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Best Labor Day Events In Charlotte!

August 21, 2011 12:01 PM

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As summer comes to a close, Labor Day celebrations in Charlotte, NC will reflect the splendor of the season! Check out some places that will say “goodbye to summer” in the grandest ways possible!

The Charlotte Labor Day Parade

The annual Charlotte Labor Day Parade will be held Monday, September 5th at 11 am. The event is organized by the Charlotte Labor Day Parade Committee in conjunction with the Southern Piedmont Central Labor Council. The parade is a celebration of organized labor in our country, our region, and in our community. Pre-parade assembly begins at 9 am at 701 North College Street. The parade begins at the Hal Marshal Center, proceeding down Tryon Street, through the Square, and ending at Tryon and 3rd Streets.

For More Information:
Parade Chairman, Ben Lee, at 704-877-6916;



Labor Day Celebration At U.S. National Whitewater Center

Enjoy fun water activities while celebrating Labor Day at the  U.S. National White Water Center! Water activities are available all day such as rafting, canoeing, swimming, snorkeling and other fun-filled water sports! The day will be capped off with a fireworks display! The celebration begins at 4:00PM and it is absolutely free! The Steep Canyon Rangers, live music and other bands will showcase their talents and sing the praises of summertime!

For More Information:
U.S. National Whitewater Center
500 Whitewater Center, Charlotte, NC

Phone: (704) 391-3900


Charlotte Knights

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What is Labor Day without some baseball action!? The Charlotte Knights are offering a Labor Day celebration that is lasting all Labor Day weekend long! The Knights will take on the Gwinnett (Braves) in live baseball action! Come be apart of the fun, food, and festivities at Knights Stadium!

For More Information:
2280 Deerfield Drive
Fort Mill, South Carolina

Phone: 704-36-HOMER; 803-548-8050
Website: http://www.CharlotteKnights.com

Matthews Alive Festival Labor Day Celebration

The Matthews Alive Festival takes place all Labor Day weekend and is in celebration of local non-profit organizations through music, arts and community involvement. The festival features rides, great food, mobile exhibits and so much more! Grab the family and head out to Matthews for an unforgettable day of food, folks and great fun!

For More Information:
Location: Historic Downtown Matthews
Dates: 09/02/2011 – 09/05/2011
Times: Fri 6:00 – 10:00 p.m., Sat 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., Sun 12noon – 9:00 p.m. and Mon 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Website: http://www.matthewsalive.org/

Cicely C. Mitchell

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