7th Annual “Bill Murray Look-a-Like” Polar Bear Plunge

Wednesday, January 1, 2020 | 1 PM | Beachside at the Tides Hotel

“Come Freeze Your Bills Off”

For the 7th year, we will pay homage to one of Charleston’s funniest residents, Bill Murray! In celebration of the release of the franchises fourth film in 2020, this years plunge theme will be Ghostbusters! The Polar Bear Plunge will round out a weekend of festivities of Folly Beach including the Flip Flop Drop & Fireworks on New Year’s Eve. The event will include a costume contest, commemorative t-shirts, and of course, a plunge into the Atlantic! All attendees are encouraged to come in costume, especially as your favorite Bill Murray character, and be ready to ‘freeze your bills off’.

The Costume Contest will kick-off at 1pm. There is a $5 entry fee per person for anyone 18 and up. Categories include Best Bill Murray, Best Guy, Best Girl, Best Kid, and Best Team. Winners will receive cash & merchandise prizes. Check back on December 1st for link to enter!

The Plunge will occur at 2pm and is FREE for everyone!

The restaurants will be serving up specials and participating in a Bloody Mary Competition over the long holiday weekend: Saturday, December 28th through Tuesday, January 1st
Blu | Drop In Bar & Deli | Folly Beach Crab Shack | Jack of Cups | Loggerhead’s
Locklear’s on Little Oak | LowLife Bar | Pier 101 | Planet Follywood | Rita’s Seaside Grille |
Sand Dollar Social Club I Snapper Jack’s | St. James Gate | Surf Bar |
Taco Boy | The Washout | Wiki Wiki Sandbar | Woody’s