Plan Your Gulf Coast Labor Day Beach Vacation
School is back in session across the country, but that doesn’t mean summer is over! The best way to beat the back-to-school blues is to plan your Gulf Coast Labor Day beach vacation. Labor Day is considered the official end of summer, but it’s also a great chance to book your beach getaway. With the kids back in school, you’ll give everyone something to look forward to! Here on the Gulf Coast, there are so many fun things to do for Labor Day weekend. Concerts, fishing, fireworks shows, and so much more await! No matter how you choose to spend Labor Day, one thing’s for sure – we send summer off in style on the Gulf Coast!
Check out a few of our favorite things to do on the Gulf Coast for Labor Day weekend. We’ve also included some of our favorite Gulf Coast vacation rentals to help you celebrate in style!
HarborWalk Labor Day Celebration
In Destin, HarborWalk’s annual Labor Day celebration is sure to be an exciting way to say goodbye to summer! Locals and visitors flock to the popular HarborWalk Village at the end of August for fireworks, live music, and endless entertainment. You can catch this exciting event on August 31st and September 1st, from 5-10 PM on both nights. To stay near HarborWalk for Labor Day fun, choose Breakers East 1205 for your beach vacation! This two-bedroom, two-bathroom Destin, Florida vacation condo is perfect for six guests, with resort-style amenities and panoramic beach views. For those staying on Okaloosa Island in Fort Walton Beach, Destin is only a short drive away!
52nd Annual 2019 MBGFC Labor Day Invitational
Those who love to fish will have a great time hitting Orange Beach’s waters for an end-of-summer fishing championship! The Mobile Big Game Fishing Club returns to the water for the 52nd Labor Day Invitational, Thursday, August 29th until Monday, September 2nd. Weigh-ins are open from 5-9 PM Saturday and 3-6 PM on Sunday. Focusing on community, competition, and comradery, the tournament draws anglers from all over to Orange Beach! Million-dollar marlins have been caught right here in our waters! There’s still time to sign up for the MBGFC Labor Day Invitational. Visit here to sign up for one of the most competitive fishing tournaments in our area!
Labor Day Weekend Celebration at OWA
Meanwhile, if you’re staying in Gulf Shores, the OWA theme park in Foley is a fun place to spend your Labor Day weekend! In addition to fun rides and great dining options, they are also hosting the 2nd Annual OWA Labor Day Car Show on Saturday, August 31st. From 8 AM – 4 PM, come check out decades worth of unique and classic cars. Hot rods, custom builds, and more will surely catch your eye! And, your beach vacation is made even sweeter with a stay at Seawind 1202 in Gulf Shores, Alabama. This three-bedroom condo sleeps six guests, making it the perfect size for your family getaway.
A Beach Vacation
Although there are lots of fun things to do on the Gulf Coast for Labor Day weekend, sometimes all you need is the simplicity of a beach vacation! With the kids out of school for Labor Day, it’s the perfect time to get everyone together for one last hurrah. Whether you need a little or a lot of space, we’ve got you covered! Our Gulf Coast vacation rentals offer everything you need for a relaxing time at the beach.
Spend Labor Day at one of our newest beach homes in Gulf Shores, A’Bearadise. Sitting just steps from the beach in Gulf Shores’s Blue Lagoon neighborhood, A’Bearadise is the perfect size for 10 guests. You’ll find three bedrooms, three bathrooms, and a sunroom overlooking the neighborhood pool at this home! Boasting a multitude of coastal charm and all the comforts of home, A’Bearadise is one for the books.
Or, for beach luxury at one of 30A’s most popular resorts, check out our Adagio condo rentals. You’re sure to be dazzled and delighted at every turn when you stay at Adagio. Our three- and four-bedroom condos are large enough for up to 10 guests, perfect for your getaway with family or even friends. Sitting on a seemingly endless stretch of shoreline and host to an 8,000-square-foot pool, there’s no shortage of fun at Adagio. Check out Adagio 303E, a 30A condo rental with enough space for eight guests. High-end beach charm awaits at Adagio 303E! Not to mention, guests here enjoy complimentary in-season beach service from March to October, so there’s still plenty of time to enjoy fun under the sun!
We hope our tips helped you begin planning your Gulf Coast Labor Day beach vacation! We can’t wait to see you at the beach!