Enjoy the Verizon Wireless American Music Festival at Virginia Beach. If three days of music on oceanfront outdoor stages is what you're looking for, head to the beach.
The music and memories begin on Friday, Aug. 30 and continue through Sunday, Sept. 1. Purchase tickets online for the top bands playing at the 5th Street Stage or enjoy free shows at the many smaller stages and parks lining the Boardwalk.
While you're at Virginia Beach, enjoy days on the beach, fun in the waves, great seafood restaurants and moonlight strolls on the Boardwalk.
The Shenandoah County Fair offers plenty of down-home fun for all ages. The fair, which began on Aug. 23, continues through Aug. 31.
You'll enjoy Midway rides, free music, demolition derby, livestock shows, exhibits, food vendors and the Shenandoah Valley Chainsaw Challenge. Come on out and celebrate the Shenandoah County Fair's 96th year.
Head to one of Virginia's favorite wineries to enjoy the long weekend. The Labor Day Wine & Music Festival will be held at Rebec Vineyards in Amherst on Aug. 31 from noon to 6 p.m.
Great music, good friends and Virginia wine are always a winning combination. Enjoy Greek and Italian cuisine at the festival, provided by The Grapevine.
If a small town festival is your style, you'll love the Buena Vista Labor Day Festival. The annual event is held at Glen Maury Park on Labor Day.
There's a 5k race at 8:30, a parade at 9:30 and political speeches kick off at 11 a.m. Stay for live music in the evening and fireworks at 9 p.m.
Enjoy a great street festival in Madison on Labor Day weekend. The Taste of the Mountains Main Street Festival is a free event in Madison with hours from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. There will be arts and crafts, live music, kids' activities, food vendors and lots of fun for all.
Labor Day will be celebrated with special events and activities at many Virginia State Parks. Come to the Bonfire on the Beach at Holliday Lake on Friday night. At James River State Park, enjoy Bluegrass Under the Stars on Saturday.
Douthat State Park in Millboro has a weekend full of activities, including a sand sculpting contest, inflatable obstacle course and cardboard boat regatta on Labor Day.
Whatever your interests, you can enjoy a great Labor Day celebration at these and many more Virginia destinations. Take your pick and have a great holiday.