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2019 Labor Day Weekend: The top 5 things to do this weekend

Cleveland and Edgewater
Posted at 2:10 PM, Aug 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-29 14:10:40-04

Labor Day— a time when you kick back and actually enjoy a Sunday free from worry about work the next day. To celebrate that extra day off, we put together a list of the top things to do during this Labor Day weekend.

2019 Cleveland National Air Show: We’ll start off the list with one of the biggest events of the weekend that draws in thousands to the Lakeshore to watch in awe the show in the sky featuring the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and U.S. Air Force F-35 Tactical Demonstration.

RELATED: Cleveland is one of 15 cities to host demonstration of U.S. Air Force's latest fighter jet during Labor Day Air Show

Saturday, Aug. 31-Sept.2 | 1501 N. Marginal Road, Burke Lakefront Airport. More info here.

Made in Ohio Art & Craft Festival: If you love to buy local, this festival is for you. Over 170 artisans, local food, wine and beer vendors will pack Hale Farm & Village for this weekend's craft festival. Vendors will sell soaps, pottery, glass, quilts and other unqiue items.

Friday, Aug. 30 through Sept. 1. Admission is $7 adults, $5 children. Special 3 day pass $10. More info here.

15th Annual Cleveland Oktoberfest: Bring the whole family out for a weekend of German music and food. The festival features a wide selection of beer and local ethnic restaurants. This year, the craft beer garden will feature 15 local brewers who are all competing for the best Oktoberfest brew along with a variety of local and national tribute bands ready to entertain into the night.

Friday, Aug. 30 through Sept. 2 at the Berea Fairgrounds. More info here.

Out of Eden Eagle Tribute: Whiskey Island is the last official stop of Out of Eden's summer concert season. The popular tribute band will be playing all of the favorites from the Eagles, Joe Walsh and Don Henley. Come early and grab a seat while listening to some great music on the shores of Lake Erie. There aren't too many weeks of summer concerts left, so get out and enjoy it with a tribute to the Eagles.

The band will start at 8 p.m. at Whiskey Island and Wendy Park. More info here.

Carlos Jones & PLUS-Free Reggae Sunday: The last Reggae Sunday of the Summer is happening at the Music Box Supper Club in the Flats. Some of the region's top reggae artists are performing for free. There will be food and drink specials. Catch some sunshine and reggae while it's hot.

Doors open at 3:00 p.m., with showtime at 4:00 p.m. Admission is free and all ages are welcome. More info here.