Take advantage of the long holiday weekend this Labor Day and check out some of these city events that are easy to get to from our BnBFinder inns.
Inman Park Bed and Breakfast
Celebrating its 27th year this August 31 – September 3 in Atlanta, GA, is the largest multi-media pop culture convention, Dragon*Con. This year’s highlights include celebrity photo-ops and the return of Comic & Pop-Artist Alley, who will be paying tribute to over 120 Marvel & DC comic artists. Located just two blocks off the MARTA rapid transit station and listed on the National Register of Historic Places is the Inman Park Bed and Breakfast. This beautifully restored home features three cozy bedrooms, each equipped with their own private bathroom, and a perfect place to rest your head after a long day at this multi-media event.
Bed and Breakfast on Broadway
Seattle’s annual arts and music festival, Bumbershoot is a three-day event highlighting the contributions of over 2,500 musicians and artists. This year, the event will be taking place August 30 – September 1. For those on a budget, there will be free events on Friday, 8/29 to kickoff the festivities including a visual arts public preview, film festival and art awards. Musicians scheduled to perform this year include Foster the People, Elvis Costello and Bootsy Collins. For accommodations, festival attendees are recommended to stay at the Bed and Breakfast on Broadway, located only 10-minutes away from the Seattle Center. Situated in the heart of the Capital Hill neighborhood, this inn provides guests with chic decor, fine art and all the essential amenities for an urban weekend retreat.
Welcome Inn Manor
Chicago Jazz Festival
The 36th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival will be taking place August 28 -31 and will be showcasing a full-line up of established musicians. The free event began as a way to promote awareness and appreciation for all forms of jazz music. This year, the lineup will feature Kevin Eubanks, Tom Harrell and Ernest Dawkins, who will share one of his newest pieces, “Homage to Nelson Mandela”. The Welcome Inn Manor is not only a short distance from Millennial Park in Chicago, but it also provides bikes and complimentary shuttle-rides for guests to get around the city.
For more activities this Labor Day weekend, please visit our Summer Getaways specials page for a spectacular end to your summer season