BARBERTON: Labor Day celebrations will light the skies and fill the air with sounds of the '50s and '60s as Barberton prepares to celebrate Sunday.


The Van-Dells will perform to kick off the weekend at 7 p.m. at Lake Anna Park, followed by fireworks.


Festivities will continue Monday as the Kiwanis Club of Barberton holds the Labor Day Pancake Breakfast from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. at St. Augustine Hall in downtown Barberton.


Tickets for the breakfast are available at the door for $6 and $3. Proceeds will benefit local youth and community activities.


The Labor Day parade begins at 10 a.m., followed by parade awards at 12:30 p.m.


The parade route will follow Wooster Road to 8th Street on to West Park, around Lake Anna Park to 6th Street.


In case of bad weather, call the Barberton Parks and Recreation Department at 330-848-6784.