Six Fun Labor Day 2012 Events in St. Louis

Find fun events and festivals for Labor Day here in the St. Louis area.

Happy Labor Day!

Are you looking for family-friendly ways to celebrate the holiday weekend? Look no further. We've got you covered.

And if the event is open ON Labor Day (when so much else isn't), we made a special note in italics.

Japanese Festival

Join the thousands who attend this popular Missouri Botanical Garden festival each year and learn more about Japanese art, food, clothing and culture. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Labor Day

St. Louis Labor Day Parade

The St. Louis Labor Council sponsors this annual parade. This year's theme is "We are the 99 percent!" 9 a.m. on Labor Day

Greek Festival 2012

Try Greek foods, pastries, music and dancing at this annual festival, prepared by the parish community of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church. 11 a.m. on Labor Day

Veterans Festival

Honor our veterans and support our troops at this annual celebration in Forest Park. 10 a.m. on Labor Day

Midwest Wingfest

Last year, this festival went through 53 kegs of beer and 6,500 pounds of wings! This year's festival in Fairview Heights, IL, includes a 5K race, beer pong and lots of live entertainment. 

Big Muddy Blues Festival

An impressive line-up of blues bands is ready to entertain at Laclede's Landing this weekend. 

nancy fletcher August 30, 2012 at 11:19 PM
anybody know when in september the postponed 4th of July celebration will be at JB Park. I recall the date being announced a couple months back but alas have forgotten and cant find mention on the SoCo Parks n Rec page.
Sarah Flagg August 31, 2012 at 03:54 AM
Hey Nancy, The JB Blast is rescheduled for Oct. 5! Activities start at 6 or 6:30. Hope to see you there! Sarah


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