Come to beautiful White Bear Lake to celebrate Manitou Days, a three-week summer festival showcasing some of the greatest things about this lakeside community. For 53 years this annual summer ritual has been a favorite of locals and visitors.
Schedule of Events:
Manitou Days Children’s Fishing Contest
7:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m - Tally’s Dockside. Fishing Contest for kids 12 and under. Bring your own fishing equipment and an adult. Pre-registration required.
Longest Day of Summer Sale
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m - Downtown White Bear Lake. Participating businesses will be offering store specials and promotions. Times may vary by store. Free.
9:00 a.m - Tamarack Nature Center. Guided walks give visitors glimpses of the blooming summer prairie. Free.
Beach Boot Camp
9:30 a.m. - 10:25 a.m - Memorial Public Beach. Enjoy the beauty of the lake at this Beach Boot Camp class. All levels are welcome. Free.
Drop-In Discovery Stations - Meet the Bees/Garden Party
10:00 a.m. - Noon - Tamarack Nature Center. Drop in. Experience up-close visits with live animals, touchable artifacts and drop-in activities and explorations. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult. Free
Bear Boating Pontoon Rides
10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m - City dock north side of VFW. Free pontoon excursions for all ages. Life jackets provided or bring your own. Boarding every 1/2 hour. Sign up on day of event at registration table at city dock on north side of VFW. Free.
14th Annual White Bear Lake Classic & Vintage Boat Show
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m - Lake Ave. at White Bear Shopping Center. Featuring all classes of boats, nautical swap meet.
Daisy Day - A celebration of you, your home & your style!
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m - Upsy-Daisy, 2176 3rd St., WBL. Enjoy Free DIY demos, guest vendors, free tastings and more!
White Bear Lake Mercantile Succulent Make & Take
11:00 a.m - 4748 Washington Square. Located behind The Hub. Make & Take event creating your own succulent arrangement. While supplies last. Prices vary.
In-Water Boat Sale and Demo Day
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m - Ramsey County Beach. Sale and demos will feature premium brands such as Sea Ray, Nautique, harris Pontoons and Boston.
4th Annual Manitou Days Pie Contest
1:00 p.m - Grandma’s Bakery, 2184B 4th St., WBL. Bake your best pie and compete for the Blue Ribbon to be named ‘2019 Best Pie in White Bear Lake.’ Free.