Welcome to the last weekend of 2012. My kids are already gathering sparklers and pots and pans to bang when the New Year erupts. Should I tell them that 9pm is actually the New Year in a different time zone? Nope – I appreciate my bed time routines too much to try to reach midnight in the Pacific time zone. Check out our events calendar for things to do this long weekend.
- Family friendly New Year’s celebrations can be found in this article.
- Make it a long weekend at Quinault Beach Resort & Casino in Ocean Shores. The celebration lasts all weekend.
- Or, travel just down the road to Little Creek Casino Resort to ring in the New Year at an adults-only celebration.
- You can also try your luck at digging razor clams at area beaches. Learn more about this family friendly activity here.
- If icy water is in the cards for New Year’s Day, try the polar bear plunge at Long Lake. Photos from last year’s event can be found at this link.
- If you are spending part of your weekend taking down your holiday decorations, check here for information on recycling your tree.
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