Take advantage of the long weekend and enjoy the last breaths of summer this Labor Day weekend in Mesa. Explore the desert, cool off on the river, take a step back in time, and more when you visit City Limitless. These fun activities and Labor Day deals are sure to please this holiday weekend! It's the grand finale to your endless summer...

 

1. Explore the Sonoran Desert

Arizona Outdoor Adventures Paddleboarders Funny

Partake in the ultimate kayak or paddleboarding adventure during your holiday weekend. Arizona Outback Adventure is the place to go for unique, expert-guided excursions in City Limitless®. Explore the desert, by land or waterway, led by one of their exceptional adventure tour guides for an experience you won’t soon forget. Looking to Segway or horseback ride through the beautiful Sonoran Desert? Check out Fort McDowell Adventures or Adventures Out West for your ultimate western experience.

 

2. Visit the Mesa Museums

Night at the Museum

Spend a day exploring the past, present and future when you visit the Mesa Museums! From the fascinating collection of dinosaurs at the Arizona Museum of Natural History to the WWII-era aircrafts at The Commemorative Air Force Museum, there is so much to learn when you step back in history. Music lovers can find themselves at the Musical Instrument Museum, while little artistic minds can experience a world of interactive sculptures at the i.d.e.a Museum. The discoveries are endless! 

 

3. Tee Up for a Day on the Golf Course

Longbow Golf Club

Relax on the course when you tee off in Mesa! Our city is home to more than 40 golf course that showcase the natural beauty of the Southwest, with many courses featuring breathtaking views of the Sonoran Desert. Check out Longbow Golf Club, Augusta Ranch Golf Club, We-Ko-Pa Golf Club and more over the long weekend!

 

4. Try Your Luck at the Casino

Fort Mcdowell Casino - interior banner

For your convenience, Fort McDowell Casino is located only 20 minutes from Downtown Mesa! Test your luck at their slots, bingo, keno, blackjack, and other Vegas-style table card games, and keep your energy going by stopping by their onsite buffet. Plus, visit the casino on Labor Day to collect a FREE t-shirt while supplies last!

 

5. Go Back in Time (to the Medieval Days)

Medieval Times Web Banner

Enjoy an electrifying show that features heroic knights on their horses displaying thrilling swordplay with Medieval Times. Feast on a four course meal and a selected beverage list included in your package. Travel back in time during this performance you won't soon forget! Buy your tickets now for the Labor Day weekend shows.

 

6. Cool Off at Splash Bash

Calling all water lovers! OdySea in the Desert is throwing the biggest summer bash over Labor Day Weekend. Celebrate the end of summer with giant water slides, a "water squirter" battle zone, and an endless foam party at Splash Bash! Don’t forget your water shoes and sunscreen so you can play all day. 

Splash Bash event: 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., August 31 to September 2 at OdySea Aquarium

 

7. Try Something New

Beer and Donuts? Yes please! Satisfy your sweet tooth with this delightful (and oddly unique) mixture of savory and sweet. Make sure to stop by Il Vinaio Restaurant & Wine Bar on August 31 at 5:00 p.m. for their Beer & Donut Pairing. 

Limited space available for pairings, advance reservations are recommended.

 

More Deals and Discounts:

Kids eat free through Labor Day at Rustler's Rooste. Click here for more information.

 

Explore Arizona your way during Labor Day weekend. Begin your own adventures with Detours American West.