Labor Day usually marks summer’s end, but it’s not too late to beat the heat with some ice cream. Channel end-of-season vibes with these events around town.

5) Indulge in a seafood buffet brunch at Oyster Bah. Start your morning off right with oysters on the half shell, aloha mussels, shrimp cocktail, ceviche, smoked salmon tea sandwiches, summer corn salad, Leonard’s coffee cakes and Do Rite cinnamon sugar donuts. Don’t forget to add on a main entree like the shrimp and grits. $34.95/person. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 2. 1962 N. Halsted St., 773-248-3000,