Hey there Awesomologists:
So it’s Labor Day, and well crowds of sweaty people dancing all around you might not be your thing. So just scroll down to see 10 alternatives to the parkway!
The event showcases fine artists and craft artisans from around the New York metropolitan area, the nation and the world. Attendees come from all over and are a cosmopolitan mix, including art lovers, tourists, faculty and students from the area’s many schools and professionals such as interior designers.
Make a day trip to the Woodbury Common Outlets and take advantage of their annual Labor Day Weekend sale. You’ll find serious markdowns on brands including Armani, Banana Republic, Jimmy Choo, Nike, and many others.
Save big on fall fashion during the biannual Barney’s Warehouse Sale from August 23 through September 3, 2012. You’ll find savings of 50% to 75% on designer clothing, shoes, and accessories for men and women.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is open on Labor Day and will host special programs for families with children ages 5-12.
The best way to see Governors Island is on two wheels, and with Bike and Roll’s gratis program, you can do just that. Cycles will be available for one hour per person on two holiday Mondays—Memorial Day and Labor Day—this summer.
It’s been a while since there were any scuffles at the glorious new McCarren Park Pool, so it seems as good a time as any to check it out and go for a swim. Especially since it closes for the season after this weekend.
Which is your favorite event? Is there something else you do on Labor day?