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:
Volunteer Coordinator Cheryl Singleton; Email:
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Site Information
Located In Community South 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 - park
Transportation Free shuttle bus available at South Oakville Centre (formerly Hopedale Mall)
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 raises money for water projects through World Vision Canada. 
* celebrating 33 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
Dates January 1, 2018
Areas Served Halton Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility * no restrictions 
* 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

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