The 5 best things to do in Philly this Labor Day weekend

Philadelphia People from Philly know how to make the most of summertime: hustle to the mall to get you a short set, and since the temperature's about 88 degrees, hop in the water plug just for old times sake, obviously. Oh, and hit these five sweet Labor Day events before it's over...

Friday, August 29th: The Visit Philly Beer Garden Series ends the summer at Morgan’s Pier with $4 drink specials starting at 4pm. Continue Reading

Saturday, August 30th: The Made in America Festival is back for its third year with Kanye and his pals taking over the Parkway today and tomorrow. Pro tip: use your 4th of July experience to find the best listening spot without having to pay the hefty ticket fee.

Saturday, August 30th: It’s the last night of the 40th Street Summer Series, so if you’re looking for a more laid-back summer concert (picnic and BYO highly recommended), head to the green at 40th & Walnut with your blanket and basket.


Saturday, August 30th - Monday, September 1st: Get a head start on your Oktoberfest-ing with the Cannstatter 142nd Annual Volksfest, where you can enjoy German brews and bites for $6 a day, or $11 for three days.

Monday, September 1st: The North Shore Beach Club will be celebrating the three-day weekend with surprise performances at their first Drink or Swim event, giving you the perfect chance to swill those summer drinks before it’s too late.