WASHINGTON — Celebrate the informal end of summer, Labor Day, with any one of these festivals, ballgames and more going on around D.C.
Don’t forget to take a moment to remember the contributions of American workers who made Monday a holiday.
The first Labor Day celebrations happened on Sept. 5, 1882, in New York City, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.
Click through the gallery below to find a number of events happening around the D.C. area:
Watch the free Labor Day Capitol Concert with the National Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, Sept. 2 at 8 p.m. Head on over to the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol to enjoy a night of classics and pop tunes. Find more information on the Kennedy Center’s website.
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