Manitou Days
June 19 - July 4, 2014

Manitou Days

White Bear Lake's spectacular summer festival of 60+ events


Manitou Days runs Thursday, June 19 - Thursday, July 4, 2014 and with more than 60 events there is something for everyone!

For additional event details, check out the 2014 Schedule of Events (pdf) or our online Calendar. Visit us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. #2014ManitouDays

Student Writing Contest

"Bears on Wheels’ student writing contest involves White Bear Lake Area
Schools students. Winning entries will be published in the White Bear Press
online version & featured within school district publications. Free. 651-407-7695, or
Sponsored by: White Bear Lake Area Schools & White Bear Lake Rotary Club

Children's Button Contest

Hundreds of elementary students submitted designs for the Manitou Days
Button Contest. The winning design was chosen (see right sidebar), and buttons will be distributed at the Grande Parade on Friday, June 20th. Free.Sponsored by: Johnson-Peterson Funeral Homes & Cremation
1st Place Winner
Emma Wickstrom (9 years old)
Grade 4 -Mrs. Jensen
Vadnais Heights Elementary


Mason Fike (10 years old)

Grade 5 - Ms. Brodt

Lakeaires Elementary


Madisen A. Reese (10 years old)
Grade 4 - Ms. Walsh
Birch Lake Elementary

2014 Schedule of Events

Courtesy of Press Publications

More Event Information

Bear to Pedal Family Recreational Bike Ride (Sunday, June 22)

White Bear LakeClassic & Vintage Boat Show (Saturday, June 28)

Manitou Days Family Carnival
(June 25-29) $2 ride tickets are now on sale for the at the White Bear Country Inn, 5th Street & Hwy 61.

Event Promotions

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.