The much-awaited Labor Day 2022 is right around the corner! And as we all know, everybody wants to make the most of this special day and enjoy the last bits of summer.
Labor Day pays tribute to the social and economic achievements of American workers. In addition to that, it also symbolizes the end of summer for most Americans. That doesn’t mean the summer fun is over though, especially in Austin.
The Austin labor day weekend is one of the most fun weekends of the year. Expect plenty of fun, thrilling, and exciting Austin labor day events that you and your families can enjoy. If you’re looking for events to mark on your calendar, look no further. We’ve got plenty of things to do in Austin labor day here where you won’t need to break the bank.
Deal Alert – Small Group BYOB Sunset Boat Tour on Lake Travis, 2 adults for just $75!!!
It can be tricky to choose the best spot to watch an Austin sunset without doing lots of research, but this tour makes the decision for you and showcases magnificent sunset views from the water. Sail out along the clear waters of Lake Travis on a small-group boat tour and enjoy captain commentary about local sights and Austin’s history.
- 90 minutes tour
- Access unobstructed views of Austin at sunset from the water
- Avoid expensive bar tabs and bring your own drinks with you
- Great photo opportunities of the sun setting over Lake Travis Pass by a filming location from “Spy Kids”—Starnes Island
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Labor Day events in Austin for 2022
Start off the Labor Day weekend with amazing food and drinks with friends and family. At the annual Labor Day Fish Fry, you’ll be able to start the celebrations with tons of different cuisines while enjoying chill music and just soaking in the last of the summer sun. Come and fill your tummies now!
When: Friday, September 2, 2022, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: NALC, 601 Williams St, Austin, TX 78752
How Much: $10
Hot air balloons, wine, live music, helicopters, and vendors of all sorts – this is one of the best ways to celebrate Labor Day weekend. Bring the entire family or grab a bunch of friends to go with you. You can also camp there all weekend. Get a chance to ride balloons or helicopters and enjoy all the fun at the heart of Texas Hill Country. If you want to avoid the long lines, pre-register on Friday.
When: Saturday, September 3, 2022, 3 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: Bankersmith, 7905 Old San Antonio Rd, Fredericksburg, TX 78624
How Much: $10+
Experience Texas Hill Country while exploring the life of U.S. President and Texas native son Lyndon Johnson. After a convenient hotel pickup, visit Johnson’s “Texas White House,” his reconstructed boyhood home (now a national park), and the Lyndon B. Johnson State Park and Historic Site. Learn about the cowboys and German immigrants who shaped the region, stop by historic Fredericksburg, and visit the legendary country music town of Luckenbach.
Labor Day events in Austin for 2022 – continued
If you’re a huge lobster or seafood fan, then this event is worth making the trip to Bankersmith! This labor day weekend, they’ll be dropping fresh, huge Maine lobsters to the Vineyard and throwing a huge bash. Expect big, beautiful Maine lobsters served with garlic butter and fixings, alongside delicious non-seafood accompaniments plus beer, wine and spirits, and, of course, live music. Book your tickets!
When: Saturday, September 3, 2022, 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: Bankersmith, 7905 Old San Antonio Rd, Fredericksburg, TX 78624
How Much: $5 – $69
Celebrate Labor Day weekend in Austin and the end of summer with some chill music, good food, and plenty of good vibes at the End of Summer Bash. Whether you’ll be out for a date night, ladies’ night, or a single night out, it’s a perfect way to spend your time out of the house. Book your tickets now!
When: Sunday, September 3, 2022, 10 p.m.
Where: Down South Cajjun Eats, 15630 Vision Dr, Pflugerville, TX 78660
How Much: $10 – $175
Summer isn’t complete without an epic party on the beach and for this Labor Day Austin, the Splash Days event is here to give a big farewell wave to the end of summer. It’s Austin’s largest and best gay dance party weekend. So expect there to be lots of dancing, great music, amazing people, and, of course, fun! Proceeds will directly go to the ASHwell Clinic and Waterloo Counseling. Grab your tickets now!
When: Saturday, September 3, 2022, 10 a.m. onwards
Where: Beach Front Boat – Volente Beach, 16120 Wharf Cove, Volente, TX 78641
How Much: $35 – $65
Deal Alert – Big discount on Vanishing Texas River Cruises
Guests can go on a private adventure, exploring the Lake Buchanan and Colorado River areas on rented kayaks
- Kayak rental and paddle
- Life jackets
- Basic instructions
- Kayak rental for two includes a choice of double kayak or a canoe
Get more information and book your Kayak Cruise TODAY!!!
Labor Day 2022 in Austin – Things to do and fun activities
The Vibes Day party at the beautiful Speakeasy Rooftop is one of the best Austin Labor Day weekend events you could go to. With amazing downtown views, great music, the best drinks in town, and an amazing crowd of people, you’ll have the time of your life. Get your party outfits out!
When: Sunday, September 4, 2022, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Where: Speakeasy, 412 Congress Ave. D, Austin, TX 78701
How Much: $10 – $225
Events like labor day weekend in Austin aren’t complete without amazing markets filled with local vendors who feature vintage and handmade goods and food trucks and drink stations for visitors. At the Anytime Austin Market, you’ll see all of that and more. Because after the market closes, there will be live music for you to jam to or just chill out to while enjoying some snacks.
When: Sunday, September 4, 2022, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: Meanwhile Brewing, 3901 Promontory Point Dr, Austin, TX 78744
How Much: Free
Kick it old-school style and celebrate the end of summer with some good old backyard barbeque. At the Carpenter Hotel, you’ll not only get the classic barbeque but you’ll also get pool access, entertainment, and plenty of good vibes. There will also be a performance by Ryan Quiet and Velvet Saddles so there will be no boring moment to the day.
When: Sunday, September 4, 2022, 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Where: Carpenter Hotel, 400 Josephine St, Austin, TX 78704
How Much: $55
Deal Alert – Get the highly-rated Live Music Austin Crawl tour for just $85 for 2 adults!
Experience Austin’s live music scene on a tour led by a guide. Visit as many as three iconic clubs and up-and-coming venues and enjoy hearing live music with a group of fun fellow travelers. Don’t get caught listening to cover bands, listen to authentic music in one of the world’s music capitals.
- Live music tour in Austin Provides a great overview for first-time visitors
- Listen to a variety of live music at several venues
- Learn about the history of the Texas state capital
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