Summer Fun in Downtown White Bear Lake

Marketfest is a fun summer festival held on Thursdays 6:00 to 9:00 pm from mid-June until the end of July.


Thursdays, June 18 – July 30, 2020 from 6:00-9:00 pm

Each year Marketfest attracts locals and visitors who are interested in a lively, family-friendly atmosphere. 

More than 160 local businesses and vendors offer a wide variety of food, merchandise, art, and handcrafted goods. And there are numerous activities for children including a petting zoo and games.

Each week there is live music on two stages: the Kowalski’s Gazebo Stage at 4th and Washington Square or the White Bear Mitsubishi 3rd street stage, in the parking lot at 3rd and Banning.

Stroll through the downtown streets visiting local merchants and artists. Relax and enjoy a summer evening with family and friends.

2020 Theme Weeks

June 18 – Manitou Days Preview
June 25 – White Bear Lake History & Cake Walk
July 2 – Business Runway
July 9 – Biz Kidz/Seniorz
July 16 – Public Safety
July 23 – Health Fair
July 30 – Environmental Resource Expo


Something for Everyone 

Days until Marketfest








Calling all Musicians!

We are now accepting music submissions from bands for the 2020 season. Please complete this form by December 31, 2019 to be considered.

Shop, Dine, Relax, Stay

Marketfest is hosted by Downtown White Bear Lake, which offers a wide variety of shops, services, and restaurants.

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