PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks is inviting people to participate in Labor Day weekend activities.

State parks are set to host a variety of programs over the weekend. Activities on Saturday include monarch butterfly tagging at Good Earth State Park, a campsite decorating contest at Oakwood Lakes State Park and a survival weekend at Newton Hills State Park.

On Sunday, there will be a beach party at Lewis and Clark Recreation Area. The South Dakota State Fair also will run from Thursday through Monday in Huron.

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