Chicago Polar Plunge benefiting Special Olympics Chicago

Monday, November 03, 2014


3,200 spirited people braved the the cold temperatures last March and took a refreshing dip into Lake Michigan to raise funds and awareness for the athletes of Special Olympics Chicago!

A special thanks to Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Jimmy Fallon,  the cast of Chicago Fire and the other special guests that helped to shine a national spotlight on our event!

Mark your calendar for our 2015 event - Sunday, March 1.  Send an email to to reserve your spot on the beach and receive an early announcement when registration opens!