Asheville and the North Carolina mountains have many things to do and events during Labor Day Weekend.
Kick off the weekend on Friday night with:
- Concerts on the Creek: Free outside live music in downtown Sylva, with Dashboard Blue (classic hits, big variety) 7-9 PM at the Bridge Park, two blocks from Main Street with shops, restaurants and breweries. Family friendly, bring a chair or blanket. Read more about the concert.
- Drum Circle: The popular Friday night tradition in downtown Asheville includes many drummers and dancers in Pritchard Park, 6-10 PM. Read more about the Drum Circle.
- See more weekend events and festivals below!
Hit the hiking trails, zip line, raft the rapids, tube down the rivers and find waterfalls. And that's just a few ideas. See our Top 70 Outdoors Things to Do!
It will certainly be a busy weekend at Biltmore. See our Biltmore Insider's Guide with plenty of tips and the latest ticket offers (save $10 if you purchase tickets online 7 days in advance). And explore thousands of acres with many options for outdoor adventures at Biltmore like biking, rafting, Segways, fishing and more. They also kick off many special fall events in September - read more!
Top 20 Things to Do Labor Day Weekend
Labor Day Weekend Events
2019 Update: The LAAF Festival that was held in downtown Asheville for many years on the Sunday before Labor Day will not return in 2019.