Polar Plunge Starts in Rochester

Posted at: 02/08/2013 10:14 PM
Updated at: 02/08/2013 10:39 PM
By: Brianna Long

(ABC 6 News) -- You may have heard of it or even participated yourself. Rochester is one of 16 Minnesota communities taking part in this years polar bear plunge.

The goal of the plunge is to raise funds for Special Olympics Minnesota and is happening in Foster Arend Park.

The plunge officially begins Saturday afternoon at 1:15.

Last year, it raised $225,912