Colorado Balloon Classic

The annual event at Memorial Park just east of downtown Colorado Springs runs all three days of Labor Day weekend. Dozens of hot air balloons ascend over the city each day with balloon glows scheduled for Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free.


A Taste of Colorado

This festival in Civic Center Park in downtown Denver runs all three days of Labor Day weekend. More than 50 of Colorado's favorite restaurants are represented at the event that also has music and carnival rides. Admission is free, but tickets must be purchased for food, beverages and carnival rides.


Four Corners Motorcycle Rally

The rally, which takes place all over the Four Corners region in southwest Colorado, goes hand-in-hand with Ignacio Bike Week. "Rally Central" is at the Sky Ute Fairgrounds in Ignacio. The event takes place from Aug. 29 through Labor Day and will feature bands, field events and "a number of poker runs."