Marketfest is a summer festival in beautiful downtown White Bear Lake that runs Thursday evenings from 6:00 to 9:00 pm, June 18 – July 30, 2020. In its 29th year it continues to attract locals and visitors who are interested in a lively, family-friendly atmosphere. Read more about Marketfest
For the Kids
Want a day of fun and family time? Come and participate in numerous outdoor activities at Fort Snelling State Park. Activities include ice-fishing, snowshoeing, fat-tire biking, archery and more! All the necessary equipment is provided and make sure to grab a hot chocolate in between activities! All ages. Read more about Winter Trails Day 2020
This show is for lovers of all things canine. Watch your favorite breed compete in the show or attend one of the many programs which celebrate everything from working dogs to hunting hounds. Pick up a treat for your furry friend at the marketplace but please leave your own pooch at home. Visit the Land O’ Lakes Kennel Club website for a full schedule of activities and events. Read more about Land O’ Lakes Kennel Club Dog Show
Frassati Catholic Academy invites you to our open house to explore all that Frassati has to offer our young people. Our focus is on developing the future moral leaders of tomorrow by instilling the Catholic virtues today. This is accomplished using our STREAM (Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) platform to encourage a growth mindset through quality curriculum and the Catholic faith. During our open house, you will meet our principal and teachers, take a tour with current Frassati parents and students and enjoy spaghetti dinner with our Frassati community. Read more about Frassati Catholic Academy Open House and Spaghetti Dinner
Crafts! Science! Nature! Cut and create beautiful snowflakes for your windows, and other snowflake crafts from simple to highly complex. Learn how snowflakes are formed in the sky, and peer at beautiful preserved snowflake crystals up close on the microcam. Make a snowflake catcher to take home so you can identify different kinds of snowflakes all winter! ALL AGES. Read more about Snowflake Wonders
Walk when the Moon is full to listen and look for these flying mousetraps! Great horned and barred owls make the nature center home. Back inside, dissect an owl pellet to identify the teeth and bones of the creatures they eat. Learn to identify 5 owl calls and practice calling, too! Bring a mug for a hot beverage afterward! Ages 7+ with adult, small scout troops or youth groups welcome. Read more about Full Moon Walk
Children and their families are invited to experience old fashioned Christmas traditions at the Fillebrown House. Pajamas are welcome. Wind down with cider and a cookie before heading out into the December night.
Advance Tickets Required - $5/person. Online store: squareup.com/store/whitebearhistory or call 651-407-5327 Read more about Children’s Story Time at the Fillebrown House
Get in your best Christmas pajamas and join the annual holiday event. Meet Santa, see the “No Nose for Rudolph Show,” get your face painted, and enjoy balloon animals, games and cookies! This is a great, cozy event for kids of all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Read more about PJs with Santa
Enjoy refreshments and fun activities with the kids!
Giveaways! Games! Gift Ideas!
Saturday, Nov. 9th 10 am - 6pm
GoodKids, 4760 Banning Ave, Downtown White Bear Lake
KIDS ACTIVITIES: (while supplies last)
Mini Bake Shop
Wikki Stix Crafts
Experience the Top Holiday Toys
Enter for a chance to WIN a Faber-Castell Arts Gift Basket, $75 value
Meet Olaf from Frozen, 11am - 1pm Read more about Neighborhood Toy Store Day