For many, Labor Day is a time to spend with friends and family and enjoy the final days of summer, but do you know why we observe this important holiday? Here are some interesting facts about how it began:
Labor Day originated from the American Labor movement in the late 19th century
The holiday celebrates American workers who have contributed to the growth and prosperity of our country
The first Labor Day parade took place on September 5, 1882 in New York City
Today, we not only honor laborers but every hardworking American. So, this Labor Day, kick back, relax, and enjoy some time off work. You deserve it!