Are you a Montgomeryville native looking for a fun way to spend this Labor Day? Montgomeryville and the surrounding areas offer plenty of events for celebrating sunshine, family, and friends during your long weekend break. Check out these four local attractions that make fitting farewell festivities as summer ends.
Sesame Place Labor Day BBQ | Langhorne, PA
Those looking for fun for little ones can head to Sesame Place in Langhorne, PA, for a memorable barbeque feast with all of your favorite Sesame Street characters celebrating by your side. Traditional BBQ eats at Big Bird’s Riverside Pavilion will give way to a special evening fireworks display around 8:30 pm set to the tune of everybody’s favorite Sesame Street classic songs.
Labor Day Weekend at Franklin Square | Philadelphia, PA
Franklin Square’s annual Labor Day bash is back again with fun for the whole family on its historic Philly plot. Take a ride on the Lightning Bolt Express, travel by exotic animal chariot around the Parx Liberty Carousel, and challenge family and friends to a rousing match of Philly Mini Golf. Carnival games and signature Philly eats make Franklin Square the place to be for a city Labor Day getaway.
Labor Day Weekend at Longwood Gardens | West Chester, PA
Longwood Gardens in nearby Chester County is a great place to spend your weekend leading up to Labor Day by savoring the beauty of nature present in the final days of summer. While Longwood will be closed in observance of the Labor Day holiday, you can still attend a variety of events on September 4 through 6 that take you on a tour through the locale’s fairy tale–esque gardens and stunning outdoor features.
During the day, look forward to exploring new flower species in bloom, hiking magnificent meadows, and witnessing a spontaneous fountain display. In the evening at Longwood’s Nightscape light show (Friday and Saturday), the property’s beautiful gardens morph into a mystical backdrop for colorful lights and enchanting music to take center stage.
Polish American Family Festival & Country Fair | Doylestown, PA
The Polish American Family Festival & Country Fair is a great way to connect with the Polish heritage right in nearby Doylestown. Now in its 50th year, this renowned annual family-focused celebration will take place September 5 through 7. But if you can’t make the Labor Day debut, don’t fret because the festival and fair will also run the following weekend on September 12 and 13. Each day’s hours are noon to 8 pm.
This long-time cultural celebration features a variety of entertainment and live music acts, carnival and thrill rides filling the midway, delicious Polish food favorites, and a crafters village with a wide variety of handmade items and unique collectables for sale; don’t miss it!
Montgomeryville-area residents have numerous options when it comes to celebrating Labor Day weekend this year, making an extra day off from work and school that much more fun!