Things to Do Labor Day Weekend in Virginia Beach

Things to Do Labor Day Weekend in Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach Labor Day weekend events and activities

Things to Do Labor Day Weekend in Virginia Beach

Labor Day is the unofficial end to summer. The holiday, honoring the American labor movement, is a day off work for many in the country. This may be one of the last chances to hit the beach with the whole family before the kids go back to school. Celebrate with a long weekend of fun or leisurely events and activities in Virginia Beach.

Labor Day Weekend Events in Virginia Beach

Here are some events and activities happening Labor Day weekend in Virginia Beach.

Enjoy Five-Days of Live Music at the American Music Festival

The 26th annual American Music Festival, presented by Chartway Federal Credit Union, is held at the stages along the Virginia Beach Oceanfront on Labor Day weekend. The festival is one of the longest-running music events in the nation. This year’s American Music Festival features performances by headliners Lee Brice, 311, +LIVE+ and Dashboard Confessional, along with performers on free stages as well.

Click here to read more about the American Music Festival.

Run in the Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon

The first-ever half marathon race comes to Virginia Beach Aug. 31–Sept. 1. The annual Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon is a 13.1-mile race along the Virginia Beach Oceanfront and boardwalk. If the half marathon is too much, enter to participate in the 5K race or one-mile race/walk.

Visit Ocean Breeze Waterpark One More Time

Ocean Breeze Waterpark, Virginia Beach’s only water park, closes out its season on Labor Day weekend.  This will be your final chance to experience Ocean Breeze’s water rides, slides and play areas.

Click here to read more about Ocean Breeze Waterpark.

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It’s always hard to say farewell to summer, but a weekend getaway to Virginia Beach is the perfect send off.