Take The Plunge Into Big Bear Lake for Special Olympics


Come to Big Bear March 3 and take the plunge for Special Olympics Inland Empire.         ( Contributed photo)

By Susan A. Neufeld

Big Bear Lake, CA – Get ready to be freezin’ for a reason and show how brave you are, while raising funds for Special Olympics. Participate in Special Olympics Southern California’s annual Big Bear Polar Plunge — benefiting  Inland Empire athletes — on Saturday, March 3, at Veteran’s Park on the shores of Big Bear Lake.

Each plunger will receive a long sleeve shirt, a BBQ lunch and two-for-one ski passes, with a minimum of $50 raised. You can also register as “Too Chicken to Plunge”, raise $50 but you stay dry in the “Chicken Coop” while your friends take the plunge. Plungers are encouraged to come in a costume of their own creation.

The Big Bear Plunge takes place Saturday, March 3, 2018, at Veteran’s Park on the shores of Big Bear Lake. Registration opens at 10 a.m. with opening ceremony beginning at 11:45 a.m. The Family Fun Area, which includes law enforcement and fire department displays, a rock wall (weather permitting), a silent auction and raffle, and much more. The Family Fun Area is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For more information or to register visit: http://fundraising.sosc.org/site/TR?fr_id=1200&pg=entry or contact Abbey Leffler at aleffler@sosc.org or call (951) 703-6502.