The Warwick Valley Humane Society will sponsor their 4th Annual Polar Plunge during the Winter Carnival at the Breezy Point Inn, located at 620 Jersey Ave. in Greenwood Lake. The Winter Carnival kicks off on Fri., Feb. 16 with a torch lighting ceremony at 8:30 p.m., followed by the Miss Winter Carnival Contest at 9 p.m. A frozen T-shirt contest, spaghetti eating contest, egg race and toilet paper race will be held on Sat., Feb. 17 from 2 to 4 p.m. with a bonfire at 9 p.m.
On Sun., Feb. 18 a pancake breakfast will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. A toilet paper race will be held at 12:30 p.m. and a frozen T-shirt contest is set for 1 p.m. The ‘Go Jump in the Lake’ Polar Plunge will take off at 3 p.m. to benefit the Warwick Valley Humane Society. The registration fee is $25 per plunger. To register, visit www.wvhumane.org or www.active.com. A prize will be awarded to the plunger with the highest amount of sponsor donations.
After the polar plunge event there will be an auction at 4 p.m. The events at the Carnival are free. There is also free parking and a shuttle service will be available. For more information call 477-8100 or visit www.breezypointinn.com.