Onsite Check-in

Check-in for the Plunge or the 5k Run to the Plunge before the big day! (All pre-registered Bears must check in "onsite" for the Plunge and/or the Run)

And don't forget, you can pick up packets for family members or friends, but you MUST bring their signed Plunge waiver form or the 5k Run to the Plunge waiver form.


Check-in/Day-of Registration schedule 

Wednesday: 9am-7pm at Special Olympics office in Newark (directions)

Friday: 5pm-8pm at Rehoboth Beach Convention Center (directions)

Saturday: 4pm-7pm at Rehoboth Beach Convention Center  

Sunday: 10am-12:55pm at the tent near the bandstand on Rehoboth Ave.


What to bring with you ...

  • All monies you've raised offline. (We'll have a recent online total for you.)
  • If under the age of 18, a waiver form for the run or plunge signed by a parent or guardian.


What you'll receive at Onsite Check-in

  • Your official Polar Bear Plunge HOODIE sweatshirt (not guaranteed for Bears who did not pre-register)
  • A wristband so you can take advantage of Bear discounts throughout Rehoboth Beach
  • Embroidered towel if you raised at least $250. (Towels distributed while supplies last, all others mailed post-event). 
  • Goodie bag with additional information and fun items like hand warmers.