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Labor Day in Miami 2023 guide to an epic weekend

Pool parties, barbecues, beach days and summertime spritzes—here are all the best ways to spend Labor Day 2023 in Miami.

Falyn Wood
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Falyn Wood

For most, Labor Day heralds the end of summer. But in Miami, there's no need to start packing away your skimpy 'fits or clearing closet space for sweaters and boots. Here, summer never really ends—Labor Day just means a long weekend with even more time to enjoy our glittering Miami beaches, Miami’s best pool parties and the best waterparks in Miami, where everyone gets to feel like a kid. (Though we admit we are excited for the slightly cooler temps and breezier days to come.) For more ways to send off the season with a bang, we’ve listed great road trip opportunities, affordable getaways, cool parks to visit nearby and more to make the most of Labor Day 2023 in Miami.

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When is Labor Day?

Labor Day is on Monday, September 4, 2023.

What is Labor Day?

Labor Day is an annual workers’ holiday on the first Monday in September. The first Labor Day was organized by the Central Labor Union of New York in 1882.

Is Fort Lauderdale Beach open for Labor Day?

Yes, Fort Lauderdale Beach, as well as Miami Beach, is open for Labor Day. Expect crowds to descend on the promenades and the waterfront hotels to offer plenty of staycation specials and entertainment. 

Labor Day Miami 2023