Polar Bear Plunge

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Polar Bear Plunge
Weds, January 1
11:30 am-3 pm

Polar Bear Plunge

$5 per person. Register at the event.

Kick-off the new year with a cool tradition—a refreshing plunge into invigorating Puget Sound!

  • 11:30 am: Cub Plunge, for youth under 10 years of age.
  • 12:00 pm: Adult/Family Plunge at noon

Point Defiance boat launch
5912 N. Waterfront Drive

$5 per person includes a commemorative t-shirt (while supplies last). Register at the event.

Parking available at the event.

The takes place rain or shine at the Point Defiance boat launch. For the safety of participants, life jackets will available and lifeguards will be stationed on the docks. Daring folks who jump in can warm up afterward in heating tents, sip free hot drinks, and purchase treats from the snack bar. Changing tents will be available.

Volunteers are needed at this event! Find out how to volunteer

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Wednesday, Jan 1, 2020
11:30 am


Point Defiance Marina
5912 Waterfront Dr
Tacoma, WA 98407
(253) 404-3960