2016 Labor Day Weekend Events Orange County CA

Close Out the Summer at a SoCal Labor Day Weekend Activity

2016 Labor Day Weekend Events Orange County CA

Summer of 2016 is waning towards its end, and a great way to close out summer is to enjoy one of the many Labor Day weekend activities in Southern California. Check out this sampling of events in the Orange County-area. 

Orange International Street Fair – Old Town Orange

September 2 – 4

The Orange International Street fair is a diversified event that’s been held in Old Town Orange since 1973. It features 15 ethnic streets with 42 food and alcohol booths, locally-produced handmade arts and crafts, non-profit community booth section, local business section, a street dedicated to kids with crafts and games and 8 stages of entertainment featuring local bands playing ethnic music and popular songs. (Old Town Orange, CA 92866)

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Great Labor Day Cruise – Costa Mesa

September 2 – 4

The annual Great Labor Day Cruise, celebrating its 34th year, continues to be one of the largest and longest running car cruise events in the nation and one of a few that can offer non-stop cruising around a 1.25 mile route set up at the 150 acre venue. Proceeds benefit the Warrior Foundation – Freedom Station to help the wounded return to civilian life. (OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626)

Close Out the Summer at a SoCal Labor Day Weekend Activity

Labor Day Last Splash 5K/10K Fun Run/Walk – Long Beach

September 4 – 8:00 am

Join the 5th annual Labor Day Last Splash in a fun walk/run on the Long Beach Bike Path to raise funds to support Fitness 4 All’s Kid’s Progressive Marathon Program, as well as help achieve the goal of bringing yoga and fitness to women’s shelters and drug & alcohol treatment facilities in the Greater Los Angeles area. For the event, everyone receives a Fun Run medal. (Beach Bike Path, Ocean & 54th Place, Long Beach, CA 90803)

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Pier Pressure Yacht Party – Newport Beach

September 4 – 3:00 pm

Take a trip on the #1 harbor party cruise in Orange County this Labor Day weekend on the multi-million dollar Endless Dream Yacht. Highlights include Southern California’s top open format & house DJs, VIP bottle service on the sky deck, party favors and three-hour cruise with breathtaking views of the sunset. (Back Bay Bistro, 1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660)


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