The ever-popular Sea Isle City Polar Bear Plunge takes a dip this Saturday with a full  weekend of events planned. The 24th annual Polar Weekend begins Friday night with the crowning of the Plunge Royal family; the Prince and Princess Contest (ages 12-16) and the King and Queen Contest (21 and over), at LaCosta Complex, JFK Boulevard and Landis Avenue.

The weekend will wrap up on Sun. 2/18 with the  Mike’s Seafood Run/Walk for Autism and the Polar Bear Cornhole Tournament.

The forecast for the 2pm plunge time Saturday is for sunshine with highs in the 30's and an ocean water temperature below 40 degrees.

Sea Isle City Polar Bear Plunge takes place at 2p Sat., at 38th street and the beach. Participating in the plunge costs $25 and you must be 12 years or older.  Proceeds from the Plunge benefit chamber events all year long! #sicplunge