Event Series Marketfest


Downtown White Bear Lake Washington Square, White Bear Lake, MN, United States

Visit us Thursday nights at Marketfest, at our usual spot on Washington Avenue!  Thursday, June 21 is Marketfest's History Night, with our "Walk Down Memory Lane" on 4th Street.

History Labs at the Town Hall

White Bear Town Hall 1280 Hammond Road, White Bear Township, MN, United States

Join us every third Saturday this summer for our "drop-in" History Labs as we inspire and engage curious minds! Our hands-on interactive programs will incorporate discovery through historical themes that center on our local history. Located at the Historic White Bear Town Hall, the White Bear Lake Area Historical Society's History Lab setting provides a […]

Vintage Base Ball

Polar Lakes Park 1280 Hammond Rd, White Bear Lake, MN, United States

Town Hall Talks – Free Event Join Washington County Historical Society Executive Director and Base Ball Aficionado Brent Peterson as he shares some of the history of America’s favorite pastime including the story of Bud Fowler, Stillwater resident and the first Black professional baseball player.

Event Series Walking Tour Wednesday

Guided Walking Tour of White Bear Lake – June 21

White Bear Lake Armory 2228 4th St., White Bear Lake, MN, United States

Join a guided walking tour of downtown White Bear Lake highlighting the history of the buildings, businesses, and organizations that make this community unique. Tour will begin at the White Bear Lake Armory. Space is limited, registration is strongly recommended! WBLAHS Members: Use code WALKING at check out to receive a $3 discount.


A Century of Community

White Bear Lake Library 2150 2nd Street, White Bear Lake

Library Programs – Free EventThe 1920s were a turning point in White Bear when residents invested in and built up the community we know today. Join us to hear about some of the organizations, buildings and enterprises that have their roots a century ago and are still going strong. This is a LIVE program at […]