Labor Day DFW 2012
Find out what's happening for Labor Day in Dallas Fort Worth this year. Get in your last summer fun with these family-friendly fun ideas!
Below is our list of EDITOR'S PICKS for Top Labor Day Events.
You might also check out our Pools & Water Parks page to cool down and celebrate the end of summer or our Dallas Day Trips page if you want to do some day-trippin' or have a week-end getaway. Visit our EVENT CALENDARS for more events over Labor Day week-end.
EDITOR'S PICKS for Top Labor Day Events:
Join us for a free day of family fun at the Crow Collection! Enjoy performances, face painting, storytelling, art activities, and more.
HURRY! Exhibit ends September 30th!
Herd cowboys and cowgirls present a fun and educational demonstration about the tools, equipment and techniques used during the cattle drive era of the late 1800's at Cow Camp. All material presents the historical impact the drovers, horses and cattle made in Texas — then and now. View livestock and chuckwagons that represent what was actually used on cattle drives.
Friday Night Fantastic Fireworks
Celebrate the end of summer and enjoy a spectacular 12-minute Fireworks show. Fireworks can be seen from any Lake Grapevine park or even from your boat!Fireworks display through September 3rd.
This is our LAST week-end of the season so join us for your final summer blast!
Bowling, Billiards, Laser Tag for $15.95 per person (Glow Golf, Rock Climbing and Gravity where applicable). 2 sessions available - see above for times.
Bring the family out for a special picnic meal under the tents overlooking the Giants of the Savanna! After you dine, stop by to feed the giraffes and watch the elephants explore their habitat. No reservations required.
Bring the family out to enjoy a great train robbery on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad on Labor Day. Train departs at 1:00pm from the Grapevine Cotton Belt Train Depot and returns at 6:00pm. Or hop aboard the Trinity River Run, departing the Fort Worth Stockyards Station at 3:15pm, returning to the Stockyards at 4:15pm.
LAST Summer Gunfight at the Stockayrds
Watch a real cattle drive and a gunfight! Summer Gunfight Shows with The Legends of Texas - FREE, family friendly show every week-end. Show times are conveniently right after the Fort Worth Herd Cattle Drives!
Science Saturday includes open plant ID, exhibits, demonstrations, tours, etc
Bring the family out for a Labor Day at Strikz! Unlimited Bowling, Lazer Tag & Billiards + $5 game card.
Free admission from 10am to 2pm with art activities, scavenger hunt, family tours, story time and more!