If youre looking for a different kind of adventure to bring in the 2020 New Year, then look no further than the
6th annual Hanging Rock Polar Plunge scheduled for Wednesday, January 1 at Hanging Rock State Park Lake.
All event festivities will originate from the Historic Bathhouse, with registration beginning at 2pm, the costume parade at 3:00pm, and the plunge at 3:15pm, with musical entertainment provided throughout the afternoon.
Participants brave enough to take the plunge will enjoy endless food and beverage consisting of hot dogs, chili, chicken stew, coffee and hot chocolate, 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 with prize categories including best youth, best individual, and best group awards. Concessions will also be available for purchase for non-participant spectators.
Polar Plunge Details:
New Years Day 2-4:00 pm
Hanging Rock State Park Lake
1790 Hanging Rock Park Rd., Danbury, NC
$25 Advance Registration (Ends at 5pm Tuesday, December 31, 2019)
Day Of Event $35
All participants registering in advance will receive a pair of special edition Polar Plunge 2020 sunglasses and a sample pack of Honduras Coffee compliments of Stokes Arts.
Ages 14 & Up
Under 18 must have consent of parent/guardian
Beach Bon Fire, Heated Changing Rooms, and New Years Day Fun!
The event will take place rain or shine, unless directed by Stokes Emergency Medical Services to cancel.
Spectators Welcome! There will be food and beverage for sale for those watching and supporting! Chili, Chicken Stew, Hot Cocoa, Coffee, soft drinks, bottled water will be available.
For more information call 336-593-8159.
Hanging Rock State Park Lake (View)
1790 Hanging Rock Park Rd
Danbury, NC 27016
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: Yes!|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|