Northeast Polar Plunge

January 26 & 27

Montage Mountain

Scranton, PA


January 26 & 27, 2024 | Montage Mountain

We're #FreezinForAReason!

Join Special Olympics Pennsylvania's Northeast Region at Montage Mountain on Friday, Jan. 26 for the Cool Schools Plunge (9 am -1 pm) and Saturday, Jan. 27 for the General Polar Plunge (12 pm - 4 pm)!


What to Know

The Northeast Plunge is an event to raise funds and awareness for Special Olympics Pennsylvania. There will be something for everyone so bring the whole family!

> General Registration is $50; all registrants will receive the Northeast Plunge T-Shirt.

> Show up ready-to-plunge in proper attire on plunge day.

> Jump into the frigid lake at Montage Mountain to show your support for Special Olympics Pennsylvania!

Not Plunging?

Spectators can cheer on individuals and teams from the viewing areas, join us at PLUNGETOWN for food and entertainment, and can also sign up with a one time $50 donation as ‘Too Chicken to Plunge’ in support of our athletes.


Friday, Jan. 26

Cool Schools Plunge: 9 am -1 pm

Saturday, Jan. 27

Registration Opens: 12 pm

Polar Plunge: 12 pm - 4 pm


Pop a cold water balloon over your head, or over the heads of friends and family members, to show your support of Special Olympics. This option is open to everyone and is perfect for people who are unable to attend the in-person plunge.

Virtual Polar Poppers Commit To

  1. Raise a minimum of $50 to get the Polar Plunge T-Shirt.
  2. Post about your “pop” on social media using #WGPLUNGE and challenge others to register and join in on the fun!

2024 Major Event Sponsors

Law Enforcement Torch Run
New Pace
Knights of Columbus

2024 Local Event Sponsors

Gardenspot Village
Fireside Events
Renewal by Anderson