Labor Day Weekend in Forsyth County

Who’s ready for a 3-day weekend?!? There are several fun things going on around Forsyth County this long weekend.

Here’s a few things on our list:

FRIDAY: Take the family out for Friday Night Lights at a High School Football Game. For schedules at the Forsyth County High Schools, click here.
FRIDAY – SUNDAY: IPRA World Championship Rodeo – Pull out your cowboy / cowgirl boots & head over to the Cumming Fairgrounds. Friday & Saturday @ 8pm, Sunday @ 7pm (Tickets for sale 2 hrs. prior to showtime) Ticket Prices – $15 for Adults, $10 for Ages 5-12 and 4 & under FREE. Click here for more information
SATURDAY – MONDAY: Saturday is opening day for Buford Corn Maze (Open Noon–10pm on Saturday & Sunday and 10am-7pm on Monday). They have a kid’s play area, activities, concessions, and much more! You can learn more by visiting their website.
MONDAY: Labor Day Doughnut Dash 5k/10k/Half Marathon– Join North GA Running Company for a morning of fun & fitness. The race will start and finish at Dutch Monkey Doughnuts. Proceeds from the event are going to the Rally Foundation (Childhood Cancer Research). For more information on this foundation, visit their website. Click here for more race information.
MONDAY: Unlimited Play at Stars & Strikes – For $9.99 a person, you can pick a package (either unlimited bowling and free show rental or unlimited video game play) and play from open to close! Click here for more details. 
MONDAY: LaBOOr Day Halloween DIY Camp – From 10am-Noon, the kids will be making all sorts of Halloween DIY related crafts to add to your decor! For just $40, children 5+ will make multiple projects that morning! Sign up to reserve your spot at or call the studio at‭ (470) 253-7251‬.

All Weekend Long:

Cumming Aquatic Center – This will be the last weekend that the aquatic center will be open. Click here for more information.
Old Atlanta Splash Pad – Enjoy the last weekend of the Splash Pad (Friday – Sunday, closed Monday) – click here for more information.
Rainy Day Ideas – Just in case your plans get rained out, we have plenty of indoor options. Check out our guide by clicking here.

Outside of Forsyth County:

Stone Mountain Park – They are having a special fireworks show with the laser show. Read about a recent parent experience at Stone Mountain. And for more details on hours for Labor Day weekend, click here.
Sky High Hot Air Balloon Festival – Callaway Gardens is hosting this festival from Friday to Monday. Click here for more information.
Gibbs Garden – This place is gorgeous! Over Labor Day weekend they have a few activities. Click here to view their Facebook page for more information.
Lanier World – Total family fun here! To learn all about what they have, click here.
DragonCon Parade – For more information about the parade and what to expect, you can read this great post from our friends at 365 Atlanta Family.
Feeling like getting away for Labor Day weekend? Check out this great post from our friends at 365 Atlanta Family!
*As always, errors and omissions are possible (although certainly not intentional) and events may change. Links and phone numbers have been provided so you may confirm any information.