Location and Check In

Not registered online? Walk-up registration will be taken at the Pre-Plunge and Day-Of Check In events.

Plunge Time
Plunge begins at 5:30 p.m.

Plunge Location
Thomas Beach, Lake Calhoun (Bde Maka Ska)
Thomas Ave S & W Calhoun Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN
map and directions

Day-Of Plunge Check In
4 – 5 p.m.
Thomas Beach, Lake Calhoun (Bde Maka Ska)
Thomas Ave S & W Calhoun Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN
map and directions

What is the Law Enforcement Challenge?

BRAND NEW in 2018, the Law Enforcement Challenge is an event exclusive to law enforcement teams to Plunge at and celebrate their partnership with the Polar Plunge.

All participants will receive their earned incentive levels, free snacks and one free drink ticket.

Already Plunged this year or already registered for another Plunge? No worries! Come on out and join us for the reception and a drink ticket on us! Just send your RSVP to Lou Ann Kelly at louann.kelly@somn.org by Wednesday, February 28.
Group Challenges

Other Activities

Minneapolis Plunge
Frozen Friday
Cool School Plunge
Corporate Hour

Plunge 5K
Pee Wee Plunge
Super Plunge
Plunge Auction
Freezer Jam


U.S. Bank Polar Plunge Forecast

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Event photos will be posted to our Flickr and Facebook pages as we receive them. We are fortunate to have wonderful volunteer photographers for our events, and it typically takes a few weeks until we receive and post photos so please stay tuned.

Law Enforcement Challenge Incentives

Plunge participants must raise a minimum of $75 to participate in the event and are encouraged to raise additional funds and earn prizes along the way. All participants will receive:

$75 — Long-sleeved shirt
$150 — Long-sleeved shirt and baseball hat
$300 — Long-sleeved shirt and quarter zip
$500 — Long-sleeved shirt and sweatshirt
$750 — Long-sleeved shirt and wind jacket
$1,000 — Long-sleeved shirt and backpack
$1,500 — Long-sleeved shirt and puffer jacket
$3,000 — All incentives!

Event Schedule

4:00 p.m. – Music begins & beer garden opens
4:30 p.m. – Tent opens
5:30 p.m. – Plunge!
6:30 p.m. – Fireworks

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