About The Plunge
Fundraising Expectations: In order to participate in the event you must raise at least $100
You may request a fundraising packet by email at firstname.lastname@example.org – please include your mailing address and phone number – or contact Mike @ 732.690.5929. Better yet – you can register through our online registration.
The more each plunger raises, the more great prizes they get!
$100 – Tee Shirt
$250 – Tee Shirt and Hat
$500 – All of the above plus Blanket
$1,000 – All of the above plus Vest
$2,000 – All of the above plus Custom Jacket
All items come with the exclusive Valentine Plunge logo – big time bragging rights!
Prizes will be awarded to:
- The individual who raises the largest amount of money
- Team that raises the largest amount of money
- The most Creative Costume – Team
- The most Creative Costume – Individual
- Most money raised by an individual under 18
In order to receive your swag and be eligible for prizes, you must check in at registration with either a completed registration form or your online contributor list showing the total raised.
Plunging as a Team or Individual:
If you are a solo plunger and want to register as an individual, indicate that you will be plunging as an individual when you register. If you would like to take the Plunge with your friends, simply come up with a team name. Each person registering online must register as an individual on the team page or if you’re registering with the brochure, make sure your team name is listed. No matter how you register, all plungers still need to raise the minimum $100 to participate.
What to Wear:
We suggest outer clothing that is warm and can be changed into and out of easily. You may wear a bathing suit, wet suit or dry suit, and certainly no skinny-dipping! We strongly recommend you wear shoes into the water. You should leave your wallet, keys, valuables and jewelry with your guests or don’t bring them at all. Large women’s and men’s tents will be set up on the beach where you can dress down and back up again.
When + Where to turn in the money you have collected:
1. Bring it to the pre-registration party at Leggett’s Sand Bar & Restaurant, 217 First Avenue in Manasquan on Friday, February 3rd from 6-9pm. Turn in your money, collective your incentives and enjoy the evening!
2. Bring it to the Plunge day registration at Leggett’s Sand Bar – Saturday, February 4th from 10-11:30am. Turn in your money, collective your incentives and get ready for the Big Plunge!
Pre-Plunge Party and Registration at Leggett’s – Friday, February 3rd from 6 to 9 – join us for the 11th Annual Valentine Plunge Pre-Party! At the party you can register for the plunge, collect your incentives, learn more about ALS and enjoy great entertainment, food & drink specials.
Register the day of the Plunge, Saturday, February 4th – 10-11:30 am at Leggett’s Sand Bar & Restaurant, 217 First Avenue, Manasquan.
Team photos will be taken between 11 and 11:45 am in front of Leggett’s just prior to the plunge.
The Plunge Begins! – 12:00pm sharp!
The Plunge will take place at Main Beach Manasquan located at the end of Main Street. Spectators are welcome! Bring your friends and family for support! Let’s all have a great time for a great cause.
Post Party Activities – Enjoy Buffet and Drink Specials at:
Leggett’s Sand Bar & Restaurant, 217 First Avenue, Manasquan – Awards at 1:30 pm.
Other Plunge Parties are at Manasquan Beach House, 390 East Main Street and Reef and Barrel, 153 Sea Girt Avenue in Manasquan.