Labor Day Activities to Bid Summer Farewell

Made a national holiday in 1894, Labor Day activities have long marked the unofficial end of summer.

Labor Day activities to bid summer farewell

Capitalize on the three-day weekend by hosting a backyard barbecue, taking a road trip to a Southern city, putting your toes in the sand, or planning a picnic. We’ve rounded up nine Labor Day activities and ideas for making the most of the season’s bittersweet finale.