4701 Highway 61
White Bear Lake
Minnesota 55110

It is with great regret that we announce the passing of our Director Deb Stender on February 24, 2018. She will be greatly missed not only by her family and friends but also by our community. Visits our facebook page for more information.

Marketfest is a free family festival held in beautiful downtown White Bear Lake on Thursday evenings from 6:00 to 9:00 pm from June 14 to July 26, 2018- rain or shine. Each year Marketfest continues to attract locals and visitors who are interested in a lively, family-friendly atmosphere.

Local businesses and vendors (Over 130 of them) offer a wide variety of food (over 30 food vendors), merchandise, art, and handcrafted goods. And there are numerous activities for children including a petting zoo and games.

Listen to a live at 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.

Each week has it own theme! June 14 Manitou Days Events, June 21 White Bear Lake History / Cake Walk, June 28 Business Runway, July 5 Biz kidz/Seniors, July 12 Health Fair, July 19 Public Safety Fair, July 26 Environmental Resource Expo.

Marketfest provides chairs at each stage location but they are limited - we encourage you to BYOC (Bring your own Chair) if you plan to watch the bands

2018 Vendor Application click HERE Please read the application carefully.

2018 Kidz/SeniorZ Vendor Application click HERE

Stay connected with us for up to date news on our Facebook page: Marketfest

Marketfest 4701 Hwy 61, White Bear Lake, MN 55110

Premier Sponsors

Downtown White Bear Lake

City of White Bear Lake

Kowalskis Markets

Grandma's Bakery

White Bear Lake Mitsubishi

Roberts management Group

Create Space

White Beare Press

Artwork Contest


Car Show

Dale Grambush Farmers Insurance

Ramsey County Veterans Services

White Bear Lake Mitsubishi


Inspiration Performing Arts Center

Friends of Marketfest