Polar Bear Weekend
Posted on Monday, February 04th
Polar Bear Plunge Weekend
is February 15, 16 & 17
Friday Evening, February 15: Crowning of the Polar Bear Royal Family at LaCosta.
Saturday, February 16: Polar Bear Costume Contest at 12 noon at LaCosta, and “The Plunge” in the Atlantic Ocean from 2:00 to 2:15 p.m. NOTE: The official plunge location, with medical assistance and ocean rescue personnel on the site during the above mentioned times, is between 38th and 40th Street Beach.
Sunday, February 17: The Mike’s Seafood Polar Bear Run-Walk for Autism on the Promenade at 12 noon, and The Polar Bear Corn Hole Tournament at LaCosta at 2:00 p.m.
Polar Bear Jitney Service:
Friday, 6:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m.; Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 a.m., however service will be suspended on Landis Avenue from JFK Boulevard to 29th Street from approximately 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. There will be no Strathmere Jitney Service this weekend.