What to do near Lincoln Park Place this Labor Day Weekend

Since 1882, working Americans have been awarded a day free from labor to celebrate their hard work. This holiday, aptly named Labor Day,  was started by a labor union movement and is celebrated on the first Monday of September every year. The creation of this holiday was designed to reward American workers for social and economic achievement. Many people take advantage of the holiday weekend by going to their favorite vacation spots or enjoying a barbeque with friends and family. Here are some ideas for activities that you can take part in this Labor Day weekend.


The 33rd annual Gloucester Schooner Festival is a must-see this Labor Day weekend. A wide variety of schooners will be coming to the harbor of Gloucester and participating in the Parade of Sail until the Mayor’s race begins in the harbor on Sunday Morning.. You can enjoy watching these beautiful ships come in to the harbor along with plenty of activities surrounding the festival, including a public clambake, local concerts, and a fireworks show.


Cheer on one of your favorite teams this Labor Day with the Boston Red Sox vs. Toronto Blue Jays game on Monday starting at 7:10 pm. Walk around the beautiful neighborhood of Fenway and enjoy the Boston sports fan atmosphere. Fun and action packed, it’ll be a divisional matchup that you do not want to miss. There are only a few more home games this season, so be sure to enjoy them while you can!


Watch the spectacular Boston Harbor Fireworks show on Thursday, August 31st at 8:00 pm in honor of Labor Day. The fireworks will be launched between the North End and Seaport. Grab some delicious food and drinks in either area and gaze over the harbor lit up with fireworks.


Check out the Dell Technologies Golf Championship that is being held from Wednesday, August 30th until Monday, September 4th in Norton. This event is something you don’t want to miss out on this Labor Day weekend! Get together with friends and family and watch a competitive series of golf on an immaculate course.


With plenty of options for your Labor Day weekend, you won’t go wrong picking any of these options to celebrate your well-deserved holiday. Whether you enjoy fun and eventful activities or just casual barbeque at home with friends, a long weekend is always a perfect time to have fun or catch up on some much needed rest!

Boston Labor Day Guide

The 33rd annual Gloucester Schooner Festival

Boston Red Sox Schedule

Dell Technologies Golf Championship