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Stafford Polar Bear Paddy Plunge

Stafford Polar Bear Paddy Plunge

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Polar Bear 
Paddy Plunge
Saturday, March 2, 2024 
12:00PM - 3:00PM

at Staffordville Lake Beach
to benefit the Stafford Summer Recreation Camp Program

The Stafford Polar Bear Paddy Plunge is a thrilling and chilling event poised to make a splash on March 2, 2024! Join us for a heartwarming cause as we bravely venture into the icy waters of Staffordville Lake, all in support of the Stafford Summer Recreation Camp. This safe, affordable, and engaging summer program for elementary-age children in the community promotes creative play, cooperation, physical fitness, leadership, water safety, and summer fun. Your participation in this daring event ensures a memorable experience, and all proceeds raised will directly contribute to sustaining this vital summer program.

Individuals and teams are invited to register for this icy adventure. Whether you're a solo daredevil or prefer the camaraderie of a group, the Stafford Polar Plunge welcomes participants of all kinds. Rally your friends, family, or colleagues and take the plunge together for a day filled with fun and philanthropy.

Get ready to make a splash, create lasting memories, and support the Stafford Recreation community. Dive into the excitement of the Stafford Polar Plunge – where bravery meets benevolence!

What to expect:
  • Beach bonfire and warming stations
  • Fun music, silly costumes and cheering crowds!
  • Yummy treats and warm beverages
  • Fun activities both in & out of the water
  • A little competition and A LOT of Camaraderie
  • To ensure safety, onsite presence from the Stafford Fire Department and Stafford Ambulance
  • All Plunge participants will be required to sign a waiver of liability onsite at the event, if under 18 years old, Parent/Guardian must also sign.
  • Staffordville Community Building will be open for changing, warming, and kids' activities.
  • If inclement weather forces a postponement, the Paddy Plunge will be held Sunday, March 3. 
For information on registration, sponsorship opportunities, donation information, and event details visit or follow the Polar Bear Paddy Plunge on Facebook.