Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer, and there's no better place to celebrate this long weekend than in Salt Lake. Nestled between breathtaking mountains and picturesque valleys, Salt Lake offers a perfect blend of natural beauty, outdoor adventure, cultural experiences, and vibrant festivities. Whether you're looking to relax in serene landscapes, explore exciting trails, or immerse yourself in the local culture, Salt Lake has something for everyone.

Need a little inspiration as you plan for your getaway to enjoy the last rays of summer? We have you covered.

Snowbird's Oktoberfest

  • Dates: August 10 - October 13, 2024 (including Labor Day)
  • Location: Snowbird Resort
  • Details: Enjoy traditional Bavarian fare, live music, over 50 varieties of beer, and a festive atmosphere perfect for families. Beers and bites aren't the only way to indulge while at Snowbird, either. Partake in scenic hikes, and their world-class spa. Oktoberfest is packed with everything from polka dancing to adrenaline-pumping summer activities you won't find at many other celebrations, so to save time, purchase All-Day Activity Passes and Summer Scenic Tram Ride tickets online.

Salt Lake City Jazz Festival

  • Dates: Labor Day Weekend (specific dates TBD)
  • Location: Various venues across Salt Lake City
  • Details: Experience a weekend filled with performances from local and nationally renowned jazz artists where you'll enjoy smooth tunes and vibrant performances in various locations around the city . That's the beauty of Salt Lake, there's always something happening no matter where you look. Stay tuned for additional details and as artists are announced. You won't want to miss this opportunity to experience all of the culture the county and its residents have to offer.

Labor Day Luau at Thanksgiving Point

  • Date: September 2, 2024
  • Location: Thanksgiving Point, Lehi (just outside of Salt Lake County)
  • Details: Celebrate with a traditional Polynesian luau featuring live music, dance performances, and a feast that will leave you feeling full in more ways than one. This family-friendly event offers a unique cultural experience that will make an impression for years to come. No ticket to Hawaii necessary, but all of the fun. 

Red Butte Garden Free Admission Day

  • Date: September 2, 2024
  • Location: Red Butte Garden, Salt Lake City
  • Details: Enjoy free admission to one of the most beautiful botanical gardens in the area. This one is a hit for nature lovers as they can roam the lush, fragrant gardens, participate in activities for all ages, and enjoy the late summer blooms. Trust us when we say this is an Instagrammable location not to be missed.

Salt Lake Bees Baseball Game

  • Date: September 2, 2024
  • Location: Smith's Ballpark, Salt Lake City
  • Details: Catch a Salt Lake Bees game and enjoy America's favorite pastime with special Labor Day promotions and activities. Trust us when we say you're likely to leave with a new friend or two as the Bee's fans are some of the best in the game. 

Celebrate Labor Day in Salt Lake County, where every moment is an opportunity to create lasting memories. Whether you're an adventure seeker, a culture enthusiast, or simply looking to unwind, Salt Lake is the perfect destination for your holiday weekend.