The Polar Festival is coming up Feb 4th starting at 10am! Polar run and Plunge and Chilly Chili Cook off! Dont miss out!                                                                                                                                            Mardi Grad in the Mountains is coming up Feb 18th at Good Times! Come celebrate New Orleans style with Ron Short and the Possum Playboys starting at 7pm!                                                                                                                                                        Join us this Winter in Big Stone Gap for breathtaking scenery, great food, amazing music, and shopping! Give us a try, you won’t regret visiting our Winter Wonderland!                                                                                                                                                                           A Town Permit is no longer required to access Big Cherry! Get out and visit today!

POLAR BEAR RUN AND PLUNGE

POLAR BEAR RUN AND PLUNGE INFORMATION

Location:

Big Stone Gap Visitor Center
306 Wood Avenue E, Big Stone Gap, VA 24219

Date:

Feb 4th, 2023

Description

Our starting event for The Polar Festival!

5K Frozen Race with a Polar Plunge at the finish
-Start/Finish will be at The Big Stone Gap Visitor’s Center
**Option to Plunge Only or Race w/Plunge but registration fee is the same (everyone gets the awesome shirt).

All contestants partaking in the PLUNGE are highly encouraged to bring towels and a dry change of clothing because you will want to hang around for the rest of the Polar Festival. Fire pits will be set up to dry you our and warm you up. Adult beverages to knock off the chill. Chilly Chilly Cook-Off. Great music, food and fun for all!

The cost is $45. This is an official timed event with awards for Overall Top Female and Male & Age Group Awards.

Registering for the Polar Run & Plunge has several benefits. You get the 2023 shirt, you are entered as a Judge for the People’s Choice Award in the Chilly Chili Cook Off, and you get a Free Drink of your choice!

To Register for the Polar Plunge, click the link below:

2023 POLAR BEAR RUN & PLUNGE

 

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