Though we’ll be enjoying Phoenix’s warm sunny skies for some time to come, summer unofficially comes to an end with the final three-day weekend of the season. Enjoy the holiday with these top things to do for Labor Day in Phoenix:


Resort Getaways and Festivities


Labor Day Dreamcation at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess


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Get away without going away during Fairmont Scottsdale’s Labor Day Dreamcation weekend, where the resort transforms into the S.S. Princess cruise ship as the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess says ‘Bon Voyage’ to summer and sail to one of the top bucket list destinations of 2018: Hawaiian Isles. Daily excursions include poolside happy hour, mermaid university story time, H2Glow pool parties, and fireworks at night. 


Labor Day Pool Party At Lustre Rooftop Bar

Perched on the third-floor deck of Kimpton Hotel Palomar Phoenix, LUSTRE is celebrating the long weekend with four days of pool parties featuring an outdoor barbecue, live music and specials.


Labor Day Weekend at the Wigwam

The historic Southwestern oasis will be saying goodbye to sweet summer nights this Labor Day Weekend with poolside activities including water games, a live DJ, family game night and more.


Labor Day Weekend at the Phoenician Resort

Join The Phoenician this Labor Day for some family fun including an inflatable water slide, contests, arts & crafts, and more. Available for guests only, participate in a safari golf course tour, a hula hoop contest, a dive in movie, and have the kids join the Funician Club.


Family Fun


Splash Bash at OdySea in the Desert

Visit OdySea in the Desert Labor Day weekend for their biggest end of the summer bash beginning on Saturday, September 1. Held in the outdoor courtyard, this party will feature giant water slides, endless foam parties, and ice cream eating contests for all ages! Guests are encouraged to bring water shoes and wear sunscreen.


Flashlight Tours at Desert Botanical Garden


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This is the last weekly flashlight tour of the year! 

Guests beam their own flashlights along the self-paced trails to capture night-blooming plants and animals that chirp, whirr and flutter in the desert after dark. Nocturnal Garden explorers can experience a different adventure every night through activities promoting play, learning and adventure.


Play All Day Deal at Main Event Entertainment


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Main Event Entertainment is offering 'Play All Day' all Labor Day Weekend. From Saturday through Monday, guests can have a whole lot of fun with all-you-can-play activities like bowling, billiards, laser tag and more – for just $19.95 a person.


Take a Spa Day

This weekend is your last chance to treat yourself while taking advantage of some of these summer spa specials at local resorts.


Last Call for Culture


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This weekend is your last chance to see the Heard Museum's Dear Listener: Works by Nicholas Galanin exhibit.


Diamondbacks Baseball

Catch a game in air-conditioned comfort when the Dbacks take on the San Diego Padres Monday night at Chase Field. Get your Diamondbacks tickets here



Friday August 31 

  • Ben Harper and Charles Musselwhite at Marquee Theatre

  • Sam Smith at Gila Giver Arena

Sunday September 2

  • Bush, Stone Temple Pilots and The Cult at Ak-Chin Pavilion