Don't get caught missing these Labor Day Weekend events

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Bend, Oregon

First Friday Art Walk
Friday, September 1, 2017
Join in the fun and celebrate local with Bend’s First Friday Art Walk. Featuring local an assortment of local artists, food and beverage, music and more, it’s a great way to kick off the holiday weekend!

Little Woody Barrel-Aged Beer, Cider & Whiskey Festival
Friday, September 1 - Saturday, September 2, 2017
In its 8th year, the Little Wood Barrel-Aged Beer, Cider & Whiskey Festival celebrates barrel-aged beverages from over 25 local and regional brewers in the northwest. For more information and tickets, visit their website here.

Central Oregon Saturday Market
Friday, September 1 - Saturday, September 2, 2017
The Central Oregon Saturday Market was first held in May 1974 and has been a staple for artisans since. Located in Downtown Bend, the market promotes economic and artistic growth for local vendors. Check out the two day event, special for the holiday weekend!

Portland, Oregon

Art in the Pearl
Saturday, September 2 - Sunday, September 3, 2017
In its 21st year, Art in the Pearl Fine Arts & Crafts Festival occurs each year on Labor Day weekend in the Pearl District’s North Park Blocks. Named as one of the Top 10 Arts & Crafts Festivals, Art in the Pearl is free to visitors and features art, theater, music and fun for all ages.

Bite of Oregon
Friday, September 1 - Monday, September 4, 2017
Bite of Oregon is an annual event featuring the best of the best from Oregon’s seven regions. You’re transported — from the coast, to the high desert, to the gorge, to the mountains. With its new date, and new home at the Rose Quarter, it’s bound to be the best year yet!

Roy Webster Cross Channel Swim
Monday, September 4, 2017
Just an hour east of Portland, the Roy Webster Cross Channel Swim is the Columbia River’s oldest and largest swim event, occurring each Labor Day at dawn. In is 75th year, brave registrants jump into the “refreshing” Columbia River for the 1.1 mile swim back to Hood River.

Seattle, Washington

Bumbershoot
Friday, September 1 - Sunday, September 3, 2017
Bumbershoot, at the Seattle Center, is a three-day music and arts festival that includes favorite pop music acts as well as comedy, dance, and literary events. It's been a fabulous weekend to end the summer since 1971. For a full lineup and tickets, visit their website here.

PAX West
Friday, September 1 - Monday, September 4, 2017
Home to PAX West, Seattle hosts one of the largest gaming conventions in North America. This event is dedicated to the culture and community of gaming and includes everything from “nerdcore” music, video games across all kinds of devices, tabletop games, lectures and exhibits.

Washington State Fair
Friday, September 1 - Sunday, September 24, 2017
Kicking off Labor Day weekend is the Washington State Fair! Less than an hour south of Seattle, located in Puyallup, Washington, this month long event is fun for the whole family. From concerts, rides, rodeo events, and treats, the Washington State Fair is not to be missed!

Washington, DC

2017 National Book Festival
Saturday, September 2, 2017
Calling all readers! Mark your calendars for the 17th annual Library of Congress National Book Festival. Held at the Washington Convention Center, the event will include over 100 authors, illustrators and poets! Attendees can expect presentations dedicated to kids, fiction, history, poetry, contemporary life and more.

Herndon Labor Day Festival
Monday, September 4, 2017
Located less than an hour outside the city, the Herndon Labor Day Festival is a fun way to close out the long weekend. Featuring Virginia wine tastings, craft beers, great music, a craft show, outstanding sponsors, delicious food vendors and lawn games, there’s fun to be had by all!

Labor Day Capitol Concert 2017
Sunday, September 3, 2017
Performed on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capital each year, The National Symphony Orchestra is back again for its annual Labor Day concert. This concert is free to all attendees and celebrates the beginning of the performing arts season. For more event information, visit their website here.