What's Open and What's Closed on Labor Day 2012
It's the last official weekend of summer, so plan accordingly.
What's Closed on Monday, Sept. 5:
The United States Postal Service is closed in observation of Labor Day so there is no mail delivery.
All local major retailers and supermarkets will be open on Labor Day including Cub Foods, Walgreens, Rainbow Foods, Super Target, Wal-Mart, Lowe's, Menards and Home Depot.
Schulze Lake Beach at Lebanon Hills Regional Park in Eagan will be open for the last day of the season on Labor Day from 10 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Labor Day is the last day of the Minnesota State Fair. It's Kids Day, so admission for kids ages 5-12 is $7. Kids under 5 get in free. The Fair closes at 10 p.m. on Monday - note that the animal barns close at 5 p.m. on the last day.
The first day of school for most public schools in the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District is Tuesday, Sept. 4. There are exceptions, notably Burnsville High School and Nicollet Junior High.
At Nicollet Junior High School, only 7th grade students will attend school on Sept. 4 so they can get acclimated to their new school. All students at Nicollet will attend beginning on Sept. 5.
Similarly, at Burnsville High School only 10th grade students will attend on Sept. 4 and be involved in orientation activities all day. Then on Sept. 5, all high school students will attend.
All kindergarten students start school on Thursday, Sept. 6.