Dragon Con Parade in Atlanta, Georgia

Dragon Con Parade in Atlanta, Georgia. Photo courtesy Dragon Con Photography (c) Dragon Con, Inc.

Top Free & Inexpensive Things to Do on Labor Day Weekend

From festivals and fireworks to barbecue and football, celebrate the end of summer at these budget-friendly events and attractions in Georgia.

Looking to spend Labor Day weekend in Georgia without breaking the bank? From outdoor greenspaces and state parks to arts festivals and concerts, there are plenty of fun, low-cost ways to celebrate the end of summer with family and friends. Below are some of the top things to do around the state.

For even more savings, check out Explore Georgia’s special offers on travel deals and packages for attractions and things to do.

Labor Day Weekend Festivals & Events

Aug. 30 - Sept. 1

Grape Stomp Fest at Paradise Hills, Winery Resort and Spa in Blairsville, Georgia
Grape Stomp Fest at Paradise Hills, Winery Resort and Spa in Blairsville, Georgia. Photo by Paradise Hills, Winery Resort and Spa

Aug. 31

Aug. 31 - Sept. 1

Aug. 31 - Sept. 2

Sept. 1

Attractions & Things to Do on Labor Day Weekend

Father and daughter picking apples at the Red Apple Barn in Ellijay, Georgia
Father and daughter picking apples at the Red Apple Barn in Ellijay, Georgia. Photo by @clairpiercephotography

Aug. 30

Aug. 31

Aug. 31 - Sept. 2

Georgia State Parks Labor Day Weekend Events

Woman under a waterfall at James H. Floyd State Park in Summerville, Georgia
James H. Floyd State Park in Summerville, Georgia. Photo by @rachelhkaplan

From the mountains to the coast, Georgia State Parks always have special events and activities to entertain the whole family.

Aug. 31

Check their calendar of events for the full lineup, and check to see which parks have availability at campsites and cabins.

Published: June 2024
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