Have The Best Laguna Beach Labor Day Ever


The unofficial end of summer is just a couple of days away. Now is your chance to soak up that last bit of summertime fun before charging headlong into the school year and football season. There are many events happening in and around Laguna Beach that will let you take advantage of our gorgeous weather this holiday weekend. So why not give yourself a day off to relax and have some fun, OC style?

Check Out the Art Before It’s Gone


Labor Day weekend is your last chance to catch Laguna Beach’s wonderful art festivals before they’re gone. Art-A-Fair has a full line-up of live music this weekend, featuring everything from Pop and Dance music to Latin, Jazz and Motown. There’s certainly something for everyone! If that isn’t enough for you, the Sawdust Festival is also delighting guests with a full roster of live music until Sunday, August 31st. Meanwhile, it’s also your last chance to check out “Pageant of the Masters” at the Festival of the Arts. This 90 minute live performance faithfully recreates classical and contemporary works with real people posing to look exactly like the original pieces. It’s definitely worth seeing if you haven’t been!

Enjoy a Sunset Dinner Cruise


Orange County has some of the best cruising weather anywhere in the country, so why not treat yourself to a sunset voyage over the holiday weekend? On Saturday, August 30, Hornblower Cruises in Newport Beach is offering a dinner cruise. Enjoy the comfort of a luxury yacht while sipping champagne and taking in the gorgeous views. Then sit down to a delicious four course dinner crafted from local, seasonal ingredients at your private table. After dinner, take a spin around the dance floor on the outdoor deck while admiring the night sky. The three hour cruise boards at 7pm; cost is $89.95 per person plus tax, service charge and landing fee. Please visit http://www.hornblower.com/port/overview/nb+nbmemorialdinner for more information and to book your tickets.

Relax and Pamper Yourself on the Beach


The Surf & Sand Resort in Laguna Beach has a full roster of activities scheduled for Labor Day weekend, giving you the perfect excuse to take a mini-holiday. The resort resembles a sun-washed Mediterranean Village and is situated on 500 feet of pristine sand. Between August 29 and September 1, guests can enjoy a whole range of activities including a Kids Camp, Hula Hour, stand-up paddleboard rentals and lessons, dining specials, fitness activities on the beach, daily spa specials and more. Treat yourself to a Moroccan Oil Scalp Treatment or kick back with a flight of craft beers in the lounge. Or simply enjoy a poolside chair massage while the kids play Marco Polo. This beachfront oasis is truly the perfect place to indulge and unwind. For more information, please visit http://www.surfandsandresort.com/happenings/activities/labor-day-weekend-activities/.


No matter how you and your family decide to spend this holiday weekend, everyone from The Stanaland Group wishes you a safe and happy Labor Day!