For this holiday weekend, there are a variety of family activities to choose from, to celebrate Labor Day. Here’s just three:
U.S. Sand Sculpting Competition
Masterpiece sandcastles will be on display this weekend; you’ve never seen sand sculptures like this before — sandcastle artists from around the world will be creating stunning works of art this weekend.
When: Aug 29 – Sep 1, 2014, 9am – 7pm every day | Also open 7 – 10pm Saturday night
Where: “B” Street Pier, 1140 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA
Tickets: online or at the gate: $10 – adult admission for one day; $7 – children, seniors, and military | 4-day all access passes also available
85th Annual Oceanside Labor Day Pier Swim
Grab your swim cap and goggles. Join hundreds of fellow swimming enthusiasts for this time-honored tradition in Oceanside.
When: Monday, Sept. 1
Where: Oceanside Pier, Lifeguard Tower 1, Oceanside, CA
Festival of Sail on the San Diego Bay
Set sail for adventure on the San Diego Bay. This four-day event features cannon battles, a petting zoo, a beer garden and even photo ops with a pirate.
When: August 29 – Sept. 1, 9am – 7pm (closes at 5pm on Monday)
Where: the Embardadero
Tickets: Online or at the museum