Polar Plunge Virginia Beach

Date/TimeVenue/Location
Feb 1 - 2
8:30am - 3:00pm
Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront
3001 Atlantic Avenue Virginia Beach VA 23451

Ticketing Information:

Remember it's $100 to take the Plunge ‒ and it’s all for a great cause! Looking for great fundraising tools to help you reach your goal?

Take the plunge for The Special Olympics!

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EVENT DESCRIPTION

Are you ready to take an ice-cold dip into the Atlantic Ocean with several thousand of the coolest Special Olympics supporters in Virginia?! We’re serving up live music to get you moving, frosty craft brews, two beachfront races for all you runners, a costume contest and parade, a photo booth, VIP party, great food and all the hot chocolate and coffee you could want!

Join us for a post-Plunge party with music, food and drink specials to celebrate being an all-star fundraiser for Special Olympics Virginia! It’s an all-day party ‒ and it’s all for a great cause!

It’s $100 to Plunge, but the top 5 teams that raise the most money by midnight before the Plunge are entered into a drawing for a chance to win 4 free airline vouchers to anywhere in the United States. So, if you like to travel, start raising for a chance to win! Transportation provided by United Airlines; restrictions apply.

The VA Beach Polar Plunge Festival kicks off with the SunTrust Dash & Splash Challenge (our annual 4 Mile & 1 Mile runs), a costume contest and parade down the boardwalk, the Plunge Marketplace featuring local artisans, frosty beverages, live music, free Wawa hot chocolate and coffee, and an icy dip into the frigid Atlantic Ocean with 3,000 of your closest friends.

DETAILS:

  • 8:30 am — Dash & Splash registration/check-in
  • 9:30 am — 4 Miler official start time
  • 10 am — Plunge registration/check-in
  • 11 am — 1 Miler official start time
  • 11 am ‒ 12 pm — Costume contest judging (please come in costume to be judged!)
  • 2 pm — Official plunge start time


EVENT SPECIAL NOTICES AND INFORMATION

RAISE MONEY INCENTIVES

PHOTOS

WHAT’S NEW

Monday January 14th, 2019

Plunge Virginia

Happy Fairfax Plunge week all! We wanted to start the week with some BIG high fivers to our COOL sponsors for the Mosaic District Plunge. Fairfax County Police Department, Customink, Mix107.3 and Modera Mosaic! ... See MoreSee Less

Sunday January 13th, 2019

Plunge Virginia

❄️ There's snow day like today to join us at the Polar Plunge! ❄️

Sign up now at www.polarplunge.com!
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❄️ Theres snow day like today to join us at the Polar Plunge! ❄️  Sign up now at www.polarplunge.com!

Saturday January 12th, 2019

Ghostbusters of North Carolina♡ Doing what we can we support these amazing athletes in the VA Special Olympics ♡
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Saturday January 12th, 2019

Plunge Virginia

How cool is she?!

Allison has raised more than $8,500 on her quest to $10,000 for Special Olympics Virginia. She's no stranger to the competition of fundriaisng for Plunge Virginia, and she made this short video to prove it!

It's not to late to donate. Go to www.polarplunge.com and click "donate now" to be a part of this special event!
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Friday January 11th, 2019

Plunge Virginia

🌊 NEWS SPLASH 🌊

Time to check our plunge leader board with Pebbles the penguin. 🐧

👉 Remember, first person to comment with the location of Pebbles will win a super cool prize! This week he visited one of our Plunge sponsors. 👈
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🌊 NEWS SPLASH 🌊  Time to check our plunge leader board with Pebbles the penguin. 🐧  👉 Remember, first person to comment with the location of Pebbles will win a super cool prize! This week he visited one of our Plunge sponsors. 👈

 

Comment on Facebook

Sarah wants to keep on top!!! https://impact.specialolympicsva.org/fundraiser/1794722

Been fundraising for 5 years! Every year I raise more! Help me reach my goal for this amazing event! ❄️🌊❄️ https://impact.specialolympicsva.org/fundraiser/1823094

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Icehouse?

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Way to go Gator White!!

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Friday January 11th, 2019

Plunge Virginia

We'd like to introduce another Plunge Marketplace Vendor: Mainly Gray Boutique! 👗

Mainly Gray boutique brings us unique, inspiring, empowering, and encouraging goodies.☮️ They support the local economy by purchasing from artisans in the area and they offer brands that are fighting to protect the environment. 🌎

We're excited to check out their colorful stuff February 2 from 11am-3pm under the main tent! 🎪
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Wed like to introduce another Plunge Marketplace Vendor: Mainly Gray Boutique! 👗  Mainly Gray boutique brings us unique, inspiring, empowering, and encouraging goodies.☮️ They support the local economy by purchasing from artisans in the area and they offer brands that are fighting to protect the environment. 🌎  Were excited to check out their colorful stuff February 2 from 11am-3pm under the main tent! 🎪Image attachment

Thursday January 10th, 2019

Plunge Virginia

❄️🌊 Plunge is a little over 3 weeks away (can you believe it?!) and our friends at WTKR News 3 and CW-27 WGNT are excited to share some of the festival highlights with you! 🍕🥤🎊

Special thanks to Kurt Williams and our GM Julie! 👏

WTKR News 3
Who's coming!? You don't want to miss this year's Polar Plunge so come out with News 3 and support Special Olympics Virginia! http://via.wtkr.com/CNFqt
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Comment on Facebook

That Julie on news

Hey If you are not going to make the Plunge you may Support me in my Efforts to raise much needed FUNDS,, OK.. Thanks...….. https://impact.specialolympicsva.org/fundraiser/1733976

Tuesday January 8th, 2019

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Tuesday January 8th, 2019

Plunge Virginia

🌊 NEWS SPLASH 🌊! We have the COOLEST emcee lined up to get you pumped up for next week's plunge at the Mosaic District! Jason Kidd from Mix107.3 will be cheering everyone on as they cannonball into the pool! Don't forget to tune into him each day from 3-7 pm NOVA friends! ... See MoreSee Less

 

Comment on Facebook

Please remember if you can't make it there you can always Donate to my Plunge and I will make it.. OK.. Thanks. https://impact.specialolympicsva.org/fundraiser/1733976

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