Labor Day Weekend Events in Atlanta

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Celebrate Labor Day with these virtual and in-person Atlanta and beyond events.

Due to cancellations to prevent the spread of coronavirus, please check all events before you go. 

Cool Cars & Trains at Southeastern Railway Museum

See classic and modern cars, participate in a raffle, win door prizes, tour the museum, take a train ride and more at this fundraiser. Sept. 5.

Peachtree City’s Rescheduled Independence Day Fireworks at Drake Field

This impressive fireworks display is held each year over Lake Peachtree. Sept. 5.

TiNYCon at Children’s Museum of Atlanta

This celebration of fantasy, science fiction, comics, gaming and technology is just for kids. Sept. 5-6.

Picture the Dream: The Story of the Civil Rights Movement through Children’s Books at High Museum of Art

More than 80 artworks show the power of the Civil Rights Movement and how it shaped history and the present. Sept. 5-6.

Stone Mountain Park

As part of a Labor Day special, tickets to Stone Mountain Park are currently on sale for $14.95 with access to Scenic Railroad, Dinosaur Explore, Historic Square and Mini Golf.

See Animals

Head to one of these animal adventures with drive-thru experiences to get out of the house and view amazing animals.

Get Wet

After Labor Day, many of the splash pads and pools close for the season, so if you haven’t had a chance to splash around and relax in these cool waters, make plans to go.

Beyond Atlanta

Sky High Hot Air Balloon Festival at Callaway Gardens

Watch the Friday Night Balloon Glow, and enjoy live music, beach activities, a car show, kids’ zone and more. Sept. 4-6.

Virtual Events

Dragon Con

This celebration of pop culture will include new content, old favorite experiences, contests, livestreams and more. Sept. 3-7.

Decatur Book Festival

Celebrate books of all genres and topics with authors, chefs, journalists and more during this virtual event. Sept. 4-Oct. 4.

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