Obviously we live for the weekends, but especially this one! Who doesn’t love a long weekend? We’re here to help you find all the fun things to do this Labor Day Weekend! Keep scrolling to see our picks for the best ways to celebrate Labor Day in Raleigh!
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Spend your weekend relaxing and soaking up some sun on some of Raleigh’s top rooftop bars! Whether you prefer a cold brew to sip or a nice glass of wine, we’ve got recs for everyone. There’s even some spots for grabbing a bite while enjoying some great views.
Of course we had to mention the quintessential Labor Day weekend activity: day trips! Whether you’re looking to catch some waves, boat around the lake, or hike up a mountain we’ve got the perf mini vacay for you. Just remember to pack a cooler of drinks and snacks for the road and of course don’t forget your sunnies and sunscreen!
If you’re looking to get outside this weekend, you’re in luck! Raleigh is home to some amazing trails perfect for getting the entire family moving. The trails come in a variety of distances and difficulty so that everyone can get out and about regardless of their hiking experience!
Who doesn’t love treating themselves to a tasty dinner downtown? Take advantage of the extra night to try a new resto downtown or revisit a fave. From casual to upscale, this article is guaranteed to make you drool and give you inspo for your dinner reservation. All we know is that you can’t go wrong with any of these Raleigh standards!
The ultimate way to relax this Labor Day weekend: head over to one of Raleigh’s amazing hotels for a quick staycation—no major traveling required. Pamper yourself at the Spa at The Umstead, unwind at The Guest House in Historic Oakwood, or be right in the center of all the action at The Origin in the Warehouse District. We’ve got a hotel for you regardless of what vibe you’re going for this weekend.