Come and visit our unique community in White Bear Lake. Every year we celebrate with a three week festival “Manitou Days”. This will be our 46th year, it starts with the kick-off of Marketfest which runs every Thursday 6-9pm for 7 weeks starting June 13th, 2013, with Food, Live Music on two stages, Arts and Crafts, Games and much more. The annual Manitou Days parade will be begin at 6pm on Friday, June 14, and runs through the streets of downtown White Bear. This parade features more than 100 entries is followed by our Beach Dance. The dance is a fun family event with live music on the beach, food and drinks. Admission to the dance is $5, with children ten and under admitted for free. In case of rain, the dance will be moved to an indoor venue. This year's theme for the annual Manitou Days celebration is "Good News Bears". In the three weeks following the kick-off, there will be 60-70 events ranging from an Antique Boat Show, Family Fun Night, Pet Parades, Sand Castle Contests, Kids Fishing Contests, Pickle Bucket Boat Races, Pontoon Rides for Seniors, Kids Bike Parade, Wednesdays music on the water with live music by Tally’s Dockside, and much much more. The three weeks of fun ends with an amazing July 4th Fireworks show over White Bear Lake.