Prom Weekend Alternatives


Majeda Mohammed

The senior class of 2017 has decided to take two senior skip days, both of which will be used for prom weekend. If you happen to be skipping the trip down to the shore, you can still make the most out of your skip days. Here are some activities you might want to do in the upcoming days:
Movie marathon or Decorate your cap
This Friday, the first senior skip day, is supposed to be rainy. Take this time to give yourself a break and sit down in front of the screen. You could also make a trip to Michaels and decorate your graduation cap.
Road trip
Get couple of your friends who are also staying home and go on a road trip. The poconos, Virginia, and upstate New York are far enough but not too far for the 4 day time period.

The weather is supposed to be nice, so take advantage of it. There are so many parks and lakes nearby to choose from. If you’re looking for something new, venture out to New York for some more scenic options.

Six flags
Get ahead of the summer crowd. Monday would be perfect because a lot of schools are still in session.

For an easy nearby hike, watching reservation is an easy choice. However, if you’re tired of the same old trails, here are some places that are worth the drive: