Labor Day is an American holiday that is observed the first Monday in September and was established to recognize the economic and social contributions of workers.

Being a national holiday and the symbolic end of the summer season, you should be aware of what's open and what's closed in the Abilene area.

  • Banks: Closed
  • Government Offices/Buildings: Closed
  • Post Office/Mail Delivery: Closed
  • Movie Theaters: Open
  • Libraries: Closed
  • Schools: Closed
  • YMCA: Open (holiday hours: 8am-6pm)
  • Public Pools: Closed
  • Public Splash Pads: Open
  • Mall of Abilene: Open
  • Wal-Mart: Open
  • Target: Open
  • City and State Parks: Open
  • Supermarkets: United, HEB - Open
  • Liquor Stores: Big Johnson Liquor, Abby's Bottles & Brew, Pinkies, H&H Liquor, Filo Liquors: Open
  • Primetime Family Entertainment Center: Open
  • Abilene Zoo: Open

You might also be aware that Labor Day is when many business change their hours of operation from summer hours to more of a traditional schedule.

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Fire up that grill and enjoy the holiday