Get all crazy with us!   The Hickory Nut Gorge Chamber of Commerce hosts its 8th Annual Lake Lure New Year’s Day Polar Plunge on the Beach at Lake Lure.  Join us in cheering these crazy’s on, or take the Plunge yourself.  Great prizes and great fun!11_1545601_269952686489007_183890429_n

This year we’ve challenged our fundraising event plungers into helping us raise funds for Lake Lure Fire & Rescue and Hickory Nut Gorge EMS.  Individuals and teams are encouraged to raise sponsorships.  Individuals and the team who raises the most in donations will get incredible prizes, as well the team with the most incredible outrageous team theme (costumes required) also wins an awesome prize.

Other prizes for Best Costume, Youngest and Oldest Plunger, Farthest Traveled and Mayor’s Choice will be awarded.

To find out more information about our areas biggest New Year’s Day event, go to Chamber’s Facebook page at Lake Lure New Year’s Day Polar Plunge, email Kat Canant at or call 828-243-0540.

There’s a Reason for the Freezin!  Fundraising on New Year’s Day.  Make it count with us!