What to Pack for Labor Day Weekend

Traveling for Labor Day weekend? This post is a list of everything you’ll need for the long weekend.

First of all, HOW is it Labor Day already!? I swear it was just August 1st; I don’t know how an entire month went by! In any case, if you’re busy taking care of everyday life, the last thing you need to worry about is what to pack. That said, these 8 items are perfectly mix-and-matchable to take you through three days of casual weekend activities.

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  1. Comfortable shoes
  2. Distressed Jeans
  3. Layering Sweater
  4. Lightweight Tank
  5. Camo Cargo Pants
  6. Sunglasses
  7. Go-Anywhere Backpack
  8. Chambray Button-Up



The list above contains pieces that can all work together–all of them casual and comfortable for festivals, football games, and family cookouts.

  • Day One: Distressed Jeans + Lightweight Tank + Layering Sweater
  • Day Two: Camo Cargo Pants + Chambray Button-Up + Layering Sweater
  • Day Three: Camo Cargo Pants + Lightweight Tank + Chambray Button-Up
  • Day Four: Distressed Jeans + Chambray Button-Up


The key to packing light is sticking with the same color palette. From there, you can mix in a variety of weights and fabrics, and they will all work together. Keep that in mind, and you’ll successfully pack everything you need without the stress. Good luck!


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