
  53. Renewal by Anderson
  54. Shenanigans by Kristine
  55. Dangaby Creations
  56. Never Enough Bling
  57. Fabi Loves Gracie
  58. Boy Scouts of America - Troop 619
  59. School of Rock
  60. Christopher Straub
  61. Monat
  62. Wuff Treats
  63. Anrias Games DBA
  64. Coseva
  65. Kindred Souls

Last Year's Champs!

Best Dish:

Bravis Street Food! in Downtown Shakopee!

Best Display:

GO Army!

Do you have what it takes to claim the "Best Dish" or "Best Display" trophy?

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Entertainment & Activities

Brought to you by:

Shakopee Parks a Recreation

Kids activities including:

Multiple Bounce houses

Inflatable Double Slide

Inflatable Archery

Extreme Nerf Area

Yard Games (including Lawn Pong, Connect Four, Giant Jenga, Box Hockey, and more)

Brought to you by:

Free bikes 4 Kidz

Music in the Amphitheatre

9:30-11:30 am- Music by School of Rock

12-12:50 - DJ Dom Therese
1:00 - 1:50 - Space Monkey Mafia
2:05 - 2:55 - Irie Minds
3:10 - 4 - Rebel Queen
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9:30-11:30am - Music by School of Rock
100% Payout Cornhole Tournament

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