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Enjoy the Free National Symphony Orchestra Labor Day Concert

Enjoy the Free National Symphony Orchestra Labor Day Concert
Every year, the National Symphony Orchestra puts on a free Labor Day concert on the west lawn of the Capitol Building in Washington DC. The Labor Day concert  is the official kick-off of the start of the performing arts season in the nation’s capital, the start of the NSO’s 79th season, and the unofficial end of summer. The concert honors American workers from all walks of life and professions. The original inspiration of Labor Day was a protest of the traditional 12 hour work day.  Worker...
August 16th, 2010 | Jon Rochetti | Read More | Comments: 1
Filed under: event, Family Friendly, featuredarticle, holiday, Labor Day, music

Los Angeles Labor Day Events

As the official end of summer draws near, Labor Day weekend (September 5-7) offers a plethora (hate that word, but currently at a loss for another!) of interesting events, festivals, and concerts. Some require admission, but many others are free. Don’t forget the obvious: host a backyard barbecue (or crash someone else’s); grab a picnic basket, beach chairs, and umbrella and head for the beach; laze around with good books, fun DVDs, fine wine, and friends or a significant other. Hamburgers,...
September 4th, 2009 | M. L. Johnson | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: celebrations, crafts, culture, Events, fairs, Family Friendly, Food & Beverage, Labor Day, music

Vegas’ Labor Day Deals

... Las Vegas Monorail; Titanic: The Artifact Exhibit; Papillon Airways, Inc.; and Madame Tussauds Las Vegas and others.     Exclusive Labor Day weekend offers through Monday, September 7, 2009: · Scenic Airlines: Book a highlight air tour and receive 50 percent off a child’s fare. · Hard Rock Café: $5 off with a minimum $25 purchase. · SkyDive Las Vegas: Guests receive 25 percent off the purchase of a Deluxe SkyDive and Video/Picture purchase. · Madame Tussauds Las Vegas at...
September 3rd, 2009 | Lynn Goya | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: 50+, all ages, bargain, Just a Bit Weird - Fun & Quirky Places, Labor Day, Scenic & Short Trips, Shopping, sight seeing, Sound Like a Local - Local "speak", teens, vegas attractions

Labor Day Special Rates at Disney Swan and Dolphin Resorts

If you are looking for a place to celebrate the end of summer this Labor Day weekend, look no further than Disney Swan and Dolphin Resort at Walt Disney World with an unbelievable rate of $99 per room, per night for stays between 9/01-9/09/09. In several posts, I have declared that my family of Disney Travelers has vacationed often at the Swan and Dolphin as it is one of our favorite spots. With its five pools, my favorite with a grotto and waterfall, white sandy beach and 17 dining spots and restaurants,...
August 15th, 2009 | Jenni Ingersoll | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: disney-hotels, Hotels & Places to Stay, Labor Day, Money Savings, Special Savings, Swan and Dolphin, Walt Disney Swan and Dolphin, Walt Disney World