Ring of Fire & Hope

Tuesday, December 31, 2023 @ 7:00 PM SHARP 

Along the shores of Birch Bay from Birch Bay State Park to Birch Bay Village.

Find a spot and light your flare right at 7:00 PM. It looks like a beautiful string of Christmas lights surrounding Birch Bay.

Photo Courtesy of Dan Gibson

Join the fun in Birch Bay and plan to ring in the New Year with our annual Ring of Fire & Hope Tradition!

As always a limited number of complimentary biodegradable flares will be available on a first come first serve basis. Please remember the following when picking up your flares:

  • Only 1 flare per family.
  • We cannot give out a flare for you to give to a different family (Please understand this is due to insurance requirements & need for liability wavers.)
  • We cannot give a flare to anyone under 18 years old. 
  • If you want multiple flares, you can purchase extras at the following local businesses:

2024 Flare pickup times will be updated closer to the event.