Polar Plunge


If you’re looking for a different kind of adventure to bring in the 2024 New Year, then look no further than the 9th annual Hanging Rock Polar Plunge scheduled for Monday, January 1 at Hanging Rock State Park, 1790 Hanging Rock Park Road in Danbury, North Carolina.

Registration begins at 2pm, the costume parade at 3:15pm, and the plunge at 3:30pm.

Participants brave enough to take the plunge will enjoy endless food and beverage, as well as a refreshing dip into the spring fed lake with a plunge time temperature between 40 and 45 degrees.
Participants are also encouraged to dress in costume. There is no cost for spectators and concessions will also be available for purchase.

Polar Plunge Details:
New Years Day  2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Hanging Rock State Park Lake
1790 Hanging Rock Park Rd., Danbury, NC
$25 Advance Registration
Day Of Event $35
The Plunge is open to anyone age 10 & Up
Under 18 must have consent of parent/guardian
The event will take place rain or shine, unless directed by Stokes Emergency Medical Services to cancel.
For more information call 336-593-8159.

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