Store and Community Events

Goodthings Stores celebrate several special events throughout the year. Depending on the event’s theme, our guests may experience:

  • food and beverage sampling
  • demonstrations
  • special event-day discounts
  • giveaways
  • gifts with the purchase of select items
  • and a showcase of special products

Participating & Community Events for 2019: 

  • January: Soup-er Bowl Jan. 23-Feb. 3
  • February
    •  9: BookHounds Story Time – GoodKids WBL, 10a.m.
    • 12: Galentine’s Event–GoodStyle Clothing & Accessories Store, White Bear Lake, MN
    •  16: BookHounds Story Time – GoodKids WBL, 10a.m.
    •  23: BookHounds Story Time – GoodKids WBL, 10a.m.
    • 28: Ladies Nite Out–White Bear Lake, MN
  • March 21: Grand Ave Girls Day Out (Girls on Grand)! (Thursday)
  • April 13: The Good Brunch (All Stores)
  • April 18: Girls Day Out on Grand
  • May 4: Bouquet Day–White Bear Lake, MN
  • May 4: Fiesta Celebration
  • May 16: Girls Day Out on Grand
  • May 18: Linden Hills Garage Sale
  • May 19: Linden Hills Festival
  • June 2: Grand Old Day
  • June 13-Jul 25: Marketfest White Bear Lake
  • June 14: Manitou Days Parade White Bear Lake
  • June 20: Wine & Stroll
  • June 20: Girls Day Out on Grand
  • June 21: Surrealist Trunk Show White Bear Lake GoodStyle, Friday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • June 22: Surrealist Trunk Show Grand Ave GoodThings, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • June-October: White Bear Lake Farmer’s Market (Last Friday in June (28) to the last Friday in October (25) – Farmers Market 8:00 a.m. till Noon.)
  • July 3: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m.
  • July 10: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m.
  • July 18: Girls Day Out on Grand
  • July 17: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m., Cori Doerrfeld, The Rabbit Listened
  • July 24: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m.
  • July 25-27: Warehouse Sale • White Bear Lake Armory
  • July 27: Dog Days of Summer White Bear Lake
  • July 31: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m.
  • Aug. 3: Woof-a-Pawlooza Maple Grove
  • August 4-18: Fall Clothing Drive and Closet Sale
  • August 7: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m.
  • August 11: Paws on Grand
  • August 14: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m., David LaRochelle, Isle of You
  • August 15: Girls Day Out on Grand
  • August 21: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m., Blaine Hackett, The Leprechaun Who Lost His Luck
  • August 22-September 2: GoodThings at the Minnesota State Fair!
  • August 28: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m.
  • September: Grand Opening
  • September 4: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m. e
  • September 11: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m., John Coy, On Your Way
  • September 18: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m.
  • September 19: Girls Day Out on Grand
  • September 25: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m., Sara Marie Moore, The Spike Cream Woods
  • September 26: White Bear Lake: Fall Trunk Shows Capote + Democracy
  • September 26: White Bear Lake Ladies Night Out
  • September 27: Linden Hills Fall Trunk Shows Capote + Democracy
  • September: GoodThings 46 Anniversary!!!!
  • October: Girls Nite Out–Maple Grove & White Bear Lake
  • October 9: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m.
  • October 17: Girls Day Out on Grand
  • October 23: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m. Trisha Speed Shaskan, Itty Bitty Witch
  • November 7: Grand Holiday Open House
  • November 8-10: Minneapolis Holiday Boutique • U.S. Bank Stadium
  • November 13: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m.
  • Tracy Maurer Nelson, Samuel Morse, That’s Who!
  • November 21: Girls Day Out on Grand
  • November 30: Small Business Saturday
  • December 1, 8: WBL Breakfast with Santa
  • December 7: Grand Meander & Reindeer Day Saint Paul
  • December 8: Winter Wonderland–Maple Grove
  • December 7, 14, 21: Winter Fest 2019–White Bear Lake, Trolley Rides and Santa photos
  • December 11: Bookhounds BookClub, GoodKids White Bear Lake, 10:30 a.m., Sarah Warren, Book TBD
    Check back for updated event schedules and detailed information.