Theme Weeks

Each week of Marketfest we offer different

Theme Weeks with special displays and vendors

on 4th Street.

In addition to our regular Marketfest vendors, each week on 4th Street we have a different theme that showcases our fantastic businesses, organizations, community groups, and city resources. To participate as a Theme Week vendor, apply for a FREE one-night 12’x12′ booth on 4th Street by June 15, 2021.

2021 Theme Weeks

July 1 – Manitou Days Events **Now accepting vendors – APPLY NOW**

All official Manitou Days Events are invited to have a free booth on Opening Night of Marketfest. Please complete this application by June 15, 2021 to reserve your spot!

July 8 – White Bear Lake History & Cake Walk

Celebrate 30 years of Marketfest & 50 years of the White Bear Historical Society, as we takes over 4th Street to host a Walk Down Memory Lane. Featuring the very popular Cake Walk by Grandma’s Bakery. No additional 4th Street vendors accepted this night.

July 15 – Public Safety

Hosted by White Bear Lake’s Police and Fire Departments. No additional 4th Street vendors accepted this night.

July 22 – Biz Kids/Biz Seniors **Now accepting vendors – APPLY NOW**

Students and Seniors are invited to show off their entrepreneurial skills at a free booth at Marketfest. Vendors may sell their products and/or promote their groups or services. Please complete this application by June 15, 2021 to reserve your spot!

July 29 – Business Runway┬á **SSD Business Application available soon!**

Come watch our downtown business strut their stuff on the red carpet, handing out swag and treats to the audience. Downtown White Bear Lake Special Service District businesses only. No additional 4th Street vendors accepted this night.

August 5 – Environmental Resource Expo

Talk to local experts about water quality, water conservation, pollinators, composting, renewable energy, home energy efficiency programs, recycling, and more! Learn more about the Expo.

Sponsor a Theme Week

Become a one-week sponsor of one of our Theme Weeks!

Sponsorship includes:

  • Participation in the planning of the theme week (optional)
  • Included in Marketfest promotions (White Bear Press, website, social media)
  • Sponsor banner/signage displayed on 4th Street during the theme week.
  • One (1) 12’X12 Booth Area on 4th Street during the theme week.