Last-Minute New Year's Eve Events in Southern California

Find those party hats and noisemakers. There's still time to ring in 2013 with these New Year's Eve events

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    Get your party hat on, it's not too late to join the New Year's Eve fun.

    There's no need to plan ahead to have a good time on New Year's Eve. Below, you'll find a few last-minute ideas to say good-bye to 2012.

    Downtown Long Beach: A family friendly party in downtown Long Beach with fireworks and music, starting at 6 p.m.
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    Final Touches on the Rose Parade Floats

    [LA] Final Touches on the Rose Parade Floats
    Tournament of Roses Parade float builders wait for judges early Monday in Irwindale. Annette Arreola reports for Today in LA on Monday Dec. 31, 2012. (Published Monday, Dec. 31, 2012)

    Disneyland, Anaheim: Disneyland counts down to midnight with events at the park. More Information

    Great Park, Irvine: New Year's Eve fun with hours to spare before midnight. Live music, dancing, food, rides and more events, from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. More Information

    Hermosa Beach: New Year's Eve at Pier Plaza is a free big band celebration, starting at 7:30 p.m. More Information

    Bundling Up for a View of the Rose Parade

    [LA] Bundling Up for a View of the Rose Parade
    High school students tried to stay warm early Monday as they staked out a place to view Tuesday's Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena. Antonio Castelan reports for Today in LA on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012. (Published Monday, Dec. 31, 2012)

    Knott's Berry Farm, Buena Park: Knott's Berry Farm features the Midnight Mayhem Firework Show, Elton John: the Early Years, Clueless Remix, comedy, magic. More Information

    Queen Mary, Long Beach: A swanky event inside the Queen Mary, fireworks outside. More Information

    Rose Parade Campout, Pasadena: It's not swanky, but camping out on Colorado Boulevard for a free curbside view of the Tournament of Roses Parade is bound to result in some revelry. More Information

    University CityWalk, Universal City: Fireworks and music at Universal CityWalk, starting at 9 p.m. More Information

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