Join us for the 2019 Pittsburgh Plunge at Heinz Field on Saturday, February 23rd for family friendly activities.

The 2019 Pittsburgh Polar Plunge - Plungers commit to “Freezin’ for a Reason” and raise a minimum of $50 to jump on into icy waters. While plungers jump into the icy waters, spectators can cheer on individuals or teams and enjoy the festive atmosphere and activities surrounding the event.

We’re excited to offer the following activities and entertainment!

9:00 am - 11:30 am located on Art Rooney Ave.

Free - Coffee & Hot Chocolate provided by the Salvation Army

Free - Hot dogs provided by Pitt Ohio

Free - Ice cream provided by Brusters and the Mancino Family


Pitch a tent, hang your team banner, play some corn hole and tailgate with your team, friends and fellow plungers. Bring the party and have TONS of fun; but remember: no open container or open flames!


9:00 am - 11:30 am - Check out our auction tent to bid on great gift baskets and experiences!


9:00 am - 11:30 am - We will have our jumbotron out as usual and our DJ from Fireside Events will be playing great tunes to get you pumped up to plunge!

Interactive Fun:

9:00 am - 11:30 am -E.L.F. Entertainment will again be bringing the fun! We'll have Inflate-a-Hoops, Giant Checkers, Giant Connect Four, Giant Jenga, and Giant Trikes!

9:00 am - 11:30 am - Make sure to get your picture taken at our photobooth inside the registration tent after you get checked in!

9:45 am - Hoops Competition

Take part in our hoops competition with SOPA athletes. The winning team gets a Polar Plunge prize pack!

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