Longshoremen Weekend Guide: December 27 – 31

The year is ending and it’s time to celebrate with family and friends. Will you dance in the New Year, ice skate all over town or visit the past? Your Longshoremen Weekend Guide is ready!


December 31, 2012

The 10th Annual New Year’s Eve Yacht Party 2013
Cost: $140 – $165
Take a four-hour cruise on an elegant yacht and celebrate the New Year in style. The price includes premium open bar, Champagne greeting, appetizer buffet, New Year’s party favors, fireworks show at Midnight and dancing throughout the night. Location: 141 E 22nd Street, San Pedro, CA 90731. Visit their website for more information.

Family New Year’s Eve in Orange County 
Admission: Free and parking $10
The biggest family friendly New Year’s Eve party. The evening is filled with live music, dancing, great food and fun for all ages. The great night kicks off at 5 pm and ends with a countdown/celebration of New Year’s Eve at 9 pm. Visit the Orange County Parks website for more information and details.

From now to January 6, 2013

Cleopatra’s Exhibit
Admission: Various prices Please check the California Science Center for ticket prices.
Explore 150 priceless Egyptian artifacts from Cleopatra’s time. View colossal statues, jewelry and coins from Cleopatra’s lost palace in Alexandria. Walk through the ancient times and explore the mysteries of the past era. Complimentary audio tour provided. Location: Exposition Park, 700 State Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90037  – (213) 744-7400

From now to January 4, 2013ice skating

LA Kings Holiday Ice at Nokia Plaza LA Live
Cost: $30 adults/$20 kids (includes skate rental).
Skate and dine at the Nokia Plaza. Skate around a 66 foot Christmas tree filled with lights and have dinner at LA Market, ESPN Zone or Trader Vic’s. The rink is open from 3 pm to 7:30 pm and 8 pm to 11:30 pm. Visit this site for more details and to make reservations. Location: 800 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015


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