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Labor Day Guide: Finish summer the right way!

Enjoy the last (unofficial) weekend of summer
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Posted at 11:56 AM, Sep 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-02 13:51:00-04

Labor Day is the last (unofficial) weekend of summer and there's plenty of things going on across the state.

From festivals to farmers markets, here's your official guide to help finish off your summer the right way!

You can find a list of activities by clicking the "NEXT" button at the bottom. 

Have a fun and safe weekend!

 

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VISIT A FESTIVAL

The "City of Festivals" is still living up to its name! Check out these weekend festivals. 

  • Big Gig BBQ - Milwaukee
    • Henry Maier Festival Park - 200 N. Harbor Dr. Milwaukee, WI 53202
      • Sept. 4: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

  • Oak Creek Lionsfest
    • 9327 S. Shephard Ave. Oak Creek, WI 53154
      • Sept. 2: Noon to Midnight
      • Sept. 3: 11 a.m. to Midnight
      • Sept. 4: 10:30 a.m. to Midnight
      • Sept. 5: Noon to 7 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

CHECK THE LATEST STORM TEAM 4CAST, BEFORE YOU HEAD OUT...

 

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SEE A SHOW...OR A FLICK

Whether it's your favorite local band or your favorite movie, there are plenty of entertainment options this weekend. 

 

 

 

 

  • Highway 18 Outdoor Theatre - Jefferson
    • W6423 Highway 18, Jefferson, WI 53549
      • Sept. 2 & Sept. 3 - Doors open at: 6:30 p.m.
      • Sept. 4 & Sept. 5: - Doors open at: 8 p.m.
        • "Finding Dory," "Pete's Dragon," and "Jason Bourne" will be shown.

 

 

 

Shakin' it At State Fair

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SHOP & SAVE AT SIDEWALK SALES

Save on those Summer Clearance sales or stock-up on the fall clothes! Farmer's Markets are still open and nearby outlet malls have extended their hours for their Labor Day Sidewalk Sales.

FARMER'S MARKETS

 

OUTLET MALLS

GALLERY: Grand Avenue Mall Renderings

 

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YOUR LAST CHANCE TO STOP BY YOUR FAVORITE AMUSEMENT PARK

Nearby Amusement parks are still open! Check out their Labor Day weekend hours below:

Brookfield Business Hosts Their Own 'Office Olympics'

 

 

 

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YOUR COMMUNITY POOLS ARE STILL OPEN...BUT NOT FOR LONG

Some of your local outdoor community pools are still open for one more weekend! Check the hours below. 

GALLERY: Back To School 2016

 

 

 

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GO SIGHTSEEING! EXPLORE YOUR COMMUNITY BEFORE IT'S COVERED IN SNOW

Whether it's on foot, boat, or even segway...there are plenty of ways to explore the city.

Did You Know They Support the Green and Gold?

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RELAX & ENJOY A BEER

Whether it's going on a brewery tour, going to a beer festival or having one at home...say cheers to another great summer!

GALLERY: Sprecher Traveling Beer Garden Opening Day

 

 

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BE A TOURIST IN YOUR OWN STATE, VISIT A FAMOUS OUTDOOR WISCONSIN ATTRACTION

Enjoy the extended weekend have fun at one of these famous Wisconsin attractions.