Labor Day in San Diego

Labor Day in San Diego is Monday, September 2, 2019. Labor Day became a federal holiday in 1894 to pay tribute to American workers. It also symbolizes the end of Summer for some. But for us here in San Diego, the Summer fun goes on through Labor Day! So take the extended weekend to enjoy some of our favorite Labor Day Things To Do in San Diego!


City Lights Fireworks Dinner Cruise

Things To Do This Week August 12 to August 18Come aboard Hornblower Cruises and Events San Diego for their popular three-hour Sunset Dinner Cruise. After your delicious dinner, head to the outer deck for unbeatable fireworks views over San Diego Bay. August 30, 31, 1  Read more.





Sailor Days at Maritime Museum of San Diego

The Maritime Museum of San Diego is home to one of the worlds’ largest collections of historic vessels from sail to steam to submarine. Don’t miss Summertime Sailor Days Labor Day weekend- Monday, September 2, 2019. Boatloads of fun await and best of all, the extra treats are included with general admission ticket purchase. Read more.




Labor Day Pool Party at Andaz San Diego 

Labor Day in San DiegoAre you looking for a great pool party? Go out with a splash at Andaz San Diego! Come enjoy some drinks, some dancing and some DJ’s spinning your favorite beats as we kick off the Rooftop End of Summer Splash! New Menu unveiled and there might even be some new surprises! Did we mention there is no cover? Sept. 1. 11 am to 8 pm. Text: ANDAZSD To: 31996 for the FREE Andaz Digital Loyalty Card and get drink discounts and specials throughout the year! Read more.



Nighttime Zoo

Labor Day in San DiegoCelebrate summer into the evening at the San Diego Zoo with live music, fun shows and activities, animal encounters, and more! There’s so much to do, see, and hear—it’s a good thing summer hours are longer! The Zoo is open late until 9 p.m. through Sept. 2. Read more.



Go on a Kayak Adventure

Labor Day in San DiegoTake a La Jolla kayak tour with Bike and Kayak Tours! A favorite of both locals and San Diego visitors alike.  Explore beautiful sea cliffs and caves as you glide through the La Jolla Ecological Reserve filled with marine life. Paddle to all seven caves for amazing close-ups of sandstone formations. Witness sea lions, garibaldi, leopard sharks, and even the occasional dolphin on this sought-after La Jolla kayak tour. Read more.



See West Side Story at Moonlight Amphitheater

Labor Day in San DiegoMoonlight Stage Productions is recognized as one of San Diego County’s major theaters and is critically acclaimed for its Broadway-quality musicals. From the first notes to the final breath, West Side Story is one of the most memorable musicals and greatest love stories of all time.  August 14 to 31st Read more.





Ride the Patriot Jet Boat

Things To Do This WeekLooking for a little more excitement? Get on the Patriot Jet Boat Thrill Ride with Flagship Cruises and Events. Get ready for speed, screams, and splashes! That’s right, you will get wet during this turbo-charged thrill ride across San Diego Bay! Read more.




The US Sand Sculpting Challenge

Labor Day in San DiegoThe US Sand Sculpting Challenge and dimensional art exposition are changing the name of America’s 8th largest city between Aug. 31st and Sept. 2nd, 2019 They’re calling it SAND iego™.  Not only that, they’re building a beach high above the water, bringing 300 tons of sand to the Broadway Pier, with our Big Bay on the West and downtown’s castles in the sky on the East.  It’s been called the most creative atmosphere in the world.  “Top 20 ‘Must See’ Seaside Festivals in the World” — American Express.    USA Today 10 Best.   Read more.


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