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875 Plungers raised more than $145,000 at the 2017 Duluth Plunge!

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 2 p.m.

Plunge Location
Lakeside at Canal Park
Canal Park Dr
Duluth, MN
map and directions

Pre-Plunge Check In
Friday, February 17
5 – 7 p.m.
Grandma’s Sports Garden
452 South Lake Ave
Duluth, MN
map and directions

Day of Plunge Check In
11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Grandma’s Sports Garden
452 South Lake Ave
Duluth, MN
map and directions


Chris Allen                  Tony Hart
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Event Activities

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Dash and Splash

If you’re looking for a more extreme form of exhilaration, consider adding a little “dash” to your “splash!” Sign up for the 5K before you take a dip into Lake Superior!

Parking and Shuttle

A free shuttle bus route will be available from 12 PM. through the end of the Plunge. Shuttle buses are free to all participants and spectators and will run approximately every 15 minutes from the following locations to the Plunge site:

Grandma’s Sports Garden
452 S Lake Ave
Duluth, MN 55802

iPad Mini Raffle

Register online and raise $75 or more in online pledges, and get a chance to win an Apple iPad Mini! Each person who registers for the Plunge and raises the $75 minimum requirement will receive a raffle ticket. Bonus raffle tickets will be handed out based on the amount of money fundraised.

  • $75 – 1 ticket
  • $250 – 2 total tickets
  • $500 – 3 total tickets
  • $750 – 4 total tickets
  • $1,000 – 5 total tickets
  • $1,500 – 6 total tickets

The winner will be drawn at Grandma’s Sports Garden after the Plunge. Remember: the more money you raise for Special Olympics Minnesota, the more chances you have to win!