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As 2012 comes to a close and folks all over ring in 2013, Southern Maryland offers a smorgasbord of New Year’s Eve festivities.
American Legion Post 82 Auxiliary will hold a New Year’s Eve dinner and bingo at 6 p.m. Dec. 31 at the post, 6330 Crain Highway, La Plata. Admission is $45 and includes dinner and bingo. Dinner only is $15. Call 301-934-8221.
Dana Harty Memorial will hold a Safe Night Sing at 6 p.m. Dec. 31 at Fellowship Church, 9805 Faith Baptist Church Road, White Plains. Butch Hunt, Judy Laramore, Bay City, the Soul Savers, the Lamberts and Jeff Hunt are scheduled to perform. Call 301-753-9369 or 301-934-3655.
Running Hare Vineyard will host its first New Year’s Eve extravaganza 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Dec. 31 at the vineyard’s Tuscan Events Building, 150 Adelina Road, Prince Frederick. The event is black-tie optional and will feature an open bar, food and music by the Doug Segree Band. Tickets are $150 per person, will not be sold at the door and are nonrefundable. To purchase tickets, contact Kim Owen at 410-474-1478 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sons of the American Legion Post 206 will hold a New Year's Eve dance, featuring Snakebite, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Dec. 31 at the post, Route 260, Chesapeake Beach. Tickets are $45 per person or $75 per couple. Call 410-257-9878.
Chesapeake Beach Resort and Spa will hold a New Year’s Eve dinner and dance, featuring The NoWhere Men, 7:30 p.m to 1 a.m. Dec. 31 at the hotel, 4165 Mears Ave., Chesapeake Beach. Tickets are $135 per person and $250 per couple. For tickets and other questions, call 866-312-5596 or go to cbresortspa.com.
The 7th District Volunteer Rescue Squad Auxiliary will hold a New Year’s Eve dinner and dance 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Dec. 31 at Bowles Farm, 22880 Budds Creek Road, Clements. The event is BYOB and will feature a 50/50 raffle and buffet dinner. Tickets are $50 per person and are available only through advance sales. Attendees must be 21 or older. Call 301-769-2659.
St. Mary's Church will hold a New Year's Eve dance 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Dec. 31 at the church hall, 13715 Notre Dame Place, Bryantown, with music by Mean Gene. Admission is $20. Call 301-932-4138.
Bel Alton High School Alumni Association Community Development Corporation will hold a New Year’s Eve gala, featuring the Stone Pleasure Band, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Dec. 31 at Miss Motley’s Cafe in the old Bel Alton High School, 9501 Crain Highway, Bel Alton. Event attire is semiformal. There will be a cash bar and hors d’oeuvres. Tickets are $50 per person. Attendees must be 21 or older. Call 301-539-7900.
Martini’s Lounge will host a New Year’s Eve party at 7 p.m. Dec. 31 at the restaurant, 10553 Theodore Green Blvd., White Plains. The event will feature an open bar, full buffet, continental breakfast and music by the 360 Band. Tickets are $100 per person. Call Pete Hamelman at 301-343-2058.
Come Tuesday morning, for those who feel up for more festivities, a “hangover cruise-in” will be held at 11 a.m. Jan. 1 at Hibachi Sushi & Supreme Buffet, 1290 Smallwood Drive W. in Waldorf. Lunch will begin at 11, and the drive will follow. The event is open to car enthusiasts and car club members from all over. Call Bobby at 202-437-0175.