Lewes Polar Bear Plunge
benefiting Special Olympics Delaware
The Lewes Polar Bear Plunge is one of the First State's signature events. It's history, the cause, and the wide range of demographics it reaches, has made it a must-do among generations of family and friends.
History of the Plunge
Advocacy at the Plunge
The Weekend Festival is packed full of things to do for Bears of every age, and their family members and friends who might just be along to hold the towels.
Schedule of Events
Pooch Plunge - canceled
5K Run to the Plunge
Fire and Ice Festivities
Ice Sculpting Contest
Discounts for Bears
PLAN YOUR PLUNGE
The best Plunge is a well-planned Plunge. Below you'll find links to all the tools you need to make sure you know what you need to do, how to do it, and when it has to be done to ensure a fun and successful weekend.
Create/Join a team
Tips for a 'Bearable' Plunge
Après Plunge Party
NEWS & PHOTOS
Nothing tells the story of the Plunge better than news, photos and videos.
Official 2016 Plunge aerial view photo available…
Longtime 'Bear' Rose Dagg quilts 25 years…
About Special Olympics
2016 Polar Bear Plunge numbers: 3,501 Bears raised a record $820,000! Air temp 45 degress, water 43. Thank you Bears!
Click "Read More" to see photo galleries (and check back for more pics)
February 5, 2017
READY TO PLUNGE IN
Official 2016 Plunge aerial view photo available for download
Longtime 'Bear' Rose Dagg quilts 25 years of memories
The official 2016 Pre-Plunge Video
WJBR's "Focus on Delaware Valley" talks Plunge
Comcast Newsmakers features the Polar Bear Plunge