11 Orlando-area events to fill your Labor Day weekend
Instead of obligatorily accepting another invitation to your neighbor’s Labor Day barbecue and risking another sight of a speedo-clad grill master, fill your social calendar with these Labor Day events:
Support our vets while you feast on food trucks and enjoy live entertainment.
When: Aug. 30-31
Where: Downtown Orlando: Church Street and Garland Ave.
Beat the heat this weekend with these cold blooded creatures and snap a croc or two before they snap you!
When: Saturday, Aug. 30
Where: Brevard Zoo, 8225 N. Wickham Road, Melbourne
BASE Camp Be a Hero 5k
Help kids Hulk smash cancer at this superhero-themed 5k!
When: 8 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 30
Where: UCF Knights Plaza, 4000 Central Florida Blvd.
Pulse Labor Day party featuring Frankie Negron live in concert
Forget the chips as Frankie Negron’s smooth salsa sounds give your Labor Day the Latin flavor it needs.
When: 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30
Where: Pulse, 1912 S. Orange Ave.
BRT Weekend launch party
Vibe to the sounds of Black Chiney, DJ GhostRider, DJ JonJot and many more as you cruise through this music festival.
When: 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30
Where: Central Florida Fairgrounds, 4603 W. Colonial Drive
All White Day Party
Outfit yourself in white and get the weekend rolling with Joey Digital, Tramaine Gaines and The Architects.
When: 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30
Where: Ember, 42 W. Central Blvd.
Parliament House Annual Labor Day Party
Get in on the annual pig roast and then prepare yourself to dance off all the calories as DJ Brianna spins the night away.
When: 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 31
Where: Parliament House Resort, 410 N. Orange Blossom Trail
2014 NKF Rich Salick Pro-AmSurf Festival
Wtach the pros ride the waves of charity for the National Kidney Foundation.
When: Monday, Sept. 1
Where: Cocoa Beach Pier, 4o1 Meade Ave., Cocoa Beach
Labor Day Block Party
Have a ball at this Labor Day block party where you can become a human bowling pin in a game of human bowling.
When: 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 31
Where: Wall St. Plaza
End of Summer Tributefest in Daytona
Enjoy these throwback tribute bands as you throw back some drinks on the beach.
When: 7-11:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 31
Where: Downtown Daytona Beach
Labor Day Protest at SeaWorld
Make a splash with other protesters who give a flipper about the whales.
When: 10:30 a.m. Monday, Sept. 1
Where: Seaworld, 7007 SeaWorld Drive