Attend college football games
The first full weekend of college football kicks off on Labor Day Weekend. Georgia begins the defense of its national title when the Bulldogs take on the Oregon Ducks.
Root for your favorite baseball team
Labor Day trains the focus of baseball fans on the pennant races in the three divisions of the American League and the National League.
Go to a concert
The National Symphony Orchestra’s free annual Labor Day weekend concert will perform on the West Lawn of the Capitol Building on Sunday, Sept. 3. Principal pops conductor Steven Reineke leads the orchestra in music by Aaron Copland and John Williams.
Attend D.C. JazzFest
The D.C. JazzFest is an annual showcase of national and local musicians that takes place from Aug. 31 through Sept. 4. The free event, the district’s premier jazz event, is held at The Wharf.
Take an ATV ride in the Mojave Desert
Take a trip out to the Southwest, to the Mojave Desert, for an all-terrain vehicle ride – or barrel through the Valley of Fire in a dune buggy.
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