Online registration will close on Wednesday, December 7th at 9pm. We welcome day of registrations at Stage AE, on Saturday, December 10th, from 9am - 11am. Anyone registering past the December 7th deadline is not guaranteed a spot with the team they wish to join and will be added to a day of plunge wave if space is not available. No exceptions. 

Stage AE will be preforming bag checks for all Plungers and guests. Outside food and beverage is not allowed inside Stage AE and must be thrown away or returned to your vehicle prior to entering. This includes water bottles, cups with liquids and any outside food. 

We will have lots of food, hot chocolate and coffee inside and waiting for all plungers and guests! 


Join us at the 2016 Pittsburgh Polar Plunge - The official event of Winter! Individuals from all walks of life have committed to raise $50 or more to Plunge their hearts out for the thousands of Special Olympics Pennsylvania athletes! So get a thrill from the chill and join us on Saturday, December 10th at Stage AE! 

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Registration: Saturday, December 10th from 9am - 11am inside Stage AE. Please enter through the main gates on the corner of North Shore Dr. & Chuck Knoll Dr. 

Parking: Free parking is available in Gold Lot 1 

Pool Plunges: Will gather inside the Stage AE gates at the pools, set-up next to the large outdoor stage. Only plungers with a river wristband will be allowed to plunge in the pools. NO exceptions. 

River Plungers: Will gather inside the Stage AE gates near the pools. Plungers should find their plunge wave leaders, who will be holding signs and when directed, follow wave leaders to the river plunging site. 

Plungers who are not with their waves will be directed to plunge with a different wave. Please ensure you are inside the gates by 11am. ALL waves will depart at 11:30am. 

Changing Tents: 

  • All POOL Plungers will use the changing tents inside Stage AE. Wristbands will be checked. 
  • ALL RIVER Plungers will use the changing tents by the rivers edge, as in years past. 

 

 

 

 

 

WEEKEND SCHEDULE:

 

Super Plunge

Date: Friday, December, 9th 

Time: 9am - 9pm (Super Plungers will plunge every hour on the hour, with a total of 24 jumps)

Location: Stage AE, 400 North Shore Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Spectators are welcomed! 

Do you have what it takes to be one of the few, the proud, the brave....A Pittsburgh Super Plunger?! These extreme individuals take on the challenge of raising $2,500 for the honor of plunging every hour, on the hour, for 12 hours, with a total of 24 jumps in freezing cold water!

Happy Hour Plunge

Date: Friday, December 9th 

Time: 5pm 

Location: Stage AE, 400 North Shore Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Cost: $1,000 donation to jump, per Happy Hour Plunger 

Friday Night Splash

Date: Friday, December 9th 

Time: 6pm - 9pm 

Location: Stage AE, 400 North Shore Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Cost: $50

Dress: Business/Business Casual 

More details to come soon! 

 

Pittsburgh Polar Plunge

Date: Saturday, December 10th 

Day of Registration: 9:00am 

Plunge Festival: 9:00am - 2pm

All plunge day activities will take place at Stage AE. Free parking is available in Gold Lot 1 on Saturday.