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Labor Day Weekend Events in NYC

Published: August 21st, 2019

Labor Day is just around the corner. Don’t have any plans just yet? Come to New York City, as there is plenty to see and do! There is something for everyone, including a major sporting event, theater, and music!

Summer Nights at the Library



Have no plans for Labor Day? Then, you should come to New York City and enjoy all of the great events that will be going on.

Book our Summer Nights at the Library package at Library Hotel for any stay that is between now and Labor Day and receive the following:

  • Special savings off of our Best Flexible Rate
  • A flexible cancellation policy
  • A complimentary bottle of rosé


You can book this special offer here: Summer Nights at the Library

Please check out some of our other summer packages at the other Library Hotel Collection properties. You can book the Summer in the City offer at Hotel Giraffe, the City & Sand offer at Hotel Elysée, or the Summer in the City offer at Casablanca Hotel.

What is happening Labor Day weekend?

US Open

One of the biggest sporting events will be taking place for 2 weeks, including Labor Day weekend. Come and see some of the legends of tennis square-off during the fortnight, including Serena Williams, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Venus Williams, and Roger Federer. The US Open is located in Flushing Queens, which can be easily accessed by taking the 7 train from Grand Central Terminal.

Find more information here: US Open.

Public Works’ Musical Adaptation of HERCULES

What is better than a free performance? Attend the Public Works’ musical adaptation of HERCULES at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park; then stroll through Central Park after the performance and, lay-out on The Great Lawn. HERCULES is Based on the Disney film written by Ron Clements, John Musker, Donald McEnery, Bob Shaw, and Irene Mecchi, and directed by Ron Clements and John Musker. It will only be running from August 31 through September 8, but the memories will last a lifetime.

You can find more information on how to obtain the free tickets here: HERCULES.

Electric Zoo at Randall’s Island Park

Celebrate Labor Day at Electric Zoo Festival at Randall’s Island Park. The top names in electronic music, including Diplo, Zedd, Afrojack, and Cash Cash, will all be performing at the event from August 31-September 2. You can choose one day or all three! But, you’ll always have a nice, comfortable bed to come back to at the end of the day.

Find more information on Electric Zoo here: Electric Zoo

Any of these events will make a great Labor Day weekend, especially when you can sleep in the serenity of the Library Hotel Collection!

Need any assistance getting tickets, planning transportation, or would like additional recommendations? Then, contact our concierge teams at Hotel ElyséeCasablanca HotelLibrary Hotel, or Hotel Giraffe for assistance!