Sign in to My HQ

Run, walk, or dance into the chilly waters of Big Bear Lake on Saturday, March 4 to raise funds for Special Olympics Inland Empire. For just a minimum of $50, you can participate in the coolest event of 2017 - the Polar Plunge. Not only will you brave the cold waters, but you'll have the opportunity to earn incentives, party with friends, and be freezin' for a reason: to help support Special Olympics.


3 Ways to Get Involved

Register for the Polar Plunge

to Plunge

Register and create a fundraising page where you can collect donations online.

Register for Too Chicken to Plunge


If you prefer to keep your feet dry, register as a chicken, fundraise like a plunger & still be a part of the fun.

Make a Donation

Donate to
a Plunger

Can't attend the Polar Plunge or want to support a friend? Make a donation.




How Your Donation Helps

Every dollar raised through the Polar Plunge will help fund Special Olympics programs in your community. Special Olympics Inland Empire enriches the lives of athletes with intellectual disabilities and their communities through sports, education, and athlete health. Learn more about how we change lives.


Big Bear Chamber of CommerceBig Bear Lake Visitors CenterCity of Big Bear Lake
Law Enforcement Torch RunSan Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner
Timberline Spas and ServiceCole Vocational
Timberline Spas and Service
Big Bear Vacations
Big Bear Mountain ResortsNottinghams TavernSEBA