Brigantine will once again celebrate New Year’s Day with the 2022 Polar Bear Plunge.
The event has grown from a local event into a major fundraising effort benefiting Fisher House, a top-rated charity that provides housing and transportation to wounded military members and their families.
Over 1,000 swimmers and 6,000 spectators will raise money for Fisher House.
The fun starts at 10a on New Year’s Day. Live music, refreshments, color guard and official merchandise for sale.
2022 Brigantine Polar Bear Plunge is free and open to the public.
A wildly popular tradition with both locals and visitors to Brigantine that takes place at noon. Participants are encouraged to wear costumes. Prizes will be awarded.
The swim is followed by a post-plunge party at the Laguna Grill, 1400 Ocean Ave.
The Brigantine Polar Bear Plunge, organized and operated by the Brigantine Polar Bears, A NJ 501-C3 Non Profit Corporation, raises funds through clothing and calendar sales, sponsorships and contributions.
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