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Polar Bear Plunge 2021

The COOLEST event of the year! Plungers take a quick dip or splash in the frigid waters of Clear Lake with proceeds going to the kids!

Join us as the Clear Lake Jaycees take over the annual Polar Bear Plunge held during Christmas by the Lake weekend in Clear Lake.

12:00 PM: Arrival/Check-in/Registration for Plungers at the Yacht Club

12:30 PM: Plungers take the plunge!

1:00 PM: Warming Party at Tap’d (Tap’d will have a band and all participants will receive a BOGO token to enjoy a cocktail or beer at the party.)

Warming trailers will be onsite to change afterwards. When you check-in, you can provide your team name in order to be announced to plunge together. Fun costumes or outfits encouraged but not required.

Registration is a donation to the local Toys for Tots + Clear Lake Children & Families In Need Fund. A minimum donation of $50 will get you 2021 Polar Bear Plunge swag. If you would like to donate and not dip, feel free to venmo us at @ClearLake-Jaycees.

Note: by purchasing a ticket for this event, you are required to sign a waiver at registration.

Tips for First Timers

Pack a towel and water shoes
Wear your swimsuit under your clothes
Bring easy to get into warm clothes (and shoes!) for after the Plunge
For your own safety, never dive into the water
Bring a plastic bag for wet clothes, and somewhere to store your dry clothes
Have fun!

In case of cancellation due to weather, all registrations will be considered a donation to our charities, but we still distribute your swag to you.

For more information you can check out their facebook the official Clear Lake Polar Bear Club Facebook Page.

December 5 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Clear Lake City Beach
S Lake View Dr
Clear Lake, IA 50428 United States

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