Labor Day

Happy Labor Day weekend! Here are some fun facts that we found from the Huffington Post

 

Did you know?……………………..

  • Labor Day has been celebrated on the first Monday of September every year since President Grover Cleveland declared that day Labor Day in 1894.abor Day has been celebrated on the first Monday of September every year since President Grover Cleveland declared that day Labor Day in 1894.
  • While most Americans likely consider Labor Day a uniquely American experience, but in all reality, Labor Day has its origins in Canada.
  • First Labor Day festivities included “speeches, a picnic, an abundance of cigars and, Lager beer kegs… mounted in every conceivable place.” (quote from a NY daily newspaper)
  • The first Labor Day celebration in the United States can be traced to New York City’s Union Square on Sept. 5, 1882. It was designed as a way to appease city workers after numerous strikes and in some cases even violence.

What are your plans for Labor Day?

Please share with us! Next year, come visit Santa Fe and stay with us at Adobe Destinations! Enjoy the plaza, the lakes, the mountains, the food, the shopping, the art and much more! We look forward to your visit 🙂

Have a great weekend! Be safe and have fun!

As always,
Have a beautiful Santa Fe Day

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Live like a Santa Fe local with the perfect Santa Fe vacation rental from Adobe Destinations by Proctor Property Management. Be a part of the history, romance and intrigue that has made Santa Fe famous! We are one of the oldest firms in Santa Fe specializing in exclusive short term Santa Fe vacation rentals. Adobe Destinations offers a comprehensive inventory of Santa Fe Vacation Home Rentals with views of the mountains or sunsets, you need not look any further. We will provide you with a variety of Santa Fe Vacation Rental properties to accommodate your taste, location and budget. In addition to our experienced and friendly staff, we offer a concierge service to assist you with your needs while in Santa Fe. Whether you want your refrigerator stocked, firewood delivered or simply need recommendations to our world class restaurants, for a nominal fee, our concierge service will make your stay a memorable one. Anytime is a good time to visit Santa Fe, NM which celebrates 400 years of rich history and cultural diversity. Santa Fe is consistently rated as one of the top vacation destinations by travelers in the U.S. Come enjoy the peace and quiet, cultural arts, exceptional cuisine, and beautiful landscape that Santa Fe offers! Our number one goal is to enrich your visit to Santa Fe from opening the door to your home to assuring the superior customer service we are known for; we look forward to your stay with us in our beautiful Santa Fe New Mexico Vacation Home Rentals.
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