AOL's Digital City Takes the Labor Out of Labor Day Planning - Nation's #1 Local Content Network is THE Online Resource for Labor Day

September 2, 1998

VIENNA, VA, September 2, 1998 - AOL's Digital City, Inc., the nation's #1 local content network and community guide, is ready to assist millions of AOL members and Web users in making their 1998 Labor Day a weekend to remember. The launch of the new Digital City EventGuide will help members find the local events they're looking for like concerts, plays, museum exhibits, movies, dining ideas, sporting events, flea markets and more. Launched just in time for Labor Day, the Digital City EventGuide is a comprehensive database of local area events and happenings. This timesaving valuable resource is aimed at helping residents discover things to do in and around their city that they might have otherwise missed. Searchable by category, date and keyword, the Digital City EventGuide features hundreds of local area events. The EventGuide also features a constantly updated list of the 10 Most Wanted Events in each market as determined by visitors to the site. The Digital City EventGuide is available at AOL Keyword: local events and on the Web at "We're pleased to offer Digital City users a valuable resource like the EventGuide to help them make exciting plans not only for Labor Day Weekend but for every weekend," said John Colston, Vice President of Programming for Digital City, Inc. "The launch of the Digital City EventGuide is further evidence of our commitment to offer AOL members and Web users the most comprehensive local community resource on the Internet." The Nation's Top Labor Day Events Digital City is pleased to present a sampling of the nation's top events for Labor Day Weekend 1998. These events were compiled using the Digital City EventGuide and the Digital City picks. More information on these events and events in other cities can be found in Digital City on AOL at Keyword: Digital City and on the Web at Atlanta: 9/5 Aerosmith Concert @ Lakewood Amphitheatre 9/5 GA Tech vs Boston College - Football @ Bobby Dodd Stadium, Ga. Tech 9/7 The U.S. 10K Classic Start: Cobb Galleria End: White Water Park Dallas: 9/5 Stockyards Championship Rodeo and Bull Riding @ Cowtown Coliseum 9/5 Texas Rangers vs. Minneosta Twins @ The Ballpark 9/5 The Vision of Jim Hensen, Muppets Creator @ The Science Place Detroit: 9/5 Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers @ Tiger Stadium 9/5 The Invisible Made Visible Angels from the Vatican @ Detroit Inst. of Arts 9/9 Cowboy Junkies Concert @ Palace of Auburn Hill Los Angeles: 9/5 - 9/7 NASCAR L.A. Street Race 9/5 Long Beach Blues Festival @ Cal State Long Beach 9/6 Jay Leno Live @ Comedy & Magic Club New York: 9/4 Colin Quinn: An Irish Wake @ Helen Hayes Theater 9/5 Spyro Gyra Concert @ Blue Note 9/5 A Midsummer's Night Dream @ Washington Square Park Twin Cities 8/27 - 9/7 Minnesota State Fair @ Minnesota State Fairgrounds 9/5 LegoWorld Ocean Adventure @ Minnesota Children's Museum 9/5 Minnesota Renaissance Festival @MN Renaissance Festival Grounds Philadelphia: 9/6 Man of La Mancha @ Bucks County Playhouse 9/6 Philadelphia Eagles vs. Seattle Seahawks @ Veterans Stadium 9/7 First Union Cycling Festival @ Penn Square San Francisco: 9/5 Black Market Jazz Orchestra @ Top of the Mark 9/5 Blues Jumpers @ Great AMerican Music Hall 9/5 Bryan White @ Shoreline Ampitheatre Washington, DC: 9/5 Elton John: The Big Picture Tour @ Nissan Pavilion at Stone Ridge 9/5 Camelot Starring: Robert Goulet @ Wolf Trap - Filene Center 9/6 How Things Fly @ National Air & Space Museum The Digital City EventGuide uses Quando's customized software to aggregate the best event listings from the leading local and national entertainment sites on the Internet.

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