Labor Day Weekend in Indy

Summer doesn’t last forever, but the Circle City has plenty of celebrations that will make you feel like the good times never end. Before we transition into colder weather, make the most of your Labor Day Weekend in the Circle City. We’ve laid out some of the best ways to enjoy this warm holiday weekend, so grab your crew and work it!

ALL IN Music Festival

Celebrate Hoosier culture and diversity with Cage the Elephant, Portugal. The Man, and others at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. The inaugural festival is a collaboration between music industry veterans Steve Sybesma, Paul Deck, Dave Lucas, and Kevin Browning, and it’s sure to be unforgettable. ALL IN will feature a selection of premium, local food and beverages, a giant beer garden, and local breweries.


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This fine arts fair at Stutz Business and Arts Center celebrates 50+ national, Black artists while promoting equity in the arts and the creative economy. Consequently, participating artists receive 100% of the profit from works sold. Experience live music, BUTTER-bites, and merchandise alongside an elevated experience that you won’t want to miss.

Indy Aquatic Centers

Have a splash with our various aquatic centers in the surrounding area. Indy has many water parks, pools, and splash pads for you to soak up the remaining summer sun. Eagle Creek Park [pictured] covers 3,900 acres of land and offers rentals for canoes, kayaks, sailboats, pontoon boats, and pedal boats.

Indy Attraction Pass  

For one low price, you can spend your Labor Day weekend visiting up to eight of Indy’s most iconic attractions. Explore the Lilly House & Gardens at Newfields, walk among dinosaurs at the world's largest children’s museum, or find one of the world’s premier collections of racing vehicles at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. With so many attractions throughout White River State Park, you can spend your weekend enjoying the last bit of the summer heat.

Indy Parks and Playgrounds

Walk, bike, or zipline your way across the top parks in the Circle City. There are thousands of acres of land that are begging for exploration. From picnic sites and flower shows to a thrilling ropes course, there is something for everyone to enjoy throughout the weekend.

Labor Day Hotel Deals

BottleworksBook your getaway with downtown hotels starting at just $130/night.

Trip Ideas for Labor Day Weekend in Indy