Manitou Days

A summer festival celebrating White Bear Lake!

Schedule of Events

Manitou Days runs Thursday, June 13 - Tuesday, July 4, 2019 and with more than 60 events there is something for everyone!

Curious about what events will be held in 2019? Checkout the 2018 Schedule of Events!

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Ongoing Events

May 9 through June 26, 2018, 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM daily. Edina Realty White Bear Lake - SW corner of Highway 61 & 4th Street. Stop in our office or see any of our agents and register to win this FABULOUS PLAYHOUSE! Playhouse is on display at our office and will be part of the Manitou Days Parade, Friday, June 15. Winner's name will be drawn Tuesday, June 26!
Sponsored by: Edina Realty White Bear Lake

Coldwell Banker Burnet's Medallion Hunt

June 14th until found. Clues available at 6:00 p.m. daily. Prize money of $1,000. Medallion is hidden on public property in White Bear Lake, White Bear Township, Birchwood Village or Mahtomedi.Clues & rules at or Free. Sandy Espe Sorenson: 651-653-2576, or Jan Rapheal: 651-653-2575
Sponsored by: Coldwell Banker Burnet, Burnet Title and Guaranteed Rate Affinity

"Big Choo" Downtown Scavenger Hunt

Bear Lake Library & seek out downtown WBL businesses for images from Minneapolis author Stephen Shaskan’s new picture book, “Big Choo.” Bring completed game card back to the library for a prize and entry into a grand prize drawing. Free. 651-724-6007
Sponsored by: RCL - White Bear Lake and author Stephen Shaskan

Before I Die

6/14 - 07/04/18 • 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. daily • 4730 Bald Eagle Ave., WBL. ‘Before I Die’ is a worldwide interactive community art project which invites everyone to share their personal aspirations by finishing the sentence, “Before I die I want to ...” Free. 651-429-4944
Sponsored by: Mueller Memorial & White Bear Center for the Arts

Official Manitou Days events are publicized, free of charge, at and in the Manitou Days
schedule and brochure. Select events are additionally promoted in local newspapers and magazines.