Courage Polar Bear Dip for World Vision

Site: Coronation Park

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-469-6677
Toll Free Phone 1-800-268-7243
Fax 905-469-9377
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Primary Contact Cheryl Singleton, Event Coordinator, Courage Polar Bear Dip; Email:
Alternate Contact Todd or Trent Courage, Event Founders; Email:
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Coronation Park
1426 Lakeshore Rd W
Oakville, ON L6L 6N1
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Intersection Third Line and Lakeshore Rd
Mailing Address 2380 Speers Rd 
Oakville, ON L6L 5M2
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Coronation Park
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Canada's largest Polar Bear Dip for charity
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1985
Funding Donations ; Fees
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) The annual event on New Year's Day raises money for water projects through World Vision Canada. 
* celebrating 35 years  
* 700 dippers and 5000 spectators at Coronation Park  
* free to attend, $25 registration fee for dippers  
* participants receive a free gift bag, certificate and t-shirt and are encouraged to raise money through pledges
Hours Starts at 12:30 pm with registration and live music 
* costume contest at 1:15 pm 
* prize draws at 1:55 pm 
* dip at 2 pm sharp
Areas Served Halton Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility No restrictions however dippers under 18 must have a parent sign their waiver
Application Register online, download a registration form, or register on the day of the Dip
Languages English
Fees Donation - dippers receive an official Polar Bear Dip T-shirt, certificate and swag bag
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Fundraising Campaigns ; Special Events
Older Adult Main Categories ARTS / CULTURE ; RECREATION
Older Adult Sub-Categories Festivals & Special Events ; Special Events

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