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Fun Things To Do for Labor Day Weekend 2019 in the St. Louis Area

2019 Labor Day Weekend Events and Activities St. Louis MO

Are you ready for Labor Day weekend? If you and your family are looking for a fun way to enjoy the extended weekend, this list of our favorite 2019 Labor Day weekend events and activities in St. Louis, MO will check all the boxes. Families that live in the St. Louis area will find plenty of Labor Day fun in this list of things to do created by St. Louis Motorcars!


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2019 Gateway Cup

Cartoon Graphic of Worker in Hard Hat Holding American Flag with Factory in the BackgroundWHEN: Friday, August 30 – Monday, September 2

WHERE: Multiple Locations in St. Louis

A highlight event of the Labor Day weekend, the 2019 Gateway Cup is fun for all ages. This four-day bicycle race will take place in four St. Louis neighborhoods – Lafayette, Francis Park, Montagna and Benton Park – that will feature a 1-mile course with multiple laps in each race. To add to the excitement, you can participate in fun-filled Ride to Unite and Trailnet Fun Ride charity events while the younger generation can join in the fun with kid-friendly races. Add great food and drinks to the equation and this event will add up to a great Labor Day weekend!

Midwest Wingfest

WHEN: Friday, August 30 – Saturday, August 31

WHERE: St. Clair Square Mall – 134 St. Clair Square Fairview Heights, IL 62208

Do you love wings and live entertainment? The annual Midwest Wingfest promises the perfect way to kickstart your Labor Day weekend. Just a quick drive away in your Aston Martin, the Midwest Wingfest will feature countless local and national food vendors with everything from wings and BBQ to pulled pork and chili dogs. In addition to delicious food, you will enjoy great music and entertainment with live music, a wing eating contest, a bags tournament and much more. All proceeds will benefit disabled veterans and local military charities.

Labor Day Sunset Cruise

WHEN: Sunday, September 1 at 5:15 p.m.

WHERE: Grafton Harbor – 215 W. Water St. Grafton, IL 62037

Do you love to be on the water at sunset? Take your Labor Day weekend to the next level and climb aboard the 49-passenger Hakuna Matata riverboat for the Labor Day Sunset Cruise on the mighty Mississippi River. This two-hour river cruise will feature 360-degree views of the river and the picturesque landscape to go with Labor Day drink specials at the onboard Tiki Bar.


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Not sure what to do for Labor Day weekend? Make the most of your three-day weekend with this list of 2019 Labor Day weekend events and activities near St. Louis, MO. Add to the Labor Day excitement this year and get behind the wheel of your dream car when you visit the St. Louis Motorcars inventory!