Labor Day Weekend 2017

Labor Day marks the last chance for many people, families, students to relax or maybe even go on a trip before the summer ends.  It falls on the first Monday of September every year and was originally organized to celebrate labor unions and their contribution to our economy. Here are some last minute, fun ideas to wrap up your summer:

 

  1. Fiesta Hermosa

This is a three-day arts and crafts festival with vendors, live music, and a kiddie carnival. It is ongoing all weekend (Sat-Mon) from 10 am-6pm at the Hermosa Beach Pier. For more information visit http://fiestahermosa.net/

 

  1. Sonoma County Wine Country Weekend

This is a multi-day food and wine festival showcasing the country’s agriculture. For more information visit sonomawinecountryweekend.com

 

  1. Orange International Street Fair

This is a craft fair and the streets are converted into different segments of the world with appropriate food and entertainment. This will be ongoing all weekend (Fri-Sun) from 5 to 10pm on Friday and 10am to 10pm Saturday and Sunday in the Plaza Square on Chapman and Glassel in the City of Orange. For more information visit http://www.orangestreetfair.org/

 

 

  1. Los Angeles County Fair

The LA Country Fair runs from September 1-24 at The Fairplex in Pomona. The fair has live music, rides, livestock, etc. For more information visit http://lacountyfair.com/

 

 

  1. Sacramento Gold Rush Days

This is a family-friendly weekend festival in Old Town Sacramento that celebrates the very famous Gold Rush. For more information visit http://sacramentogoldrushdays.com/

 

 

Sources:

Tripsavvy.com

Images from:

https://pitchengine.com/pitches/05913297-9204-4e8b-884f-d4fbd5ed550b

http://sacramento.cbslocal.com/2014/07/28/old-sacramentos-gold-rush-days-cancelled-this-year-because-of-drought/