Polar Bear Plunge

Guide to Lake Chelan's January WinterfestThe charming town of Chelan is transformed in to a winter paradise for this annual event. Enjoy beautiful ice sculptures, live music, a beach bonfire, polar bear splash, chili cookoff, fireworks and more.
Guide to New Year's Day 2013 Polar SwimsPlunge yourself into 2013 by participating (or observing!) one of these "cool" New Year's Day events around the Sound! Bring some warm clothes and get ready for icy fun!
Road Trips for New Year's in Washington Heading out of town for the close of 2012? Whether you head to the ocean or over the mountains, there are fun family-oriented events where you can sing Auld Lang Syne and welcome 2013!
New Year's Best Walks and Runs Around the SoundTake advantage of the last runs and walks of 2012 and the first of 2013 at one of these Puget Sound area events! Make a commitment to your health in the New Year!