Aug 10, 2018 labor day weekend 2018 convention locations. Jul 01, 2019 play the day away with bouncy houses, slides, games, music, food and more. From watching dragon con cosplayers in atlantas largest parade, celebrating authors at the ajc decatur book festival, to college football at the mercedesbenz. The atlanta spring gift, home furnishings and holiday market will be held on march 46, 2020.
With some help from our editors and a few cityspecific. Hyatt regency atlanta, marriott marquis atlanta, hilton atlanta, sheraton atlanta hotel and westin peachtree plaza hotel. Labor day beach bash at tybee island pier and pavilion. With race and highperformance street cars you will see great competition and variety. Mathis expects no more than 10 labor day customers to visit his 36 facilities to return rental trucks or place items in storage. Whether youve spent the last three months on vacation or at your desk counting down the hours until summer friday kicks in, labor day is the last hurrah before things get serious in the fall. Cheap labor day weekend flight deals in 2019 skyscanner. While the college football hall of fame and chickfilaa fan experience has been gearing up with events since the end of the august, the worldclass attraction in the heart of downtown atlanta continues its celebration of the start of college football season with a packed schedule during labor day weekend. Labor day weekend in gay atlanta the georgia voice. Ajc decatur book festival schedule labor day weekend in. Visitors check out a booth during the 2017 ajc decatur book festival.
Aug 19, 2015 dragon con returns to atlanta and expects to draw nearly 50,000 sciencefiction, fantasy and twilight loving peeps. Aug 23, 2018 people should begin to book their plans for labor day at least two weeks before the holiday. Save the 2nd annual brooklyn day atlanta party coming oct3rd 2020. Atlanta entertainment icon announced as keynote for 2018 ajc. Atlanta grilled cheese festival atlantic station the pinnacle event space 241 20th st, atlanta, ga 30363, usa atlanta fashion designers fashion carnivaln in atlanta september 2020. Check out the labor day weekend long party at lawn on d in the south boston waterfront neighborhood with free activities, and musical performances. Now in its th year, the annual labor day weekend event is the largest independent book festival in the country. Best things to do labor day weekend in atlanta cbs local. Discover the best hotels, restaurants and things to do with this highly curated atlanta travel guide.
Atlanta and north georgia events, concerts, movies and things to do. Guide to 2017 labor day weekend events in atlanta cbs. In order, our data people tell me the 10 busiest u. The decatur book fest is now a labor day weekend tradition, drawing thousands to the atlanta suburb. The ajc decatur book festival features book signings, author. While the college football hall of fame and chickfilaa fan experience has been gearing up with events since the end of the august, the worldclass attraction in the heart of downtown atlanta continues its celebration of the start of college football season with a packed schedule during labor day weekend go the full 10 yards with a ticket to atlantas all in. Festivals ajc things to do atlanta festivals, events, movies. Its im a recent fan of joyce maynard and just want to read all of her books now. Labor day weekend events in and around gwinnett county. Emory university has become a presenting sponsor of the atlanta.
Dragon con, cirque du solei, the chickfila kickoff game at mercedesbenz stadium, hot air balloon festival, decatur book festival, black gay pride weekend there are too many events in atlanta. Ajc things to do atlanta festivals, events, movies ajc. Aug 04, 2017 7 labor day weekend getaways to book now. Weve chosen some of the top destinations for you to quickly look at, but as usual, use the skyscanner app to find out what the best deals are from the closest airport to you. Aug 15, 2019 yes, we know labor day is just a few weekends awaybut you have just enough time to plan a trip for the summers remaining long weekend.
As in years past, the 2012 event features a series of lgbt readings and discussions in cooperation with the atlanta queer literary festival. A fine offering from the atlanta treasure, the center for puppetry arts, the slam just happens to fall on the saturday of labor day. And if that doesnt get you excited check your pulse and think about heading over to the nascar race or the georgia dome for the chickfila kickoff game, a labor day staple in atlanta featuring two top college football teams. Dragoncon is a huge convention of scififantasycomic book fans that happens in downtown atl every labor day weekend the parade is sat morning. Even so, labor day moves happen infrequently at his businesses. The omni cnn center is the perfect location for a weekend of fun visiting the georgia aquarium, the world of cocacola, cnn center, the childrens museum of atlanta which was totally redone in 2016, and centennial. Spend labor day weekend at stone mountain park featuring our lasershow spectacular and a special fireworks finale. Since its launch, more than 1,000 worldclass authors and hundreds of thousands of festivalgoers have crowded the historic downtown decatur square to enjoy book signings, author readings, panel discussions, an interactive childrens area, live music, parades, cooking. The lowdown on labor day travel expedia viewfinder. Labor day flights, cheap labor day flight deals 2020. Enjoy a day of adventure on our familyfriendly attractions, plus take in some special live entertainment o nly available during labor day weekend.
The nations largest independent book festival, the ajc decatur book. Some moving and storage professionals never truly take a day off, not even labor day. Atlanta gay black pride labor day weekend means its time for the atlanta black gay pride celebration, the largest in the southeast. Seven familyfriendly things to do in atlanta this labor day weekend. Your guide to labor day weekend events in atlanta news. Apply to production worker, laborer, merchandising associate and more. Labor day flights cheapest in 4 years consumer reports. Labor day weekend at stone mountain park, saturday, aug. If museums and attractions are your idea of a great weekend, then youll want to stay in downtown atlanta. Sep 01, 2012 queer literature at the decatur book fest.
