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Labor Day Weekend 2016 Events in Milwaukee, WI

Labor Day is quickly approaching which means the end of summer as much as we may not like to admit it. The extended holiday weekend is a great time to get outside enjoy the last moments of nice weather and end the summer with a bang. There are many events going on in the Milwaukee area during the holiday weekend, so get outside and enjoy some quality time with family or friends. See the list of Labor Day weekend 2016 events in Milwaukee, WI right here.  

Big Gig BBQ at Henry Maier Festival Park

On Sunday, September 4th enjoy the Big Gig BBQ at the south end of Henry Maier Festival Park. There will be smoky ribs, brisket, and signature BBQ from nine of the best cookers in Wisconsin. Enjoy good food, live music and Wisconsin’s finest beer. Be sure to get tickets before it sells out!

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Garden District Farmers’ Market

On Saturdays the Garden District Farmers’ Market runs from 1-5pm. If you haven’t taken the opportunity to hit up the local farmers’ market then do so now. Enjoy fresh locally grown produce, vendors, music and much more. The farmers’ market only runs until October so get there before it is done for the season.

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History at Work at Old World Wisconsin

Running from September 3-5, bring the family out to Old World Wisconsin to see what life was like in 19th century Wisconsin. Enjoy family activities associated with work on the farms, homes and shops and after enjoy a picnic lunch and period games.

Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets’ End of Summer Sidewalk Sale

Still need to do back to school shopping? The Premium Outlets in Pleasant Prairie are having their most popular sale of the year. Running from September 2-5, enjoy deals on all of the best clothing brands from over 90 brand-name retailers.

Whatever you choose to do for Labor Day weekend, get out and enjoy the ending moments of summer. Soon school starts, the weather gets colder and we won’t be able to enjoy outside events like these. Check out our other community posts in our blog and find out what our great community has to offer. Let us know in the comments below what your favorite area events are.