Labor Day is just around the corner, and the city is ready to rock with awesome events. Get set to groove to music, devour tasty treats, and have a blast celebrating all your hard work. Join us as we check out what’s happening this Labor Day!
September 1, 2023 | Rowing Dock – 2418 Stratford Dr, Austin, TX
On Labor Day weekend, Rowing Dock is hosting an after-hours moonlight paddle on Lady Bird Lake. This is a great opportunity to see Austin from a different perspective and to connect with nature. The paddle starts at 7:00pm and ends at 10:00pm, so you’ll have plenty of time to enjoy the scenery.It is a fun and unique event that is perfect for couples, families, and friends of all ages. Visit the Rowing Dock in Zilker Park and rent a kayak, canoe, or stand-up paddleboard. Watch the moon rise (cloud-cover dependent) on this peaceful and relaxing evening out. You may even spot some wildlife, such as turtles, ducks, and geese.
September 1, 2023 | XO Nightclub Austin – 900 East Braker Lane #125 Austin, TX 78753
This adults-only event is the perfect way to celebrate the end of summer. With a variety of games to choose from, you’re sure to find something to challenge your mind and your friends. Games include Connect 4, Monopoly, Card Games, Dominoes, Jenga, Checkers, Chess, and Much more! After the games, the party continues with live music, dancing, and plenty of drinks.So whether you’re a board game enthusiast, a card shark, or just looking for a fun night out, this event is perfect for you.
September 1, 2023 | Lake Kyle Park – 700 Lehman Rd, Kyle, TX
The Pie in the Sky Hot Air Balloon Festival is a two-day event with hot air balloon rides, pie-eating contest, pie-throwing contest, pie auction, live music, and more! One of the highlights of the festival is the hot air balloon rides. You can take a tethered ride in a hot air balloon for a bird’s eye view of the festival grounds. Or, if you’re feeling adventurous, you can take a free-floating ride in a hot air balloon.
September 1-4, 2023 | Round Rock Multipurpose Complex – 2001 N. Kenney Fort Blvd
The Lonestar SC Austin Labor Day Cup is the largest soccer tournament in Austin and the Central Texas area, and it is a great opportunity for teams of all ages and skill levels to compete against each other. There will be a variety of other activities including a skills competition, raffle, live DJ, and vendor fair. There will also be food and drinks available for purchase.
September 2, 2023 | Mañana – 111 Sandra Muraida Way, Austin, United States
The Austin Flea is a monthly market that features over 100 vendors selling unique and handmade goods. It’s a great place to find one-of-a-kind gifts, home decor, clothing, jewelry, and more. You can also find food trucks and live music at the market.The Austin Flea is a great way to support local businesses and makers. The vendors at the market are all passionate about their products, and they are always happy to talk to customers about their work.
September 3, 2023 | Lazarus Brewing Co. – 1902 East 6th Street Austin, TX 78702 United States
This month, the Austin Flea is partnering with Lazarus Brewing to bring you a craft beer and flea market extravaganza! In addition to the regular market vendors, there will be a variety of craft breweries on site with samples and pint sales. There will also be live music from local bands.There is something for everyone at the market, and it is a great place to spend a Sunday afternoon.
September 2, 2023 | XO Nightclub Austin – 900 East Braker Lane #125 Austin, TX 78753
Calling all fashionistas and music lovers! The All-White Fashion Experience: Hip-Hop + RnB is coming to Austin. This one-of-a-kind event will feature an all-white fashion celebration, live music from top hip-hop and R&B artists, and a party atmosphere that you won’t want to miss.
September 2-3, 2023 | Mohawk Austin – 912 Red River Street Austin, TX 78701 United States
The Austin Afrobeats Fest celebrates the vibrant sounds of Afrobeats, a genre of music that originated in Nigeria in the 1980s. The Festival will also feature a variety of food and drink vendors, as well as a marketplace with African-inspired merchandise. There will also be a kids’ zone with activities for children of all ages.The Austin Afrobeats Fest is the perfect event for anyone who loves African music and culture. It’s a day of dancing, celebrating, and learning about the rich history of Afrobeats.
September 2 & 3, 2023 | Circuit of The Americas, 9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd, Austin, TX
RIDESMART is a leading track day provider that offers a variety of events for riders of all skill levels. Their event will feature 3.4 miles of world-class track time, as well as instruction from experienced coaches.Whether you’re a beginner looking to learn the basics of track riding or an experienced racer looking to improve your lap times, this event is one you shouldn’t miss!
September 3, 2023 | Millennium Youth Entertainment Complex – 1156 Hargrave St, Austin, TX
The Women in Jazz Association is excited to present the 7th annual Kyle Turner & Friends concert on Labor Day Sunday. This is sure to be a night of smooth jazz bliss, with a lineup of some of the best musicians in the genre. The show will also feature tenor saxophonist Kyle Turner, alto saxophonist Jeanette Harris, violinist Michael Ward, and vocalist Pamela Hart.
September 3, 2023 | Cheer Up Charlie’s – 900 Red River St, Austin, United States
Get ready to groove to the rhythm of timeless hits from iconic artists like TLC, Aaliyah, Notorious B.I.G, and so many more. Whether you lived through the 90s or you’re a curious soul looking to experience the magic of the era, this event is a golden ticket to a night of pure nostalgia. The “House Party” isn’t just a gathering; it’s a chance to relive, reminisce, and revel in the music that continues to shape our lives.
September 3-6, 2023 | Pacha Organic Cafe – 2915 Guadalupe Street Austin, TX 78705
Amidst the charm of local streets, the aroma of delicious food wafting through the air, and the laughter of friends and families, Labor Day in the Neighborhood promises an experience that transcends the ordinary. The delicious buffet features, Strawberry bruschetta with white balsamic reduction and fresh basil, Winters Family Ranch Wagyu sirloin with preserved lemon chimichurri, Mediterranean pilaf with herbs, Roasted vegetable salad with local honey mustard, and more! It’s a celebration that goes beyond the backyard barbecues and picnics; it’s a chance to celebrate with good food and good talk.
September 3-7, 2023 | XO Nightclub Austin – 900 East Braker Lane #125 Austin, TX 78753
Get ready to paint, dance, and immerse yourself in a world where creativity knows no bounds. “Trap’N’Paint Austin Labor Day Weekend” beckons, inviting you to tap into your artistic side and groove to the rhythm of your own brush strokes. Guests will be able to choose from a variety of pre-made designs or create their own. There will be live music by some of Austin’s hottest DJs, and a cash bar and food trucks on site. This is a 21+ event.
September 4, 2023 | Round Rock Yoga – 106 S Mays, Suite 200,Round Rock, TX
Explore the heart of Austin’s wellness community and delve into the array of yoga experiences. There are beginner, intermediate, and advanced classes available, so there’s something for everyone. After your yoga class, you can refuel with food from one of the many food trucks on site.Take a moment to appreciate the hard work that has shaped the city. From concerts and festivals to sporting events and family-friendly activities, there’s something for everyone to enjoy on Labor Day weekend in Austin. So don’t miss out!