2020 MSP Polar Bear Plunge

2O23 Polar Bear Plunge

A Maryland Tradition

In-Person & Virtual

Thursday, February 2nd

Are you a teacher, coach, or student who is looking for a whole school engagement activity? Join us for the Cool Schools Plunge!

Friday, February 3rd

Calling all law enforcement, military, fire/EMS and first responders! Recruit your agency and join us for the Police Plunge!

Friday, February 3rd

Motivate your coworkers and team for the coolest team-building experience of the year at the Corporate Plunge!

Saturday, February 4th

Want to be a part of the largest Plunge in the world? Plunge in-person or virtually for the 27th annual MSP Polar Bear Plunge!

2023 Super Plunge

Friday, January 27th – Saturday, January 28th

How BRRRave are you? Show your support for our 4,340 Special Olympic Maryland athletes by committing to raise at least $10,000 and then join us for 24 hours of plunging in our elite Super Plunge tent at Sandy Point State Park.

The Polar Bear Plunge is part of Maryland's history. For the past 27 years, thousands of plungers have jumped into the icy waters of the Chesapeake Bay all in support of Special Olympics Maryland. Your dedication to our 4,340 athletes is impactful and has created countless inclusion experiences across the state of Maryland. Help us reach our goal of $3.5 million this year and register for the 2023 Plunge!


of our $3,500,000 goal


Super Plunge


Cool Schools








in Plunge Sponsorship


in Telethons

Sponsorship Opportunities


Be on the back of the Plunge Sweatshirt that over 10,000 Plungers wear year-round with great pride all across the state.


Make impressions and tell your story through our media partners: WBAL TV 11, 98 Rock and 1090 AM leading up to the event.


Reach new audiences and get your brand’s mission, values, and purpose in front of over 43,418 social media followers. 


The Plunge is the ideal opportunity for your organization to drive business, make B2B connections, and build company culture.

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