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Help with Labor Day weekend visit

by mrsjoujou 1 year ago

Hi, We lived in Philly 12 years ago for a short time (11 Months). We are planing to visit Sat 9/2- Tue 9/5. I hav...


mrsjoujou commented 1 year ago

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by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

"... According to the report, food is now the largest employment sector in the United States, after growing 13 percen...

What to cook in rented beach house Labor Day weekend?

by zook 3 years ago

Weve (four adults) rented a house on the beach a few hours from home for Labor Day weekend. The house has a basic eq...


zook commented 3 years ago

What's for Dinner #384 - The Isn't it Labor Day Yet? Edition [through Sept. 5, 2015]

by roxlet 3 years ago

Labor Day is late this year. In fact, it couldn't be any later than it is. I don't know about anyone else, but I keep...


cayjohan commented 3 years ago

Lobster specials for Labor Day weekend in Manhattan??

by nezzie 3 years ago

Does anybody know of any places to get a lobster dinner this weekend that's both reasonable and in Manhattan? Thank...


trav commented 3 years ago

What's for Dinner #323 - The Labor Day Edition! [through Sept 3, 2014]

by roxlet 4 years ago

Monday is Labor Day, and the forecast for rain here seems like it will be defeating the usual end of summer cook out....


Remy69 commented 3 years ago

Par-boil Lobster

by nwemerys 3 years ago

We're having a lobster feed for 26 guests on Labor Day, September 7th. It is much more economical to order the lobste...


LorenzoGA commented 3 years ago

Asbury Park-2 nights around Labor Day

by bornie 3 years ago

Would appreciate your recommendations on casual dining in the area... Italian, Seafood, pizza, subs, diner, Asian (an...


JustJake2 commented 3 years ago

Boil Shrimp in Pot on top of Propane Grill?

by survivingdyer 3 years ago

I was hoping to have a shrimp boil for a small group on Labor Day. Approximately 8-10 people. Would it be possible to...


Ttrockwood commented 3 years ago

Looking for excellent party food for housewarming in Orange

by Mandy 3 years ago

Please help! My husband and I are endlessly discussing what to serve at our labor day housewarming/pool party. We'r...


laliz commented 3 years ago

NYC Chowhounder coming to Austin for the first time over Labor Day

by JulesTei 4 years ago

Hi everyone, My husband and I are coming to Austin for Labor Day, very excited to be visiting for the first time. ...


dinaofdoom commented 4 years ago

South Louisiana Labor Day Round-Up

by Ciao Bob 4 years ago

Shortie Reviews to Chew On. We had, as always, a great time cruising the city and bayous. Pascale's Manale for ...

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Ciao Bob commented 4 years ago

Labor Day Weekend in Baltimore - suggestions/itinerary

by urbanfabric 4 years ago

Philly chowhounds headed to Baltimore from Friday-Sunday this weekend, would appreciate some suggestions against our ...


urbanfabric commented 4 years ago

What's for Dinner #322 - the pre-Labor Day Weekend Edition [through August 30th, 2014]

by LindaWhit 4 years ago

And Zooooom!!! Last week of summer vacation for some kids around the U.S.; school supplies shopping is in full swing...


ChristinaMason commented 4 years ago

Labor Day and Labors of Love

by abfan105 4 years ago

Hello everyone, Hope you all are having a safe Labor Day weekend. While we are all relaxing and honoring the produ...


roxlet commented 4 years ago

Where to eat Labor Day early evening in Santa Monica, Venice, etc.

by ThatPat 4 years ago

My cousin and I are getting together for an earlyish dinner. She lives in Westwood; I live in Santa Monica. We have...


wienermobile commented 4 years ago

Wine Shop in the Midcape Area With Good Inventory After Labor Day

by shoes 4 years ago

We're headed to Chatham in September and we're debating whether to bring our own wine or chance it with wine shops on...


Berheenia commented 4 years ago

Labor Day Trip Report (long!)

by dagoose 5 years ago

Hi! Here's a little summary of what came out of this planning session. So ...


txgrl99 commented 5 years ago

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