3 Fun Ways to Celebrate Labor Day in Jax

A day off work to eat lots of grilled meat and take advantage of the last bit of summer?! Count us in. When you live near the beach, there are countless ways to celebrate this relaxing holiday. From digging your feet in the sand at the beach to kicking back at a baseball game, Jacksonville is full of fun things to do this Labor Day weekend. Whatever you choose to do, don’t forget to stop by North Beach Fish Camp for some much-needed cocktails and delicious seafood!

 

Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp vs. Pensacola Blue Wahoos

 

The beer is cheap, the tickets are easy to come by and the fireworks will be going off! There’s no reason not to head to the ballpark for a baseball game between August 31 and September 4. When tickets start at $9 each, the entire family can join (and maybe even eat a few hot dogs, too!)

 

The Goo Goo Dolls Performing at Daily’s Place

 

Let your 90s-self let loose for Labor Day with this fun throwback concert at the new Daily’s Place Amphitheater. Rain or shine, the show will absolutely go on. This new downtown Jacksonville venue features 5,500 covered seats perfect for drinking a few beers and dancing to some great music.

 

Wanna make an evening out of it? Start your night at North Beach Fish Camp with a couple of our favorite drinks and appetizers:

 

Beach House Rita | Gold Tequila, Cointreau, Agave Syrup, Lemon & Lime Juice

 

Old Fashioned | High West Rye, Orange Bitters, Brown Sugar, Cherry and Orange

 

Fried Green Tomatoes

 

Fried Gator Tail with Cowgill’s Datil Pepper Aioli

 

Bike the Beaches

 

The sun will certainly be shining in the beginning of September and the temperature will still be hot, hot, hot! There’s no better way to take advantage of the great weather than with a bike ride up and down the beach. Ride around Jax Beach, Neptune Beach and Atlantic Beach to fully take advantage of the Labor Day weekend celebrations. After taking a quick dip in the ocean to cool off, grab some lunch at North Beach Fish Camp. Lock your bike up, throw on some flip flops and try one of these yummy entrees:

 

Pan Fried Fish Sandwich with Tartar Sauce, French Fries & Turnip Slaw

 

Baja Style Fish Tacos with Cod, Salsa Fresca, Adobe Sour Cream

 

Although we’ve named our favorites, there are a million things to do on one of the most relaxing weekends of the year. Don’t forget to take advantage of the last few days of summer at the beach, on a dance floor or with a baseball game. We can’t wait for you to stop by one of the Fish Camps to wind down!

 

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