Main Line Labor Day Events 2018
Celebrate Summer's end at any of these fun happenings
Labor Day marks the unofficial end to summer and celebrates the American worker (that’s you!). Get out and enjoy the local fun as you make the most of the long weekend.
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1325 Pottstown Pike, Glenmoore
Celebrating its 75th year, this iconic Chester County country fair has a midway full of fun for the kids, a wide array of vendors selling everything from antiques to handmade jewelry and of course equestrian events all weekend long. Don’t miss the carriage parade or the alpaca meet and greet.
September 1—2, after the 8 pm parade
100 Sesame Road, Langhorne
Rock out with Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Cookie Monster, and Count von Count as their music fills the air and the sky is covered with colorful bursts of brilliance. Fireworks take place after the 8 pm evening performance of the Neighborhood Street Party Night Parade.
September 1, 5—10 pm
Shadybrook Farm, 931 Stony Hill Rd., Yardley
Come for a live concert celebrating the music of the Eagles, wines by Rose Bank Winery, locally brewed craft beer, signature cocktails featuring PA distilled spirits, great food, lawn games, and fun for the kiddos. An amazing fireworks show will end the night. Tickets available online.
September 1, 9 am–3 pm
4627 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square
September 1, 9 am–1 pm
Corner of N Church & W Chestnut Streets, West Chester
Come for some fresh produce and go home with a belly full of grilled sweet corn, hot dogs and lemonade as the market shows their customer appreciations during this FREE event.
Take your littlest ones to Charming Star Playroom–a new indoor play space in Newtown Square. Important note: This space is only open to kids six years and younger.
September 1, noon–3 pm
550 Justison St, Wilmington, DE
Celebrate the force on Labor Day with hands-on science experiments and visits from your favorite Star Wars characters.
Elmwood Park Zoo– Free entry for Norristown Residents
September 2, 2–5 pm
1661 Harding Blvd, Norristown
Animal lovers who live in Norristown are invited to visit the EPZ for FREE! Don’t forget your proof of residency–a driver’s license or a utility bill will do the trick.
September 3, 6–8 pm
Elmwood Park Bandshell, 1325 Harding Blvd, Norristown
Get your dancing shoes on and close out the weekend with a fun and FREE concert by The Monkeephiles.
Photo by Sarah L. Bender