Wrightsville Plunge

Sun January 1, 2023 Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480 US
Event Day Information

We are excited that you are joining us for the 8th Annual Wrightsville Plunge which benefits Communities in Schools of Cape Fear.   

We ask that you please take a few moments to read and review the instructions for this year's Plunge and work with us on creating a fun plunge into the Atlantic! 
12:00PM Plunge - 11:50 Corral Opens
12:30 PM Plunge - 12:20 Corral Opens

Arm Bands
You will need to show your  armband to enter your corral.  


1. Award for best costume!

2. Award for the team captain with the most money raised!

3. Award for the plunger who traveled the furthest! 

Virtual Plunge

If your plans have changed and you will not be with us on New Years Day at Wrightsville Beach, we would love for you to Plunge with us virtually!   Just post your Plunge Pictures Here for your chance to earn prizes!  Remember to tag us in your social media post #wrightsvilleplunge


Public parking is available at the beach, or you can find a spot in the Event Parking Lot at Wrightsville Beach Park and take our school bus shuttle down to the event, which will be running from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. 


What to do when you arrive at the beach

If you didn't pick up your shirt and armband at Friday's Packet Pick Up,  head to the Full Send tent to pick up your t-shirt and gear.   IF you picked up your shirt and armband on Friday.. you do not need to check in again at the beach. 

Plunge Swag
If you would like to purchase merch you can purchase Wrightsville Plunge Swag at the tables under the CIS tent. You can also purchase raffle tickets under the CIS tent for a chance to win a stand up paddle board and oar. Tickets are $5 for one or 5 for $20. 

After Party next to South End Surf Shop

Get Social

We love sharing this experience with you!  Post those plunge photos and tag #wrightsvilleplunge


Have a great time Washing away 2022 and Plunging into 2023!

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