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8th Annual Kiwanis Polar Bear Dip
January 1 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm CST
ADMISSION: Free to participate but $5 charitable contribution is encouraged
Bring in the New Year Gulf Coast style. Take the plunge into the Gulf of Mexico for a unique, family friendly, Polar Bear Dip in Gulf Shores.
The Kiwanis Club of Gulf Shores in partnership with The City of Gulf Shores, Bills by the Beach, and the Alabama Law Enforcement Torch Run present the 8th Annual Polar Bear Dip at high noon on January 1, 2019. The beach access and parking lot is located at 240 W. Beach Blvd, beside the new lifeguard building and directly across from Bills by the Beach.
Locals, snowbirds, and visitors are invited to join us for this uniquely coastal beach party featuring entertainment by DJ Chuck-E-Chill, free chili and hot chocolate, and fire pits on the beach. The event is totally free. Souvenir t-shirts and koozies will be available and donations are encouraged with 100% of the proceeds benefitting Alabama Special Olympics and the Kiwanis Club of Gulf Shores.