We can’t believe that Labor Day weekend is here! Below are some fun local events in metro Detroit to fill up your weekend.

Arts Beats and Eats

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Royal Oak, Fri Aug 30 – Mon Sept 2

Celebrate art, music, food and community returns at the 22 Annual Soaring eAGLE arts, Beats & Eats in the heart of downtown Royal Oak. Learn about the weekend’s activities here.

Jazz Festival

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Detroit, Fri Aug 30 – Mon Sept 2

If you like jazz, you will love the 40th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival. Click here for the lineup and tent schedules.

Michigan State Fair

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Novi, Thurs Aug 29 – Mon Sept 2

Novi’s Michigan State Fair is jam-packed with activities including a horse show, a goat milking contest, a variety of contests, sweepstakes, and much more. Click here for the full schedule and to buy tickets.

Franklin Roundup

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Franklin, Mon Sept 2

This annual event includes  art, games, pet adoptions, petting farm, a parade (it starts at noon) classic cars, and entertainment. This outdoor event is extremely kid and pet friendly. Bring the entire family, and get your first taste of fall as this also marks the seasonal opening of the Franklin Cider Mill!

Hamtramck Labor Day Festival and Parade


Hamtramck, Sat Aug 31 – Mon Sept 2

The Hamtramck Labor Day Festival and Parade never disappoints. Check out all the long weekend has to offer including: music, a carnival, parade, good food, and even wrestling! Click here for the full schedule.