Manitou Days Parade

Join us at White Bear Lakes' annual parade celebrating our local businesses and community.

Medallion Hunt

The Manitou Days Medallion Hunt is an annual suburban treasure hunt that leads participants throughout the Twin Cities Metro Area.

Fireworks Show

Join your friends and neighbors on July 4th to celebrate the Nation's Birthday. Where: West Park and Memorial Beach. When: 8:00pm to 10pm.


Every year, thousands flock to White Bear Lake during Marketfest to support our local businesses and experience our unique sense of community.

July 1 – 11, 2021

It’s happening! Plans are underway for Manitou Days 2021, which will run July 1-11. Events returning this year include the Grande Parade, the Beach Dance, Marketfest, the 4th of July Fireworks, the Medallion Hunt, the Children’s Fishing Contest, and more! Watch this page for more details!

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Countdown with us!








We are now accepting applications for 2021.

Add an event

Do you have an idea for an event? Apply by April 30th to be promoted as an official Manitou Days Event!

Beauty Queens in the Manitou Days Grand Parade

Be in the parade

Apply to be in the Manitou Days Grand Parade. We are actively taking applications until June 11.

Manitou Days Parade Float

Become a sponsor

Submit your business information and become an official sponsor of Manitou Days!

Manitou Days Volunteers

We need your help!

We are always looking for volunteers who would like to help make this year’s Manitou Days the best yet! Let us know if you’re interested in joining our group.