Grand Parade

Join us as the annual Grand Parade travels through downtown White Bear Lake, then along beautiful Lake Avenue before ending at Memorial Beach for the Beach Dance.

Beach Dance

Grab a blanket or a chair, and come enjoy great live music and dance with us under the stars! Music will be provided by Free & Easy Band

Medallion Hunt

The Manitou Days Medallion Hunt is an annual suburban treasure hunt that leads participants throughout the the White Bear Lake area.

Fireworks Show

Join your friends and neighbors on July 4th to celebrate the Nation's Birthday. Viewing available at dusk from West Park and Memorial Beach, with music and festivities beginning at 8:00 pm.


 Each summer, thousands flock to Marketfest in Downtown White Bear Lake on Thursday nights to enjoy live music and festivities while supporting our local businesses.

June 13 – July 4, 2024

Manitou Days is a three-week summer festival showcasing the great lakeside community of White Bear Lake. For 50+ years this annual summer ritual has been a favorite of locals and visitors. This year’s theme is “All Bears Unite”.

The fun kicks-off with Marketfest and ends on the Fourth of July with a spectacular fireworks display to music over the lake. Festival highlights include the Grande Parade, the Beach Dance, Medallion Hunt, Kiddie Parade, Community Garage Sale, and more.

Build a sand castle. Enter a fishing contest. Shop Downtown White Bear Lake. Hunt for a medallion. Dance under the stars. Watch fireworks on the beach. With 50+ events, this is something for everyone!

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