You can rebook to a new travel date through december 31 without rebooking fees. Internationally acclaimed director and actor of stage, film and television, kenny leon is the 2018 atlanta journalconstitution decatur book festival dbf keynote speaker on friday, august 31. Complete your evening with the lasershow spectacular followed by epic fireworks all three nights. Sky high hot air balloon festival, dragon con parade, chickfila college football at mercedesbenz stadium, atl gay black pride, decatur book festival. We had a great time over labor day weekend, and hope you did, too. Share the 2nd annual brooklyn day atlanta party coming oct3rd 2020. Watch the friday night balloon glow, live music, beach activities, a car show, kids zone and more. Beyond atlanta sky high hot air balloon festival at callaway gardens.
Definitely save the trip to the beach for a different time and have a staycation attending one of the many events going on around town. The savannah stopover music festival will be held on march 57, 2020. If you park on the back side of the hotel, take the escalator up to the main lobby, walk to the front doors but dont go out them. Festivals ajc things to do atlanta festivals, events. Labor day weekend celebration in atlanta stone mountain park.
Aug 21, 2019 dragon con, the chickfila kickoff game, hot air balloon festival, decatur book festival, black gay pride weekendthere are so many events in atlanta this labor day weekend 2019. Celebrate the end of summer with your friends and family in atlanta this labor day weekend. Labor day tells the story of one long, steamy labor day weekend told from the point of view of henry. You can pay to attend some of the events, or you can just walk around for free, and stare at the thousands of people in crazy costumes.
Ajc decatur book festival encouraging the love of books. Take labor day flights and get ready to end the summer on a high note. There are still plenty of weekend and 1 day badges available at the door. Book a new ticket worldwide through march 31 and most airlines will waive the rebooking fees and offer a onetime rebooking regardless of the condition of the original booking fare purchased. Were already planning our 2020 festival, so stay tuned. The ajc decatur book festival brings 258 authors to 14 stages around decatur, beginning with the.
From watching dragon con cosplayers in atlanta s largest parade, celebrating authors at the ajc decatur book festival, to college football at the mercedesbenz stadium, youll find labor day events for everyone. Icon announced as keynote for 2018 ajc decatur book festival labor day weekend. A look at whats happening in town new, comments celebrating the unofficial end to summer, clusterfest returns in full force for 2019. It is luda weekend with celebrity basketball, bowling and parties. Georgia fairs and festivals, craft shows, art fairs. Aug 24, 2019 the following destinations are the most popular for labor day flight deals, based on searches for labor day flights in 2018. Things to do during labor day weekend in atlanta atlanta. Georgia festivals close to metro atlanta dogwood, yellow daisy, inman park, taste of atlanta, fall fairs in marietta and cumming and more.
Labor day weekend in atlanta is often thought of as summers last stand. There are several events that wont cost you a dime. Atl cops gearing up for crazy labor day weekend atlanta, ga. With the end of summer closing in and a steamy labor day weekend loomi. Atlanta traditionally, labor day weekend is one of the busiest in metro atlanta with sporting events, concerts, conventions and gatherings of all types bringing people from all corners of the nation together. Aug 15, 2014 the atl is the place to be on labor day weekend this year. Once youve parked and entered the hotel, head immediately to registration to pick upbuy your weekendday membership. Atl labor day weekend 2018 atlanta, ga august 31 03, 2018 additional nights available at additional cost join us as we converge on atlanta, ga labor day week. Ajc decatur book festival schedule labor day weekend in atlanta. Dragon con once again returns to atlanta and expects to draw nearly 70,000 pop culture, sci. Visit the website for a full itinerary of events happening between aug. Aug 22, 2017 labor day weekend is the last big holiday of summer, and atlanta has plenty of ways to celebrate. Sep 03, 2018 2018 dragon con friday night costume contest atlanta ga labor day weekend branden hartness.
We enjoyed hearing from many of our favorite authors and discovering new ones. This labor day weekend is packed with fun events, including the ajc decatur book festival. Atl cops gearing up for crazy labor day weekend atlanta, ga dragon. The day constitutes a yearly national tribute to the remarkable contribution workers have made to the prosperity, strength, and wellbeing of the country. Yes, the decatur book festival may keep me informed with email. From watching dragon con cosplayers in atlantas largest parade, celebrating authors at the ajc decatur book festival, to college football at the mercedesbenz stadium, youll find labor day events for everyone.
The nations largest independent book festival takes over downtown decatur on labor day weekend. The ajc decatur book festival is the largest independent book festival in the country and one of the five largest overall. Atlanta entertainment icon announced as keynote for 2018. What to do in atl labor day weekend atlanta forum tripadvisor.749 846 495 852 782 763 672 491 448 981 159 382 221 663 1497 814 753 779 471 1009 334 1243 1371 132 950 114 760 494 737 1099 667 1366 83 1313 1125 1170 662 645