Tybee Polar Plunge

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The Tybee Polar Plunge returns to Tybee Island on Jan. 1, 2017!  Join thousands of people and take the plunge into the brisk Atlantic Ocean at 12 noon on New Year’s Day.  It’s a great way for the ENTIRE FAMILY to start off the New Year! Registration comes with a souvenir long-sleeve 2017 Tybee Polar Plunge T-shirt! Register here, avoid the long lines and be guaranteed the T-shirt size you want!

The fun kicks off with the legendary Gang of Goofs costume contest and parade! So gather up your gang of goofy friends and family, dream up your wackiest costumes and compete for great prizes!

WHERE: Tybee Island Pier and Pavilion – Tybee Island, GA 31328

WHEN: Sunday,  January 1, 2017


“Gang of Goofs” Contest and Parade!

The 2017 Tybee Polar Plunge also welcomes the return of the “Gang of Goofs” costume contest and Parade!

We are looking for groups of at least three (3) or more to dress up in their craziest, wackiest and funniest costumes! The Goofs will parade in front of an esteemed panel of judges to compete for some great prizes! Winner receive vacation stays on Tybee, complimentary attractions passes, restaurant gift certificates, free bike rentals and more!

The first place team will also receive the coveted Le “Gang of Goofs” trophy which will be engraved with their team name and displayed at the location of their choice for an entire year.

The “Gang of Goofs” parade will begin at approximately 11 am at the base of the Tybee Island Pier. The winners will be announced immediately prior to the Polar Plunge.

Each “Gang of Goofs” member must also register for the Tybee Polar Plunge. You must register your Gang of Goofs no later than 10:30 am Jan. 1, 2017!

Registration for the Tybee Polar Plunge and the “Gang of Goofs” contest is $25 for adults & $15 for children, and includes the official 2017 Long-Sleeve Tybee Polar Plunge T-Shirt!

For further information and to purchase tickets, please visit Tybee Polar Plunge.

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