labor day events in the dmv

Labor Day Events in the DMV

Get out this weekend and enjoy these fun, family-friendly Labor Day Events in the DMV! Give summer the goodbye it deserves with music, magic, food trucks and more.


2021 DC JazzFest Celebrates 17 Years Of Jazz. September 1st-5th. 2-10 p.m.

The 2021 DC JazzFest will take place from September 1-5, with 20+ concerts, interviews and exclusive events featuring international superstars and homegrown talent alike. VIP, seated and general admission tickets are now available. Visit the DCJF website for more information on the 2021 lineup, tickets and more!

Mister Barry Family Magic Show. September 5th. 2 – 3 p.m.

Barry elevates magic to an art. Bring the entire family, as Barry mystifies the parents and makes the kids laugh till they topple over. You’ll understand why Barry is DC’s busiest family entertainer! Capital Hilton, Washington, DC. Learn more


Laytonsville Labor Day Fireworks September 3rd. 5 – 6 p.m.

Say goodbye to Summer at the Laytonsville Labor Day Fireworks. Enjoy food from local food trucks, grab ice cream for dessert and watch the show. Family Room, Laytonsville, MD. Learn more

Olney Theater’s SUMMERFEST 2021. September 4th. 1:30 – 7:30 pm.

SummerFest is the grand finale of the Olney Theatre’s Outdoors programming with FREE events and performances happening all day. From food trucks to outdoor activities, backstage tours, and much more. Learn more

9th Annual Rockville Arts Festival. September 4th & 5th. 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Come for the day and enjoy fabulous art, free music, and art demonstrations. Town Square, Rockville, MD. Learn more

Maryland Renaissance Festival. September 4th – 6th. 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

The 45th annual Maryland Renaissance Festival has opened its gates for another season of feasting, great shopping for handmade crafts, and merriment! Maryland Renaissance Festival, Annapolis, MD. Learn more


Dinosaur Egg Hunt. September 4th. 9:30 a.m.

Stomp over to Hidden Oaks Nature Center to enjoy a dinosaur-themed program and outdoor egg hunt while visiting Dinoland in Nature Playce. Hidden Oaks Nature Center Location, Annandale, VA. Learn more

10th Annual Bands, Brews, & Barbecue. September 4th. 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Historic Downtown Manassas will hold its 10th Annual Bands, Brews, and Barbecue Festival. This event features award winning craft beers & distilled spirits for sampling, some of Northern Virginia’s best barbecue for purchase, and live music. Historic Manassas, Manassas, VA. Learn more

The Arlington Labor Day Weekend Festival of the Arts. September 4th & 5th. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Visitors will have the opportunity to discover handmade-in-the-USA, original works of art across every medium. HAE’s careful vetting process ensures the finest and most diverse offerings of sculpture, pottery, jewelry, photography, mixed-media, painting and more will be available to suit even the most discerning artistic tastes. Washington Blvd. Arlington, VA. Learn more

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