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Celebrating Labor Day Weekend in Dallas

Have one last weekend of summer fun this Labor Day weekend in Dallas, Texas! With plenty of opportunities for fun and relaxation, you’ll enjoy a nice, long weekend with your family and friends in one of the greatest cities in the country. Below is a list of the best places to visit while celebrating Labor Day Weekend in Dallas.

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Bedford Blues & BBQ Festival

Forget the barbeque in the backyard and bring your family and friends to the Bedford Blues & BBQ Festival. Only a short ride away from Dallas, this festival in Bedford, TX offers smoking hot barbeque and blues music to go along with your meal. You don’t want to miss out on this Labor Day event!

Garland Labor Day Exchange Event

Only 25 minutes away from Dallas is the “largest Labor Day parade west of the Mississippi.” The Garland Labor Day Exchange Event offers a full day of fun activities to entertain kids and adults alike. Children can enjoy the Kids Corner for games and activities, while adults can check out the car show or browse through the different tables of unique arts and crafts.

Dallas World Aquarium

Need activities for the kids? The Dallas World Aquarium is a great spot to take them one day out of the long weekend. Located downtown, this aquarium features exhibits containing some of your favorite marine life, coral reef displays, and a 20,000-gallon walk-through tunnel that is home to hundreds of Indo-Pacific fish. This is a must spot for all families in the Dallas area!

Enjoy the Lakes in Dallas

Have a mini retreat at one of the lakes near Dallas for your Labor Day Weekend. Grapevine Lake in Dallas is a great place if you’re looking to go camping, fishing, biking, hiking, or partake in some fun water sports. If you have a big group of friends, you can rent a party boat to hang on the lake and have a few drinks or rent a cabin to stay for a long weekend of barbecuing and lakeside adventures. Lake Ray Hubbard is another great lake spot if you would like to participate in exciting water activities for the day. You can go parasailing over the lake, enjoy group or private boating sessions, or have access to great fishing opportunities. The options are endless when you’re in Dallas!

Klyde Warren Park

This Labor Day Weekend, visit the heart of the city at Klyde Warren Park. Located between Pearl and St. Paul streets in Downtown Dallas, this park serves as a central gathering place for all Dallas residents and visitors to enjoy.  Relax in the sun with some yoga, eat flavorful food with a modern twist from one of the many food trucks, or take a tour of the Dallas Skyline when you visit this highly active space.

Dallas Food Tours

If your visiting Dallas for Labor Day Weekend, come and enjoy delectable food while soaking up the history of Dallas on a one-of-a-kind tour with Food Tours Dallas. Eat your way through the enchanted 125-year old Uptown Dallas while learning about the city’s history and enjoying delectable food and dessert exclusively picked out by the professionals. With multiple food tours to choose from, your experience in Dallas will be unforgettable.

Whichever Food Tour in Dallas you happen to pick, place you decide to visit, or festival you attend; we guarantee you will have an amazing experience this Labor Day Weekend in Dallas. Contact us for more information on our Dallas tours by calling us at (214)-272-2327 to book your tour today. We can’t wait for you to see what Dallas has to offer!


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