Hickory – Want to get a warm fuzzy from something extremely cold? Come join us at the 15th Annual Polar Plunge!

The Hickory Police Department will be hosting the 15th Annual Polar Plunge on Saturday, February 29 to benefit the Special Olympics of North Carolina.

The event will be held at the Wittenburg Wildlife Access on Lake Hickory. Registration will begin at 11:00am with the actual plunge being at 1:00pm. A minimum donation is required to take the plunge; $50 regular or for $30 students. All plungers will receive a free Polar Plunge t-shirt. (To pre-register, contact Chrystal Dieter at cdieter@hickorync.gov, 828-261-2642.

Warm campers will be available for changing clothes and coffee, hot chocolate, doughnuts will be offered as well for plungers.

To register on-line and create your own donation collection page visit: www.classy.org/event/2020-hickory-police-department-polar-plunge/e268782